Siple
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Wed night, min -32°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the ESE on Wed morning, calm by Thu night).

Days 3-6 Siple Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoon. Extremely cold (max -21°C on Tue morning, min -31°C on Sat morning). Mainly strong winds.

Days 6-9 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed morning. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Tue night, min -28°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the ENE on Tue morning, calm by Fri night).

Tuesday
24
Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
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
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
40 ESE40
40 E40
25 ESE25
20 SE20
10 SE10
10 SE10
10 NW10
5 WNW5
20 WSW20
30 WSW30
45 WSW45
25 WSW25
15 N15
20 NNE20
30 NE30
20 ENE20
20 ENE20
25 ENE25
45 ENE45
40 ENE40
25 ENE25
20 E20
10 ESE10
5 SSW5
5 NNW5
10 ENE10
5 ESE5
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
6 8 27 16 3 4 1 - - - - 1 2 3 6 2 - 3 2 3 5 6 6 10 3 2 2
High °C
-14 -11 -10 -10 -21 -24 -26 -29 -31 -30 -28 -23 -22 -23 -24 -27 -28 -22 -20 -20 -19 -19 -20 -20 -23 -24 -25
Low °C
-17 -12 -10 -16 -23 -25 -28 -30 -32 -31 -29 -26 -23 -23 -26 -28 -28 -27 -21 -21 -21 -19 -20 -23 -24 -25 -26
Chill °C
-26 -21 -20 -17 -29 -34 -33 -36 -43 -48 -45 -31 -32 -35 -38 -40 -41 -37 -34 -34 -30 -30 -28 -24 -23 -31 -32
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
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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 Siple at the specific elevation of 1500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Siple. 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
Navy Operated(amos)
752 km S
1530m alt.
3 hours ago
-36.2° C
No report.
28
Moderate winds from the N
(28 kph at 10).
Univ Wi 21356
1049 km S
549m alt.
3 hours ago
-24.5° C
No report.
41
Strong winds from the NW
(41 kph at 310).
Lettau
1430 km S
55m alt.
3 hours ago
-38.6° C
No report.
(4 kph at -)
Gill
1456 km SSW
30m alt.
3 hours ago
No report.
Criosfera1
1482 km SSE
1285m alt.
2 hours ago
-42.0° C
No report.
54
Near gales from the SSW
(54 kph at 200).

* 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 Siple and within an acceptable time window.