Mount McKinley
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Tue morning, min -10°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sun afternoon, min -11°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Mon afternoon, min -9°C on Thu morning). Wind will be generally light.

Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
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
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
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Wind km/h
10 SSE10
5 SSW5
5 WNW5
5 W5
10 SW10
15 SSW15
25 SSW25
20 SSW20
5 SW5
10 WSW10
15 SW15
5 WSW5
10 WNW10
10 WSW10
15 WSW15
15 W15
20 WSW20
10 SW10
15 WSW15
20 W20
20 SW20
15 S15
5 SW5
5 SE5
5 NNW5
5 SW5
5 SSW5
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
14 23 56 21 22 63 15 17 74 29 29 53 15 8 6 3 10 40 16 12 35 31 31 34 4 7 21
High °C
-5 -5 -6 -6 -6 -6 -7 -7 -8 -10 -10 -11 -9 -8 -8 -8 -6 -6 -6 -5 -5 -7 -8 -8 -7 -7 -7
Low °C
-5 -6 -6 -6 -6 -7 -7 -8 -10 -10 -10 -11 -10 -8 -9 -9 -7 -7 -7 -6 -6 -7 -8 -8 -8 -7 -8
Chill °C
-10 -5 -9 -9 -10 -11 -15 -14 -13 -15 -16 -16 -15 -13 -14 -15 -12 -12 -13 -10 -11 -13 -8 -12 -7 -10 -10
Freezing level m
2650 2650 2450 2450 2500 2450 2350 2350 2100 2000 2050 1800 1900 2150 2100 2100 2400 2400 2400 2550 2550 2450 2250 2150 2200 2400 2250
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mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:18 - - 6:20 - - 6:24 - - 6:26 - - 6:30 - - 6:33 - - 6:35 - - 6:37 - - 6:41 - -
Sunset
- 9:52 - - 9:49 - - 9:45 - - 9:43 - - 9:38 - - 9:36 - - 9:32 - - 9:29 - - 9:25 -

Issued local time.

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
TalkeetnaStateArp
96 km SSE
105m alt.
3 hours ago
13.3° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
36 km
Mid: overcast
Talkeetna Airport
97 km SSE
109m alt.
2 hours ago
13.3° C
light rain
Light rain .
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Low: overcast
Minchumina Airport
113 km WNW
214m alt.
2 hours ago
12.8° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
6
Light winds from the N
(6 kph at 1).
16 km
Low: overcast
Mckinley Park Airport
128 km NE
524m alt.
2 hours ago
13.9° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
7
Light winds from the S
(7 kph at 190).
16 km
Low: scattered
Mid: overcast
Willow
157 km SSE
71m alt.
56 minutes ago
13° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 352).

* 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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