Vinson Massif weather
– Lat/Long: 78.58° S 85.42° W

AyVinson Massif
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 11am Tue 18 May Local Time
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Vinson Massif Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Tue morning, min -19°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Fri night, min -27°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Tue afternoon, min -24°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 10-12):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Fri morning, min -24°C on Thu morning). Wind will be generally light.

Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sunday
23
Monday
24
Tuesday
25
Wednesday
26
Thursday
27
Friday
28
Saturday
29
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 AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
light snow
cloudy
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
Wind km/h
10 NW10
5 W5
10 NE10
10 NNW10
5 NNW5
10 NW10
5 W5
10 W10
15 W15
15 W15
15 W15
5 WNW5
5 SW5
5 SW5
15 W15
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
10 W10
10 W10
15 W15
15 W15
10 WSW10
15 W15
10 W10
10 WNW10
20 WNW20
20 W20
15 W15
10 NW10
10 NW10
15 NW15
15 W15
15 W15
5 WNW5
10 NE10
light snow cloudy light snow cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds light snow light snow light snow clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds clear some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds clear clear some clouds cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
1 - 5 - - - - - - - - 2 4 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-9 -9 -10 -15 -14 -16 -16 -16 -13 -9 -7 -6 -11 -18 -23 -24 -23 -21 -21 -21 -20 -16 -15 -16 -15 -15 -20 -23 -19 -16 -14 -14 -19 -18 -17 -17
Low °C
-10 -9 -19 -16 -15 -17 -16 -16 -15 -10 -7 -9 -13 -21 -27 -26 -23 -22 -21 -21 -22 -19 -16 -17 -16 -18 -24 -24 -21 -18 -15 -17 -21 -18 -17 -17
Chill °C
-14 -9 -14 -20 -17 -20 -21 -23 -20 -16 -13 -11 -14 -23 -32 -34 -33 -30 -29 -29 -28 -24 -22 -24 -20 -21 -30 -33 -27 -21 -21 -22 -28 -26 -22 -21
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100 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
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Sunrise
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Sunset
- 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 -

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Vinson Massif is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Tue morning, min -19°C on Tue night)Wind will be generally light.

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat morningTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Fri night, min -27°C on Sat night)Wind will be generally light.

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -15°C on Tue afternoon, min -24°C on Wed night)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
548 km NE
1395m alt.
2 hours ago
-4.6° C
-
70
Gales from the N
(70 kph at 10).
NavyOperated(amos)
723 km SW
1530m alt.
3 hours ago
-28.8° C
-
15
Light winds from the NNE
(15 kph at 30).
Limbert
723 km ENE
40m alt.
2 hours ago
-10.9° C
-
28
Moderate winds from the NNE
(28 kph at 30).
University Wisconsin Id 21358
814 km S
1463m alt.
3 hours ago
-21.4° C
-
65
Gales from the E
(65 kph at 80).
Filchner
839 km ESE
105m alt.
1 hour ago
-32.5° C
No report.
9
Light winds from the W
(9 kph at 260).

* 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.

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