Siple
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Sun afternoon, min -19°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the W on Sat afternoon, calm by Sun night).

Days 3-6 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Wed night, min -24°C on Fri morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNE on Tue afternoon, gales from the ENE by Wed morning).

Days 6-9 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Sat afternoon, min -21°C on Fri afternoon). Winds decreasing (gales from the ENE on Sat night, light winds from the E by Mon afternoon).

Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Mon
29
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
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
40 W40
25 NW25
20 NW20
20 NW20
10 NNW10
15 W15
15 WNW15
20 NW20
25 N25
15 NNE15
40 NE40
75 ENE75
70 ENE70
50 NE50
50 NE50
50 NE50
50 NE50
65 NE65
50 NNE50
45 NE45
55 ENE55
50 ENE50
65 ENE65
55 E55
50 E50
30 SE30
30 E30
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 3 13 6 4 2 3 3 6 7 12 34 9 5 4 5 1 11 24 25 33 7 8 14 13
High °C
-17 -17 -18 -16 -16 -16 -17 -17 -19 -18 -15 -14 -14 -13 -16 -17 -18 -23 -21 -15 -15 -14 -14 -15 -16 -16 -16
Low °C
-17 -18 -18 -17 -16 -17 -17 -19 -19 -19 -17 -14 -14 -15 -17 -18 -22 -24 -22 -20 -15 -14 -15 -16 -16 -17 -17
Chill °C
-30 -28 -28 -25 -25 -24 -26 -26 -30 -28 -29 -29 -29 -25 -30 -31 -33 -41 -35 -27 -29 -27 -28 -29 -30 -29 -28
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-21-20-21-20-20-20-21-21-23-22-19-18-19-18-21-22-22-28-25-20-19-18-18-19-20-20-21-17-17-18-16-16-16-17-17-19-18-15-14-14-13-16-17-18-23-21-15-15-14-14-15-16-16-16-18-17-15-15-13-13-14-15-15-15-12-10-8-8-11-12-14-17-18-11-9-9-9-9-10-11-10-15-13-11-11-8-8-9-10-9-10-7-5-2-3-5-6-10-10-12-6-3-3-3-3-4-5-4
Sunrise
- - 0:25 - - 0:18 - - 0:11 - - 11:55 - - 11:49 - - 11:40 - - 11:32 - - 11:23 - - 11:15
Sunset
5:55 - - 6:01 - - 6:08 - - 6:15 - - 6:22 - - 6:30 - - 6:37 - - 6:45 - - 6:53 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Siple at the specific elevation of 2500 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
ASCATB248E74S
465 km E
15m alt.
3 hours ago
51
Near gales from the WNW
(51 kph at 115.5).
- km
ASCATB249E74S
482 km E
15m alt.
3 hours ago
53
Near gales from the WNW
(53 kph at 107.5).
- km
ASCATB241E67S
770 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
57
Near gales from the NNW
(57 kph at 154.8).
- km
ASCATB243E67S
822 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
55
Near gales from the NNW
(55 kph at 161.2).
- km
ASCATB242E67S
831 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
67
Gales from the NNW
(67 kph at 149.6).
- 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 Siple and within an acceptable time window.