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 -7°C on Mon afternoon, min -9°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Wed morning, min -8°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Tue afternoon, min -7°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Friday
29
Saturday
30
Sunday
1
Mon
2
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
moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
10 E10
10 ENE10
5 E5
5 ESE5
5 SE5
10 SE10
15 SE15
10 ESE10
10 SSE10
10 SSE10
5 E5
5 SE5
5 E5
5 ESE5
10 SSE10
5 SE5
5 SE5
10 SSE10
5 ESE5
10 ENE10
10 ENE10
10 NE10
20 NNE20
15 N15
20 N20
15 N15
10 NW10
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
47 21 26 38 8 16 42 8 8 12 3 5 8 2 10 42 19 17 39 21 23 45 26 15 20 - -
High °C
-9 -9 -8 -8 -8 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -6 -6 -6 -7 -6 -7 -8 -7 -7 -7 -6 -6 -5 -4 -3 -3 -2
Low °C
-9 -9 -8 -8 -8 -7 -8 -8 -7 -7 -7 -6 -7 -7 -6 -8 -8 -7 -7 -7 -6 -6 -5 -4 -4 -3 -2
Chill °C
-12 -13 -11 -12 -12 -12 -12 -11 -11 -11 -8 -6 -10 -10 -10 -7 -12 -11 -11 -11 -10 -11 -11 -10 -8 -8 -6
Freezing level m
2100 2150 2250 2250 2300 2450 2450 2300 2500 2450 2400 2600 2550 2450 2550 2400 2250 2450 2400 2350 2550 2550 2750 2900 2950 3050 3150
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mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 3:56 - - 3:57 - - 3:57 - - 3:58 - - 3:59 - - 4:01 - - 4:01 - - 4:03 - - 4:05 -
Sunset
- - 0:16 - - 0:16 - - 0:15 - - 0:15 - - 0:14 - - 0:13 - - 0:12 - - 0:11 - - 0:10

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.
34 minutes ago
11.7° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
6
Light winds from the E
(6 kph at 80).
16 km
Low: overcast
Willow
157 km SSE
71m alt.
3 hours ago
12° C
Dry
3
Calm
(3 kph at 181).
Willow
159 km SSE
76m alt.
3 hours ago
11° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 161).
Nikolai
169 km WSW
126m alt.
26 minutes ago
11.7° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
6
Light winds from the WNW
(6 kph at 300).
16 km
Low: overcast
Big Lake
179 km SSE
52m alt.
48 minutes ago
11° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 130).

* 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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