Mount McKinley
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sun night, min -16°C on Mon afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Wed afternoon, min -16°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Fri night, min -16°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sun
23
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
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
light snow
snow showers
Wind km/h
20 SSW20
25 S25
20 S20
10 SSE10
15 SSE15
15 SSE15
20 SSE20
25 SSE25
20 SSE20
15 SSE15
15 SSE15
10 SE10
15 SE15
10 SE10
15 SE15
20 S20
5 ESE5
5 SE5
15 SSE15
20 SSE20
15 SSE15
10 ESE10
20 SE20
15 SE15
25 SSE25
25 S25
10 SSW10
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
5 9 5 1 2 4 21 6 1 3 4 5 12 4 4 6 2 1 2 1 - 4 5 6 15 4 1
High °C
-11 -9 -9 -10 -9 -7 -6 -11 -14 -14 -14 -13 -10 -9 -8 -10 -12 -12 -13 -14 -13 -5 -5 -5 -7 -13 -14
Low °C
-15 -10 -10 -11 -10 -8 -9 -13 -16 -16 -14 -13 -13 -10 -9 -13 -12 -12 -14 -14 -13 -12 -5 -6 -12 -13 -15
Chill °C
-20 -17 -17 -16 -16 -13 -13 -20 -23 -21 -21 -20 -16 -15 -14 -19 -16 -16 -19 -22 -21 -11 -11 -11 -15 -22 -20
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 200 450 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 750 600 50 0 0
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Sunrise
- 10:36 - - 10:37 - - 10:37 - - 10:38 - - 10:40 - - 10:41 - - 10:41 - - 10:41 - - 10:41 -
Sunset
- - 3:22 - - 3:21 - - 3:21 - - 3:21 - - 3:21 - - 3:22 - - 3:22 - - 3:22 - - 3:22

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.
3 hours ago
-8.3° C
light snow
Continuous light snow.
6
Light winds from the N
(6 kph at 350).
4.8 km
Mid: overcast
Talkeetna Airport
97 km SSE
109m alt.
2 hours ago
-8° C
light snow
Light snow.
6
Light winds from the N
(6 kph at 10).
3 km
Mid: overcast
Minchumina Airport
113 km WNW
214m alt.
1 hour ago
-31.7° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Mckinley Park Airport
128 km NE
524m alt.
1 hour ago
-17.8° C
light snow
Light snow.
6
Light winds from the N
(6 kph at 10).
5 km
Mid: scattered
High: overcast
Willow
159 km SSE
76m alt.
56 minutes ago
-11° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 159).

* 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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