Inspired designs on tshirts, posters, stickers, home decor, and more by independent artists and designers from around the world. Generally, the weather differs on everest base camp by seasons and altitudes. Feb 25, 2020 everest base camp weather in february. Short everest base camp trekking 10 days my friend and i completed the 11 days everest base camp trek and fly back by. Jun 29, 2018 but the cold weather is not a hurdle to travel through the everest base camp. If you can only choose one trek in nepal, we believe everest base camp is the best choice. Added support for temperature and pressure in track statistics and graphs.
The trouble with everest base camp trek weather forecasting is that its right too often for us to ignore it and wrong too often for us to rely on it, patrick young. Everest base camp trek weather, autumn, best weather time. The everest base camp is located in the himalayas the roof of the world. Everest base camp trek difficulty what to expect with more than 30,000 tourists a year, the everest base camp trek ebc is the single most popular trek in nepal. Everest base camp trek weathertrekking in nepal blog. In this article, well talk about some of the best tips, tricks, and travel hacks for trekking everest base camp.
Days are bit longer in this season and the temperature becomes warm. The everest base camp trek on the south side, at an altitude of 17,900 feet 5,500 m, is one of the most popular trekking routes in the himalayas and about 40,000 people per year make the trek there from lukla airport. For travelers who want to stay a night at everest base camp or do a trek at everest region, it is necessary to know the monthly weather and clothing advice. You can see the exact scenery at any given location. As the name itself suggests, the everest base camp is the base, the starting point of a mountaineers ascent to the highest peak in the world. Its in tingri county, shigatse, tibet, with an average elevation of about 5,000 mete. The trail follows the course of the dudh kosi, the river of milk, gradually climbing through forests of rhododendron and magnolia. At lukla, the helicopter landed for 10 to 15 minutes for refueling then we headed towards the base camp of the worlds highest mountain i.
Everest base camp trek ranks in one of the best adventure destinations in the world. Everest base camp weather all info on feasible time for. Everest base camp weather isnt good through june to september, the high altitude areas above 4000m are sometimes dry and sometimes experiences unexpected frequent rainfall, while the low altitude areas are highly prone to heavy rainfall. Located at the foot of the khumbu glacier, everest base camp is encircled by some of the most iconic peaks on earth.
High quality everest base camp gifts and merchandise. Between the two kilimanjaro is definitely harder because you are climbing to a height of 5895 metres over six days with the descent on the 7th day and the final summit climb is 1200 metres. Winter at everest base camp sees freezing weather conditions with temperatures dropping to 25 degrees celsius during the cold nights. The complete journey, starting in lukla then on to phakding, namche bazaar, tengboche, dingboche, lobuche, gorak shep and then finally the base camp of mount everest. What temperature to prepare for on everest base camp trek. Everest base camp, nepaljust after dawn on may 23, 2019, two climate scientists, tom matthews and baker perry, stood on the southeast.
What is the boiling temperature of water on mount everest. Added more columns to the data view for waypoints, garmin custom maps, geocaches and photos. We often get asked how hard is the trek to everest base camp and how it compares to other well known treks or climbs like kilimanjaro. In winter, the temperature ranges from 12 to 2degree centigrade, cold but clear sky makes the trip. Where the summit cannot be reached from base camp in a single day, a mountain will have additional camps above base camp. All the trekkers and hikers throughout the world pay a visit to nepal just so they can reach the base camp of mount everest in the himalayas. Apr 07, 2020 everest base camp weather is notoriously unpredictable, but this simply adds to the fascination of the region. Embark on the trek of a lifetime to everest base camp on this 15day tour. The month of april is the second best time for trekking the everest base camp as the cold winter and snowfall will have stopped.
The classic everest base camp journey begins and ends in kathmandu. One of the most unpredictable elements of the everest region is the weather. May 12, 2017 today at everest base camp jacob sent a video from basecamp today giving an idea of whats happening as they wait for their summit push. At the base camp, the temperature in autumn averages around 7 degrees. Once youve booked, we will supply you with a predeparture document which contains a detailed gear list and other important information to help you prepare for your adventure ahead. Everest base camp is situated 28 degrees north of the equator. Everest base camp trek weather and temperature exciting nepal. Fitness training is a must when it comes to your everest base camp preparation. September to december this is the most popular time for trekkers because the weather is at its best, particularly in october and november. If you are going for everest base camp trek, you should know the weather first. Nomads take part in the amazon services llc associates program. The everest base camp trek cover of 14 days adventure trip to explore of the scenic beauty of mount everest. The temperature starts to increase gradually making the days warm. Its in tingri county, shigatse, tibet, with an average elevation of.
