Mount Sidley
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -28°C on Thu morning, min -31°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -25°C on Sun morning, min -30°C on Sat night). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 6-9 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Fri morning, min -28°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NE on Wed afternoon, strong winds from the ENE by Thu morning).

Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thu
20
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
Wind km/h
5 SW5
5 SSE5
10 SE10
10 E10
10 ENE10
5 N5
10 N10
15 N15
15 N15
15 NNE15
20 NNE20
20 NNE20
20 NNE20
30 NNE30
35 NE35
35 NE35
35 NE35
30 ENE30
30 ENE30
35 ENE35
30 ENE30
25 ENE25
25 NNE25
15 NNE15
20 NE20
45 ENE45
40 ENE40
snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - 1 1 1 - - 1 - 2 2 2 1 1 2
High °C
-29 -29 -29 -29 -28 -28 -29 -28 -28 -28 -27 -28 -27 -25 -25 -26 -25 -25 -25 -24 -25 -26 -25 -25 -26 -24 -24
Low °C
-30 -29 -29 -30 -28 -29 -31 -28 -29 -29 -27 -29 -30 -26 -26 -27 -25 -26 -27 -25 -25 -26 -25 -26 -28 -25 -24
Chill °C
-35 -36 -37 -38 -36 -35 -39 -39 -38 -39 -39 -41 -41 -40 -40 -41 -40 -39 -40 -38 -39 -39 -38 -35 -38 -40 -39
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
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Sunrise
- 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 -
Sunset
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Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Sidley at the specific elevation of 3500 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
ASCAT244E74S
480 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
13
Light winds from the E
(13 kph at 272.3).
- km
ASCAT245E74S
486 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
14
Light winds from the E
(14 kph at 276.0).
- km
ASCAT244E73S
495 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
14
Light winds from the E
(14 kph at 275.3).
- km
ASCAT245E73S
498 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
16
Light winds from the ESE
(16 kph at 287.2).
- km
ASCAT246E73S
517 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
26
Moderate winds from the SSE
(26 kph at 316.5).
- 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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