Mount McKinley
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat night. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Sat night, min -19°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Sat night, near gales from the SSE by Sun night).

Days 3-6 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Tue night, min -21°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Mount McKinley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat night. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Sun afternoon, min -19°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SSE on Sat night, calm by Sun night).

Friday
27
Saturday
28
Sunday
29
Mon
30
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
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
Wind km/h
25 SW25
20 SSE20
35 SSE35
50 SE50
35 SSE35
35 SSE35
30 SSE30
25 SE25
25 SSE25
15 SE15
10 ESE10
10 ESE10
5 SW5
5 ENE5
10 NNE10
5 N5
5 N5
0 W0
15 SSE15
30 SSW30
35 SSE35
60 SSE60
25 SSW25
15 SSW15
5 ESE5
5 SE5
5 SSW5
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
6 - 2 1 - 3 4 2 7 40 24 29 46 26 39 103 48 37 24 1 1 20 2 1 3 - 2
High °C
-17 -18 -18 -18 -19 -18 -18 -19 -19 -19 -19 -19 -19 -20 -20 -20 -21 -20 -18 -18 -18 -18 -18 -17 -17 -18 -18
Low °C
-18 -18 -18 -19 -19 -18 -19 -19 -19 -19 -19 -19 -20 -20 -20 -21 -21 -20 -20 -18 -18 -19 -18 -17 -18 -18 -18
Chill °C
-27 -28 -30 -32 -32 -30 -30 -31 -31 -29 -27 -25 -24 -25 -27 -28 -21 -20 -29 -30 -31 -32 -29 -25 -21 -22 -23
Freezing level m
3400 3350 3400 3200 3050 3100 3150 3150 3200 3200 3000 3100 3100 3000 3050 3000 2900 3000 3050 3000 3100 3150 3000 3050 3100 3150 3350
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Sunrise
- 4:52 - - 4:54 - - 4:56 - - 5:00 - - 5:03 - - 5:05 - - 5:09 - - 5:11 - - 5:15 -
Sunset
- - 11:25 - - 11:22 - - 11:21 - - 11:17 - - 11:15 - - 11:12 - - 11:08 - - 11:06 - - 11:02

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
TalkeetnaStateArp
96 km SSE
105m alt.
3 hours ago
22.8° C
-
7
Light winds from the SSW
(7 kph at 200).
36 km
Mid: clear
Talkeetna Airport
97 km SSE
109m alt.
46 minutes ago
18.9° C
clear
Clear
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Minchumina Airport
113 km WNW
214m alt.
43 minutes ago
22.2° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Low: scattered
Willow
157 km SSE
71m alt.
45 minutes ago
18° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 248).
Willow
159 km SSE
76m alt.
1 hour ago
18° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 110).

* 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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