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Siple
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Siple Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Thu morning, min -15°C on Thu afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Sat night, min -20°C on Sun afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Sat night, strong winds from the E by Sun night).

(Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Thu night, min -17°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the E on Thu afternoon, calm by Fri afternoon).

Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
Fri
27
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
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clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
Wind km/h
0 E0
5 E5
5 ENE5
5 ENE5
5 NE5
10 NE10
15 ENE15
20 E20
15 ENE15
15 ENE15
25 ENE25
40 ENE40
50 E50
40 E40
40 E40
35 E35
30 E30
25 E25
20 E20
10 E10
10 ENE10
25 E25
45 E45
45 E45
30 ENE30
5 SE5
10 SE10
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
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Low °C
-14 -13 -15 -15 -13 -13 -13 -14 -15 -17 -18 -20 -20 -19 -20 -20 -15 -16 -17 -17 -17 -15 -10 -14 -12 -10 -11
Chill °C
-18 -16 -14 -13 -17 -19 -19 -23 -21 -21 -28 -33 -32 -32 -34 -27 -26 -27 -26 -23 -23 -22 -21 -24 -11 -12 -16
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
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Sunrise
- 2:34 - - 2:29 - - 2:24 - - 2:17 - - 2:13 - - 2:06 - - 2:00 - - 1:55 - - 1:50 -
Sunset
- - 2:07 - - 2:12 - - 2:18 - - 2:22 - - 2:27 - - 2:33 - - 2:37 - - 2:42 - - 2:48

Siple Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Siple is: Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -12°C on Thu morning, min -15°C on Thu afternoon)Wind will be generally light.

Siple Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -15°C on Sat night, min -20°C on Sun afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Sat night, strong winds from the E by Sun night).

Siple Weather (Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu afternoonTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Thu night, min -17°C on Tue night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the E on Thu afternoon, calm by Fri afternoon).

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
University Wisconsin Id 8917
1647 km ESE
1395m alt.
2 hours ago
-13.7° C
-
26
Moderate winds from the NE
(26 kph at 40).
Linda
1746 km SSW
50m alt.
2 hours ago
-23.9° C
-
39
Strong winds from the SSW
(39 kph at 200).
Williams Field
1797 km SSW
8m alt.
2 hours ago
-23.7° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
22
Moderate winds from the S
(22 kph at 180).
Low: scattered
Mcmurdo Base
1804 km SSW
34m alt.
2 hours ago
-23.7° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 180).
31 km
Mid: scattered
Amundsen-Scott Airport
1865 km S
2830m alt.
2 hours ago
-58° C
moderate snow
Ice crystals.
7
Light winds from the NE
(7 kph at 40).
Mid: scattered
High: overcast

* 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.