Mount McKinley weather

Mount McKinley
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoon. Extremely cold (max -28°C on Tue afternoon, min -33°C on Sun morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the SSE on Tue afternoon, moderate winds from the SSW by Tue night).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Wed morning, min -27°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SW on Wed morning, severe gales from the S by Fri night).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat morning. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Sat night, min -28°C on Sun afternoon). Mainly severe gales.

Saturday
25
Sunday
26
Monday
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
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
Wind km/h
45 SE45
30 SE30
35 ESE35
50 ESE50
55 SSE55
45 SSE45
45 SSE45
65 SSE65
60 SSE60
25 SW25
30 SSW30
40 SSE40
45 SW45
70 SSW70
55 SSW55
60 SSE60
50 SSW50
80 S80
60 S60
65 S65
55 SSE55
70 SE70
75 S75
70 S70
65 S65
55 SSE55
55 S55
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- 2 5 3 3 - - - - - 1 3 - 5 10 - - 16 11 8 9 3 4 5 2 - 6
High °C
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Low °C
-33 -33 -33 -32 -30 -30 -30 -29 -29 -25 -23 -27 -27 -26 -26 -24 -23 -23 -23 -22 -23 -27 -28 -28 -27 -25 -26
Chill °C
-52 -48 -48 -52 -49 -48 -49 -48 -41 -36 -37 -40 -44 -46 -41 -42 -40 -42 -39 -37 -36 -44 -48 -47 -44 -43 -44
Freezing level m
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Sunrise
4:48 - - 4:46 - - 4:43 - - 4:39 - - 4:37 - - 4:35 - - 4:31 - - 4:30 - - 4:26 - -
Sunset
- 11:14 - - 11:16 - - 11:19 - - 11:22 - - 11:24 - - 11:28 - - 11:30 - - 11:32 - - 11:36 -

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount McKinley is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoonExtremely cold (max -28°C on Tue afternoon, min -33°C on Sun morning)Winds decreasing (gales from the SSE on Tue afternoon, moderate winds from the SSW by Tue night).

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri nightExtremely cold (max -23°C on Wed morning, min -27°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SW on Wed morning, severe gales from the S by Fri night).

Mount McKinley Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat morningExtremely cold (max -20°C on Sat night, min -28°C on Sun afternoon)Mainly severe gales.

Issued local time.

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.
2 hours ago
9° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
11
Light winds from the W
(11 kph at 260).
48 km
Low: scattered
Talkeetna Airport
97 km SSE
109m alt.
51 minutes ago
11.7° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
6
Light winds from the N
(6 kph at 1).
16 km
Low: few
Mid: broken
Minchumina Airport
113 km WNW
214m alt.
56 minutes ago
n/a° C
clear
Haze -.
Wind obs. (6 kph from 100 degs) was rejected
.
1 km
Mckinley Park Airport
128 km NE
524m alt.
48 minutes ago
8.9° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Willow
159 km SSE
76m alt.
54 minutes ago
7° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 103).

* 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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