K2
Weather Forecast, Pakistan

 

Days 0-3 K2 Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -24°C on Wed afternoon, min -35°C on Tue morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the NNW on Tue morning, moderate winds from the WSW by Wed morning).

Days 3-6 K2 Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri afternoon. Extremely cold (max -29°C on Fri morning, min -37°C on Sun morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the SW on Fri afternoon, light winds from the W by Sun night).

Days 6-9 K2 Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -27°C on Tue night, min -36°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Mon night, strong winds from the NW by Tue afternoon).

Monday
1
Tuesday
2
Wednesday
3
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
60 NNW60
50 NW50
50 NW50
20 WSW20
40 W40
35 WSW35
30 SW30
40 WSW40
30 WSW30
35 SW35
75 SW75
65 SW65
60 SW60
60 WSW60
50 SW50
35 SW35
35 WSW35
15 W15
20 SW20
15 WSW15
15 W15
35 WNW35
45 NW45
25 WNW25
10 WNW10
15 WNW15
20 SW20
clear clear clear clear clear clear snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear snow shwrs some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - 1 2 - - 1 3 1 1 - - - - - 1 - - - - - - -
High °C
-34 -32 -26 -25 -24 -24 -26 -29 -29 -29 -30 -31 -34 -35 -35 -36 -36 -35 -35 -36 -35 -35 -31 -27 -27 -28 -27
Low °C
-35 -34 -30 -25 -25 -25 -28 -30 -31 -30 -31 -33 -35 -36 -36 -37 -36 -35 -36 -36 -36 -35 -34 -29 -28 -29 -27
Chill °C
-56 -52 -42 -39 -40 -40 -41 -45 -46 -45 -52 -49 -53 -57 -57 -55 -55 -52 -47 -50 -48 -52 -50 -40 -39 -40 -39
Freezing level m
3200 3400 2750 4100 3950 3150 4000 3850 2900 3750 3500 3050 3400 3300 2450 3200 3150 2200 3250 3200 2150 3200 3250 2450 3800 3800 2900
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
5:48 - - 5:48 - - 5:47 - - 5:45 - - 5:43 - - 5:41 - - 5:41 - - 5:39 - - 5:37 - -
Sunset
- 6:09 - - 6:10 - - 6:10 - - 6:12 - - 6:13 - - 6:14 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for K2 at the specific elevation of 8000 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.
2 hours ago
22.4° C
-
Wind obs. (7 kph from 290 degs) was rejected
.
39 km
Mid: scattered
Srinagar
252 km SSW
1587m alt.
2 hours ago
19.0° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 140).
4 km
Mid: scattered
Srinagar (ci / i
266 km SSW
1666m alt.
1 hour ago
19° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
Wind obs. (6 kph from 260 degs) was rejected
.
Low: few
Mid: scattered
QaziGund
287 km S
1739m alt.
2 hours ago
19.0° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 270).
4 km
Mid: few
Shache
290 km NNE
1232m alt.
2 hours ago
20.0° C
partially cloudy
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 70).
30 km
Mid: clear

* 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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