Mount Sidley
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Thu morning, min -26°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SW on Tue afternoon, light winds from the NNE by Fri morning).

Days 3-6 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri night. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Fri afternoon, min -23°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue night. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Mon afternoon, min -32°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNE on Tue night, light winds from the NW by Fri morning).

Monday
28
Tuesday
29
Wednesday
30
Thu
31
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
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
45 SSW45
45 SW45
45 WSW45
30 WSW30
40 SW40
20 W20
25 W25
15 NW15
15 NNE15
10 NE10
15 NE15
10 ENE10
5 ESE5
5 SW5
10 SE10
5 SSE5
5 WNW5
15 NNW15
20 NW20
20 NNW20
30 N30
30 N30
40 N40
30 NNE30
25 NNE25
15 NNW15
10 NNW10
clear clear some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds clear snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 3 5 - - 6 4 3 6 - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - 1 - -
High °C
-24 -23 -23 -21 -21 -19 -19 -19 -20 -20 -21 -21 -22 -22 -22 -22 -23 -22 -23 -24 -24 -24 -26 -28 -29 -30 -30
Low °C
-26 -24 -23 -22 -21 -20 -19 -20 -20 -20 -21 -21 -22 -22 -22 -22 -23 -22 -23 -25 -24 -25 -28 -28 -29 -30 -30
Chill °C
-41 -39 -39 -35 -35 -30 -30 -28 -29 -28 -30 -28 -27 -22 -30 -27 -23 -31 -34 -36 -37 -38 -42 -43 -43 -42 -40
Freezing level m
0 0 400 750 850 950 850 650 1100 1100 650 750 500 200 700 600 0 450 300 0 250 300 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-24-23-23-21-21-19-19-19-20-20-21-21-22-22-22-22-23-22-23-24-24-24-26-28-29-30-30-22-19-19-16-16-15-15-15-15-15-16-17-17-18-17-17-18-18-19-20-20-20-22-23-24-25-25-18-14-13-10-10-10-10-10-9-9-11-11-12-12-11-12-13-13-13-15-14-14-17-18-18-20-19
Sunrise
- - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00
Sunset
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Sidley at the specific elevation of 4285 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
ASCATB232E74S
394 km N
15m alt.
2 hours ago
22
Moderate winds from the WSW
(22 kph at 61.5).
- km
ASCATB231E74S
396 km NW
15m alt.
2 hours ago
24
Moderate winds from the W
(24 kph at 96.7).
- km
ASCATB240E73S
436 km NNE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
29
Fresh winds from the SE
(29 kph at 338.3).
- km
ASCATB239E73S
439 km NNE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
24
Moderate winds from the SSW
(24 kph at 29.7).
- km
ASCATB242E74S
449 km NNE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
12
Light winds from the SSE
(12 kph at 324.7).
- 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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