Siple
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Wed night, min -13°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Mon afternoon, extremely windy from the E by Tue afternoon).

Days 3-6 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Thu night, min -17°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the ENE on Thu night, calm by Sat night).

Days 6-9 Siple Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Thu morning, min -14°C on Sun afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Sunday
21
Monday
22
Tuesday
23
Wed
24
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
light snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
Wind km/h
15 ENE15
35 ENE35
90 ENE90
115 E115
40 N40
25 NNE25
35 ENE35
55 ENE55
50 NNW50
25 ENE25
45 E45
15 WNW15
20 W20
15 W15
25 W25
20 W20
5 W5
0 SW0
5 SE5
5 E5
0 N0
5 ESE5
10 E10
10 ESE10
10 ESE10
15 ESE15
10 SE10
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 6 4 6 19 5 2 28 4 5 17 13 10 4 2 1 - - - - - 1 10 5 4 9 6
High °C
-11 -8 -6 -5 -8 -5 -4 -3 -11 -9 -2 -3 -9 -15 -15 -16 -14 -13 -13 -12 -11 -12 -11 -11 -12 -10 -9
Low °C
-11 -12 -7 -6 -9 -7 -5 -8 -13 -11 -4 -4 -13 -17 -16 -17 -17 -13 -14 -14 -11 -13 -13 -11 -13 -14 -9
Chill °C
-18 -20 -20 -17 -17 -13 -14 -13 -22 -19 -6 -8 -17 -23 -25 -25 -14 -13 -13 -12 -11 -12 -17 -17 -18 -16 -14
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 50 0 0 0 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Sunrise
- - 0:57 - - 0:51 - - 0:45 - - 0:38 - - 0:31 - - 0:25 - - 0:18 - - 0:11 - - 11:55
Sunset
5:24 - - 5:30 - - 5:37 - - 5:43 - - 5:49 - - 5:55 - - 6:01 - - 6:08 - - 6:15 - -

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
ASCAT237E65S
1003 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
42
Strong winds from the NNE
(42 kph at 192.6).
- km
ASCAT238E65S
1010 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
39
Strong winds from the N
(39 kph at 189.8).
- km
ASCAT239E65S
1023 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
34
Fresh winds from the N
(34 kph at 179.5).
- km
ASCAT240E65S
1031 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
31
Fresh winds from the N
(31 kph at 179.9).
- km
ASCAT241E65S
1036 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
30
Fresh winds from the N
(30 kph at 177.8).
- 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.