Vinson Massif weather

Vinson Massif
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -18°C on Sun night, min -23°C on Mon afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Fri afternoon, min -17°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Sun night, min -18°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Sunday
27
Monday
28
Tue
29
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light snow
light snow
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Wind km/h
5 E5
10 ESE10
10 ESE10
10 E10
10 E10
10 E10
15 ESE15
10 E10
5 E5
0 NW0
5 W5
5 WNW5
5 WSW5
5 W5
10 W10
5 W5
0 SSE0
0 WSW0
5 SW5
5 SSW5
5 WSW5
0 S0
0 ESE0
5 N5
0 NE0
0 ENE0
5 WNW5
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Low °C
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Chill °C
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Freezing level m
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Vinson Massif Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Vinson Massif is: A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -18°C on Sun night, min -23°C on Mon afternoon)Wind will be generally light.

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Fri afternoon, min -17°C on Wed night)Wind will be generally light.

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -15°C on Sun night, min -18°C on Sat night)Wind will be generally light.

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Vinson Massif at the specific elevation of 1000 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
-23.3° C
-
24
Moderate winds from the E
(24 kph at 80).
Criosfera1
612 km S
1285m alt.
2 hours ago
-36.3° C
No report.
54
Near gales from the SSW
(54 kph at 200).
Limbert
723 km ENE
40m alt.
3 hours ago
-15.1° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the ESE
(20 kph at 110).
University Wisconsin Id 21358
814 km S
1463m alt.
3 hours ago
-26.6° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the E
(22 kph at 90).
Filchner
839 km ESE
105m alt.
3 hours ago
-32.7° C
-
11
Light winds from the NNE
(11 kph at 30).

* 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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