K2 weather

K2
Weather Forecast, Pakistan

 

K2 Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -26°C on Fri night, min -31°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SW on Fri night, light winds from the W by Mon afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Wed morning, min -29°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Mon night, near gales from the WSW by Wed afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -24°C on Sun afternoon, min -28°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WSW on Thu night, calm by Sat night).

Friday
20
Saturday
21
Sun
22
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 PM
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
40 SW40
30 SW30
40 SW40
30 SW30
25 SW25
30 WSW30
20 WSW20
10 WSW10
10 W10
5 WSW5
10 WSW10
15 WSW15
25 WSW25
50 WSW50
55 WSW55
30 WSW30
35 SW35
40 WSW40
40 SW40
50 WSW50
35 SW35
35 SW35
20 SSW20
5 SSW5
5 WSW5
5 W5
10 SW10
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 2 - - - - -
High °C
-26 -29 -28 -30 -29 -29 -30 -28 -28 -28 -27 -26 -25 -23 -23 -25 -25 -25 -27 -25 -25 -25 -25 -25 -27 -25 -24
Low °C
-29 -30 -29 -31 -31 -30 -30 -29 -29 -29 -28 -27 -27 -24 -25 -26 -26 -26 -28 -27 -25 -27 -27 -26 -28 -27 -25
Chill °C
-38 -45 -44 -47 -43 -44 -42 -38 -37 -34 -35 -35 -38 -39 -40 -42 -40 -41 -44 -42 -40 -40 -37 -35 -27 -30 -31
Freezing level m
1700 2100 1550 1200 1750 1200 800 1650 1200 1100 1950 1400 1400 2300 1650 1600 2300 1850 1700 2350 2250 1900 2400 2100 1700 2300 1700
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 6:54 - - 6:56 - - 6:56 - - 6:56 - - 6:58 - - 6:58 - - 6:58 - - 7:00 - - 7:00 -
Sunset
- - 4:39 - - 4:40 - - 4:40 - - 4:40 - - 4:42 - - 4:42 - - 4:43 - - 4:43 - - 4:44

K2 Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for K2 is: A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -26°C on Fri night, min -31°C on Sat night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SW on Fri night, light winds from the W by Mon afternoon).

K2 Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -23°C on Wed morning, min -29°C on Mon night)Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Mon night, near gales from the WSW by Wed afternoon).

K2 Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -24°C on Sun afternoon, min -28°C on Thu night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the WSW on Thu night, calm by Sat night).

This table gives the weather forecast for K2 at the specific elevation of 6000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of K2. 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 Pakistan.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Guma (Goma) Tow / ishan ( 固玛镇)
248 km NE
1376m alt.
3 hours ago
-6.1° C
Mist
4
Calm
(4 kph at 310).
3.5 km
Srinagar
252 km SSW
1587m alt.
3 hours ago
2.6° C
Mist
2
Calm
(2 kph at 320).
500 m
Mid: overcast
Shache
290 km NNE
1232m alt.
3 hours ago
-5.1° C
clear
Haze
0
Calm
(0 kph at 360).
1.1 km
Balakot
333 km SW
981m alt.
3 hours ago
7.0° C
light rain
Intermittent light rain.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
4 km
Mid: overcast
Hotan ( 和田)
336 km ENE
1375m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.1° C
clear
Haze
0
Calm
(0 kph at 360).
3.5 km

* 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 K2 and within an acceptable time window.

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