The Tower
Weather Forecast, Canada

 

Days 0-3 The Tower Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Tue morning, min -12°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Wed night, light winds from the WSW by Thu night).

Days 3-6 The Tower Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Mon morning, min -15°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Fri afternoon, strong winds from the W by Sat night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
30 W30
20 WSW20
15 SW15
35 SW35
50 WSW50
50 WSW50
55 WSW55
35 WSW35
15 SW15
10 SW10
10 WNW10
15 NNW15
15 W15
20 W20
25 W25
30 W30
15 W15
20 W20
clear clear clear some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds snow shwrs light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - 1 5 4 - - - - - -
High °C
-2 -2 -2 -3 -5 -5 -9 -11 -11 -12 -14 -14 -14 -15 -11 -11 -10 -8
Low °C
-2 -2 -2 -4 -6 -7 -10 -11 -12 -13 -14 -14 -15 -15 -14 -11 -11 -10
Chill °C
-10 -8 -7 -9 -15 -16 -20 -22 -18 -18 -20 -20 -20 -24 -22 -22 -16 -15
Freezing level m
2500 2150 1300 2000 1300 950 1650 1450 1050 1100 1100 900 900 800 450 850 950 700
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-2-2-2-3-5-5-9-11-11-12-14-14-14-15-11-11-10-800-1-1-2-3-5-6-7-9-9-10-11-10-10-8-7-734013-211-1-3-2-4-4-2-6-4-2-5
Sunrise
8:03 - - 8:06 - - 8:07 - - 8:08 - - 8:11 - - 8:11 - -
Sunset
- 4:47 - - 4:46 - - 4:45 - - 4:44 - - 4:44 - - 4:43 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for The Tower at the specific elevation of 3117 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of The Tower. 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
28 km NNE
1298m alt.
53 minutes ago
-0.5° C
clear
-
22
Moderate winds from the WSW
(22 kph at 250).
BowValley
30 km NNE
1298m alt.
2 hours ago
-0.5° C
-
19
Light winds from the WSW
(19 kph at 250).
Banff
41 km NW
1383m alt.
2 hours ago
-6.6° C
-
11
Light winds from the WSW
(11 kph at 240).
Banff Airport
42 km NW
1397m alt.
53 minutes ago
-6.8° C
clear
-
13
Light winds from the SW
(13 kph at 220).
Bragg Creek
52 km E
1365m alt.
2 hours 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 Tower and within an acceptable time window.