Siple
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Siple Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu afternoon. Extremely cold (max -18°C on Fri morning, min -23°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Siple Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -22°C on Sun afternoon, min -26°C on Tue afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sun morning, min -27°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Wed night, strong winds from the E by Sat night).

Wednesday
22
Thursday
23
Friday
24
Sat
25
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
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
Wind km/h
5 SE5
5 SE5
5 ESE5
5 ESE5
5 SE5
5 ENE5
0 SSE0
0 SE0
5 SSE5
5 SSE5
5 SSE5
5 SSE5
5 ESE5
5 ESE5
5 SSE5
5 SE5
5 E5
5 E5
5 ESE5
5 SSW5
15 SSW15
15 SSW15
15 SW15
5 WNW5
15 N15
35 NE35
20 ENE20
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 4 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 6 16 15
High °C
-19 -19 -18 -18 -19 -20 -21 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22 -24 -24 -25 -26 -25 -26 -26 -26 -24 -20 -18 -17 -16 -12
Low °C
-19 -19 -18 -19 -20 -20 -22 -23 -22 -23 -23 -22 -23 -25 -25 -26 -26 -26 -27 -27 -26 -25 -23 -19 -18 -19 -14
Chill °C
-24 -24 -23 -23 -23 -20 -21 -22 -22 -27 -22 -22 -22 -24 -24 -25 -31 -30 -26 -35 -36 -34 -26 -24 -25 -27 -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
-30-30-29-28-28-29-29-29-30-30-30-30-31-32-34-34-34-34-34-33-32-29-26-25-25-21-21-26-25-25-24-24-25-25-26-27-27-26-27-27-29-31-31-31-31-31-30-28-26-23-21-21-17-17-23-23-22-22-23-24-24-26-26-26-25-25-26-27-28-29-30-29-29-30-29-26-23-21-21-18-15-19-19-18-18-19-20-21-22-22-22-22-22-22-24-24-25-26-25-26-26-26-24-20-18-17-16-12
Sunrise
- - 5:52 - - 5:45 - - 5:37 - - 5:31 - - 5:24 - - 5:18 - - 5:11 - - 5:05 - - 4:58
Sunset
11:03 - - 11:11 - - 11:17 - - 11:23 - - 11:30 - - 11:37 - - 11:42 - - 11:48 - - 11:55 - -

Issued local time.

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
ASCATB239E65S
976 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
49
Strong winds from the SW
(49 kph at 52.9).
- km
ASCATB241E65S
1026 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
55
Near gales from the SSW
(55 kph at 26.7).
- km
ASCATB240E65S
1033 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
49
Strong winds from the SW
(49 kph at 36.8).
- km
ASCAT234E64S
1039 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
38
Fresh winds from the SSW
(38 kph at 17.4).
- km
ASCATB244E65S
1086 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
44
Strong winds from the SW
(44 kph at 44.8).
- 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.