Makalu
Weather Forecast, Nepal

 

Days 0-3 Makalu Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -33°C on Sun afternoon, min -38°C on Fri afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Sat morning, severe gales from the NW by Sat night).

Days 3-6 Makalu Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue afternoon. Extremely cold (max -35°C on Mon morning, min -39°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (strong winds from the WSW on Tue morning, severe gales from the W by Tue night).

Days 6-9 Makalu Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri night. Extremely cold (max -33°C on Sun night, min -40°C on Fri morning). Winds increasing (near gales from the W on Thu afternoon, extremely windy from the W by Fri night).

Thursday
24
Friday
25
Saturday
26
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
partially cloudy
snow showers
clear
clear
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
20 WNW20
20 NW20
55 NW55
15 W15
50 NW50
60 NW60
45 WNW45
60 WNW60
75 W75
65 W65
65 W65
50 W50
50 WSW50
60 WSW60
80 W80
70 W70
80 W80
75 W75
65 W65
65 W65
70 W70
60 WSW60
80 W80
105 WSW105
75 W75
70 WSW70
70 WSW70
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 2 - - 1 - - - - - 1 - 1 5 4 - - - - - - - - 1 - 1 1
High °C
-37 -37 -35 -35 -35 -35 -34 -33 -33 -35 -35 -35 -38 -38 -38 -39 -37 -37 -38 -37 -37 -39 -38 -36 -37 -35 -35
Low °C
-37 -38 -36 -36 -36 -36 -34 -34 -34 -36 -35 -37 -38 -38 -39 -39 -39 -37 -38 -38 -39 -40 -39 -37 -37 -36 -35
Chill °C
-54 -52 -56 -53 -56 -55 -57 -54 -54 -59 -58 -58 -59 -61 -62 -64 -62 -62 -63 -61 -61 -64 -64 -63 -62 -58 -59
Freezing level m
3000 2750 2750 3250 2950 3050 3600 3350 3250 3550 3200 2850 3050 2850 2550 3000 2600 2600 3100 2600 2550 3000 2550 2900 3400 3100 3100
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Sunrise
6:48 - - 6:48 - - 6:48 - - 6:48 - - 6:47 - - 6:47 - - 6:47 - - 6:46 - - 6:46 - -
Sunset
- 5:24 - - 5:25 - - 5:25 - - 5:27 - - 5:28 - - 5:29 - - 5:30 - - 5:30 - - 5:30 -

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.
2 hours ago
14.8° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
26 km
Mid: few
Tingri-Shekar or Dingri or Dhingri ( 定日)
83 km N
4302m alt.
2 hours ago
-2.4° C
clear
No report.
7
Light winds from the W
(7 kph at 270).
50 km
Mid: clear
Okhaldhunga
87 km SSW
1720m alt.
2 hours ago
16.0° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 90).
35 km
Mid: few
Dhankuta
104 km SSE
1445m alt.
2 hours ago
18.0° C
clear
Haze
2
Calm
(2 kph at 200).
2.0 km
Mid: few
Biratnagar Airport
156 km S
72m alt.
2 hours ago
24.4° C
-
9
Light winds from the SE
(9 kph at 180).
26 km
Mid: clear

* 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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