Mount Sidley
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -29°C on Sat morning, min -34°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the N on Fri morning, moderate winds from the NNE by Fri night).

Days 3-6 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -30°C on Wed morning, min -35°C on Mon afternoon). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 6-9 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -34°C on Thu night, min -40°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Fri afternoon, near gales from the SW by Sun night).

Thursday
28
Friday
29
Saturday
30
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
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
45 N45
40 N40
25 N25
25 NE25
30 NE30
35 ENE35
40 ENE40
45 ENE45
40 E40
30 ESE30
20 SE20
15 SSE15
20 SSE20
20 SSE20
20 SE20
15 NE15
20 N20
30 WNW30
25 WNW25
20 WNW20
30 W30
30 NW30
15 NNW15
20 WNW20
20 W20
20 WSW20
20 SW20
cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds light snow light snow light snow some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 1 - -
High °C
-33 -31 -30 -29 -29 -30 -31 -31 -33 -33 -34 -34 -33 -32 -31 -30 -31 -32 -35 -36 -34 -34 -34 -34 -37 -38 -39
Low °C
-33 -32 -31 -29 -29 -31 -31 -32 -34 -34 -35 -35 -34 -33 -32 -30 -31 -34 -35 -36 -36 -34 -34 -36 -37 -38 -40
Chill °C
-53 -49 -44 -44 -44 -45 -49 -49 -52 -50 -48 -48 -47 -46 -44 -42 -44 -48 -51 -51 -50 -50 -47 -46 -53 -53 -54
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
- 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 -

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
Criosfera 1
1102 km SSE
1285m alt.
4 hours ago
-35.6° C
No report.
Criosfera1
1102 km SSE
1285m alt.
3 hours ago
-35.9° C
No report.
Univ Wi Id 8917
1458 km ESE
1395m alt.
4 hours ago
-27.0° C
No report.
Amundsen-Scott Airport
1460 km S
2830m alt.
4 hours ago
-55° C
moderate snow
Ice crystals.
13
Light winds from the ENE
(13 kph at 70).
Low: few
Linda
1481 km SSW
50m alt.
4 hours ago
-21.4° C
No report.
13
Light winds from the WSW
(13 kph at 240).

* 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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