Mount McKinley weather
– Lat/Long: 63.07° N 151.00° W

Mount McKinley
Weather Forecast, United States

Issued: 8pm Tue 26 Jan Local Time
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Mount McKinley Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Tue night, min -23°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -22°C on Fri night, min -29°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, fresh winds from the WSW by Mon afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed night. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Wed night, min -24°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Wed night, strong winds from the SSW by Thu afternoon).

(Days 10-12):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Extremely cold (max -18°C on Thu night, min -25°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SSW on Thu night, calm by Fri night).

Tue
26
Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
Friday
29
Saturday
30
Sunday
31
Monday
1
Tuesday
2
Wednesday
3
Thursday
4
Friday
5
Saturday
6
Sun
7
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 night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
clear
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
20 NW20
15 WNW15
15 W15
15 WSW15
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
15 SSW15
5 SSE5
0 N0
5 SSW5
10 SW10
15 SW15
10 WSW10
10 NNW10
10 NW10
5 SW5
10 SW10
20 WSW20
30 WSW30
40 SW40
30 SSW30
30 SSW30
20 SSW20
25 S25
15 SSW15
30 SSW30
40 SSW40
30 SSW30
20 S20
20 S20
15 SSE15
0 NE0
10 WSW10
25 WSW25
25 WSW25
25 WSW25
clear some clouds some clouds snow shwrs light snow light snow cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow light snow clear snow shwrs mod. snow snow shwrs some clouds light snow light snow light snow snow shwrs cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - 1 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3 4 - 1 10 1 - 5 1 1 4 - - - - -
High °C
-16 -17 -17 -18 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22 -23 -25 -28 -28 -27 -26 -24 -23 -21 -18 -19 -19 -17 -16 -15 -19 -19 -18 -18 -18 -19 -24 -25 -24 -22 -22
Low °C
-17 -17 -17 -21 -22 -22 -23 -23 -22 -22 -23 -26 -29 -28 -27 -27 -25 -23 -24 -20 -19 -20 -18 -16 -19 -20 -19 -18 -18 -19 -23 -25 -25 -25 -23 -23
Chill °C
-25 -25 -26 -27 -30 -30 -32 -22 -22 -22 -30 -36 -41 -37 -34 -32 -33 -34 -35 -30 -32 -30 -28 -26 -24 -32 -33 -30 -28 -28 -28 -24 -32 -37 -34 -34
Freezing level m
500 550 350 200 0 0 0 0 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 200 150 450 850 1050 200 350 750 650 800 300 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
-29-30-30-31-35-37-38-40-40-39-38-39-38-38-37-36-35-32-32-33-34-37-37-34-35-37-36-35-35-36-39-44-45-39-39-39-25-26-27-27-32-33-34-36-36-34-34-35-35-35-35-34-32-30-30-29-30-32-32-30-30-32-32-30-31-31-34-39-40-35-35-35-21-22-22-23-27-28-28-29-29-28-29-30-32-31-31-30-28-27-26-24-24-26-24-23-23-25-25-24-24-24-27-31-33-30-29-28-16-17-17-18-22-22-22-22-22-22-23-25-28-28-27-26-24-23-21-18-19-19-17-16-15-19-19-18-18-18-19-24-25-24-22-22-11-12-12-13-16-16-16-16-15-15-18-19-24-24-23-21-19-19-16-13-13-13-10-9-9-13-12-11-11-11-12-17-17-18-16-16-6-6-7-7-10-10-10-9-9-10-13-15-19-20-19-17-14-14-11-8-7-8-5-4-3-7-7-5-5-4-6-11-11-12-10-1000-1-1-4-4-4-3-3-4-7-9-14-14-14-12-9-8-6-2-2-2123-102120-5-4-6-4-3
Sunrise
- 9:48 - - 9:45 - - 9:44 - - 9:41 - - 9:37 - - 9:34 - - 9:32 - - 9:29 - - 9:26 - - 9:22 - - 9:19 - - 9:17 -
Sunset
- - 4:45 - - 4:47 - - 4:51 - - 4:53 - - 4:57 - - 5:00 - - 5:02 - - 5:06 - - 5:08 - - 5:13 - - 5:15 - - 5:19

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount McKinley is: A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -16°C on Tue night, min -23°C on Thu night)Wind will be generally light.

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -22°C on Fri night, min -29°C on Sat night)Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, fresh winds from the WSW by Mon afternoon).

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed nightExtremely cold (max -15°C on Wed night, min -24°C on Mon night)Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Wed night, strong winds from the SSW by Thu afternoon).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount McKinley at the specific elevation of 3500 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.
1 hour ago
-18.3° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Minchumina Airport
113 km WNW
214m alt.
1 hour ago
-26.1° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Mckinley Park Airport
128 km NE
524m alt.
1 hour ago
-29.4° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Nikolai
169 km WSW
126m alt.
58 minutes ago
-27.2° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
11 km
Wasilla Airport
184 km SSE
107m alt.
1 hour ago
-17.8° C
clear
Fog freezing -.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
0 km
Low: overcast

* 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.

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