So, there is no need to be upset if you cant climb the worlds tallest mountain. The everest base camp trek is challenging yet rewarding. We have grouped all our most important everest base camp trek pages in one. How cold is the weather of everest base camp in january. Although the weather is very cold, you can still trek at the everest base camp.
The best time to visit everest base camp trek can be said to be any time. The month of october is not only for everest base camp but also the best time for all trekking route in nepal. There is no probably offseason for everest base camp trek. In december, the daytime temperature ranges between 5 degrees max and 21 degrees min.
This map which is a collaboration between national geographic and the long established nepal publisher, nepa maps, is probably the best for this trek showing the trekking route in its entirety from lukla to everest base camp. Dec 02, 2019 the best time to go to mount everest the tibetan base camp is not as cold or bleak, being more than 3,000 meters lower at 5,200 m, below the snow line, with daytime temperatures above freezing from spring to fall. Nestled between mountains and plains, the city is alive with energy. Everest base camp trek in april weather equipments trek. Among four different weather season in nepal, everest base camp weather in october is one of the best, this is what the internet says if you search online. A physical conditioning program should be undertaken at least 3 months in advance to prepare. Weather and temperature of everest base camp trek in april. A dusting of new snowextremely cold max 27c on fri night, min 33c on sun morningwinds increasing light winds from the sw on fri night, near gales from the w by sun night. The everest base camp ebc trek is very achievable for people who. And right because of its extremely high altitude, climate and temperature of everest base camp ebc is quite different from that of other places and regions. Hi, i am a 30yr old female setting off on my first trekking experience to everest base camp in march. Here, weather and temperature of the everest region is places.
Not to be compared to the himalayans, but a bit challenging all the same. This base camp is situated at an elevation of 5,363m. And although the base suggests something stationary, the everest base camp is anything but fixed. Oct 15, 2019 everest base camp is situated 28 degrees north of the equator. This month is the favorite one for mountain expedition and trekking. In nepal, february marks the end of winter seasons just before spring arrives.
Warm weather with clear mountains and perfect views makes this month perfect for the everest base camp trekking. Otherwise, this month has the best weather, neither very cold nor very hot. Everest base camp weather and climate himalayas on foot. Everest base camp trek in march nepal lonely planet forum. Everest base camp trek in may for adventure tourism nepal.
The temperature will greatly reduce at night and in the morning at the everest base camp. Everest base camp weather in october base camp trek in. Weather and temperature on everest base camp trek in may. As everest base camp is one of the best trekking destinations in nepal, there are many routes to reach this destination. The everest base camp temperature ranges between 0 to 40 fahrenheit in day, which worsens during the night. Worlds highest weather station installed on mount everest. Hikers and trekkers from all over the world visit nepal just to make it to this base camp, from which only a few well. The temperature of everest base camp area in december is around 12 to 15c in evening and midnight. Not only will you stand face to face with mount everest, sagarmatha in nepali language, at 8,848m 29,029 ft, but you will be following in the footsteps of great mountaineers like edmund hillary and tenzing norgay.
But you dont need to worry, the average wind speed in may is around 15 kmh. Within 35 minutes of helicopter flight, we reached our ultimate destination everest base camp. With proper trekking gears and enough preparation for everest base camp trek, is doable all. The excellent weather condition with moderate temperature and clear sky make the best time for everest base camp trek in april. Basecamp software lets you geotag photos, associating them with specific waypoints. Added basestation mode for compatible astro, rhino, and alpha devices. Everest, ks three day weather forecast accuweather. The temperature of the everest base camp in october is indeed favorable. April is one of the best months to visit mount everest base camp. Temperatures at the summit are never above freezing and during january temperatures can drop as low as 60 c 76 f. In remote locations, mountaineers will set up a base camp, which is an area used for staging attempts at nearby summits. If one wants to experience the best of everest region artistry, then april is a perfect and alluring month for trekking. The everest base camp trek ebc is possibly the most dramatic and picturesque in the nepalese himalaya.
