Mount Sidley
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -34°C on Mon morning, min -39°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Mon afternoon, strong winds from the ENE by Wed night).

Days 3-6 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -32°C on Sun morning, min -37°C on Thu afternoon). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NE on Thu morning, light winds from the E by Sat morning).

Days 6-9 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -32°C on Sun morning, min -35°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
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
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
10 NNW10
5 N5
5 NE5
10 NE10
15 NNE15
25 NE25
30 NE30
30 ENE30
35 ENE35
40 NE40
30 NE30
30 ENE30
35 ENE35
30 ENE30
20 E20
20 E20
15 E15
30 ENE30
30 NE30
15 NNE15
10 ESE10
15 ESE15
15 E15
10 E10
5 NE5
0 W0
5 SSW5
snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 1 - - - - - - - -
High °C
-34 -35 -37 -37 -37 -38 -37 -38 -37 -35 -36 -34 -34 -35 -36 -35 -36 -34 -32 -32 -33 -33 -33 -34 -33 -33 -34
Low °C
-34 -36 -37 -37 -38 -39 -37 -39 -39 -36 -37 -37 -34 -35 -37 -35 -36 -37 -32 -33 -34 -33 -34 -34 -33 -34 -34
Chill °C
-43 -41 -45 -49 -50 -55 -55 -56 -57 -53 -53 -51 -51 -52 -51 -49 -50 -51 -48 -45 -42 -44 -45 -45 -40 -33 -34
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
- 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
University Wisconsin Id 8917
1458 km ESE
1395m alt.
2 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.
2 hours ago
n/a° C
moderate snow
Blowing moderate snow.
26
Moderate winds from the NE
(26 kph at 40).
Mid: few
High: broken
Linda
1481 km SSW
50m alt.
2 hours ago
-11.9° C
-
11
Light winds from the NNW
(11 kph at 340).
Minna Bluff
1512 km SSW
920m alt.
2 hours ago
No report.
37
Fresh winds from the SE
(37 kph at 170).
Mcmurdo Williams
1541 km SSW
22m alt.
2 hours ago
-12° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
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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