Originally Posted by HeavensBells
Can't weather change be only cosmetic without actual time passage? For example even an option in the settings in which you could choose to enable and even set a time for irl time passed for the cycle. For example I'd like a 2 irl hours playing the game to be a full cycle only to get from dawn till dusk, and some weather like rain or snow in a random amount of time.

I guess that's exactly what didn't work with the how the engine tracks time in contrast to how system time advances.