Makalu
Weather Forecast, Nepal

 

Days 0-3 Makalu Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Fri night, min -11°C on Sun night). Mainly strong winds.

Days 3-6 Makalu Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Mon night, min -13°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Tue night, light winds from the W by Wed night).

Days 6-9 Makalu Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Fri afternoon, min -13°C on Thu night). Mainly fresh winds.

Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sun
28
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 PM
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
Wind km/h
50 W50
40 WSW40
40 WSW40
45 W45
40 WSW40
40 WSW40
40 W40
35 WSW35
30 WSW30
35 W35
40 WSW40
40 WSW40
40 WSW40
40 WSW40
25 WSW25
20 W20
25 SW25
25 WSW25
30 WSW30
30 WSW30
25 WSW25
25 WSW25
20 SW20
15 W15
20 W20
25 WSW25
25 WSW25
snow shwrs clear snow shwrs snow shwrs clear snow shwrs snow shwrs clear snow shwrs snow shwrs clear snow shwrs snow shwrs clear snow shwrs snow shwrs clear snow shwrs snow shwrs clear snow shwrs snow shwrs clear snow shwrs some clouds clear snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
4 - 3 2 - 3 1 - 4 2 - 7 4 - 8 3 - 4 2 - 3 2 - 3 - - 1
High °C
-8 -8 -8 -8 -9 -9 -9 -9 -9 -10 -10 -10 -11 -12 -12 -12 -12 -11 -11 -11 -10 -11 -12 -12 -12 -11 -11
Low °C
-9 -8 -8 -10 -9 -9 -11 -10 -10 -12 -11 -11 -13 -13 -12 -12 -12 -11 -13 -12 -11 -13 -12 -12 -12 -11 -11
Chill °C
-19 -18 -18 -18 -19 -19 -20 -19 -18 -20 -21 -21 -22 -23 -22 -20 -20 -20 -20 -21 -19 -20 -21 -19 -19 -19 -20
Freezing level m
4000 4350 4250 3950 4250 4050 3750 4100 4000 3550 4050 3950 3500 3750 3700 3500 3800 3800 3450 3900 3850 3500 3750 3700 3550 3950 3850
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-26-27-27-27-29-28-27-29-29-29-31-31-31-33-32-30-31-31-30-31-30-29-32-31-30-31-30-20-21-21-21-22-22-22-23-23-23-24-24-24-26-25-24-25-24-24-25-24-23-26-25-24-25-24-15-14-15-15-16-16-15-16-16-16-17-17-18-19-19-18-18-18-18-18-17-17-19-18-18-18-18-8-8-8-8-9-9-9-9-9-10-10-10-11-12-12-12-12-11-11-11-10-11-12-12-12-11-11-2-1-1-2-2-2-3-3-3-4-3-3-5-5-5-5-5-4-5-4-4-4-5-5-5-4-44664553442442221222332221331112121012129111191111999799891089981010
Sunrise
- 5:58 - - 6:00 - - 6:00 - - 6:01 - - 6:01 - - 6:01 - - 6:03 - - 6:03 - - 6:03 -
Sunset
- - 5:22 - - 5:22 - - 5:21 - - 5:20 - - 5:19 - - 5:17 - - 5:16 - - 5:15 - - 5:15

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Makalu at the specific elevation of 5500 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.
2 hours ago
-5.3° C
cloudy
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 340).
49 km
Mid: sky obscured
Kathmandu International Airport
171 km WSW
1337m alt.
1 hour ago
14° C
clear
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Low: few
Baghdogra (in-af
182 km SE
126m alt.
3 hours ago
21° C
partially cloudy
Mist dry and partly cloudy.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 1).
Mid: scattered
High: scattered
Pagri
197 km E
4301m alt.
2 hours ago
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
12 km
Mid: sky obscured
Xigazê or Rikaze ( 日喀则)
232 km NE
3837m alt.
2 hours ago
6.0° C
cloudy
No report.
7
Light winds from the WSW
(7 kph at 250).
50 km
Mid: sky obscured

* 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.

Makalu Photos