Mount McKinley weather

Mount McKinley
Weather Forecast, United States

Issued: 9pm Mon 30 Mar Local Time
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Mount McKinley Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu afternoon. Extremely cold (max -27°C on Wed night, min -31°C on Thu afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, near gales from the SW by Thu morning).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Extremely cold (max -30°C on Thu night, min -36°C on Sun afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Fri night, calm by Sun afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun night. Extremely cold (max -24°C on Wed afternoon, min -40°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (calm on Sun night, severe gales from the W by Wed afternoon).

Sunday
5
Monday
6
Tuesday
7
Wed
8
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
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
Wind km/h
15 NE15
15 SW15
35 WSW35
35 WSW35
15 SW15
25 SW25
40 WSW40
55 SW55
55 SW55
45 SSW45
35 SSE35
25 SSW25
55 WNW55
15 W15
15 SW15
20 SSE20
25 SE25
15 SSE15
10 SW10
25 SSE25
25 SSE25
10 E10
20 N20
45 NNW45
70 NW70
60 WNW60
80 W80
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - 2 3 4 3 2 - - 1 4 - 3 4 2 1 - - - - - -
High °C
-28 -28 -29 -29 -29 -28 -27 -29 -30 -30 -34 -31 -30 -30 -30 -32 -35 -35 -36 -39 -39 -38 -36 -34 -27 -25 -24
Low °C
-28 -29 -29 -30 -29 -28 -28 -29 -31 -33 -34 -34 -30 -30 -31 -35 -35 -36 -38 -39 -39 -40 -38 -35 -32 -26 -24
Chill °C
-42 -40 -45 -42 -41 -42 -43 -48 -50 -48 -52 -46 -50 -42 -42 -45 -50 -47 -42 -56 -55 -47 -53 -55 -47 -45 -44
Freezing level m
700 750 750 450 350 600 850 750 850 500 450 450 0 0 300 50 0 250 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 700 1150
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Sunrise
- 7:24 - - 7:20 - - 7:16 - - 7:13 - - 7:09 - - 7:07 - - 7:03 - - 7:00 - - 6:56 -
Sunset
- - 8:52 - - 8:55 - - 8:59 - - 9:00 - - 9:04 - - 9:07 - - 9:09 - - 9:13 - - 9:15

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount McKinley is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu afternoonExtremely cold (max -27°C on Wed night, min -31°C on Thu afternoon)Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, near gales from the SW by Thu morning).

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu nightExtremely cold (max -30°C on Thu night, min -36°C on Sun afternoon)Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Fri night, calm by Sun afternoon).

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun nightExtremely cold (max -24°C on Wed afternoon, min -40°C on Mon night)Winds increasing (calm on Sun night, severe gales from the W by Wed afternoon).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount McKinley at the specific elevation of 5500 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.
2 hours ago
-7.8° C
clear
Clear
7
Light winds from the WNW
(7 kph at 290).
16 km
Minchumina Airport
113 km WNW
214m alt.
2 hours ago
-10.6° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Mckinley Park Airport
128 km NE
524m alt.
2 hours ago
-20.6° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Willow
157 km SSE
71m alt.
3 hours ago
-11° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 38).
Willow
159 km SSE
76m alt.
3 hours ago
-12° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 175).

* 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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