Siple
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Sat morning, min -24°C on Mon morning). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the E on Sat night, fresh winds from the ENE by Mon afternoon).

Days 3-6 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Tue afternoon, min -22°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the E on Tue morning, calm by Thu afternoon).

Days 6-9 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat morning. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Sat morning, min -29°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Fri afternoon, strong winds from the NNW by Sat morning).

Friday
29
Saturday
30
Sunday
1
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
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moderate snow
light snow
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moderate snow
heavy snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
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moderate snow
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moderate snow
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moderate snow
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Wind km/h
120 ENE120
115 ENE115
140 E140
80 ENE80
80 E80
85 E85
45 ENE45
40 ENE40
45 ENE45
80 E80
65 E65
60 E60
45 ENE45
35 NE35
25 NE25
10 N10
5 W5
15 WNW15
20 N20
15 NNE15
10 WNW10
35 NNW35
35 NNE35
30 N30
20 NNE20
10 N10
25 NW25
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
2 2 6 3 3 6 2 4 10 4 6 3 5 6 13 5 3 2 3 6 4 10 7 6 7 9 14
High °C
-13 -14 -16 -18 -19 -21 -23 -22 -21 -19 -17 -17 -18 -19 -19 -21 -22 -21 -19 -18 -18 -17 -18 -18 -17 -19 -22
Low °C
-13 -15 -19 -19 -20 -23 -24 -23 -22 -20 -18 -18 -18 -19 -21 -22 -22 -22 -20 -18 -18 -17 -19 -19 -18 -21 -24
Chill °C
-30 -32 -36 -35 -37 -40 -39 -37 -36 -35 -33 -33 -32 -32 -31 -28 -27 -30 -29 -27 -24 -29 -31 -29 -26 -26 -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
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Sunrise
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -
Sunset
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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
ASCAT230E67S
769 km NW
15m alt.
4 hours ago
43
Strong winds from the NNW
(43 kph at 147.6).
- km
ASCAT231E67S
775 km N
15m alt.
4 hours ago
45
Strong winds from the NNW
(45 kph at 149.9).
- km
ASCAT230E66S
787 km NW
15m alt.
4 hours ago
44
Strong winds from the NNW
(44 kph at 148.2).
- km
ASCAT229E67S
789 km NW
15m alt.
4 hours ago
45
Strong winds from the NNW
(45 kph at 149.9).
- km
ASCAT231E66S
792 km N
15m alt.
4 hours ago
45
Strong winds from the NNW
(45 kph at 147.8).
- 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.