Sunwapta Peak
Weather Forecast, Canada

 

Days 0-3 Sunwapta Peak Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Thu night, min -14°C on Wed morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the W on Wed morning, moderate winds from the SW by Thu afternoon).

Days 3-6 Sunwapta Peak Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sun afternoon, min -14°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Sat afternoon, strong winds from the SW by Tue morning).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
partially cloudy
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
Wind km/h
60 W60
40 WSW40
45 SSW45
25 SW25
25 SW25
40 SW40
40 SSW40
30 S30
35 SW35
20 SW20
15 SW15
25 SSW25
30 SW30
25 SW25
30 SSW30
20 SSW20
15 WSW15
30 SW30
snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs mod. snow mod. snow heavy snow mod. snow some clouds mod. snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds snow shwrs mod. snow snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 2 10 10 9 14 6 - 8 1 - - - - - 3 8 2
High °C
-13 -13 -10 -9 -7 -5 -6 -6 -9 -13 -12 -8 -6 -4 -4 -4 -6 -7
Low °C
-14 -13 -13 -9 -8 -6 -6 -7 -11 -14 -13 -10 -8 -5 -5 -5 -7 -9
Chill °C
-25 -25 -22 -20 -15 -14 -15 -16 -21 -22 -19 -16 -14 -12 -12 -11 -12 -16
Freezing level m
500 400 550 900 1150 1350 1300 1000 750 250 0 0 750 950 1500 1550 1450 850
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-18-18-14-13-12-9-11-10-14-18-16-10-8-7-7-8-11-11-13-13-10-9-7-5-6-6-9-13-12-8-6-4-4-4-6-7-7-6-5-4-20-1-1-2-8-8-9-5-2000-2
Sunrise
8:48 - - 8:49 - - 8:51 - - 8:52 - - 8:52 - - 8:53 - -
Sunset
- 4:35 - - 4:35 - - 4:35 - - 4:35 - - 4:35 - - 4:36 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Sunwapta Peak at the specific elevation of 2500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Sunwapta 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
Jasper Warden Airport
83 km WNW
1020m alt.
55 minutes ago
1.9° C
clear
-
Wind obs. (9 kph from 160 degs) was rejected
.
Jasper Warden
96 km WNW
2146m alt.
55 minutes ago
1.9° C
-
Wind obs. (9 kph from 160 degs) was rejected
.
Field
98 km SSE
2590m alt.
46 minutes ago
-13° C
-
42
Strong winds from the WSW
(42 kph at 253).
Golden Airport
118 km S
785m alt.
55 minutes ago
n/a° C
light snow
Light snow.
9
Light winds from the SSE
(9 kph at 160).
32 km
Low: few
Mid: broken
High: broken
Blue River Airport
140 km WSW
683m alt.
55 minutes ago
0° C
clear
Shower - in the vicinity.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 1).
24 km
Low: few
Mid: broken
High: broken

* 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 Sunwapta Peak and within an acceptable time window.