Mount Kenya
Weather Forecast, Kenya

 

Days 0-3 Mount Kenya Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 2°C on Tue night, min 1°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount Kenya Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sat morning, min 0°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Mount Kenya Weather Summary:

Mild at first with light rain (total 9mm) on Tue afternoon followed by colder weather and light fall of snow, heaviest on Wed night. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 3°C on Wed afternoon, min 1°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Monday
22
Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
Thu
25
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
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
rain showers
snow showers
snow showers
rain showers
snow showers
snow showers
rain showers
Wind km/h
10 SE10
5 SSE5
10 SSE10
10 ESE10
5 ESE5
5 SSE5
15 ESE15
10 ESE10
10 SE10
20 E20
20 E20
15 ESE15
25 E25
20 E20
20 ESE20
20 ESE20
20 ESE20
20 ESE20
20 ESE20
25 ESE25
20 ESE20
20 ESE20
20 ESE20
20 SE20
20 ESE20
20 ESE20
15 ESE15
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 - - 2 - - 3
Snow
Snow cm
12 5 14 14 1 7 14 1 2 1 - - - - 1 1 2 3 4 1 - 2 1 - 5 2 -
High °C
2 1 2 1 2 2 2 2 2 1 3 3 2 3 3 2 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 2 2 2
Low °C
1 1 2 1 1 2 1 1 2 0 1 2 0 1 2 1 1 2 1 1 2 1 1 2 1 1 2
Chill °C
-1 0 -1 -2 2 1 -2 -1 -1 -4 -1 -1 -3 -1 -1 -3 -4 -2 -3 -3 -3 -3 -3 -1 -3 -3 -2
Freezing level m
4800 4700 4750 4750 4700 4800 4750 4700 4850 4650 4750 5050 4700 4750 4950 4700 4650 4800 4750 4650 4900 4800 4700 4950 4750 4700 4900
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
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Sunrise
- 6:11 - - 6:11 - - 6:11 - - 6:11 - - 6:11 - - 6:11 - - 6:11 - - 6:11 - - 6:11 -
Sunset
- - 6:19 - - 6:19 - - 6:19 - - 6:19 - - 6:17 - - 6:17 - - 6:17 - - 6:17 - - 6:17

Issued local time.

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

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Meru
47 km ENE
1554m alt.
1 hour ago
21.3° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 180).
50 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Nyeri
54 km SSW
1759m alt.
1 hour ago
19.0° C
-
9
Light winds from the SW
(9 kph at 230).
40 km
Mid: scattered
Kijabe
118 km SSW
2191m alt.
1 hour ago
17° C
Dry
11
Light winds from the E
(11 kph at 82).
Nakuru
134 km WSW
1901m alt.
1 hour ago
19.1° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
50 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Nairob / omo Kenyatta Airport
136 km S
1624m alt.
1 hour ago
21.5° C
clear
-
13
Light winds from the ESE
(13 kph at 110).
40 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 Mount Kenya and within an acceptable time window.