Makalu
Weather Forecast, Nepal

 

Days 0-3 Makalu Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Extremely cold (max -18°C on Mon morning, min -25°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the SW on Mon night, moderate winds from the WNW by Tue night).

Days 3-6 Makalu Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -22°C on Wed afternoon, min -24°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (strong winds from the WNW on Wed afternoon, extremely windy from the W by Thu night).

Days 6-9 Makalu Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Tue afternoon, min -25°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the W on Sun night, near gales 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
heavy 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
80 WSW80
85 WSW85
110 WSW110
105 WSW105
100 SW100
115 SW115
95 SW95
35 W35
45 NW45
55 NW55
40 WNW40
75 W75
105 W105
110 W110
115 W115
80 W80
80 W80
80 W80
80 W80
80 W80
100 W100
110 W110
135 W135
160 W160
140 W140
130 WNW130
125 WNW125
clear clear clear snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 1 11 34 18 5 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-22 -20 -20 -18 -18 -18 -21 -24 -24 -24 -22 -22 -23 -23 -23 -24 -24 -24 -24 -24 -24 -25 -24 -24 -23 -22 -20
Low °C
-22 -22 -20 -19 -18 -19 -22 -25 -25 -24 -24 -23 -23 -23 -24 -24 -24 -24 -24 -25 -24 -25 -25 -24 -24 -23 -21
Chill °C
-41 -39 -39 -37 -36 -37 -41 -42 -42 -42 -37 -37 -43 -44 -45 -44 -44 -44 -43 -44 -44 -47 -48 -48 -46 -44 -41
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
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
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 7500 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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