Vinson Massif weather

Vinson Massif
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Wed morning, min -20°C on Tue afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Sat night, min -19°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Sun night, min -26°C on Tue morning). Wind will be generally light.

Monday
24
Tuesday
25
Wed
26
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clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
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partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
5 W5
5 SW5
5 NW5
10 NW10
5 WNW5
5 WNW5
10 WNW10
15 WNW15
20 WNW20
15 W15
15 W15
10 W10
10 W10
10 W10
15 WNW15
10 WNW10
10 NW10
10 WNW10
10 NNW10
15 N15
10 N10
5 NE5
5 E5
5 E5
5 SW5
5 W5
5 NW5
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C
-23 -19 -20 -23 -22 -22 -24 -27 -30 -24 -25 -24 -22 -23 -24 -19 -19 -20 -21 -30 -27 -27 -24 -26 -30 -28 -21
Freezing level m
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Sunrise
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Sunset
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Vinson Massif Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Vinson Massif is: Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -17°C on Wed morning, min -20°C on Tue afternoon)Wind will be generally light.

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -13°C on Sat night, min -19°C on Thu night)Wind will be generally light.

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -16°C on Sun night, min -26°C on Tue morning)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.
4 hours ago
-18.3° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the NNW
(22 kph at 330).
Limbert
723 km ENE
40m alt.
4 hours ago
-44.7° C
-
6
Light winds from the S
(6 kph at 190).
Filchner
839 km ESE
105m alt.
4 hours ago
-39.8° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the ENE
(7 kph at 70).
Butler Island
988 km ENE
91m alt.
4 hours ago
-26.3° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 990).
Belgrano-2 Base
1125 km ESE
251m alt.
4 hours ago
-19.8° C
-
19
Light winds from the ESE
(19 kph at 110).
40 km
Mid: mostly cloudy

* 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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