Gwächtenhorn
Weather Forecast, Switzerland

 

Days 0-3 Gwächtenhorn Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Tue night, min -18°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (gales from the NW on Sun night, light winds from the WNW by Wed afternoon).

Days 3-6 Gwächtenhorn Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Sat night, min -15°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Wed night, strong winds from the WNW by Sat night).

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
light snow
heavy snow
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
65 NW65
70 NW70
70 NW70
65 NW65
40 NW40
40 NW40
30 NW30
20 WNW20
20 WNW20
15 WNW15
15 SW15
10 SW10
15 WNW15
15 NNW15
20 NW20
20 WNW20
35 NW35
30 WNW30
heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow some clouds clear clear some clouds light snow snow shwrs some clouds light snow heavy snow snow shwrs clear snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
48 15 13 14 - - - - 3 2 - 1 18 2 - 9 2 1
High °C
-14 -16 -16 -17 -17 -16 -13 -13 -14 -14 -13 -13 -13 -14 -11 -10 -9 -8
Low °C
-16 -16 -16 -18 -18 -16 -15 -15 -15 -14 -14 -14 -15 -15 -13 -12 -9 -8
Chill °C
-29 -32 -32 -33 -30 -29 -23 -22 -22 -23 -20 -20 -20 -22 -19 -19 -19 -17
Freezing level m
1250 950 1000 700 350 350 0 750 900 800 700 950 1150 1150 1150 1200 1750 1900
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-14-16-16-17-17-16-13-13-14-14-13-13-13-14-11-10-9-8-7-10-10-11-12-12-10-9-9-9-9-8-7-8-7-5-4-3-1-3-3-4-6-7-8-3-4-4-3-3-2-2-203263321-1-243243554799
Sunrise
- 7:58 - - 8:00 - - 8:00 - - 8:02 - - 8:02 - - 8:03 -
Sunset
- - 4:37 - - 4:37 - - 4:37 - - 4:37 - - 4:37 - - 4:37

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Gwächtenhorn at the specific elevation of 3420 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Gwächtenhorn. 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 Switzerland.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Titlis
9 km N
3094m alt.
2 hours ago
-11.4° C
-
35
Fresh winds from the NW
(35 kph at 310).
Engelberg
13 km N
1035m alt.
2 hours ago
1.4° C
-
6
Light winds from the NNW
(6 kph at 330).
Andermatt
14 km ESE
1438m alt.
2 hours ago
0.4° C
-
26
Moderate winds from the ESE
(26 kph at 120).
Goeschenen
14 km E
952m alt.
3 hours ago
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 170).
Grimsel-Hospiz
14 km S
1980m alt.
2 hours ago
-3.8° C
-
44
Strong winds from the N
(44 kph at 350).

* 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 Gwächtenhorn and within an acceptable time window.

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