The Fortress
Weather Forecast, Canada

 

Days 0-3 The Fortress Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Mild temperatures (max 8°C on Wed afternoon, min 1°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 The Fortress Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Fri afternoon, min 0°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
5 WNW5
5 WSW5
5 WSW5
10 SW10
10 SW10
5 WSW5
0 S0
5 S5
5 SW5
5 SW5
5 NE5
5 ENE5
5 ENE5
5 ESE5
5 ENE5
5 ENE5
5 ENE5
5 E5
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds light snow light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 2 2
High °C
2 5 6 3 7 8 5 7 8 5 5 6 2 2 3 1 1 1
Low °C
1 1 6 2 3 8 3 4 7 3 3 5 0 1 3 0 0 1
Chill °C
1 5 5 1 6 7 5 6 7 4 4 5 0 2 3 -1 -1 0
Freezing level m
2350 2500 3000 3200 3400 3350 3150 3100 3050 3100 2800 2700 2300 2150 2350 2100 2000 2200
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-2-112332101-1-2-3-4-5-5-6-5256378578556223111
Sunrise
- 7:46 - - 7:43 - - 7:41 - - 7:39 - - 7:37 - - 7:33 -
Sunset
- - 7:52 - - 7:52 - - 7:54 - - 7:57 - - 7:58 - - 8:00

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for The Fortress at the specific elevation of 2000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of The Fortress. 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
Bow Valley Airport
29 km NNE
1298m alt.
1 hour ago
2.4° C
clear
-
13
Light winds from the SW
(13 kph at 230).
BowValley
31 km NNE
1298m alt.
1 hour ago
2.4° C
-
13
Light winds from the SW
(13 kph at 230).
Banff
45 km NW
1383m alt.
1 hour ago
-3.6° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 260).
Banff Airport
46 km NW
1397m alt.
1 hour ago
-3.6° C
clear
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 260).
Bragg Creek
49 km ENE
1365m alt.
30 minutes ago
-2° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 360).

* 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 The Fortress and within an acceptable time window.