Erta Ale
Weather Forecast, Ethiopia

 

Days 0-3 Erta Ale Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Warm (max 43°C on Tue afternoon, min 35°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the N on Tue afternoon, calm by Thu night).

Days 3-6 Erta Ale Weather Summary:

Some drizzle, heaviest during Sat night. Warm (max 44°C on Sun afternoon, min 37°C on Fri morning). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 6-9 Erta Ale Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 10mm), heaviest on Thu night. Warm (max 44°C on Mon afternoon, min 33°C on Thu morning). Mainly fresh winds.

Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
thunderstorm
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
Wind km/h
5 SSE5
20 N20
20 NNE20
10 NNW10
15 N15
20 N20
5 NNE5
15 N15
25 N25
10 SE10
15 NNE15
25 N25
10 SSE10
10 N10
20 N20
10 SSE10
15 NNE15
20 NNE20
15 SSE15
15 NNE15
20 N20
15 SSE15
10 NNE10
15 N15
10 SE10
10 NNE10
15 N15
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear risk tstorm clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds risk tstorm
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 5
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
41 43 40 40 43 39 39 43 41 41 43 41 40 43 41 41 44 41 42 44 42 41 43 42 40 43 41
Low °C
38 43 36 37 42 35 37 42 36 37 43 37 38 42 37 38 43 37 39 44 37 38 43 37 38 42 35
Chill °C
41 43 40 40 43 39 39 43 41 41 43 41 40 43 41 41 44 41 42 44 42 41 43 42 40 43 41
Freezing level m
5200 5150 5250 5250 5050 5200 5200 5200 5250 5250 5150 5250 5150 5250 5200 5250 5250 5300 5300 5200 5200 5200 5200 5150 5150 5100 5150
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:05 - - 6:05 - - 6:05 - - 6:05 - - 6:05 - - 6:05 - - 6:05 - - 6:05 - - 6:05 - -
Sunset
- 6:35 - - 6:35 - - 6:34 - - 6:34 - - 6:32 - - 6:31 - - 6:31 - - 6:30 - - 6:30 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Erta Ale at the specific elevation of 0 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Erta Ale. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of Ethiopia.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Gizan Airport
417 km NNE
3m alt.
1 hour ago
n/a° C
clear
-
13
Light winds from the W
(13 kph at 270).
Gizan
419 km NNE
3m alt.
2 hours ago
32.6° C
Widespread dust in suspension not raised by wind.
11
Light winds from the WSW
(11 kph at 250).
27 km
Mid: clear
Addis Abab / ole
552 km S
2355m alt.
1 hour ago
14° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
9
Light winds from the WSW
(9 kph at 250).
Low: broken
Mid: broken
Abha Airport
553 km NNE
2084m alt.
1 hour ago
n/a° C
clear
-
7
Light winds from the WNW
(7 kph at 300).
Abha
555 km NNE
2084m alt.
2 hours ago
18.7° C
clear
Haze
7
Light winds from the WNW
(7 kph at 300).
29 km
Mid: clear

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Erta Ale and within an acceptable time window.

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