Kebnekaise
Weather Forecast, Sweden

 

Days 0-3 Kebnekaise Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Wed morning, min -7°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Tue afternoon, near gales from the WNW by Thu afternoon).

Days 3-6 Kebnekaise Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri night, min -8°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WSW on Fri night, light winds from the SSW by Sun night).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
clear
snow showers
cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
cloudy
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
Wind km/h
5 WSW5
15 SSE15
15 W15
15 WSW15
20 W20
5 SSE5
10 WSW10
25 WNW25
15 SSE15
20 SSE20
70 SW70
80 WNW80
50 NW50
15 SW15
25 SSW25
25 S25
10 SSW10
45 NW45
clear snow shwrs cloudy some clouds snow shwrs some clouds light snow snow shwrs cloudy light snow light snow mod. snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 1 - - 2 - 3 2 - 1 4 9 1 4 1 - - 3
High °C
-4 -4 0 -1 -2 -4 -3 -2 -4 -2 2 -2 -5 -2 0 -1 -3 -6
Low °C
-4 -6 -1 -2 -5 -5 -3 -7 -5 -3 -1 -4 -7 -8 -1 -4 -5 -7
Chill °C
-7 -8 -5 -6 -7 -9 -7 -11 -9 -8 -7 -13 -15 -10 -7 -7 -9 -16
Freezing level m
0 0 300 400 200 0 50 0 0 100 750 150 0 0 350 300 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-11-10-11-12-12-12-13-13-12-8-7-13-17-12-11-12-13-17-8-9-7-7-8-9-9-9-9-7-5-9-12-8-7-8-9-13-4-40-1-2-4-3-2-4-22-2-5-20-1-3-6
Sunrise
- - 5:47 - - 5:43 - - 5:39 - - 5:33 - - 5:30 - - 5:26
Sunset
5:57 - - 6:00 - - 6:04 - - 6:07 - - 6:12 - - 6:15 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Kebnekaise at the specific elevation of 500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Kebnekaise. 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 Sweden.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Tarfala
4 km NE
1151m alt.
1 hour ago
-9.9° C
-
7
Light winds from the NNW
(7 kph at 330).
Nikkaluokta
21 km E
470m alt.
1 hour ago
-15.6° C
-
7
Light winds from the NNW
(7 kph at 340).
>50 km
StoraSjoefallet
44 km S
425m alt.
1 hour ago
-10.9° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the SSE
(22 kph at 140).
>50 km
Ritsem
49 km SW
532m alt.
1 hour ago
-6.3° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 360).
>50 km
Abisko
53 km NNE
394m alt.
3 hours ago
-4.6° C
No report.
11
Light winds from the ESE
(11 kph at 120).

* 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 Kebnekaise and within an acceptable time window.

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