Makalu
Weather Forecast, Nepal

 

Days 0-3 Makalu Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Mon morning, min -9°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SW on Mon night, light winds from the W by Tue afternoon).

Days 3-6 Makalu Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Thu morning, min -7°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WNW on Wed afternoon, strong winds from the W by Thu night).

Days 6-9 Makalu Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Tue morning, min -9°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (gales from the W on Sun night, moderate winds from the WNW by Tue night).

Saturday
22
Sunday
23
Monday
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
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
35 WSW35
35 WSW35
45 WSW45
40 WSW40
35 SW35
45 SW45
40 SW40
15 W15
30 NW30
20 WNW20
20 W20
35 W35
40 WSW40
45 W45
50 W50
30 W30
35 WNW35
35 W35
30 W30
35 W35
45 W45
45 WSW45
55 W55
65 W65
50 W50
50 WNW50
50 WNW50
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 1 5 16 10 3 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-3 -3 -3 -2 -2 -2 -3 -5 -8 -4 -4 -4 -2 -4 -6 -4 -5 -6 -5 -5 -6 -5 -6 -8 -6 -6 -4
Low °C
-4 -3 -3 -2 -2 -3 -4 -7 -9 -6 -5 -4 -3 -5 -7 -5 -6 -6 -5 -7 -7 -6 -8 -9 -7 -8 -7
Chill °C
-11 -11 -11 -10 -10 -10 -12 -13 -18 -11 -10 -10 -10 -13 -16 -12 -13 -15 -13 -13 -15 -14 -16 -20 -16 -16 -14
Freezing level m
4050 3900 3900 4150 4100 4150 3900 3350 2850 3950 3750 3800 4150 3600 3400 3850 3450 3450 3800 3400 3400 3700 3100 2900 3500 3000 3600
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mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:39 - - 6:39 - - 6:41 - - 6:41 - - 6:41 - - 6:43 - - 6:43 - - 6:43 - - 6:43 - -
Sunset
- 5:02 - - 5:04 - - 5:04 - - 5:04 - - 5:05 - - 5:05 - - 5:06 - - 5:06 - - 5:07 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Makalu at the specific elevation of 4500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Makalu. 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 Nepal.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Tingri-Shekar or Dingri or Dhingri ( 定日)
83 km N
4302m alt.
1 hour ago
-10.6° C
clear
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 220).
30 km
Darjeeling
149 km SE
2127m alt.
3 hours ago
8.0° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
4 km
Mid: clear
Gangtok-in-sikkim
163 km ESE
1764m alt.
3 hours ago
7.6° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
10 km
Mid: clear
Kalimpong
164 km ESE
1209m alt.
3 hours ago
10.4° C
-
17
Light winds from the NW
(17 kph at 320).
20 km
Mid: few
Kathmandu International Airport
171 km WSW
1337m alt.
1 hour ago
14° C
clear
-
6
Light winds from the ESE
(6 kph at 120).
Low: few

* 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 Makalu and within an acceptable time window.

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