Siple
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue night. Extremely cold (max -24°C on Sun night, min -26°C on Sun afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the N on Sun morning, moderate winds from the NE by Mon night).

Days 3-6 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed morning. Extremely cold (max -18°C on Fri morning, min -27°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SSE on Wed morning, severe gales from the SW by Thu morning).

Days 6-9 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morning. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Sun morning, min -34°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Sat afternoon, stormy winds from the N by Mon morning).

Saturday
29
Sunday
30
Monday
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
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
snow showers
moderate snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
heavy snow
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
50 N50
50 N50
35 NNE35
50 NNE50
45 NE45
30 NE30
25 E25
25 ESE25
25 SE25
25 SSE25
40 SSE40
45 SW45
80 SW80
55 SW55
40 NW40
65 N65
35 N35
60 NNE60
60 ENE60
25 E25
35 WNW35
60 NW60
55 NW55
70 NW70
95 N95
75 WNW75
85 W85
light snow light snow mod. snow light snow light snow mod. snow snow shwrs mod. snow heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs heavy snow some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
4 3 6 4 4 9 4 8 19 5 2 3 - - 3 2 3 6 3 4 11 14 16 9 18 - -
High °C
-25 -26 -24 -24 -24 -25 -24 -24 -24 -26 -26 -24 -22 -21 -19 -18 -18 -18 -21 -23 -22 -20 -20 -22 -24 -33 -28
Low °C
-25 -26 -26 -24 -24 -25 -24 -24 -26 -26 -27 -26 -23 -21 -22 -19 -18 -20 -22 -23 -23 -20 -22 -24 -28 -34 -32
Chill °C
-42 -43 -39 -41 -40 -40 -37 -37 -37 -39 -43 -43 -40 -37 -35 -32 -31 -34 -38 -36 -38 -36 -36 -40 -45 -56 -48
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
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-25-26-24-24-24-25-24-24-24-26-26-24-22-21-19-18-18-18-21-23-22-20-20-22-24-33-28-22-23-20-19-19-19-19-19-19-21-22-19-18-18-16-15-14-14-17-18-18-15-15-18-20-30-24-23-23-17-16-15-15-14-14-14-15-17-17-16-14-14-14-14-15-15-14-15-13-12-14-16-29-23-20-20-13-12-11-9-8-9-8-9-11-12-13-10-10-10-11-12-11-9-10-10-8-9-12-25-20
Sunrise
2:13 - - 2:06 - - 2:00 - - 1:55 - - 1:50 - - 1:45 - - 1:39 - - 1:32 - - 1:28 - -
Sunset
- 2:27 - - 2:33 - - 2:37 - - 2:42 - - 2:48 - - 2:52 - - 2:57 - - 3:03 - - 3:07 -

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
ASCATB259E65S
1398 km ENE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
9
Light winds from the ENE
(9 kph at 244.5).
- km
ASCATB260E65S
1440 km ENE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
19
Light winds from the E
(19 kph at 268.1).
- km
ASCATB257E64S
1462 km NE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
19
Light winds from the E
(19 kph at 263.8).
- km
ASCATB261E65S
1475 km ENE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
5
Calm
(5 kph at 265.5).
- km
ASCATB262E65S
1483 km ENE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
5
Calm
(5 kph at 266.8).
- 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.