Mount Sidley
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -29°C on Tue night, min -35°C on Mon afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -27°C on Sat morning, min -31°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat morning. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Tue morning, min -40°C on Sun afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sat night, near gales from the NW by Mon night).

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
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
Wind km/h
5 SSE5
5 NE5
10 N10
20 NNE20
20 N20
15 NNE15
10 NE10
10 ENE10
5 ENE5
10 ENE10
10 E10
15 E15
10 ENE10
5 ESE5
5 ENE5
10 NNW10
10 NNW10
20 NW20
25 NNW25
15 NNW15
10 SSE10
35 SSE35
30 SSW30
35 SSW35
40 WSW40
40 W40
45 NW45
clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds light snow light snow light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 2 - - - - - 1
High °C
-33 -33 -32 -32 -34 -34 -32 -32 -29 -28 -28 -29 -30 -31 -30 -30 -29 -28 -27 -27 -29 -38 -39 -27 -24 -22 -22
Low °C
-33 -34 -33 -33 -35 -35 -33 -32 -32 -29 -29 -31 -30 -31 -31 -30 -30 -30 -27 -28 -35 -39 -40 -36 -25 -22 -22
Chill °C
-39 -40 -45 -46 -48 -44 -40 -41 -38 -37 -38 -41 -39 -37 -37 -38 -37 -41 -40 -38 -35 -57 -58 -43 -40 -37 -37
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-41-41-39-39-40-42-42-42-39-39-38-39-39-40-39-39-39-38-38-38-39-45-43-36-34-31-31-37-37-36-36-37-39-38-37-35-34-34-35-35-36-35-35-35-34-33-33-35-42-41-32-29-27-27-33-33-32-32-34-34-32-32-29-28-28-29-30-31-30-30-29-28-27-27-29-38-39-27-24-22-22
Sunrise
7:09 - - 6:54 - - 6:39 - - 6:26 - - 6:15 - - 6:03 - - 5:54 - - 5:43 - - 5:33 - -
Sunset
- 9:47 - - 10:03 - - 10:17 - - 10:29 - - 10:40 - - 10:51 - - 11:00 - - 11:10 - - 11:18 -

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
Univ Wi Id 8917
1458 km ESE
1395m alt.
3 hours ago
-20.0° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the NE
(20 kph at 50).
Amundsen-Scott Airport
1460 km S
2830m alt.
3 hours ago
n/a° C
moderate snow
Ice crystals.
9
Light winds from the E
(9 kph at 100).
Linda
1481 km SSW
50m alt.
3 hours ago
-17.3° C
No report.
52
Near gales from the S
(52 kph at 190).
Minna Bluff
1512 km SSW
920m alt.
3 hours ago
No report.
37
Fresh winds from the SE
(37 kph at 170).
Williams Field
1543 km SSW
8m alt.
3 hours ago
-16° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
31
Fresh winds from the NE
(31 kph at 40).
Low: few
Mid: scattered

* 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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