Sentinel
Weather Forecast, South Africa

 

Days 0-3 Sentinel Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Sat afternoon. Warm (max 26°C on Fri afternoon, min 8°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Sentinel Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 22mm), heaviest during Tue night. Warm (max 26°C on Thu afternoon, min 12°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
clear
Wind km/h
15 WSW15
5 ESE5
10 ENE10
10 ENE10
10 SSE10
5 ENE5
10 NE10
0 ENE0
10 NE10
10 ENE10
5 WNW5
10 NNE10
5 SSE5
5 WSW5
5 NNE5
0 WSW0
10 SSW10
5 NNW5
clear some clouds rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs clear clear clear clear rain shwrs rain shwrs some clouds rain shwrs rain shwrs some clouds rain shwrs rain shwrs clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - 1 5 1 - - - - 1 1 - 5 9 - 3 3 -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
26 20 14 13 11 14 17 11 17 19 15 19 18 16 21 22 20 24
Low °C
26 12 13 13 8 11 16 10 13 17 12 15 16 15 18 20 17 21
Chill °C
26 20 14 13 10 14 17 10 17 19 15 19 18 16 21 22 20 24
Freezing level m
4700 3950 3500 3450 3400 3450 3550 3450 3750 3750 3700 3850 3900 3800 4150 4350 4400 4650
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 5:22 - - 5:20 - - 5:20 - - 5:18 - - 5:18 - - 5:18
Sunset
6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:16 - - 6:17 - - 6:17 - -

Issued local time.

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

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Van Reenen
64 km NE
1680m alt.
2 hours ago
10.2° C
No report.
9
Light winds from the SSW
(9 kph at 210).
Bethlehem Airport
76 km WNW
1682m alt.
2 hours ago
26.0° C
No report.
13
Light winds from the W
(13 kph at 260).
50 km
Mid: few
Giants Castle
84 km SE
1763m alt.
2 hours ago
22.9° C
-
15
Light winds from the NE
(15 kph at 40).
Ladysmith
88 km ENE
1069m alt.
2 hours ago
27.8° C
-
15
Light winds from the ESE
(15 kph at 120).
Ficksburg
96 km WSW
1614m alt.
2 hours ago
27.2° C
-
7
Light winds from the WSW
(7 kph at 250).

* 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 Sentinel and within an acceptable time window.

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