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

UsMount McKinley
Weather Forecast, United States

Issued: 2am Sun 28 Nov Local Time
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Mountain icon 7 Mount McKinley Elevations: 7 Forecast Elevations:
 

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -37°C on Mon night, min -44°C on Sun morning). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WSW on Sun night, light winds from the SW by Tue afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -30°C on Fri morning, min -43°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Thu morning, stormy winds from the N by Thu night).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Extremely cold (max -25°C on Sun night, min -37°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (strong winds from the WNW on Sat morning, extremely windy from the SW by Mon afternoon).

(Days 10-12):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue afternoon. Extremely cold (max -30°C on Thu night, min -41°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WSW on Wed morning, extremely windy from the NW by Wed night).

Sunday
28
Monday
29
Tuesday
30
Wednesday
1
Thursday
2
Friday
3
Saturday
4
Sunday
5
Monday
6
Tuesday
7
Wednesday
8
Thursday
9
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 AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy light snow some clouds clear clear clear some clouds cloudy clear some clouds mod. snow mod. snow light snow heavy snow heavy snow mod. snow snow shwrs light snow light snow mod. snow some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow
Wind km/h
10
WSW
20
SW
60
WSW
75
WSW
35
SW
25
S
20
S
5
SW
10
WSW
15
SW
35
SSW
25
S
10
W
35
NNW
90
N
55
N
25
NNW
30
SW
45
WSW
55
WNW
75
W
100
SW
105
WSW
110
SW
120
SW
130
SW
115
SSW
60
SW
40
SW
45
SSW
25
WSW
30
W
60
NW
95
WNW
80
WNW
60
WSW
Snow
 cm
- - - - - - - - - - - 3 - - - - - - - - 6 9 5 23 11 6 13 2 4 7 - - - - - 2
Rain
 mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Max °C
-44 -43 -40 -38 -38 -37 -38 -40 -40 -41 -41 -42 -41 -39 -32 -30 -30 -31 -36 -34 -29 -28 -29 -25 -28 -28 -30 -38 -39 -40 -40 -40 -37 -34 -31 -30
Min °C
-44 -44 -42 -39 -38 -38 -39 -40 -40 -41 -42 -43 -41 -40 -37 -31 -30 -35 -36 -36 -32 -30 -30 -27 -28 -29 -37 -38 -39 -41 -41 -41 -40 -36 -32 -30
 Chill °C
-57 -61 -67 -61 -57 -53 -53 -49 -53 -56 -61 -61 -53 -60 -54 -47 -44 -44 -57 -57 -51 -51 -53 -48 -53 -53 -56 -62 -60 -60 -58 -62 -64 -59 -53 -50
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 200 200 300 200 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
-48-47-43-42-42-42-44-45-45-46-47-47-46-43-35-34-33-35-40-39-32-31-32-27-31-31-33-42-43-45-45-45-42-38-35-33-44-43-40-38-38-37-38-40-40-41-41-42-41-39-32-30-30-31-36-34-29-28-29-25-28-28-30-38-39-40-40-40-37-34-31-30-38-38-35-33-32-30-30-31-32-32-33-35-34-33-27-26-25-25-29-27-24-24-24-21-24-23-25-31-32-32-34-34-30-28-26-24-32-32-31-27-26-23-23-23-23-24-25-28-27-27-22-21-19-20-22-20-18-20-19-18-20-19-20-24-25-25-27-27-23-22-20-19-26-27-27-22-20-16-15-15-16-17-18-21-21-21-18-17-15-14-16-14-13-16-15-14-15-14-15-17-18-18-21-22-17-17-15-13-23-23-22-16-15-11-10-11-13-14-15-17-17-17-16-13-11-9-11-9-8-12-10-8-8-8-8-11-11-12-16-18-13-13-11-8-17-18-16-10-9-5-5-6-7-9-9-11-11-11-10-7-5-3-5-2-2-6-4-2-2-1-2-4-5-6-10-12-7-7-5-2
Sunrise
10:00 - - 10:03 - - 10:06 - - 10:08 - - 10:11 - - 10:14 - - 10:15 - - 10:18 - - 10:21 - - 10:22 - - 10:25 - - 10:26 - -
Sunset
- 3:41 - - 3:38 - - 3:37 - - 3:36 - - 3:33 - - 3:33 - - 3:30 - - 3:30 - - 3:27 - - 3:26 - - 3:26 - - 3:25 -

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount McKinley is: Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -37°C on Mon night, min -44°C on Sun morning). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WSW on Sun night, light winds from the SW by Tue afternoon).

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -30°C on Fri morning, min -43°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Thu morning, stormy winds from the N by Thu night).

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Extremely cold (max -25°C on Sun night, min -37°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (strong winds from the WNW on Sat morning, extremely windy from the SW by Mon 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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Talkeetna
97 km SSE
109m alt.
3 hours ago
-27.2° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
36 km
Mid: clear
Talkeetna Airport
97 km SSE
209m alt.
2 hours ago
-27.8° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Mckinley Park Airport
128 km NE
701m alt.
2 hours ago
-35° C
light snow
Light snow.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
8 km
Low: overcast
157 km SSE
71m alt.
59 minutes ago
-28° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
0
Wasilla Airport
158 km SE
1524m alt.
2 hours ago
-28.3° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km

* 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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