K2
Weather Forecast, Pakistan

 

Days 0-3 K2 Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Wed night, min -18°C on Wed morning). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 K2 Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat night. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Mon night, min -17°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SW on Sun morning, light winds from the SW by Mon afternoon).

Days 6-9 K2 Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Tue morning, min -16°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Tue afternoon, strong winds from the SW by Fri morning).

Tuesday
21
Wednesday
22
Thursday
23
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
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
20 SW20
10 SW10
20 SSW20
20 SSW20
10 SW10
15 SSW15
25 SW25
15 SW15
25 SSW25
35 SW35
25 SW25
25 SSW25
35 SW35
15 SW15
25 SW25
25 SW25
10 SW10
15 SW15
25 SW25
15 SW15
20 SW20
30 SW30
15 SW15
25 SW25
30 SW30
15 SW15
30 SW30
clear some clouds clear clear clear some clouds clear snow shwrs snow shwrs clear snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - 1 2 - 3 7 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-18 -18 -15 -16 -16 -15 -15 -16 -15 -16 -16 -15 -16 -17 -15 -14 -15 -13 -13 -15 -13 -14 -15 -13 -13 -14 -13
Low °C
-18 -18 -17 -16 -17 -16 -15 -16 -15 -16 -17 -16 -17 -17 -17 -14 -16 -15 -13 -16 -15 -14 -16 -16 -14 -15 -15
Chill °C
-28 -27 -24 -25 -25 -21 -24 -26 -23 -27 -26 -24 -28 -29 -25 -24 -24 -21 -21 -24 -22 -24 -25 -23 -23 -24 -24
Freezing level m
5300 5550 5200 5650 5800 5550 5800 5850 5550 5700 5850 5500 5650 5800 5500 5850 5900 5750 5950 5950 5700 5900 5950 5750 6000 6050 5750
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
5:11 - - 5:11 - - 5:13 - - 5:13 - - 5:15 - - 5:15 - - 5:16 - - 5:16 - - 5:18 - -
Sunset
- 6:44 - - 6:43 - - 6:42 - - 6:39 - - 6:38 - - 6:37 - - 6:37 - - 6:35 - - 6:34 -

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.
3 hours ago
21.6° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 160).
32 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Srinagar
252 km SSW
1587m alt.
3 hours ago
21.6° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 50).
4 km
Mid: scattered
Shache
290 km NNE
1232m alt.
3 hours ago
23.0° C
-
7
Light winds from the WSW
(7 kph at 250).
32 km
Mid: few
Balakot
333 km SW
981m alt.
3 hours ago
21.5° C
partially cloudy
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 360).
4000 km
Hotan ( 和田)
336 km ENE
1375m alt.
3 hours ago
26.4° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 110).
34 km
Mid: scattered

* 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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