Mount Sidley
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri night. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Sat morning, min -17°C on Thu afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Thu night, strong winds from the N by Sat night).

Days 3-6 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon morning. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Sun afternoon, min -21°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NE on Mon morning, calm by Wed afternoon).

Days 6-9 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Wed afternoon, min -23°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
Friday
1
Sat
2
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
Wind km/h
30 NNW30
15 NNW15
25 NW25
25 NW25
35 NW35
30 NW30
25 N25
50 N50
35 N35
35 NNE35
45 NE45
50 NE50
35 NE35
15 NNE15
10 NNW10
15 WNW15
20 WNW20
5 WSW5
0 SW0
5 SE5
10 E10
10 ESE10
10 ESE10
5 E5
5 E5
5 NW5
5 NW5
some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs light snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 1 - 1 2 2 1 - 3 2 3 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-16 -16 -15 -15 -13 -12 -12 -13 -13 -13 -14 -13 -13 -14 -17 -19 -20 -19 -19 -20 -20 -20 -21 -21 -22 -22 -21
Low °C
-17 -17 -15 -15 -15 -13 -12 -14 -13 -14 -15 -13 -13 -17 -18 -20 -21 -19 -19 -20 -20 -21 -22 -21 -22 -23 -21
Chill °C
-27 -26 -26 -25 -24 -22 -21 -25 -24 -24 -27 -26 -24 -23 -24 -27 -28 -24 -19 -24 -27 -27 -27 -27 -22 -27 -27
Freezing level m
0 0 50 0 0 550 300 150 550 350 0 500 550 200 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-26-26-25-24-23-23-23-24-23-22-22-22-22-24-28-29-30-30-30-29-29-29-30-30-30-31-30-21-21-21-20-19-18-18-19-18-18-19-18-18-20-23-24-26-25-25-25-25-25-26-26-26-27-26-16-16-15-15-13-12-12-13-13-13-14-13-13-14-17-19-20-19-19-20-20-20-21-21-22-22-21
Sunrise
- - 11:45 - - 11:57 - - 0:00 - - 0:08 - - 0:18 - - 0:28 - - 0:38 - - 0:47 - - 0:56
Sunset
7:45 - - 7:31 - - 7:20 - - 12:00 - - 6:58 - - 6:47 - - 6:37 - - 6:29 - - 6:19 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Sidley at the specific elevation of 2500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Sidley. 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 Antarctica.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
ASCAT238E73S
435 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
44
Strong winds from the ESE
(44 kph at 289.5).
- km
ASCAT241E74S
442 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
64
Gales from the ESE
(64 kph at 285.2).
- km
ASCAT242E74S
455 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
46
Strong winds from the E
(46 kph at 276.0).
- km
ASCAT243E74S
456 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
49
Strong winds from the E
(49 kph at 274.3).
- km
ASCAT244E74S
471 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
51
Near gales from the E
(51 kph at 280.3).
- 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. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Mount Sidley and within an acceptable time window.

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