Siple
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Mon night, min -12°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the E on Tue morning, calm by Wed night).

Days 3-6 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morning. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Thu afternoon, min -18°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Thu morning, min -19°C on Tue afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Sunday
1
Monday
2
Tuesday
3
Wed
4
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 AM
moderate snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
clear
Wind km/h
25 E25
40 E40
60 E60
60 E60
40 E40
20 E20
15 ENE15
5 NE5
5 NE5
10 NE10
20 ENE20
25 E25
20 E20
15 WSW15
5 NNW5
5 N5
5 SSE5
5 WSW5
10 WSW10
5 N5
20 NE20
25 ENE25
5 SW5
5 N5
10 W10
30 SW30
15 SSW15
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
8 12 6 3 4 - - - - - 6 9 6 11 3 2 3 1 1 4 2 5 8 1 2 2 -
High °C
-9 -8 -9 -10 -10 -10 -10 -11 -11 -12 -13 -12 -12 -13 -15 -16 -17 -17 -17 -17 -17 -17 -17 -18 -19 -16 -13
Low °C
-10 -10 -10 -10 -11 -10 -11 -12 -12 -13 -14 -13 -14 -15 -15 -16 -18 -17 -18 -18 -17 -18 -18 -18 -19 -19 -14
Chill °C
-18 -17 -21 -23 -19 -18 -16 -11 -11 -17 -23 -21 -21 -20 -20 -21 -17 -22 -23 -26 -27 -28 -17 -22 -26 -26 -18
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
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Sunrise
- - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00
Sunset
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -

This table gives the weather forecast for Siple at the specific elevation of 500 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
ASCAT239E67S
801 km NNE
15m alt.
4 hours ago
13
Light winds from the NNW
(13 kph at 165.3).
- km
ASCAT240E67S
807 km NNE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
10
Light winds from the NW
(10 kph at 143.9).
- km
ASCAT241E67S
812 km NNE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
12
Light winds from the NW
(12 kph at 143.6).
- km
ASCAT242E67S
827 km NNE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
23
Moderate winds from the NNE
(23 kph at 213.2).
- km
ASCAT243E67S
848 km NNE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
24
Moderate winds from the NE
(24 kph at 219.6).
- 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.