Vinson Massif
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Vinson Massif Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Tue night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Tue afternoon, min -19°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Vinson Massif Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 15mm), heaviest on Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sat morning, min -20°C on Mon afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Vinson Massif Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Thu night, min -22°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Monday
1
Tuesday
2
Wednesday
3
Thu
4
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
cloudy
light rain
light rain
light rain
rain showers
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
20 WNW20
15 WNW15
5 NW5
5 WNW5
5 NE5
10 ESE10
5 SSE5
10 WSW10
15 WSW15
20 W20
20 W20
20 W20
15 W15
10 W10
10 WNW10
10 NNW10
10 NNW10
5 NE5
5 E5
5 SW5
10 W10
10 W10
15 W15
20 W20
20 W20
20 W20
25 W25
cloudy light rain light rain light rain rain shwrs light rain light rain some clouds some clouds some clouds rain shwrs rain shwrs some clouds rain shwrs rain shwrs light rain light rain light rain light rain rain shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds rain shwrs rain shwrs some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- 2 1 1 1 1 1 - - - 1 1 - 3 1 3 4 2 1 1 - - - - 1 1 -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-8 -9 -12 -15 -18 -18 -18 -12 -10 -8 -6 -5 -7 -5 -6 -9 -10 -16 -20 -19 -18 -17 -10 -9 -8 -5 -6
Low °C
-8 -11 -14 -17 -19 -18 -18 -18 -11 -9 -7 -6 -7 -7 -7 -10 -13 -18 -21 -22 -18 -18 -15 -9 -8 -8 -6
Chill °C
-15 -16 -15 -19 -25 -25 -23 -18 -17 -15 -13 -11 -13 -10 -10 -14 -15 -21 -20 -24 -24 -24 -17 -16 -15 -12 -13
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
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Sunrise
- - 10:53 - - 10:45 - - 10:37 - - 10:29 - - 10:21 - - 10:12 - - 10:04 - - 9:54 - - 9:45
Sunset
12:00 - - 12:07 - - 12:15 - - 12:23 - - 12:30 - - 12:38 - - 12:47 - - 12:55 - - 1:03 - -

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
Univ Wi Id 8917
548 km NE
1395m alt.
2 hours ago
-20.0° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the NE
(20 kph at 50).
Filchner
839 km ESE
105m alt.
2 hours ago
-36.4° C
No report.
24
Moderate winds from the WSW
(24 kph at 240).
Fossil Bluff
941 km NE
55m alt.
2 hours ago
-6.4° C
No report.
Butler Island
988 km ENE
91m alt.
2 hours ago
-25.2° C
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the SE
(22 kph at 150).
Belgrano-2 Base
1125 km ESE
251m alt.
2 hours ago
-24.9° C
-
19
Light winds from the E
(19 kph at 90).
40 km
Mid: clear

* 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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