Observation Peak
Weather Forecast, Canada

 

Days 0-3 Observation Peak Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Thu night, min -10°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SSW on Fri night, light winds from the SSW by Sat afternoon).

Days 3-6 Observation Peak Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Mon afternoon, min -10°C on Sat night). Mainly fresh winds.

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
partially cloudy
moderate snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
light snow
Wind km/h
25 SSW25
25 S25
20 SSW20
30 SSE30
25 S25
30 S30
20 SW20
15 SW15
10 SSW10
15 SSW15
20 SSW20
20 SSW20
20 SSW20
20 SW20
15 SW15
20 SW20
25 SSE25
30 SW30
mod. snow mod. snow mod. snow mod. snow light snow some clouds mod. snow light snow cloudy some clouds clear clear some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy snow shwrs light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
6 9 6 9 2 - 8 1 - - - - - - - - 2 5
High °C
-6 -4 -2 -1 -1 -1 -3 -8 -8 -10 -5 -2 0 1 2 0 -2 2
Low °C
-8 -6 -3 -2 -2 -4 -6 -8 -10 -10 -9 -4 -4 -1 1 -3 -5 -1
Chill °C
-14 -11 -8 -7 -7 -7 -11 -15 -14 -16 -11 -7 -5 -4 -2 -4 -8 -4
Freezing level m
450 800 1100 1200 1250 850 750 200 0 0 650 850 1400 1700 1650 1200 1100 1800
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-14-12-11-9-9-8-13-18-15-9-7-6-6-7-8-9-8-8-10-9-7-6-5-5-9-14-13-9-6-4-3-4-4-6-6-4-6-4-2-1-1-1-3-8-8-10-5-20120-22
Sunrise
- 8:44 - - 8:45 - - 8:45 - - 8:45 - - 8:47 - - 8:48 -
Sunset
- - 4:35 - - 4:35 - - 4:35 - - 4:35 - - 4:36 - - 4:36

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Observation Peak at the specific elevation of 1500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Observation Peak. 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 Alberta.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Field
18 km S
2590m alt.
1 hour ago
-12° C
-
13
Light winds from the SW
(13 kph at 215).
Banff Airport
88 km SE
1397m alt.
58 minutes ago
-1.1° C
clear
-
15
Light winds from the W
(15 kph at 260).
Banff
88 km SE
1383m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.0° C
-
17
Light winds from the WSW
(17 kph at 250).
BowValley
122 km SE
1298m alt.
3 hours ago
0.7° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the WSW
(22 kph at 250).
Bow Valley Airport
122 km SE
1298m alt.
58 minutes ago
0.8° C
clear
-
33
Fresh winds from the W
(33 kph at 260).

* 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 Observation Peak and within an acceptable time window.

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