Vinson Massif weather

Vinson Massif
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Sun night, min -17°C on Fri afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Tue night, min -13°C on Mon morning). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Thu morning, min -16°C on Fri afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Thursday
5
Friday
6
Saturday
7
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
5 WSW5
10 W10
10 W10
5 W5
5 WNW5
5 W5
5 W5
5 WNW5
5 WNW5
0 WNW0
5 WNW5
5 WSW5
5 SW5
5 WSW5
5 WSW5
5 WSW5
5 W5
5 WNW5
5 NNW5
5 NW5
0 WNW0
5 E5
5 ENE5
5 E5
5 ENE5
5 NNE5
0 ENE0
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
-15 -17 -14 -14 -15 -14 -14 -15 -13 -13 -13 -10 -10 -10 -8 -8 -10 -10 -11 -12 -12 -13 -15 -15 -15 -15 -14
Low °C
-16 -17 -16 -14 -15 -16 -14 -15 -15 -13 -13 -13 -10 -10 -10 -9 -10 -11 -13 -13 -13 -15 -16 -16 -16 -16 -15
Chill °C
-20 -23 -14 -17 -20 -14 -14 -19 -13 -13 -13 -13 -14 -14 -11 -11 -10 -10 -11 -12 -12 -13 -15 -15 -15 -15 -14
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
9:30 - - 9:43 - - 9:53 - - 10:04 - - 10:14 - - 10:23 - - 10:34 - - 10:43 - - 10:52 - -
Sunset
- 4:19 - - 4:07 - - 3:56 - - 3:45 - - 3:33 - - 3:23 - - 3:14 - - 3:04 - - 2:55 -

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Vinson Massif is: Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -13°C on Sun night, min -17°C on Fri afternoon)Wind will be generally light.

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Tue night, min -13°C on Mon morning)Wind will be generally light.

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -11°C on Thu morning, min -16°C on Fri afternoon)Wind will be generally light.

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
546 km NE
1395m alt.
1 hour ago
-
20
Moderate winds from the NE
(20 kph at 50).
SHIP2931
597 km W
-m alt.
1 hour ago
-10.2° C
No report.
70
Gales from the ESE
(70 kph at 120).
University Wisconsin Id 21358
810 km S
1463m alt.
3 hours ago
-20.4° C
No report.
Filchner
835 km ESE
105m alt.
1 hour ago
-27.8° C
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the WSW
(22 kph at 240).
Belgrano-2 Base
1120 km ESE
251m alt.
1 hour ago
-12.2° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the SSE
(22 kph at 140).
40 km
Mid: overcast

* 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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