Vinson Massif
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Vinson Massif Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Mon morning, min -31°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Vinson Massif Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -25°C on Fri morning, min -31°C on Thu morning). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Vinson Massif Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Tue afternoon, min -26°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Sunday
1
Monday
2
Tuesday
3
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
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
15 NW15
10 NNW10
15 W15
20 W20
20 WSW20
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
20 WSW20
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
10 WSW10
10 W10
10 W10
10 WSW10
10 WSW10
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
15 W15
15 W15
15 W15
15 W15
15 WSW15
15 W15
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
some clouds light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 1 3 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-14 -16 -19 -19 -18 -21 -25 -27 -27 -30 -30 -27 -25 -25 -26 -27 -27 -25 -25 -25 -25 -24 -24 -23 -21 -20 -20
Low °C
-15 -18 -20 -20 -19 -24 -26 -27 -31 -31 -30 -30 -26 -26 -27 -27 -27 -27 -25 -25 -25 -25 -24 -24 -22 -21 -22
Chill °C
-21 -23 -27 -30 -28 -31 -36 -38 -39 -42 -41 -37 -33 -33 -33 -36 -37 -34 -34 -34 -34 -33 -33 -32 -30 -29 -29
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
-34-37-41-40-39-40-42-43-45-46-46-45-45-45-46-46-46-45-45-45-45-45-45-42-41-41-42-30-32-36-35-34-36-39-40-41-43-43-41-40-40-41-42-41-41-40-40-40-40-40-38-36-36-37-25-27-30-29-29-31-35-36-36-39-39-36-35-35-37-37-36-35-35-35-34-34-35-33-31-31-31-20-22-24-24-24-26-30-32-32-35-35-32-30-30-32-32-32-30-30-30-30-29-29-28-26-26-26-14-16-19-19-18-21-25-27-27-30-30-27-25-25-26-27-27-25-25-25-25-24-24-23-21-20-20-8-10-12-13-12-14-19-20-21-24-24-20-19-19-20-20-20-19-18-18-18-18-18-16-15-14-14
Sunrise
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -
Sunset
- 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 -

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
Criosfera1
612 km S
1285m alt.
3 hours ago
-43.8° C
No report.
Filchner
839 km ESE
105m alt.
44 minutes ago
-33.1° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the WSW
(22 kph at 240).
Belgrano-2 Base
1125 km ESE
251m alt.
44 minutes ago
-26.0° C
-
15
Light winds from the SSE
(15 kph at 140).
40 km
Mid: clear
San-Martin-Base
1292 km NE
4m alt.
44 minutes ago
-12.0° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
30 km
Mid: clear
Amundsen-Scott
1325 km S
2835m alt.
44 minutes ago
-
26 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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