Sentinel
Weather Forecast, South Africa

 

Days 0-3 Sentinel Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Mon afternoon, min -3°C on Sat afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Sat afternoon, gales from the WNW by Mon night).

Days 3-6 Sentinel Weather Summary:

Mild with light rain (total 2mm) on Tue night Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Tue afternoon, min -2°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the NW on Tue afternoon, light winds from the NNW by Thu night).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
5 NW5
15 W15
15 W15
25 W25
45 WSW45
45 W45
60 WNW60
55 WNW55
50 NW50
35 NNW35
20 NNE20
20 NW20
25 NW25
50 WNW50
50 WNW50
30 W30
10 NNW10
20 N20
snow shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds light snow snow shwrs some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - 2 - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 - - - - - - - - - 4 1 - - - - - -
High °C
-2 4 6 6 6 6 8 8 6 7 2 1 5 4 5 5 4 0
Low °C
-3 0 5 6 5 5 7 6 6 7 1 0 3 3 4 5 -2 -1
Chill °C
-5 0 3 3 0 0 2 2 0 1 -2 -4 1 -1 -1 -1 1 -5
Freezing level m
2850 3550 3950 4050 4050 4150 4350 4200 4050 4050 3350 3300 3800 3700 3800 3800 3150 3100
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-2466668867215455402610129121412121365981111848917191420221920211213171319191410
Sunrise
- - 6:33 - - 6:31 - - 6:31 - - 6:30 - - 6:28 - - 6:28
Sunset
5:43 - - 5:43 - - 5:44 - - 5:44 - - 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
Van Reenen
64 km NE
1680m alt.
2 hours ago
2.4° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 260).
Giants Castle
84 km SE
1763m alt.
2 hours ago
5.9° C
-
9
Light winds from the NNE
(9 kph at 30).
Estcourt
102 km ESE
1146m alt.
2 hours ago
10.7° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the SSW
(6 kph at 210).
Shaleburn
127 km SSE
1613m alt.
2 hours ago
9.1° C
-
9
Light winds from the E
(9 kph at 80).
Mejametalana Military Airport-Maseru
151 km SW
1628m alt.
2 hours ago
12.6° C
-
11
Light winds from the N
(11 kph at 360).
>70 km
Mid: scattered

* 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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