Mount McKinley weather

Mount McKinley
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Wed morning, min -6°C on Mon afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Sat afternoon, min -8°C on Fri afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow heaviest on Sat night. Turning milder with heavy rain (total 28mm), heaviest during Mon morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Sun afternoon, min -4°C on Tue afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Saturday
26
Sunday
27
Monday
28
Tue
29
night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
moderate snow
light snow
light rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
Wind km/h
5 SSW5
5 SSE5
5 SSW5
0 WSW0
5 SSE5
10 S10
10 SSE10
10 SE10
10 S10
15 SSE15
10 SSE10
10 SSE10
5 SSW5
5 SW5
10 SSW10
5 WSW5
5 SSW5
10 S10
20 S20
15 S15
15 SSW15
15 S15
15 SSE15
20 SSE20
15 S15
10 SSW10
5 SSW5
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3 13 12 - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 1 - - - - 3 1 - 3 2 2 - - 2 - - - 6 3 - - - 4 4 2 -
High °C
-3 -4 -4 -6 -6 -6 -2 0 -1 -3 -2 -2 -4 -6 -6 -5 -2 -1 -1 2 4 4 4 1 -1 -2 -3
Low °C
-4 -4 -6 -6 -6 -6 -5 -1 -3 -6 -2 -3 -6 -6 -8 -8 -4 -2 -2 -1 4 3 3 0 -2 -2 -4
Chill °C
-6 -7 -7 -6 -6 -10 -6 -3 -5 -7 -6 -5 -4 -9 -11 -8 -4 -4 -6 -2 1 0 0 -4 -6 -6 -5
Freezing level m
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Sunrise
- 9:07 - - 9:11 - - 9:14 - - 9:17 - - 9:19 - - 9:22 - - 9:26 - - 9:29 - - 9:32 -
Sunset
- - 6:27 - - 6:23 - - 6:21 - - 6:16 - - 6:14 - - 6:10 - - 6:07 - - 6:05 - - 6:01

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount McKinley is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Wed morning, min -6°C on Mon afternoon)Wind will be generally light.

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Sat afternoon, min -8°C on Fri afternoon)Wind will be generally light.

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow heaviest on Sat night. Turning milder with heavy rain (total 28mm), heaviest during Mon morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Sun afternoon, min -4°C on Tue afternoon)Wind will be generally light.

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount McKinley at the specific elevation of 1500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount McKinley. 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 Alaska United States.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
TalkeetnaStateArp
96 km SSE
105m alt.
2 hours ago
4.4° C
-
9
Light winds from the N
(9 kph at 350).
36 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Talkeetna Airport
97 km SSE
109m alt.
2 hours ago
4.4° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
Wind obs. (9 kph from 350 degs) was rejected
.
16 km
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
Minchumina Airport
113 km WNW
214m alt.
2 hours ago
-1.7° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Mckinley Park Airport
128 km NE
524m alt.
2 hours ago
-4.4° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Willow
157 km SSE
71m alt.
2 hours ago
2° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 73).

* 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 Mount McKinley and within an acceptable time window.

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