Mount Kilimanjaro climbing routes
Weather Forecast, Tanzania

 

Days 0-3 Mount Kilimanjaro climbing routes Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Fri afternoon, min -7°C on Wed afternoon). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the ESE on Wed afternoon, calm by Fri night).

Days 3-6 Mount Kilimanjaro climbing routes Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sun afternoon, min -7°C on Sat afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Mount Kilimanjaro climbing routes Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Tue night, min -7°C on Tue afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Tuesday
21
Wednesday
22
Thursday
23
Fri
24
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 AM
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
35 ESE35
25 ESE25
15 E15
10 E10
10 ENE10
10 NNE10
10 N10
5 NW5
5 ESE5
5 SSE5
5 SSE5
10 SSE10
10 SSE10
10 SSE10
10 SSE10
5 SSE5
5 E5
15 ENE15
10 ENE10
10 E10
15 E15
15 ESE15
15 ESE15
15 ESE15
15 SE15
15 ESE15
15 ESE15
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 2 1 - 1 1 - - - 1 1 1 - - - - - 1 1 2 2 1 - 3 5 7 4
High °C
-7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -6 -6 -7 -7 -7 -7 -6 -6 -6 -6 -6 -6 -7 -6 -7 -7 -6 -7 -6 -6 -7
Low °C
-7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -6 -7 -6 -6 -6 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -6 -7
Chill °C
-16 -15 -13 -12 -11 -12 -9 -8 -7 -10 -11 -12 -11 -10 -10 -6 -10 -12 -12 -11 -13 -13 -12 -13 -12 -12 -13
Freezing level m
4550 4550 4450 4650 4600 4450 4600 4600 4400 4600 4600 4450 4700 4600 4500 4800 4650 4600 4650 4700 4550 4700 4750 4600 4700 4800 4650
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-7-7-7-7-7-7-6-6-7-7-7-7-6-6-6-6-6-6-7-6-7-7-6-7-6-6-7-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-3-2-2-2-2-2-2-1-2-2-2-2-2-2-1-2-1-1-233333333233343343344344344388898898898898910881098109910109161416171415161514161415161516171515171515171516171516
Sunrise
- - 6:33 - - 6:33 - - 6:33 - - 6:33 - - 6:33 - - 6:33 - - 6:31 - - 6:31 - - 6:31
Sunset
6:35 - - 6:35 - - 6:35 - - 6:35 - - 6:34 - - 6:34 - - 6:34 - - 6:34 - - 6:34 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Kilimanjaro climbing routes at the specific elevation of 5895 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Kilimanjaro climbing routes. 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 Tanzania.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Kilimanjaro Airport
49 km SSW
896m alt.
2 hours ago
24.5° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
15
Light winds from the ENE
(15 kph at 60).
50 km
Low: broken
Mid: mostly cloudy
Voi
139 km ESE
579m alt.
2 hours ago
26.0° C
-
33
Fresh winds from the SE
(33 kph at 180).
50 km
Mid: scattered
Nairob / omo Kenyatta Airport
200 km NW
1624m alt.
2 hours ago
21.6° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
11
Light winds from the SE
(11 kph at 170).
50 km
Low: broken
Mid: scattered
Nairob / ilson Airport
203 km NW
1679m alt.
2 hours ago
20° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
7
Light winds from the SE
(7 kph at 130).
Low: broken
Kijabe
250 km NW
2191m alt.
2 hours ago
16° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 142).

* 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 Kilimanjaro climbing routes and within an acceptable time window.