K2
Weather Forecast, Pakistan

 

Days 0-3 K2 Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Extremely cold (max -41°C on Sat afternoon, min -44°C on Tue morning). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the SW on Sun night, strong winds from the SSW by Tue morning).

Days 3-6 K2 Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue afternoon. Extremely cold (max -44°C on Tue afternoon, min -50°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the SSW on Tue night, strong winds from the SSW by Thu morning).

Days 6-9 K2 Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -43°C on Tue morning, min -50°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the SW on Sat morning, light winds from the WSW by Mon night).

Friday
25
Saturday
26
Sunday
27
Mon
28
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 AM
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
55 SW55
65 WSW65
50 SW50
60 SSW60
100 SW100
95 SSW95
100 SSW100
60 SSW60
45 SSW45
55 SSW55
65 SW65
50 SSW50
55 SSW55
50 SSW50
40 SSW40
45 SSW45
45 SSW45
70 SW70
65 SW65
75 SW75
90 SW90
60 SW60
60 SW60
40 WSW40
50 WSW50
45 SW45
45 SW45
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 3 2 2 6 3 5 7 3 3 5 1 2 2 1 1 - - 1 1 1 1 - - - - -
High °C
-41 -41 -42 -41 -41 -43 -42 -42 -43 -44 -44 -47 -47 -47 -49 -50 -49 -49 -49 -48 -48 -50 -49 -48 -45 -44 -47
Low °C
-41 -42 -43 -42 -43 -43 -43 -43 -44 -44 -47 -47 -47 -49 -50 -50 -49 -50 -50 -49 -49 -50 -50 -49 -47 -46 -48
Chill °C
-66 -66 -66 -66 -68 -71 -71 -70 -65 -68 -70 -72 -73 -72 -73 -76 -73 -76 -77 -76 -79 -81 -76 -72 -69 -68 -70
Freezing level m
2550 2000 2600 2450 2150 2500 2450 2100 2400 2350 1800 2000 1900 1300 1700 1500 900 1550 1350 900 1650 1400 800 1500 1150 1000 1800
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 7:01 - - 7:01 - - 7:01 - - 7:00 - - 7:00 - - 6:58 - - 6:58 - - 6:58 - - 6:56
Sunset
5:06 - - 5:07 - - 5:07 - - 5:08 - - 5:09 - - 5:12 - - 5:13 - - 5:14 - - 5:15 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for K2 at the specific elevation of 8612 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
-2.8° C
light snow
Intermittent light snow.
Wind obs. (7 kph from 70 degs) was rejected
.
37 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Srinagar
252 km SSW
1587m alt.
1 hour ago
3.0° C
clear
Haze
2
Calm
(2 kph at 360).
2 km
Mid: overcast
QaziGund
287 km S
1739m alt.
1 hour ago
3.2° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
2 km
Mid: overcast
Shache
290 km NNE
1232m alt.
1 hour ago
0.2° C
cloudy
No report.
7
Light winds from the ENE
(7 kph at 70).
15 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Banihal
292 km S
1630m alt.
1 hour ago
10.4° C
light rain
Intermittent light drizzle.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
4 km
Mid: overcast

* 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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