You can expect the weather to be stable and dry at this time. Everest base camp is very much in the tough but doable category. Everest base camp kipling er eksperter pa trekking i nepal. Everest base camp is a dream destination for most trekkers and backpackers all around the world. I know the minimum temperature is on average1 celsius 30. Be sure to see your doctor for some medical advice before you leave. Always remember that boiling point temperature and pressure are dependent on each other. Premonsoon march and april, its usually cloudy by late morning and the mountains are less snowy, but its everest season, so base camp and the trails are buzzing with the worlds climbing elite. Everest base camp temperature everest base camp weather. The climate and atmosphere of mount everest is really amazing to deliberate about.
Best training program for the everest base camp trek. Thousands of trekkers a year hike to everest base camp. Aug 15, 2018 the most spectacular place in the world has to be the everest region, the lapland of four of the worlds highest peaks namely, mt. The temperature at the everest base camp remains cold and chilly even in the summertime as you are close the mountain. About the everest base camp with its daunting summit soaring high up above the mountain, trekking in everest base camp is definitely the adventure for you. At 29,029 feet, everest soars high against a backdrop of vast blue sky. Everest base camp trek is wonderful experience for all trekkers who wants trek the everest base camp, trekking in nepal with trek the himalayas, join us now. Thorn tree forum country forums indian subcontinent nepal. Generally, everest base camp weather during march, april and may is mild i.
When the temperature in rajasthan was touching around 40 degree, i decided to trek to the. You may have had a long time dream of trekking at the vicinity or even summit the mount everest. Our expert staff has dialed in every detail of the journey. During everest base camp trek the cold temperature and the chill wind is a great challenge. Everest base camp trek april everything you need to know. Although the weather is cold, you can still trek to everest base camp in winter. The temperature in everest base camp area in december range between 4c in the daytime to 14c at night. Added support to delete waypoints that are included in a route. Your everest is supported by our base camp software, designed and developed from the ground up to equip you with all the tools you need for your ascension.
Information about weather and temperature of everest base camp trek in april. The ebc temperature ranges from 2 to 8 degree centigrade during the day and night. Yes, the weather of the everest base camp, the most unpredictable element of the everest region, can neither be ignored, nor can be. Everest base camp trek difficulty how difficult is ebc really. If the pressure increases, boiling point also increases. Generally, everest base camp weather during june, july and august is hot in the daytime and mild at night.
Im confident to say that for every one of us in the group it was a top life experience. Everest base camp trek reveals some of the most breathtaking scenery in the himalayas. Kala patthar hiking and everest base camp exploration are the major attraction of everest base camp trek. You can to complete ebc trek in less time and visit the most ancient monasteries during everest base camp walking tour also. Gorak shep everest base camp 5380 meters everest base camp, kalapathar 5555 meters is the highest point on the trek. Everest base camp weather is relatively temperate and flows around 0 there is a huge difference between daytime and night. Apr 06, 2020 everest base camp trek in april gives you a good fortune to stand at the base of the greatest natural wonder in the world. Im doing the popular tourist trek from lukla to everest base camp in late april early may. Everest base camp temperature how cold is everest base camp. Training information for your everest base camp trek. Base camps are positioned to be relatively safe from harsh terrain and weather. Although trekking in the himalayas is possible in any. Everest base camp temperature april everest base camp.
But more often you will also experience storm and snowfall at high altitude of everest base camp. No other line can best describe the weather of the everest base camp than this line. If youre not properly prepared for the twists, turns and volatility of the conditions that can occur in this breathtaking region, you might find yourself in an. The everest base camp classic is a bucket list worthy trek as it climbs through the khumbu valley and follows the footsteps of the everest summiteers. Oplev everest basecamp trek, maske verdens smukkeste trekkingtur. Base camp s primary design goal was balancing ease of use and flexibility, enabling you to set up your everest keyboard precisely the way you want it, without being in your way. Everest base camp trek presents its own amazing, unforgettable moments that forever live on in the hearts and minds of those brave enough to make the climb. Everest base camp weather in september, october and november. So we will not be running our annapurna base camp trek, khopra ridge trek or everest base camp trek. This time of the year enjoys the blooming of rhododendrons and is a sight to behold for those who enjoy the intricate beauty of the flora. Added more columns to the data view for waypoints, garmin custom maps, geocaches and. Below, we list 32 of our top tips for trekking everest base camp. The name alone conjures visions of soaring peaks and skyhigh altitudes, but just how difficult is the everest base camp trek for the average walker.
