Vinson Massif
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Vinson Massif Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 20mm), heaviest during Tue morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Wed morning, min -9°C on Tue afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Vinson Massif Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Fri morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Fri morning, min -11°C on Sun afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Vinson Massif Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 35mm), heaviest during Tue night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Tue morning, min -13°C on Mon afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
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light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
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rain showers
rain showers
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partially cloudy
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partially cloudy
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clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
light rain
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light rain
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Wind km/h
5 NNE5
10 N10
10 NNW10
5 NNW5
5 WNW5
5 WSW5
0 SW0
5 W5
5 WSW5
5 SW5
5 WSW5
5 WSW5
5 SW5
5 WSW5
10 SW10
10 SW10
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
15 SW15
15 WSW15
10 WSW10
10 SSE10
15 SSE15
20 SSE20
15 SE15
15 SSE15
15 SE15
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Rain
Rain mm
2 2 4 2 2 3 2 1 2 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - 1 3 10 4 3 7
Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
-8 -9 -6 -5 -6 -6 -6 -7 -6 -6 -7 -7 -7 -9 -7 -7 -9 -6 -7 -11 -9 -5 -5 -5 -7 -7 -7
Low °C
-8 -9 -9 -6 -7 -7 -6 -7 -7 -6 -8 -8 -7 -10 -10 -7 -11 -10 -8 -13 -13 -7 -5 -6 -7 -7 -7
Chill °C
-11 -13 -10 -7 -8 -6 -6 -10 -8 -6 -11 -10 -7 -13 -11 -12 -15 -12 -13 -18 -13 -10 -11 -11 -13 -13 -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
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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
-20.0° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the NE
(20 kph at 50).
Limbert
723 km ENE
40m alt.
2 hours ago
-
20
Moderate winds from the SW
(20 kph at 220).
Navy Operated (amos)
723 km SW
1530m alt.
2 hours ago
-20.0° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the N
(20 kph at 10).
Harry
788 km SSW
945m alt.
2 hours ago
-16.3° C
-
24
Moderate winds from the NE
(24 kph at 40).
University Wisconsin Id 21358
814 km S
1463m alt.
2 hours ago
-16.9° C
-
30
Fresh winds from the ENE
(30 kph at 70).

* 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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