Giant's Castle
Weather Forecast, South Africa

 

Days 0-3 Giant's Castle Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Thu afternoon, min -5°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the WNW on Thu night, light winds from the SW by Sun morning).

Days 3-6 Giant's Castle Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 24mm), heaviest during Tue night. Later becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Wed afternoon. Mild temperatures (max 8°C on Mon afternoon, min 2°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Sun afternoon, severe gales from the NW by Wed morning).

Days 6-9 Giant's Castle Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Sat afternoon, min -4°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Wed night, gales from the WNW by Fri night).

Wednesday
22
Thursday
23
Friday
24
Sat
25
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 AM
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
rain showers
thunderstorm
rain showers
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
60 WNW60
85 WNW85
40 NW40
20 WNW20
20 NNW20
25 NNW25
40 WNW40
20 WSW20
10 WNW10
20 W20
50 W50
50 WNW50
50 WNW50
45 NW45
40 NW40
35 N35
75 NNW75
55 NNW55
15 W15
10 NW10
15 NW15
15 NNW15
30 NW30
35 WNW35
40 WNW40
55 WNW55
65 WNW65
clear clear clear some clouds light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear rain shwrs risk tstorm rain shwrs snow shwrs clear some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3 19 2 - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 5 3 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - 1 1 - - - -
High °C
8 7 6 4 -3 -4 -2 4 6 6 5 6 8 7 5 6 5 3 2 0 -3 -3 -3 -1 2 2 4
Low °C
8 6 5 1 -5 -5 -3 0 6 6 4 4 8 5 4 5 3 3 1 -3 -4 -3 -3 -2 1 1 2
Chill °C
2 1 0 -2 -8 -11 -10 0 5 3 -2 0 3 1 -1 1 -2 -5 -4 -3 -8 -8 -9 -8 -5 -5 -3
Freezing level m
4250 4250 4000 3350 2500 2600 3000 3700 4100 4050 4000 4200 4400 4050 4000 3950 3800 3650 3350 2900 2800 2850 2750 3100 3550 3550 3950
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
8764-3-4-24665687565320-3-3-3-12241512121021361112912141111129985232586112418201888981821142123161821141716111011813161319
Sunrise
- - 6:33 - - 6:31 - - 6:31 - - 6:30 - - 6:28 - - 6:28 - - 6:26 - - 6:26 - - 6:24
Sunset
5:37 - - 5:38 - - 5:38 - - 5:39 - - 5:40 - - 5:40 - - 5:42 - - 5:42 - - 5:43 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Giant's Castle at the specific elevation of 3280 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Giant's Castle. 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 South Africa.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Giants Castle
9 km NNE
1763m alt.
2 hours ago
21.9° C
-
19
Light winds from the W
(19 kph at 260).
Estcourt
53 km NE
1146m alt.
2 hours ago
-
6
Light winds from the SSW
(6 kph at 210).
Shaleburn
53 km S
1613m alt.
2 hours ago
20.9° C
-
13
Light winds from the WNW
(13 kph at 290).
Cedara
80 km ESE
1100m alt.
2 hours ago
11.1° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the N
(7 kph at 360).
Ladysmith
90 km NNE
1069m alt.
2 hours ago
-

* 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 Giant's Castle and within an acceptable time window.

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