Mount Sidley
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Mount Sidley Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -35°C on Sat afternoon, min -39°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Thu morning, strong winds from the WSW by Fri night).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -33°C on Wed morning, min -39°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (calm on Sun night, near gales from the SSW by Tue night).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -28°C on Wed night, min -39°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WNW on Wed night, gales from the NNE by Thu afternoon).

Wednesday
1
Thursday
2
Friday
3
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
Wind km/h
5 E5
5 NNE5
5 N5
5 WSW5
15 WSW15
25 WSW25
35 WSW35
30 W30
25 WNW25
15 WNW15
10 WNW10
5 E5
15 ESE15
15 SSE15
20 SW20
45 SSW45
55 SSW55
55 SSW55
50 SW50
30 WSW30
20 WNW20
50 NNE50
55 NNE55
60 NNE60
45 N45
40 NE40
50 NE50
some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds cloudy cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
-37 -38 -39 -38 -38 -37 -36 -35 -35 -36 -37 -37 -38 -38 -38 -39 -39 -34 -32 -31 -28 -28 -30 -32 -33 -33 -34
Low °C
-38 -38 -39 -39 -38 -38 -37 -36 -36 -36 -37 -38 -38 -38 -39 -39 -39 -37 -33 -31 -29 -29 -31 -33 -33 -34 -37
Chill °C
-45 -38 -48 -47 -51 -56 -54 -52 -51 -50 -48 -37 -51 -52 -52 -60 -62 -54 -51 -47 -41 -46 -50 -53 -52 -51 -53
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
6:52 - - 7:11 - - 7:33 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -
Sunset
- 9:48 - - 9:30 - - 9:07 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 -

Mount Sidley Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -35°C on Sat afternoon, min -39°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (calm on Thu morning, strong winds from the WSW by Fri night)

Mount Sidley Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -33°C on Wed morning, min -39°C on Mon night)Winds increasing (calm on Sun night, near gales from the SSW by Tue night)

Mount Sidley Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -28°C on Wed night, min -39°C on Sat night)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WNW on Wed night, gales from the NNE by Thu afternoon)

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
ASCATB232E70S
734 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
26
Moderate winds from the NW
(26 kph at 124.5).
- km
ASCAT225E71S
734 km NW
15m alt.
2 hours ago
19
Light winds from the NNW
(19 kph at 154.0).
- km
ASCATB225E71S
736 km NW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
21
Moderate winds from the N
(21 kph at 183.3).
- km
ASCAT223E71S
738 km NW
15m alt.
2 hours ago
27
Moderate winds from the N
(27 kph at 183.2).
- km
ASCAT224E71S
740 km NW
15m alt.
2 hours ago
15
Light winds from the NW
(15 kph at 123.9).
- 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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