Vinson Massif weather

Vinson Massif
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 11am Tue 14 Jul Local Time
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Vinson Massif Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Tue morning, min -33°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WSW on Wed morning, calm by Thu night).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -21°C on Sun night, min -35°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Fri morning, strong winds from the W by Sun afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Mon morning, min -31°C on Wed afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NW on Mon night, light winds from the WSW by Wed night).

(Days 10-12):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -25°C on Thu afternoon, min -30°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Monday
20
Tuesday
21
Wednesday
22
Thursday
23
Friday
24
Saturday
25
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partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
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cloudy
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light snow
cloudy
cloudy
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clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
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Wind km/h
40 W40
35 WSW35
30 W30
55 WSW55
40 WSW40
25 W25
30 NW30
25 W25
5 WNW5
10 SW10
15 WSW15
25 WSW25
30 WSW30
30 WSW30
35 WSW35
35 W35
45 W45
40 W40
35 WNW35
35 WNW35
40 NW40
35 WNW35
35 WNW35
30 WNW30
30 WNW30
25 WNW25
15 WSW15
20 WSW20
20 WSW20
15 WSW15
5 WSW5
5 SW5
5 W5
10 W10
10 WSW10
10 SW10
some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds light snow cloudy cloudy some clouds clear clear some clouds cloudy light snow cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow cloudy some clouds clear some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
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Low °C
-18 -18 -25 -27 -24 -22 -26 -28 -33 -34 -34 -35 -35 -34 -30 -25 -24 -23 -19 -20 -25 -24 -26 -29 -30 -31 -31 -27 -25 -27 -28 -29 -30 -30 -30 -29
Chill °C
-29 -30 -31 -44 -37 -33 -36 -38 -36 -41 -45 -48 -51 -48 -42 -39 -39 -36 -32 -32 -34 -38 -40 -41 -44 -45 -41 -37 -37 -35 -33 -28 -34 -38 -38 -37
Freezing level m
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mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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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: A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -17°C on Tue morning, min -33°C on Thu night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the WSW on Wed morning, calm by Thu night).

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -21°C on Sun night, min -35°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Fri morning, strong winds from the W by Sun afternoon).

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -19°C on Mon morning, min -31°C on Wed afternoon)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NW on Mon night, light winds from the WSW by Wed night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Vinson Massif at the specific elevation of 3000 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
-36.1° C
No report.
44
Strong winds from the SSW
(44 kph at 210).
NavyOperated(amos)
723 km SW
1530m alt.
3 hours ago
-13.8° C
-
33
Fresh winds from the NNE
(33 kph at 20).
Harry
788 km SSW
945m alt.
3 hours ago
-21.9° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the ENE
(20 kph at 60).
University Wisconsin Id 21358
814 km S
1463m alt.
3 hours ago
-18.5° C
-
19
Light winds from the NNE
(19 kph at 30).
Filchner
839 km ESE
105m alt.
1 hour ago
-36.1° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the SW
(20 kph at 230).

* 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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