Mount McKinley
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Thu afternoon, min -19°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Thu afternoon, light winds from the SW by Fri night).

Days 3-6 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Sun morning, min -21°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SSE on Sun afternoon, light winds from the SSE by Mon night).

Days 6-9 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoon. Extremely cold (max -18°C on Fri night, min -20°C on Wed morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the E on Wed night, light winds from the N by Thu night).

Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
Friday
27
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
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clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
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heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
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Wind km/h
35 WNW35
40 WNW40
35 WNW35
30 WNW30
30 WNW30
20 WSW20
15 SSW15
25 S25
25 SSE25
35 SSE35
45 SSE45
40 SSE40
40 S40
30 S30
15 SE15
20 SSE20
20 SE20
20 E20
25 ESE25
25 E25
30 E30
25 ENE25
15 ENE15
5 NE5
10 N10
5 NNE5
10 NE10
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
4 3 4 - 4 8 1 1 3 3 5 32 19 29 52 25 17 48 16 25 76 37 43 74 30 33 57
High °C
-18 -17 -17 -17 -17 -17 -17 -17 -17 -19 -19 -20 -20 -20 -20 -20 -20 -20 -20 -20 -20 -20 -19 -19 -19 -19 -18
Low °C
-19 -18 -18 -18 -17 -17 -17 -17 -18 -19 -20 -20 -20 -20 -21 -21 -20 -21 -21 -20 -20 -20 -19 -20 -20 -19 -18
Chill °C
-31 -30 -30 -28 -29 -28 -25 -28 -27 -32 -34 -35 -34 -32 -27 -31 -31 -30 -32 -32 -32 -31 -28 -26 -24 -24 -25
Freezing level m
2900 3050 3100 3150 3300 3400 3300 3400 3350 3200 3150 2950 2850 2900 2950 2900 3050 3050 2850 3050 3000 2850 2950 2900 2850 2950 2800
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Sunrise
4:43 - - 4:46 - - 4:48 - - 4:52 - - 4:54 - - 4:56 - - 5:00 - - 5:03 - - 5:05 - -
Sunset
- 11:34 - - 11:31 - - 11:29 - - 11:25 - - 11:22 - - 11:21 - - 11:17 - - 11:15 - - 11:12 -

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount McKinley at the specific elevation of 6194 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
17° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
32 km
Low: broken
TalkeetnaStateArp
96 km SSE
105m alt.
2 hours ago
15.0° C
-
6
Light winds from the NNW
(6 kph at 340).
36 km
Mid: scattered
Talkeetna Airport
97 km SSE
109m alt.
45 minutes ago
16.1° C
clear
Clear
7
Light winds from the NNW
(7 kph at 330).
16 km
Minchumina Airport
113 km WNW
214m alt.
42 minutes ago
18.3° C
clear
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Low: few
Puntilla Lake Airport
139 km SSW
558m alt.
46 minutes ago
17° C
clear
-
13
Light winds from the SE
(13 kph at 140).
40 km
Low: few
Mid: few

* 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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