K2
Weather Forecast, Pakistan

 

Days 0-3 K2 Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed morning. Extremely cold (max -28°C on Fri afternoon, min -36°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the SW on Wed afternoon, moderate winds from the SW by Thu morning).

Days 3-6 K2 Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun night. Extremely cold (max -30°C on Sat morning, min -34°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Sat morning, fresh winds from the SSW by Mon night).

Days 6-9 K2 Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue morning. Extremely cold (max -34°C on Tue morning, min -39°C on Thu night). Mainly near gales.

Tuesday
22
Wednesday
23
Thursday
24
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
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
70 SW70
70 SW70
35 SW35
25 WSW25
35 W35
30 W30
30 W30
55 W55
40 WSW40
50 WSW50
45 SW45
35 SW35
35 SSW35
40 SW40
45 SSW45
45 SW45
35 SSW35
35 SSW35
50 SSW50
50 SW50
50 SW50
45 SW45
40 SW40
40 SSW40
45 SSW45
50 SW50
40 SSW40
light snow light snow light snow light snow some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs light snow light snow light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 3 5 1 - - - - - - 1 3 1 2 4 1 2 3 3 3 3 1 2 2 1 3 2
High °C
-29 -30 -32 -36 -34 -31 -30 -28 -28 -30 -30 -31 -31 -31 -31 -34 -34 -34 -34 -35 -35 -36 -36 -35 -35 -35 -37
Low °C
-30 -31 -35 -36 -35 -33 -31 -29 -31 -31 -30 -31 -31 -31 -34 -34 -34 -34 -34 -35 -36 -36 -36 -36 -35 -36 -39
Chill °C
-50 -52 -53 -51 -51 -47 -45 -47 -48 -49 -48 -48 -48 -49 -50 -54 -53 -51 -54 -56 -55 -57 -57 -55 -55 -56 -57
Freezing level m
2750 2750 2000 2100 1600 1150 2200 2050 1850 2600 2550 2150 2550 2450 2100 2300 2150 1800 2100 2000 1500 1950 1800 1350 2000 1900 1250
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
7:03 - - 7:03 - - 7:01 - - 7:01 - - 7:01 - - 7:01 - - 7:01 - - 7:00 - - 7:00 - -
Sunset
- 5:02 - - 5:04 - - 5:05 - - 5:06 - - 5:07 - - 5:07 - - 5:08 - - 5:09 - - 5:12 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for K2 at the specific elevation of 7000 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.
1 hour ago
-8.4° C
clear
Haze
4
Calm
(4 kph at 180).
25 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Srinagar
252 km SSW
1587m alt.
1 hour ago
-0.2° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 50).
4 km
Mid: overcast
Gulmarg
280 km SSW
2652m alt.
1 hour ago
-2.6° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
4 km
Mid: overcast
QaziGund
287 km S
1739m alt.
1 hour ago
-1.6° C
Mist
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
1 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Shache
290 km NNE
1232m alt.
1 hour ago
-8.0° C
clear
Haze
4
Calm
(4 kph at 270).
2.2 km
Mid: mostly cloudy

* 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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