Mount Kilimanjaro
Weather Forecast, Tanzania

 

Days 0-3 Mount Kilimanjaro Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Sun afternoon, min -2°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount Kilimanjaro Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Tue night, min -3°C on Wed night). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 6-9 Mount Kilimanjaro Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Fri night, min -3°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Friday
28
Saturday
29
Sunday
30
Mon
1
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
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
15 SE15
15 E15
20 ESE20
20 ESE20
20 E20
15 E15
20 E20
15 E15
15 ESE15
20 SE20
30 ESE30
20 SE20
25 ESE25
20 E20
25 ESE25
25 E25
25 E25
15 ENE15
15 E15
10 E10
10 E10
10 ESE10
10 ESE10
5 SE5
5 SSE5
5 ENE5
5 NW5
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 - - - - - 1 - 1 1 2 18 115 51 50 68 15 6 7 1 1 - - - - - -
High °C
-2 -2 -1 -2 -1 -1 -1 -2 -1 -1 -1 -2 -2 -3 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2
Low °C
-2 -2 -1 -2 -2 -1 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -3 -3 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -3 -3 -2
Chill °C
-7 -7 -6 -8 -6 -6 -7 -7 -6 -6 -8 -8 -9 -9 -8 -9 -9 -7 -7 -6 -5 -6 -6 -4 -5 -2 -2
Freezing level m
4700 4600 4800 4650 4650 4800 4700 4550 4700 4750 4600 4650 4550 4500 4550 4600 4600 4700 4700 4600 4650 4650 4550 4700 4600 4500 4600
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mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 6:18 - - 6:18 - - 6:18 - - 6:18 - - 6:18 - - 6:16 - - 6:16 - - 6:16 - - 6:16 -
Sunset
- - 6:25 - - 6:25 - - 6:24 - - 6:24 - - 6:24 - - 6:24 - - 6:23 - - 6:23 - - 6:23

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Kilimanjaro at the specific elevation of 5000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Kilimanjaro. 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
50 km SSW
896m alt.
2 hours ago
21.0° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
19
Light winds from the E
(19 kph at 90).
50 km
Low: scattered
Mid: scattered
Arusha Airport
86 km SW
1387m alt.
2 hours ago
18° C
clear
-
13
Light winds from the ESE
(13 kph at 110).
Low: few
Nairob / omo Kenyatta Airport
200 km NW
1624m alt.
1 hour ago
16° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
11
Light winds from the NE
(11 kph at 50).
Low: few
Mid: broken
Nairob / ilson Airport
203 km NW
1679m alt.
2 hours ago
n/a° C
clear
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Kijabe
250 km NW
2191m alt.
3 hours ago
13° C
Dry
19
Light winds from the E
(19 kph at 96).

* 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 and within an acceptable time window.

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