In springtime, the temperature averages to nearly 4 degrees. Mount everest base camp trekking in december nepal forum. Spring is the season after winter and before summer. Feb 23, 2020 normally, during these months, the weather across everest base camp is super fantastic. Everest base camps refers generally to two base camps on opposite sides of mount everest. There is also a high chance to meet many other climbers and base camp is full of colorful tents. With an altitude of 5200m, everest base camp is generally the highest place common travelers can go. The weather and temperatures are slightly higher in the lower regions. Transfer the photos to your handheld device or email your geotagged photos directly to friends or family so they can navigate right to your favorite spots in the future. Theres always a bit of anxiety around this time, trying to relax, but excited to get going and head for the summit. October is traditionally the most popular time for this trek, when the views are great, and temperatures. How cold is it at everest base camp in midapril really. Dec 01, 2014 the trouble with everest base camp trek weather forecasting is that its right too often for us to ignore it and wrong too often for us to rely on it, patrick young. Everest three pass trekking is one of the most adventurous and stunning treks in the everest region.
The everest base camp temperature april becomes tranquil and turns comfortable as nature sprouts to new life. Everest base camp trek 14 days my short stay in nepal cannot be better than that one. You might think you are already fit enough to handle this trek but, trust me, youre going to want to up your training in the months before you. Companies change for the better when they work in basecamp.
During this month, there are a few sunny and clear days in comparison to february month. Which is the best trekking seasons to enjoy the everest base camp temperature. Some of the most popular ones are the direct routes to everest base camp. Everest base camp weather and climate is very changeable. Everest s base camp, despite its name, is an arrival point itself. Everest base camp trek complete guide stingy nomads. South base camp is in nepal at an altitude of 5,364 metres 17,598 ft, while north base camp is in tibet, china at 5,150 metres 16,900 ft. Base allows you the flexibility to design your racking system for multiple projects. We are as dejected as you, but when there is a question mark of safety, calling off these treks is the responsible thing to do.
A physicians signature is required for participation on this trip. Everest base camp trek in april weather, packing lists. After exploring kathmandu, you fly to lukla where your trek to everest begins. The complete everest basecamp trek start to finish youtube. Similarly, everest trek temperature in spring would be vary.
In february, during the daytime, you can expect warm weather across most of everest base camp. Transfer the photos to your handheld device or email your geotagged photos directly to friends or family so they can navigate right to your favorite spots in. I just finished my firstever bearfoot theory group tour led by guiding company anywhere plus, where i was joined by 8 of you on an epic 11day trek to everest basecamp. Earlier, such permits could be arranged via travel companies in lhasa as part of a package tour that included hiring a vehicle, driver, and guide. I was wandering if anyone has a packing list for everest base camp trek in march nepal lonely planet forum thorn tree. The lower region will have a bit harsh temperature and weather due to the possibility of rainfall at the end part of may. At the end of the month, visibility is quite good as well. It may helps you to plan lifetime trip to himalayas.
The base camps are rudimentary campsites on mount everest that are used by mountain climbers during their ascent and descent. Software development shops, design firms, freelancers, consultants, architects, agencies, media companies, schools, and nonprofits around the world have switched to basecamp to fundamentally improve their project workflow. From december, the everest base camp experiences winter weather for a few more months. The everest base camp temperature ranges between 0 to 40 fahrenheit in day, which.
Best time to visit mount everest and everest base camp. So due to the foggy and cloudy weather, you may not get the clear views of snowcapped mountains. You will reach everest base camp crossing three high passes above 5,000 meters. Everest base camp weather september, october, november. Our group was mostly fairly young i dont think we had anyone over 40 but with widely varying levels of fitness. If you are fully prepared with your gears, then you are going to get an amazing experience in the winters. If trekking from jiri to everest base camp be aware the trail will be very muddy, slippery and full of leeches up to phakding. The everest, one of the most sought after tourist destination in nepal is known for its incandescent beauty with the magnificent peaks and hills. You can avoid the crowds and still reach everest base camp during these months. Trekking to everest base camp trek in august a mount everest trip. The everest base camp region is fairly dry with an average of 18 inches of precipitation received at base camp.1384 769 1263 430 1055 1094 675 712 738 324 1522 1070 1178 915 827 408 164 1419 964 565 1168 349 955 525 1176 1525 165 1427 1568 1556 1396 502 139 492 273 321 1191 240 717 560 762