Siple
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Sun morning, min -25°C on Fri afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the NE on Fri afternoon, strong winds from the E by Sun afternoon).

Days 3-6 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoon. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Thu afternoon, min -23°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Tue night, strong winds from the ENE by Wed night).

Days 6-9 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Fri morning, min -17°C on Thu afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the ESE on Sat night, light winds from the SSE by Mon morning).

Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sun
23
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Wind km/h
10 NE10
20 ENE20
30 NE30
25 ENE25
25 ENE25
35 ENE35
40 E40
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35 E35
50 E50
35 ENE35
35 E35
50 ESE50
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55 ESE55
50 ESE50
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
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Low °C
-25 -25 -25 -25 -24 -23 -23 -23 -23 -23 -23 -23 -23 -23 -22 -21 -20 -18 -17 -17 -15 -14 -15 -15 -16 -17 -17
Chill °C
-34 -37 -39 -38 -37 -38 -38 -38 -36 -34 -32 -34 -34 -32 -32 -31 -32 -31 -29 -28 -25 -26 -28 -28 -29 -30 -29
Freezing level m
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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 3110 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
ASCATB244E74S
326 km E
15m alt.
2 hours ago
18
Light winds from the SSE
(18 kph at 325.6).
- km
ASCATB244E73S
333 km E
15m alt.
2 hours ago
22
Moderate winds from the SSE
(22 kph at 304.5).
- km
ASCAT244E74S
341 km E
15m alt.
3 hours ago
23
Moderate winds from the SSE
(23 kph at 314.2).
- km
ASCAT244E73S
350 km E
15m alt.
3 hours ago
35
Fresh winds from the SSE
(35 kph at 306.7).
- km
ASCATB245E74S
354 km E
15m alt.
2 hours ago
22
Moderate winds from the ESE
(22 kph at 300.3).
- 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.