Mount McKinley weather

Mount McKinley
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 0-3):

Heavy rain (total 20mm), heaviest during Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Wed morning, min -3°C on Fri afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 42mm), heaviest during Sun night. Very mild (max 10°C on Sun morning, min 3°C on Sat morning). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 21mm), mostly on Tue morning. Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Thu afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Tue afternoon, min -1°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Tuesday
29
Wednesday
30
Thursday
31
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
light rain
rain showers
rain showers
light rain
light rain
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
moderate rain
moderate rain
light rain
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
heavy rain
heavy rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
10 SE10
15 SSE15
10 SSE10
15 S15
10 S10
10 SSW10
10 SW10
5 SW5
5 WSW5
5 S5
5 SSE5
10 S10
10 S10
15 SSE15
10 SSE10
5 SSE5
5 ESE5
10 SSE10
15 S15
10 SSE10
10 SSW10
5 SSE5
10 SSE10
10 S10
10 SSE10
10 SSE10
5 SE5
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Rain
Rain mm
3 2 10 4 1 - - - - - 2 7 6 3 9 1 2 12 11 4 1 1 - - 2 2 -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 4
High °C
6 3 3 3 3 1 -1 -2 2 4 5 7 10 10 7 7 7 6 4 5 3 3 3 3 3 2 1
Low °C
5 2 2 3 2 -1 -2 -3 -2 3 4 4 8 9 5 6 7 4 4 4 3 3 2 2 2 2 -1
Chill °C
3 -1 0 0 0 -2 -4 -5 0 2 2 5 8 8 5 5 7 4 0 2 1 1 1 1 1 -1 1
Freezing level m
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Sunrise
9:14 - - 9:17 - - 9:19 - - 9:22 - - 9:26 - - 9:29 - - 9:32 - - 9:34 - - 9:37 - -
Sunset
- 6:21 - - 6:16 - - 6:14 - - 6:10 - - 6:07 - - 6:05 - - 6:01 - - 5:59 - - 5:55 -

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount McKinley is: Heavy rain (total 20mm), heaviest during Wed nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Wed morning, min -3°C on Fri afternoon)Wind will be generally light.

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 42mm), heaviest during Sun nightVery mild (max 10°C on Sun morning, min 3°C on Sat morning)Wind will be generally light.

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 21mm), mostly on Tue morning. Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Thu afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Tue afternoon, min -1°C on Thu night)Wind will be generally light.

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount McKinley at the specific elevation of 500 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.
3 hours ago
3° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
7
Light winds from the N
(7 kph at 360).
16 km
Low: overcast
Talkeetna Airport
97 km SSE
109m alt.
2 hours ago
7.8° C
light rain
Light rain .
11
Light winds from the N
(11 kph at 1).
16 km
Low: few
Mid: overcast
Minchumina Airport
113 km WNW
214m alt.
2 hours ago
2.2° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Low: overcast
Mckinley Park Airport
128 km NE
524m alt.
2 hours ago
5.6° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
Wind obs. (7 kph from 1 degs) was rejected
.
16 km
Low: broken
Mid: broken
High: overcast
Puntilla Lake Airport
139 km SSW
558m alt.
3 hours ago
1° C
light snow
Light snow.
17
Light winds from the SSE
(17 kph at 160).
2 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. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Mount McKinley and within an acceptable time window.

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