Mount McKinley
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue morning. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Tue morning, min -20°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Sat morning, min -19°C on Fri morning). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue night. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Tue night, min -17°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Monday
24
Tuesday
25
Wednesday
26
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 night
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
light snow
moderate snow
Wind km/h
15 SE15
15 SE15
15 SSE15
20 SSE20
25 S25
15 SSE15
10 S10
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
5 WSW5
5 W5
5 S5
5 S5
5 SSW5
5 SW5
10 W10
10 W10
10 WSW10
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
15 SSW15
20 S20
25 SSE25
25 S25
10 NW10
light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow heavy snow mod. snow light snow mod. snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
4 3 3 5 4 4 - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - 3 18 9 5 6
High °C
-15 -15 -15 -16 -17 -19 -20 -19 -19 -18 -17 -16 -15 -15 -16 -16 -15 -15 -15 -15 -17 -16 -15 -12 -13 -15 -17
Low °C
-15 -15 -15 -16 -18 -20 -20 -20 -20 -19 -17 -17 -15 -15 -17 -16 -15 -16 -15 -16 -17 -16 -15 -14 -14 -16 -17
Chill °C
-23 -23 -24 -26 -28 -28 -27 -25 -24 -22 -17 -16 -15 -20 -21 -22 -21 -21 -21 -21 -23 -23 -22 -20 -23 -25 -22
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100 450 550 200 0
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Sunrise
10:38 - - 10:40 - - 10:41 - - 10:41 - - 10:41 - - 10:41 - - 10:41 - - 10:41 - - 10:41 - -
Sunset
- 3:21 - - 3:21 - - 3:22 - - 3:22 - - 3:22 - - 3:22 - - 3:23 - - 3:25 - - 3:26 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount McKinley at the specific elevation of 2500 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
Talkeetna Airport
97 km SSE
109m alt.
2 hours ago
-8.3° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Low: overcast
Minchumina Airport
113 km WNW
214m alt.
2 hours ago
-20° C
light snow
Light snow.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
1 km
Mid: overcast
Mckinley Park Airport
128 km NE
524m alt.
2 hours ago
-18.9° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
15
Light winds from the N
(15 kph at 360).
16 km
Low: overcast
Willow
157 km SSE
71m alt.
2 hours ago
-7° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 248).
Willow
159 km SSE
76m alt.
2 hours ago
-8° 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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