Mount McKinley
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Fri night, min -16°C on Wed morning). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sun morning, min -12°C on Sat morning). Mainly strong winds.

Days 6-9 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Tue morning, min -16°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Tuesday
21
Wednesday
22
Thursday
23
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
snow showers
snow showers
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
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
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Wind km/h
10 SSW10
10 SW10
0 SW0
0 N0
0 W0
5 SW5
10 W10
15 WSW15
15 SW15
30 WSW30
30 SW30
30 SSW30
35 S35
45 S45
35 S35
25 SSE25
35 SSE35
45 SSE45
30 SE30
10 SE10
5 SSE5
15 ESE15
15 SE15
15 SSE15
10 ESE10
5 SE5
5 E5
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
19 15 22 11 18 53 13 13 9 2 16 40 26 27 38 29 29 19 8 26 78 20 9 6 6 11 20
High °C
-16 -15 -16 -16 -15 -15 -15 -14 -13 -12 -10 -9 -8 -9 -9 -10 -10 -10 -12 -13 -14 -15 -14 -14 -14 -14 -14
Low °C
-16 -16 -16 -16 -15 -16 -16 -15 -14 -12 -11 -9 -9 -10 -10 -10 -10 -12 -12 -14 -16 -15 -14 -15 -15 -14 -15
Chill °C
-23 -19 -16 -16 -15 -15 -21 -21 -22 -22 -19 -18 -18 -20 -19 -19 -20 -21 -22 -18 -14 -23 -22 -22 -20 -19 -18
Freezing level m
1950 2150 2000 1950 2100 2000 1950 2150 2100 2200 2450 2700 2900 2850 2850 2950 3000 2650 2550 2500 2200 2150 2300 2200 2250 2300 2200
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Sunrise
6:01 - - 6:03 - - 6:07 - - 6:09 - - 6:13 - - 6:16 - - 6:18 - - 6:20 - - 6:24 - -
Sunset
- 10:12 - - 10:08 - - 10:06 - - 10:02 - - 9:59 - - 9:55 - - 9:52 - - 9:49 - - 9:45 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount McKinley at the specific elevation of 4500 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
Chulitna Airport
63 km ESE
381m alt.
2 hours ago
11° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
9
Light winds from the S
(9 kph at 190).
13 km
Low: broken
Mid: broken
Talkeetna Airport
97 km SSE
109m alt.
1 hour ago
13.3° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
13
Light winds from the SW
(13 kph at 220).
16 km
Low: broken
Mid: broken
High: overcast
Minchumina Airport
113 km WNW
214m alt.
1 hour ago
11° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
11
Light winds from the SW
(11 kph at 230).
16 km
Low: broken
Mid: broken
High: overcast
Mckinley Park Airport
128 km NE
524m alt.
1 hour ago
10.6° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
6
Light winds from the N
(6 kph at 1).
16 km
Low: few
Mid: overcast
Nikolai
169 km WSW
126m alt.
1 hour ago
12.8° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
11
Light winds from the WSW
(11 kph at 250).
16 km
Low: scattered
Mid: 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. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Mount McKinley and within an acceptable time window.

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