Erta Ale
Weather Forecast, Ethiopia

 

Days 0-3 Erta Ale Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 19mm), heaviest on Sun night. Warm (max 38°C on Sun afternoon, min 31°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Erta Ale Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Wed night. Warm (max 36°C on Fri afternoon, min 30°C on Wed night). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 6-9 Erta Ale Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 6mm), mostly falling on Mon night. Warm (max 37°C on Sat afternoon, min 30°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat morning, fresh winds from the N by Tue night).

Saturday
28
Sunday
29
Monday
30
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
thunderstorm
clear
clear
thunderstorm
clear
clear
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
rain showers
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
clear
thunderstorm
clear
clear
clear
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
Wind km/h
20 SSE20
10 ENE10
10 N10
5 SE5
5 NE5
10 NNW10
15 SSE15
5 E5
15 N15
10 NW10
5 E5
20 NNW20
5 NW5
15 NNE15
20 N20
0 SE0
5 N5
25 N25
5 S5
15 N15
15 N15
5 N5
15 NNE15
20 N20
5 SE5
10 N10
30 N30
clear clear risk tstorm clear clear risk tstorm clear clear risk tstorm risk tstorm rain shwrs risk tstorm some clouds some clouds risk tstorm some clouds clear risk tstorm clear clear clear risk tstorm some clouds some clouds risk tstorm risk tstorm risk tstorm
Rain
Rain mm
- - 7 - - 6 - - 6 1 1 2 - - 2 - - 1 - - - 1 - - 2 1 2
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
35 38 35 35 37 33 34 37 33 32 34 33 32 35 33 33 36 35 35 37 36 34 36 35 33 35 33
Low °C
33 37 32 33 37 32 32 36 31 31 33 30 31 34 32 32 35 33 33 36 33 33 35 32 32 35 30
Chill °C
35 38 35 35 37 33 34 37 33 32 34 33 32 35 33 33 36 35 35 37 36 34 36 35 33 35 33
Freezing level m
5300 5250 5200 5150 5150 5150 5150 5100 5000 4950 5250 5000 5100 5200 5200 5100 5150 5200 5100 5100 5200 5000 5000 5000 5000 5050 4950
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
5:58 - - 5:58 - - 6:00 - - 6:00 - - 6:00 - - 6:00 - - 6:01 - - 6:01 - - 6:01 - -
Sunset
- 6:46 - - 6:46 - - 6:46 - - 6:46 - - 6:46 - - 6:45 - - 6:45 - - 6:45 - - 6:45 -

This table gives the weather forecast for Erta Ale at the specific elevation of 613 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
SHIP4582
243 km NNE
-m alt.
3 hours ago
33.0° C
State of sky unchanged.
11
Light winds from the ESE
(11 kph at 110).
10 km
Mid: scattered
Gizan Airport
418 km NNE
3m alt.
52 minutes ago
32° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
6
Light winds from the WSW
(6 kph at 250).
Low: few
Mid: broken
Gizan
420 km NNE
3m alt.
3 hours ago
33.0° C
clear
Haze
9
Light winds from the SW
(9 kph at 220).
29 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Addis Abab / ole
555 km S
2355m alt.
52 minutes ago
14° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
7
Light winds from the E
(7 kph at 100).
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
High: broken
Abha Airport
555 km NNE
2084m alt.
52 minutes ago
21° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Low: scattered

* 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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