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Weather guide for Zelda Tears Of The Kingdom (TotK). Learn how to change weather, effects, how to check map weather forecast, tips on thunderstorms and extreme weather locations!

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How To Change Weather

Advance The Time By Having A Bonfire Or Staying At An Inn

In order to change the weather, you need to advance the time within the game. You can pass the time by enjoying a bonfire or staying at an inn, which will allow you to change the weather. However, please note that there is a chance the weather may not change even after advancing time, as it could remain the same.

Wait Until The Weather Changes

Game Time3 Hours
Real Time 3 Minutes

The weather changes every 3 hours in-game, and every 3 minutes in real time. If you can't pass the time with activities like a bonfire, try waiting for a few minutes. In the case of a thunderstorm, there is a risk of being struck by lightning if you are in an open area so it is recommended to wait in a safe place with a roof.

Check The Weather Forecast

The weather forecast is displayed next to the mini-map in the bottom right corner of the screen. It provides real-time information about the weather for the next hour, so wait until the desired weather arrives.

Weather Effects

Clear or SunnyNone
Rain The fire goes out quickly, even if you light it.
You may slip when climbing a cliff
You become less noticeable to enemies.
The lightning attack damage increases.
LightningIn addition to the rain effects, if you equip a metal weapon, it will attract lightning strikes.
Snow Visibility becomes poor.

The Occurring Weather Condition Varies By Region

The probability of certain weather occurring is not constant throughout entire regions. For instance, the Gerudo Desert area is characterized by the absence of rainfall.

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