Kilimanjaro crossing with meteoblue weather data

Kilimanjaro crossing with meteoblue weather data

The summit of the highest mountain in Africa reaches 5895 meters altitude and is tough to reach and even tougher to overpass. However, in December 2021, 15 hot air balloon teams made the first balloon crossing since 2011. Stefan Zeberli, a Swiss professional balloon pilot, leader of the ballon world ranking and user of meteoblue services, recounts the experience.

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Temperature (°F)
56°
56°
61°
63°
63°
62°
59°
57°
Temperature felt (°F)
51°
52°
54°
55°
55°
54°
54°
53°
Wind direction
WSW
W
WSW
WSW
WSW
WSW
WSW
WSW
Wind speed (mph)
WSW
7-14
7-14
W
6-14
6-14
WSW
12-18
12-18
WSW
17-25
17-25
WSW
19-27
19-27
WSW
17-25
17-25
WSW
12-20
12-20
WSW
9-16
9-16
Precipitation (in/3h)
-
30%
-
-
15%
-
-
0%
-
-
0%
-
-
0%
-
-
0%
-
-
0%
-
-
0%
-
Precipitation probability
30%
15%
0%
0%
0%
0%
0%
0%
Precipitation hourly

00:00 to 01:00:
30% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

01:00 to 02:00:
10% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

02:00 to 03:00:
30% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

03:00 to 04:00:
15% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

04:00 to 05:00:
0% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

05:00 to 06:00:
0% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

06:00 to 07:00:
0% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

07:00 to 08:00:
0% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

08:00 to 09:00:
0% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

09:00 to 10:00:
0% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

10:00 to 11:00:
0% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

11:00 to 12:00:
0% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

12:00 to 13:00:
0% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

13:00 to 14:00:
0% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

14:00 to 15:00:
0% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

15:00 to 16:00:
0% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

16:00 to 17:00:
0% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

17:00 to 18:00:
0% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

18:00 to 19:00:
0% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

19:00 to 20:00:
0% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

20:00 to 21:00:
0% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

21:00 to 22:00:
0% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

22:00 to 23:00:
0% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

23:00 to 00:00:
0% chance of precipitation in the area.
0″ are predicted by our local models.

rainSPOT Precipitation distribution within 15 km
Sea/surf forecast
Significant wave height (m)
0.7
0.6
0.6
0.8
1
1
0.9
0.7
Significant wave direction in which the waves move
Water temperature (°F)
63°
63°
62°
62°
62°
62°
63°
63°
1h view
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Weather report for Brighton

Night and day a few clouds are expected. It will be mostly sunny but some cloudy periods occur. There is only a low chance of Precipitation (around 30%). Temperature highs are likely to reach 63 °F. The UV-Index climbs up to 7, don't forget to use sunscreen when spending the day outside. Overnight into Friday a gentle breeze is expected (8 to 12 mph). Friday morning expect a moderate breeze (12 to 18 mph). Friday afternoon blows a fresh breeze (18 to 25 mph). Gusts to 26 mph are possible. Winds blowing overnight from West and by day from Southwest. The weather forecast for Brighton for Friday is expected to be very accurate.

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UV 7
04:48
21:19
Waxing crescent moon (26°)
06:32
23:20

Pressure: 1018 hPa

Timezone: BST (UTC +01:00h)

Meteogram - 5 days - Brighton

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Our 5-day meteogram for Brighton offers all weather information in 3 simple graphs: [More]
  • Temperature chart with weather pictograms. The time from sunrise to sunset is indicated in light yellow.
  • Clouds in different altitudes: from few clouds (light grey) to overcast (dark grey). Dark blue bars show hourly precipitation and light blue showers. An asterisk indicates snow fall.
  • Forecasts for wind speeds are blue and for gusts are green. The arrowheads point in the same direction as the wind.

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Current satellite and rain images for Brighton, United Kingdom

The location marker is placed on Brighton. [More]

The real-time satellite image combines visible light during daytime with infrared radiation during nighttime. At night, the image is not dark as infrared radiation can detect temperature differences. Unfortunately, low clouds and fog are difficult to distinguish from ground temperatures and thus can be almost invisible during the night. Meteosat satellite images for Europe are updated in real-time every 5 minutes. GOES-16/GOES-17 (North & South America) and Himawari (Asia) images update every 10 minutes.

Precipitation is estimated from radar and satellites. At night precipitation estimates from satellites are less accurate than during daytime. Orange crosses mark places where lightning was detected (over Europe).

Copyright 2022 EUMETSAT / meteoblue. Lightning data provided by nowcast.

Radar and precipitation nowcast for Brighton

Drizzle
Light
Moderate
Heavy
Very Heavy
Hail

The location marker is placed on Brighton. This animation shows the precipitation radar for the last 1 hour. Drizzle or light snow fall might be invisible for the radar. Precipitation intensity is colour coded, ranging from light blue to orange.

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Kilimanjaro crossing with meteoblue weather data

Kilimanjaro crossing with meteoblue weather data

The summit of the highest mountain in Africa reaches 5895 meters altitude and is tough to reach and even tougher to overpass. However, in December 2021, 15 hot air balloon teams made the first balloon crossing since 2011. Stefan Zeberli, a Swiss professional balloon pilot, leader of the ballon world ranking and user of meteoblue services, recounts the experience.

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