Observation Peak
Weather Forecast, Canada

 

Days 0-3 Observation Peak Weather Summary:

Drizzle at first, then turning colder with dusting of snow on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Sun afternoon, min -7°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Sun afternoon, gales from the WSW by Tue night).

Days 3-6 Observation Peak Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 6mm) on Fri afternoon. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Thu afternoon, min -1°C on Wed afternoon). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the W on Wed afternoon, calm by Fri morning).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
heavy snow
moderate snow
Wind km/h
20 SW20
25 SSW25
50 S50
50 SW50
20 WSW20
35 WSW35
50 W50
65 WSW65
30 WSW30
30 W30
10 W10
10 WSW10
10 W10
10 NNE10
5 NNE5
5 SW5
5 NNE5
0 NW0
rain shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs heavy snow mod. snow
Rain
Rain mm
1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 6 - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 3 - - - - - - - - 3 3 1 16 9
High °C
6 6 3 1 -2 -6 -3 -3 -3 1 1 0 3 1 -1 3 2 0
Low °C
5 5 0 0 -7 -7 -4 -5 -5 -1 -1 -1 1 -1 -1 1 0 0
Chill °C
2 2 -4 -7 -7 -16 -12 -12 -10 -4 -4 -3 0 -3 -4 2 1 0
Freezing level m
3950 4000 3650 3300 2600 2250 2700 2650 2500 3100 3200 2950 3350 3200 3000 3350 3300 3100
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 5:28 - - 5:28 - - 5:28 - - 5:28 - - 5:30 - - 5:31
Sunset
10:07 - - 10:07 - - 10:07 - - 10:07 - - 10:07 - - 10:07 - -

This table gives the weather forecast for Observation Peak at the specific elevation of 3174 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
9° C
-
8
Light winds from the SSW
(8 kph at 210).
Yoho Park Airport
33 km SSE
1615m alt.
1 hour ago
16.3° C
clear
-
15
Light winds from the WSW
(15 kph at 250).
YohoPark
33 km SSE
1615m alt.
1 hour ago
16.3° C
-
15
Light winds from the WSW
(15 kph at 250).
Golden Airport
60 km SSW
785m alt.
4 hours ago
26° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
13
Light winds from the SE
(13 kph at 130).
32 km
Low: few
Mid: scattered
High: broken
Banff
88 km SE
1383m alt.
1 hour ago
18.4° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 220).

* 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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