Mount Sidley
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -39°C on Sun night, min -43°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (calm on Sun afternoon, strong winds from the ENE by Tue night).

Days 3-6 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -38°C on Wed afternoon, min -40°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Fri morning, strong winds from the NW by Sat morning).

Days 6-9 Mount Sidley Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat morning. Extremely cold (max -30°C on Tue morning, min -45°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the S on Sat night, stormy winds from the S by Sun afternoon).

Saturday
25
Sunday
26
Monday
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
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
Wind km/h
20 SSW20
15 SSW15
15 NNE15
40 NE40
25 NE25
10 E10
20 E20
20 E20
40 ENE40
25 ENE25
30 ENE30
30 E30
30 E30
25 E25
20 E20
15 NE15
15 NNW15
20 WNW20
40 NW40
35 NNW35
10 NW10
25 SSW25
85 S85
65 SSW65
65 WSW65
65 WSW65
55 WNW55
clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds light snow light snow light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 2 - - - - - 1
High °C
-41 -41 -39 -39 -40 -42 -42 -42 -39 -39 -38 -39 -39 -40 -39 -39 -39 -38 -38 -38 -39 -45 -43 -36 -34 -31 -31
Low °C
-41 -41 -41 -39 -41 -43 -42 -42 -41 -39 -39 -40 -39 -40 -40 -39 -39 -39 -38 -39 -43 -45 -44 -41 -35 -32 -31
Chill °C
-58 -55 -59 -59 -57 -53 -58 -59 -58 -56 -56 -58 -57 -57 -53 -52 -52 -57 -59 -57 -57 -64 -72 -60 -57 -52 -52
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
-41-41-39-39-40-42-42-42-39-39-38-39-39-40-39-39-39-38-38-38-39-45-43-36-34-31-31-37-37-36-36-37-39-38-37-35-34-34-35-35-36-35-35-35-34-33-33-35-42-41-32-29-27-27-33-33-32-32-34-34-32-32-29-28-28-29-30-31-30-30-29-28-27-27-29-38-39-27-24-22-22
Sunrise
7:09 - - 6:54 - - 6:39 - - 6:26 - - 6:15 - - 6:03 - - 5:54 - - 5:43 - - 5:33 - -
Sunset
- 9:47 - - 10:03 - - 10:17 - - 10:29 - - 10:40 - - 10:51 - - 11:00 - - 11:10 - - 11:18 -

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
Univ Wi Id 8917
1458 km ESE
1395m alt.
1 hour ago
-20.0° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the NE
(20 kph at 50).
Linda
1481 km SSW
50m alt.
1 hour ago
-17.3° C
No report.
Minna Bluff
1512 km SSW
920m alt.
1 hour ago
No report.
Cape Ross
1697 km SSW
201m alt.
1 hour ago
-20.1° C
-
Cape Phillips
1809 km SW
201m alt.
1 hour ago
-12.1° C
-
19
Light winds from the NE
(19 kph at 40).

* 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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