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Siple
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Siple Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -18°C on Sun afternoon, min -31°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SW on Fri night, light winds from the NNW by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Mon night, min -29°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the W on Tue morning, moderate winds from the W by Wed night).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Thu night, min -28°C on Sat night). Mainly stormy winds.

Friday
30
Saturday
31
Sun
1
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 PM
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
moderate snow
moderate snow
snow showers
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
clear
cloudy
Wind km/h
30 SW30
50 SW50
50 SW50
45 SW45
45 SW45
35 SW35
10 WNW10
20 N20
50 NNE50
35 NW35
85 W85
70 WNW70
30 WNW30
40 WNW40
50 WSW50
25 W25
45 NW45
45 WNW45
45 WNW45
65 NNW65
45 NNW45
45 N45
50 N50
55 N55
60 WNW60
40 NW40
55 NE55
some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds cloudy light snow snow shwrs some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds clear clear light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs mod. snow mod. snow snow shwrs heavy snow mod. snow snow shwrs clear cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - 3 4 - - - - - - 1 2 5 7 8 15 11 9 1 - -
High °C
-29 -28 -26 -22 -20 -18 -18 -18 -19 -23 -27 -27 -28 -29 -27 -26 -27 -26 -20 -21 -22 -21 -25 -25 -26 -23 -21
Low °C
-31 -29 -27 -25 -20 -19 -18 -18 -20 -27 -27 -27 -29 -29 -27 -27 -27 -27 -24 -22 -22 -23 -25 -25 -28 -25 -22
Chill °C
-48 -47 -44 -39 -35 -29 -26 -28 -34 -36 -49 -47 -46 -46 -45 -42 -44 -43 -36 -38 -38 -36 -42 -43 -45 -37 -38
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
- 5:05 - - 4:58 - - 4:52 - - 4:46 - - 4:39 - - 4:33 - - 4:28 - - 4:22 - - 4:16 -
Sunset
- - 11:55 - - 12:00 - - 12:06 - - 12:11 - - 12:17 - - 12:22 - - 12:27 - - 12:33 - - 12:38

Siple Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Siple is: A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -18°C on Sun afternoon, min -31°C on Fri night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the SW on Fri night, light winds from the NNW by Sun night).

Siple Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon nightExtremely cold (max -23°C on Mon night, min -29°C on Tue night)Winds decreasing (severe gales from the W on Tue morning, moderate winds from the W by Wed night).

Siple Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri nightExtremely cold (max -20°C on Thu night, min -28°C on Sat night)Mainly stormy winds.

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
NavyOperated(amos)
752 km S
1530m alt.
3 hours ago
-25.2° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the NNE
(22 kph at 20).
Siple Dome
1045 km S
620m alt.
3 hours ago
-24.2° C
-
15
Light winds from the ENE
(15 kph at 70).
UnivWi21356
1049 km S
549m alt.
3 hours ago
-26.3° C
-
31
Fresh winds from the NNW
(31 kph at 330).
Harry
1074 km S
945m alt.
3 hours ago
-29.5° C
-
19
Light winds from the ENE
(19 kph at 60).
University Wisconsin Id 21358
1263 km S
1463m alt.
3 hours ago
-22.6° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the E
(22 kph at 100).

* 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.