Makalu
Weather Forecast, Nepal

 

Makalu Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoon. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Fri night, min -25°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Wed night, fresh winds from the NW by Fri afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoon. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Sat morning, min -24°C on Mon morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the W on Sun afternoon, light winds from the W by Mon night).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoon. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Tue afternoon, min -23°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the W on Tue morning, gales from the W by Thu afternoon).

Tuesday
30
Wednesday
1
Thursday
2
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
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
15 SSE15
10 S10
10 SSW10
15 SW15
15 W15
15 NW15
15 WNW15
35 NW35
20 W20
40 W40
35 WNW35
25 W25
35 WSW35
60 W60
25 W25
20 WNW20
15 W15
25 WNW25
25 W25
45 W45
50 W50
55 W55
60 W60
45 W45
50 W50
65 W65
60 W60
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 4 3 - 10 4 - 6 1 2 10 9 5 12 3 - 6 10 1 5 3 - 1 2 - 2 3
High °C
-25 -24 -24 -24 -23 -22 -22 -20 -19 -20 -21 -21 -23 -22 -21 -23 -22 -21 -22 -20 -21 -21 -20 -21 -22 -22 -21
Low °C
-25 -25 -24 -24 -24 -22 -22 -21 -19 -21 -22 -22 -23 -23 -22 -24 -23 -22 -22 -22 -21 -22 -22 -22 -23 -23 -22
Chill °C
-34 -32 -32 -32 -32 -33 -32 -33 -31 -32 -34 -32 -36 -39 -35 -35 -31 -32 -32 -35 -36 -37 -37 -36 -38 -40 -37
Freezing level m
4700 4700 4450 4800 4750 4600 5000 5150 4900 5100 5100 4750 4950 4950 4650 4900 5050 4800 5000 5100 4750 5050 5000 4700 5000 4950 4650
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Sunrise
5:22 - - 5:22 - - 5:20 - - 5:20 - - 5:20 - - 5:18 - - 5:18 - - 5:16 - - 5:16 - -
Sunset
- 6:25 - - 6:27 - - 6:27 - - 6:28 - - 6:28 - - 6:29 - - 6:29 - - 6:30 - - 6:30 -

Makalu Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoonExtremely cold (max -19°C on Fri night, min -25°C on Wed morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Wed night, fresh winds from the NW by Fri afternoon)

Makalu Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoonExtremely cold (max -20°C on Sat morning, min -24°C on Mon morning)Winds decreasing (near gales from the W on Sun afternoon, light winds from the W by Mon night)

Makalu Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoonExtremely cold (max -20°C on Tue afternoon, min -23°C on Thu morning)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the W on Tue morning, gales from the W by Thu afternoon)

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Makalu at the specific elevation of 8462 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
Taplejung
82 km SE
1732m alt.
3 hours ago
17.8° C
clear
Haze
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
4.0 km
Mid: scattered
Tingri-Shekar or Dingri or Dhingri ( 定日)
83 km N
4302m alt.
3 hours ago
3.8° C
clear
Clear skies.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 90).
50 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Okhaldhunga
87 km SSW
1720m alt.
3 hours ago
17.6° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 90).
28 km
Mid: overcast
Dhankuta
104 km SSE
1445m alt.
3 hours ago
23.6° C
Mist
2
Calm
(2 kph at 190).
5.0 km
Mid: scattered
Darjeeling
149 km SE
2127m alt.
3 hours ago
16.4° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
4 km
Mid: scattered

* 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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