Vinson Massif
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Vinson Massif Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 8mm), mostly falling on Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Thu night, min -2°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Vinson Massif Weather Summary:

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

Days 6-9 Vinson Massif Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 6mm), mostly falling on Wed morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Mon night, min -3°C on Fri afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Tuesday
29
Wednesday
30
Thu
31
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
moderate rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
Wind km/h
5 S5
5 SSE5
5 W5
5 W5
5 WSW5
5 W5
5 W5
0 NW0
5 WNW5
5 NW5
5 N5
5 NNW5
5 WNW5
0 WSW0
5 WSW5
5 WSW5
5 SW5
10 WSW10
10 WSW10
10 SW10
10 WSW10
5 W5
5 SW5
10 W10
10 WSW10
5 W5
10 W10
mod. rain rain shwrs some clouds clear some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds rain shwrs rain shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds rain shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds rain shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
6 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 - - - - 1 - - - 1
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
1 1 0 2 2 1 3 3 1 2 2 0 0 -1 -2 0 2 1 2 2 1 1 1 0 1 1 -1
Low °C
-2 1 -1 -2 2 0 1 2 0 0 2 -1 -2 -1 -4 -4 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 -2 -2 1 -2
Chill °C
-1 1 -2 2 2 -1 3 3 1 1 2 0 0 -1 -4 -2 -1 -2 -1 -1 -2 -1 1 -3 1 -1 -5
Freezing level m
0 150 0 0 350 200 250 400 150 50 300 50 0 0 0 0 200 150 100 350 150 150 200 0 0 150 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 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

Issued local time.

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.
2 hours ago
-9.9° C
-
6
Light winds from the SSW
(6 kph at 200).
ASCATB280E73S
672 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
19
Light winds from the ESE
(19 kph at 281.5).
- km
ASCATB278E73S
677 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
26
Moderate winds from the S
(26 kph at 6.3).
- km
ASCATB279E73S
687 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
8
Light winds from the S
(8 kph at 9.7).
- km
ASCATB280E72S
697 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
11
Light winds from the SSW
(11 kph at 18.1).
- 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 Vinson Massif and within an acceptable time window.

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