Mount Sidley weather
– Lat/Long: 77.03° S 126.10° W

AyMount Sidley
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 11am Tue 20 Apr Local Time
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Mount Sidley Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -30°C on Thu night, min -37°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Tue morning, gales from the NW by Thu night).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri afternoon. Extremely cold (max -26°C on Sat afternoon, min -33°C on Fri afternoon). Mainly severe gales.

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -33°C on Mon morning, min -48°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the N on Tue night, calm by Wed night).

(Days 10-12):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat night. Extremely cold (max -25°C on Sat night, min -48°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the SE on Thu morning, stormy winds from the NNW by Sun morning).

Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
30
Saturday
1
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 AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
clear
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
snow showers
Wind km/h
20 SW20
20 SW20
25 WSW25
25 W25
30 WSW30
35 WNW35
45 WSW45
50 W50
55 WNW55
65 NW65
80 NW80
35 W35
55 W55
65 WNW65
65 NW65
45 W45
60 WSW60
45 WNW45
40 NNW40
20 WNW20
15 N15
15 NNE15
10 NW10
40 WNW40
50 N50
25 NNE25
5 NNW5
15 SE15
25 S25
35 SSW35
45 SSW45
65 SW65
70 SW70
70 WSW70
65 W65
65 WNW65
clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear some clouds cloudy light snow light snow clear some clouds some clouds light snow snow shwrs clear light snow light snow cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds clear clear some clouds cloudy light snow snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - 2 3 - - - 3 1 - 3 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 4
High °C
-36 -36 -36 -36 -36 -36 -37 -34 -30 -30 -31 -30 -27 -26 -30 -32 -32 -31 -33 -34 -34 -36 -34 -34 -37 -44 -46 -48 -48 -44 -40 -38 -32 -30 -29 -25
Low °C
-37 -36 -37 -37 -36 -37 -37 -36 -32 -30 -33 -32 -28 -28 -33 -32 -32 -32 -34 -34 -35 -36 -35 -36 -40 -45 -48 -48 -48 -47 -42 -39 -37 -31 -29 -28
Chill °C
-51 -51 -52 -53 -54 -54 -58 -55 -51 -51 -54 -50 -46 -45 -51 -51 -53 -49 -52 -48 -46 -50 -49 -52 -59 -60 -56 -64 -68 -65 -64 -63 -54 -52 -50 -45
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-36-36-36-36-36-36-37-34-30-30-31-30-27-26-30-32-32-31-33-34-34-36-34-34-37-44-46-48-48-44-40-38-32-30-29-25-32-31-31-32-31-31-33-29-26-26-27-25-22-21-25-26-26-26-27-29-29-30-28-29-33-42-43-47-46-41-38-35-28-26-24-21-26-24-25-26-26-25-28-23-21-21-21-20-16-16-18-19-19-18-20-22-22-23-22-23-28-39-41-46-45-38-34-31-23-21-18-16
Sunrise
5:52 - - 6:03 - - 6:13 - - 6:26 - - 6:39 - - 6:54 - - 7:11 - - 7:35 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -
Sunset
- 10:51 - - 10:41 - - 10:29 - - 10:17 - - 10:03 - - 9:48 - - 9:30 - - 9:06 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 -

Mount Sidley Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Sidley is: Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -30°C on Thu night, min -37°C on Tue morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Tue morning, gales from the NW by Thu night).

Mount Sidley Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri afternoonExtremely cold (max -26°C on Sat afternoon, min -33°C on Fri afternoon)Mainly severe gales.

Mount Sidley Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -33°C on Mon morning, min -48°C on Wed night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the N on Tue night, calm by Wed night).

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
Criosfera1
1102 km SSE
1285m alt.
2 hours ago
-48.5° C
No report.
48
Strong winds from the SSW
(48 kph at 200).
University Wisconsin Id 8917
1458 km ESE
1395m alt.
2 hours ago
-19.7° C
-
26
Moderate winds from the NNW
(26 kph at 340).
Amundsen-Scott Airport
1460 km S
2830m alt.
3 hours ago
n/a° C
moderate snow
Ice crystals.
17
Light winds from the NE
(17 kph at 40).
Linda
1481 km SSW
50m alt.
2 hours ago
-38.6° C
-
11
Light winds from the SW
(11 kph at 220).
Mcmurdo Base
1550 km SSW
34m alt.
2 hours ago
-26.7° C
light snow
Drizzle
4
Calm
(4 kph at 110).
36 km
Mid: clear

* 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.

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