Mount Kilimanjaro climbing routes
Weather Forecast, Tanzania

 

Days 0-3 Mount Kilimanjaro climbing routes Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Wed night, min -6°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount Kilimanjaro climbing routes Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sat night, min -6°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Sat night, fresh winds from the ENE by Tue night).

Days 6-9 Mount Kilimanjaro climbing routes Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Tue night, min -6°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the ENE on Wed morning, light winds from the E by Fri night).

Tuesday
26
Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
Fri
29
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
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
15 NE15
15 NE15
15 NE15
10 ENE10
15 E15
15 E15
15 E15
15 E15
15 ENE15
15 ENE15
15 ENE15
15 ENE15
20 ENE20
20 ENE20
25 ENE25
25 ENE25
30 ENE30
35 ENE35
35 ENE35
40 ENE40
35 ENE35
35 ENE35
30 ENE30
25 ENE25
20 E20
20 E20
15 E15
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
7 - 9 6 - 10 8 - 8 6 - - - 1 1 - - 4 2 1 10 7 3 8 14 1 5
High °C
-5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -6 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -6 -5 -5 -6 -5 -5 -5 -5
Low °C
-6 -6 -5 -6 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -6 -6 -5 -6 -6 -5 -5 -5 -5 -6 -6 -5 -6 -6 -5 -6 -5 -5
Chill °C
-10 -11 -10 -10 -10 -11 -11 -10 -11 -11 -10 -10 -11 -13 -12 -12 -13 -13 -14 -15 -14 -14 -14 -13 -12 -11 -11
Freezing level m
5000 4900 5000 5050 4950 4950 5050 4950 5000 5050 4900 5100 5000 4900 5100 5050 5000 5150 5000 4850 5050 4950 4900 5050 4950 4950 5100
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Sunrise
- 6:33 - - 6:33 - - 6:33 - - 6:33 - - 6:33 - - 6:33 - - 6:33 - - 6:33 - - 6:31 -
Sunset
- - 6:40 - - 6:39 - - 6:39 - - 6:38 - - 6:38 - - 6:38 - - 6:37 - - 6:37 - - 6:37

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.
49 minutes ago
29.8° C
clear
-
22
Moderate winds from the E
(22 kph at 90).
50 km
Low: few
Mid: scattered
Arusha Airport
86 km SW
1387m alt.
49 minutes ago
24° C
clear
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Low: few
Nairob / omo Kenyatta Airport
200 km NW
1624m alt.
49 minutes ago
23.8° C
clear
-
28
Moderate winds from the NE
(28 kph at 50).
50 km
Mid: few
Nairob / ilson Airport
204 km NW
1679m alt.
2 hours ago
28.6° C
partially cloudy
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the NNE
(22 kph at 30).
30 km
Nairobi-Dagoretti
208 km NW
1798m alt.
2 hours ago
27.6° C
No report.
17
Light winds from the ENE
(17 kph at 70).

* 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.