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

UsMount McKinley
Weather Forecast, United States

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Days 1–3 Weather Summary

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -30°C on Sun night, min -36°C on Sat afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sat morning, near gales from the W by Sun night).

Days 4–6 Weather Summary

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -27°C on Thu night, min -39°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Tue morning, severe gales from the NNW by Thu night).

Days 7–9 Weather Summary

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoon. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Fri night, min -33°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the NNW on Fri morning, fresh winds from the WSW by Sun night).

Days 10–12 Weather Summary

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -33°C on Mon morning, min -36°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the W on Mon morning, calm by Tue night).

Saturday
24
Sunday
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Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
1
Saturday
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Sunday
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Monday
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Tuesday
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Wednesday
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 km/h
15
WSW
10
W
15
NW
20
NW
30
WNW
50
WNW
50
WSW
50
SW
20
SSW
5
SW
5
WNW
15
N
5
NNW
5
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10
N
40
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40
N
75
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80
NNW
60
NNW
35
NW
40
WSW
55
WSW
45
WNW
55
WSW
60
SW
30
WSW
40
W
25
W
15
WSW
10
WNW
15
NNW
10
WNW
5
WNW
10
WNW
5
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Wave Height Map
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 cm 
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 mm 
max°C
-35
-36
-35
-34
-33
-30
-30
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min°C
-35
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-31
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-37
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-23
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-23
-27
-27
-26
-30
-33
-33
-33
-36
-36
-36
-36
-36
-35
-35
chill°C 
-47
-46
-48
-50
-51
-50
-50
-50
-47
-40
-46
-47
-46
-47
-51
-57
-56
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-35
-40
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-48
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-47
-42
-44
-41
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Cloud base (m)
2600
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Sunrise
8:23
8:21
8:17
8:14
8:11
8:07
8:03
8:00
7:58
7:54
7:50
7:48
Sunset
6:10
6:14
6:15
6:19
6:22
6:24
6:28
6:30
6:34
6:37
6:39
6:43

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount McKinley is: A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -30°C on Sun night, min -36°C on Sat afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sat morning, near gales from the W by Sun night).

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -27°C on Thu night, min -39°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Tue morning, severe gales from the NNW by Thu night).

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoon. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Fri night, min -33°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the NNW on Fri morning, fresh winds from the WSW by Sun night).

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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
97 km SSE
685m alt.
2 hours ago
-4° C
light snow
Light snow.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
6 km
Mid: overcast
Talkeetna
97 km SSE
109m alt.
1 hour ago
-4° C
light snow
Continuous light snow.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
2.8 km
Mid: overcast
Minchumina Airport
112 km NW
216m alt.
2 hours ago
-11° C
light snow
Light snow.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
11 km
Low: broken
Mid: broken
High: overcast
Mckinley Park Airport
128 km NE
701m alt.
2 hours ago
-14° C
clear
-
6
Light winds from the WSW
(6 kph at 240).
16 km
Low: few
157 km SSE
71m alt.
1 hour ago
-6° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
3

* 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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