Vinson Massif weather
– Lat/Long: 78.58° S 85.42° W

Vinson Massif
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 6pm Sat 28 Nov Local Time
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Vinson Massif Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sat night, min -9°C on Sun afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Thu night, min -10°C on Tue afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Moderate rain (total 11mm), heaviest on Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sun night, min -6°C on Fri afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 10-12):

Light rain (total 8mm), mostly falling on Mon afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Tue night, min -2°C on Mon afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Sat
28
Sunday
29
Monday
30
Tuesday
1
Wednesday
2
Thursday
3
Friday
4
Saturday
5
Sunday
6
Monday
7
Tuesday
8
Wednesday
9
Thu
10
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 PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
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cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
light rain
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
light rain
light rain
clear
Wind km/h
0 WSW0
0 N0
5 E5
5 ENE5
5 ENE5
5 E5
0 NE0
5 E5
5 E5
5 ENE5
5 E5
10 E10
10 ENE10
10 ENE10
5 ENE5
5 NNE5
5 NNE5
5 NE5
5 N5
10 NE10
5 NE5
10 N10
10 N10
10 N10
10 NW10
5 W5
5 E5
5 ENE5
5 ENE5
5 NE5
0 NNE0
0 SE0
5 SSE5
0 SSE0
5 NW5
15 WSW15
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
-8 -6 -6 -8 -9 -8 -9 -7 -7 -9 -8 -9 -10 -7 -7 -7 -5 -5 -6 -5 -5 -4 -1 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1 4 4 3 1 1
Low °C
-8 -8 -7 -9 -9 -9 -9 -9 -8 -10 -10 -9 -10 -10 -7 -7 -7 -5 -6 -6 -5 -5 -4 0 0 1 1 -2 -2 0 0 1 4 2 -1 0
Chill °C
-8 -6 -6 -8 -9 -11 -9 -10 -10 -9 -13 -14 -14 -11 -11 -10 -5 -5 -9 -8 -8 -8 -4 -4 -3 3 2 -2 -2 0 1 4 4 3 -2 -3
Freezing level m
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Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
- - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00
Sunset
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Vinson Massif is: Mostly dryTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sat night, min -9°C on Sun afternoon)Wind will be generally light.

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Thu night, min -10°C on Tue afternoon)Wind will be generally light.

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 6-9):

Moderate rain (total 11mm), heaviest on Fri nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sun night, min -6°C on Fri afternoon)Wind will be generally light.

This table gives the weather forecast for Vinson Massif at the specific elevation of 0 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Vinson Massif. 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
548 km NE
1395m alt.
3 hours ago
-20.8° C
-
15
Light winds from the NE
(15 kph at 40).
Criosfera1
612 km S
1285m alt.
3 hours ago
-22.4° C
No report.
17
Light winds from the SE
(17 kph at 180).
NavyOperated(amos)
723 km SW
1530m alt.
4 hours ago
-22.6° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the NNW
(22 kph at 330).
Limbert
723 km ENE
40m alt.
3 hours ago
-8.7° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the E
(20 kph at 80).
ASCATC256E74S
735 km WNW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
44
Strong winds from the ENE
(44 kph at 73).
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* 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.

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