Sentinel
Weather Forecast, South Africa

 

Days 0-3 Sentinel Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 10mm), heaviest on Tue night. Mild temperatures (max 9°C on Tue afternoon, min 4°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Mon night, moderate winds from the NNW by Tue night).

Days 3-6 Sentinel Weather Summary:

A dusting of snow. Milder later with heavy rain (total 45mm) on Fri night. Mild temperatures (max 7°C on Sat afternoon, min 1°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Thu night, gales from the WNW by Sat afternoon).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
thunderstorm
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
clear
Wind km/h
50 W50
60 WNW60
40 NW40
40 NW40
30 NNW30
40 NW40
55 W55
35 WNW35
25 WNW25
30 W30
20 NW20
30 NW30
30 W30
40 NW40
50 WNW50
75 WNW75
70 W70
60 W60
clear clear clear clear rain shwrs some clouds some clouds rain shwrs clear clear snow shwrs snow shwrs risk tstorm rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - 9 - - 1 - - 4 2 13 16 3 4 3 -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - 1 2 - - - - - -
High °C
8 8 7 9 6 4 5 5 4 6 3 2 3 4 4 7 7 1
Low °C
7 7 7 8 4 4 4 4 4 6 2 2 3 3 4 5 2 1
Chill °C
4 3 2 5 2 -2 -1 -1 -1 1 1 -3 -3 -2 -3 0 1 -8
Freezing level m
4250 4250 4150 4300 3750 3750 3800 3800 3750 3950 3500 3450 3550 3700 3900 4250 3800 3400
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 6:31 - - 6:30 - - 6:28 - - 6:28 - - 6:26 - - 6:24
Sunset
5:44 - - 5:44 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Sentinel at the specific elevation of 3165 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
RoyalNatalPark
9 km NE
1392m alt.
2 hours ago
25.0° C
-
11
Light winds from the WNW
(11 kph at 300).
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
24.2° C
No report.
24
Moderate winds from the W
(24 kph at 270).
50 km
Mid: few
Ladysmith
88 km ENE
1069m alt.
2 hours ago
9.9° C
No report.
Ficksburg
96 km WSW
1614m alt.
2 hours ago
24.7° C
-
19
Light winds from the NW
(19 kph at 310).

* 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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