Siple
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed morning. Extremely cold (max -18°C on Mon morning, min -20°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat morning. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Sat morning, min -20°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Fri morning, near gales from the NE by Sat night).

Days 6-9 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Sun night, min -18°C on Sun afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the E on Mon night, near gales from the E by Wed night).

Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
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Wind km/h
10 E10
10 ESE10
15 SE15
10 SSE10
10 S10
5 SW5
5 SW5
10 SSW10
15 SW15
15 SW15
20 SW20
20 SW20
15 WSW15
20 NW20
35 NNE35
40 NNE40
45 NE45
55 NE55
55 NE55
50 NE50
40 NE40
30 NE30
30 NE30
15 E15
25 E25
30 E30
45 E45
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
2 3 1 1 3 6 5 3 4 2 2 4 3 7 24 14 11 8 3 4 13 7 11 17 5 7 12
High °C
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Low °C
-18 -19 -19 -18 -18 -19 -19 -19 -20 -20 -20 -20 -19 -18 -18 -17 -17 -17 -17 -18 -17 -16 -17 -17 -17 -17 -17
Chill °C
-26 -27 -28 -26 -24 -24 -24 -26 -27 -30 -30 -29 -28 -27 -30 -30 -31 -32 -32 -33 -28 -28 -27 -26 -26 -29 -30
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
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Sunrise
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Sunset
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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
ASCATB200E77S
1025 km SSW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
6
Light winds from the SSE
(6 kph at 324.2).
- km
ASCATB199E77S
1052 km SSW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
7
Light winds from the SSE
(7 kph at 312.4).
- km
ASCATB198E77S
1068 km SSW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
8
Light winds from the ESE
(8 kph at 295.5).
- km
ASCATB197E77S
1091 km SSW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
3
Calm
(3 kph at 230.7).
- km
ASCATB197E76S
1096 km SSW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
12
Light winds from the NNE
(12 kph at 202.1).
- 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.