Mount Sidley weather

Mount Sidley
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Mount Sidley Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -31°C on Thu afternoon, min -42°C on Wed morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the ENE on Wed night, light winds from the E by Fri night).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -30°C on Sat night, min -36°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the ENE on Sat morning, light winds from the E by Sun night).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -32°C on Wed night, min -36°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Tuesday
30
Wednesday
31
Thursday
1
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cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
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partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
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Wind km/h
40 NNE40
40 NNE40
45 NE45
45 ENE45
45 ENE45
50 ENE50
45 ENE45
20 SE20
30 ENE30
30 ENE30
15 NNE15
15 E15
25 ENE25
20 NE20
10 E10
15 ESE15
20 ESE20
25 E25
20 ENE20
15 NE15
5 ESE5
10 N10
15 N15
20 N20
25 NNW25
25 NW25
20 NW20
cloudy some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds cloudy some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds clear some clouds clear clear some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
-41 -38 -34 -33 -31 -31 -32 -33 -34 -34 -31 -30 -32 -30 -30 -31 -32 -34 -33 -33 -33 -34 -34 -32 -32 -33 -35
Low °C
-42 -40 -37 -34 -32 -32 -34 -33 -34 -36 -32 -32 -34 -31 -30 -32 -33 -34 -34 -34 -34 -34 -34 -33 -32 -34 -36
Chill °C
-63 -58 -55 -52 -50 -49 -46 -47 -48 -47 -44 -41 -46 -42 -41 -42 -45 -49 -46 -42 -41 -44 -46 -46 -46 -49 -49
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
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -
Sunset
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Mount Sidley Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Sidley is: Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -31°C on Thu afternoon, min -42°C on Wed morning)Winds decreasing (near gales from the ENE on Wed night, light winds from the E by Fri night).

Mount Sidley Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -30°C on Sat night, min -36°C on Sat morning)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the ENE on Sat morning, light winds from the E by Sun night).

Mount Sidley Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -32°C on Wed night, min -36°C on Thu night)Wind will be generally light.

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
Amundsen-Scott Airport
1460 km S
2830m alt.
3 hours ago
n/a° C
moderate snow
Blowing moderate snow.
43
Strong winds from the N
(43 kph at 10).
Linda
1481 km SSW
50m alt.
2 hours ago
-33.5° C
-
7
Light winds from the SSW
(7 kph at 210).
Williams Field
1543 km SSW
8m alt.
3 hours ago
-23.1° C
clear
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Low: few
Mcmurdo Base
1550 km SSW
34m alt.
3 hours ago
-23.1° C
light snow
Continuous light snow.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 990).
1.6 km
Mid: sky obscured
Amundsen-Scott
1607 km S
2835m alt.
3 hours ago
-
Wind obs. (43 kph from 10 degs) was rejected
.
0.1 km
Mid: sky obscured

* 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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