Mount McKinley
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Thu night, min -9°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sun morning, min -10°C on Fri night). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 6-9 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Tue morning, min -10°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Monday
22
Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
Thu
25
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
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
20 S20
20 S20
20 S20
25 S25
20 S20
15 S15
10 ESE10
20 ESE20
20 SSE20
15 SSE15
15 SSE15
25 S25
20 SSW20
15 SSE15
20 SSE20
15 SSE15
15 S15
15 SSE15
10 SE10
20 ESE20
15 ESE15
15 S15
20 SSW20
20 SSW20
5 SSW5
5 NE5
5 ENE5
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
37 28 27 41 11 8 6 8 12 25 13 10 11 5 4 14 6 3 1 - 2 7 7 9 12 3 2
High °C
-7 -8 -8 -8 -9 -8 -6 -6 -6 -8 -10 -9 -7 -5 -5 -7 -6 -5 -4 -3 -6 -8 -8 -8 -8 -9 -9
Low °C
-8 -8 -8 -9 -9 -8 -8 -6 -6 -10 -10 -9 -9 -6 -6 -8 -7 -5 -5 -4 -7 -9 -9 -8 -10 -10 -9
Chill °C
-14 -15 -15 -16 -16 -14 -13 -13 -13 -14 -17 -18 -15 -10 -12 -14 -11 -10 -10 -9 -12 -13 -15 -15 -13 -13 -13
Freezing level m
1350 1300 1350 1150 1100 1250 1150 1400 1600 1050 850 1050 950 1600 1750 1300 1450 1700 1650 1950 1550 1100 1200 1350 1100 1000 1150
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mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 8:56 - - 8:59 - - 9:02 - - 9:04 - - 9:07 - - 9:11 - - 9:14 - - 9:17 - - 9:19 -
Sunset
- - 6:39 - - 6:37 - - 6:34 - - 6:30 - - 6:27 - - 6:23 - - 6:21 - - 6:16 - - 6:14

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
TalkeetnaStateArp
96 km SSE
105m alt.
2 hours ago
6.1° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
36 km
Mid: overcast
Talkeetna Airport
97 km SSE
109m alt.
1 hour ago
6.7° C
light rain
Light rain .
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Low: overcast
Minchumina Airport
113 km WNW
214m alt.
58 minutes ago
2.8° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
Wind obs. (6 kph from 1 degs) was rejected
.
16 km
Low: scattered
Mckinley Park Airport
128 km NE
524m alt.
58 minutes ago
5.6° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
11
Light winds from the S
(11 kph at 170).
16 km
Low: few
Mid: scattered
Willow
157 km SSE
71m alt.
2 hours ago
7° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 83).

* 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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