Mount Sidley
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri afternoon. Extremely cold (max -18°C on Fri afternoon, min -25°C on Sun afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon afternoon. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Thu afternoon, min -25°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Mon afternoon, near gales from the ENE by Thu afternoon).

Days 6-9 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Fri night, min -22°C on Fri afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the NE on Sat night, light winds from the ENE by Mon morning).

Thursday
25
Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sun
28
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
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
20 NE20
5 SSE5
5 WNW5
10 NNW10
10 NW10
15 NW15
15 WNW15
10 NNW10
15 NNW15
10 NW10
25 NW25
35 NW35
30 NNW30
30 N30
40 N40
45 NE45
45 NE45
45 ENE45
50 ENE50
45 E45
45 NNE45
30 NNE30
35 NE35
50 ENE50
55 NE55
50 NE50
40 ENE40
light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear snow shwrs light snow some clouds light snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds light snow light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 3 - - - - - - 1 2 - 1 2 2 - 1 2 1 1 4 - - 1 3 2 2 1
High °C
-18 -20 -20 -21 -22 -22 -24 -22 -19 -20 -24 -22 -23 -20 -16 -17 -18 -16 -15 -16 -20 -22 -13 -13 -14 -14 -13
Low °C
-19 -21 -20 -22 -24 -22 -25 -25 -20 -22 -25 -23 -25 -25 -17 -19 -20 -16 -16 -20 -21 -22 -19 -13 -15 -17 -13
Chill °C
-27 -20 -20 -28 -30 -31 -34 -31 -26 -27 -36 -36 -37 -34 -28 -31 -32 -30 -29 -30 -35 -36 -25 -26 -28 -27 -25
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 200 0 0 0 0 600 400 0 500
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-31-32-31-32-33-32-33-33-31-32-34-33-33-30-28-28-29-28-28-28-32-31-26-24-25-26-26-25-27-26-27-28-28-29-28-26-27-30-28-29-26-23-23-24-23-22-22-27-27-20-19-20-20-20-18-20-20-21-22-22-24-22-19-20-24-22-23-20-16-17-18-16-15-16-20-22-13-13-14-14-13
Sunrise
- - 11:14 - - 11:00 - - 10:45 - - 10:29 - - 10:08 - - 9:37 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00
Sunset
6:50 - - 7:01 - - 7:14 - - 7:29 - - 7:45 - - 8:06 - - 8:37 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -

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
ASCAT255E68S
1269 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
64
Gales from the NW
(64 kph at 135.9).
- km
ASCAT255E67S
1371 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
61
Near gales from the NW
(61 kph at 124.9).
- km
ASCAT256E67S
1388 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
57
Near gales from the NW
(57 kph at 125.9).
- km
ASCAT257E67S
1390 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
58
Near gales from the NW
(58 kph at 127.9).
- km
University Wisconsin Id 8917
1458 km ESE
1395m alt.
1 hour ago
-20.0° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the NE
(20 kph at 50).

* 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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