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

AyVinson Massif
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

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Issued: 5 pm Fri 19 Jul Local Time
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Days 1–4 Weather Summary

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -29°C on Fri afternoon, min -34°C on Sat afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 5–7 Weather Summary

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue night. Extremely cold (max -25°C on Tue afternoon, min -35°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the ESE on Mon afternoon, strong winds from the SE by Tue night).

Days 8–10 Weather Summary

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -24°C on Sat night, min -32°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 11–13 Weather Summary

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Mon afternoon, min -38°C on Wed morning). Wind will be generally light.

Fri
19
Saturday
20
Sunday
21
Monday
22
Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
Thursday
25
Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
29
Tuesday
30
Wed
31
PM
night
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cloud
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clear
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light snow
light snow
light snow
mod snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
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clear
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clear
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clear
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light snow
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cloudy
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light snow
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clear
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some clouds
clear
clear
clear
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some clouds
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light snow
light snow
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cloudy
cloudy
 km/h
15
ENE
5
SSE
5
S
10
SE
10
ESE
5
ESE
5
ESE
10
S
10
SE
20
SE
25
ESE
25
ESE
30
ESE
40
SE
40
ESE
35
ESE
25
ESE
25
SE
20
SE
20
SE
10
ESE
5
SE
15
SE
10
SE
10
SSE
10
SSW
15
SW
20
SSW
25
SSW
20
SW
20
SW
20
W
15
W
15
W
5
SW
0
WSW
Wave Height Map
T antarctica.wind.3.cc23
T antarctica.wind.24.cc23
T antarctica.wind.48.cc23
T antarctica.wind.72.cc23
T antarctica.wind.96.cc23
T antarctica.wind.120.cc23
T antarctica.wind.144.cc23
T antarctica.wind.168.cc23
T antarctica.wind.192.cc23
T antarctica.wind.216.cc23
T antarctica.wind.240.cc23
T antarctica.wind.264.cc23
T antarctica.wind.288.cc23
 cm 
1.0
2.0
2.0
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2.0
1.0
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 mm 
max°C
-29
-29
-30
-33
-32
-31
-30
-30
-31
-33
-29
-27
-25
-25
-31
-29
-27
-28
-29
-31
-32
-31
-28
-26
-25
-24
-24
-25
-22
-21
-20
-21
-26
-32
-35
-37
min°C
-30
-29
-31
-34
-34
-31
-31
-31
-32
-35
-33
-28
-26
-31
-31
-31
-28
-28
-30
-32
-32
-31
-30
-27
-25
-24
-25
-25
-25
-21
-20
-24
-29
-34
-37
-38
chill°C 
-42
-36
-40
-44
-43
-31
-37
-39
-45
-49
-48
-42
-40
-49
-49
-48
-43
-42
-43
-45
-42
-38
-39
-36
-34
-31
-36
-37
-38
-32
-30
-36
-39
-45
-37
-38
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
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Cloud base (m)
3950
8850
9950
2550
4000
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5350
7750
4350
4350
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Vinson Massif Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Vinson Massif is: Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -29°C on Fri afternoon, min -34°C on Sat afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue night. Extremely cold (max -25°C on Tue afternoon, min -35°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the ESE on Mon afternoon, strong winds from the SE by Tue night).

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -24°C on Sat night, min -32°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
BaseBelgranoII
1124 km ESE
256m alt.
3 hours ago
-14° C
-
26
Moderate winds from the N
(26 kph at 0).
40 km
Mid: overcast
hy2b272E67S
1333 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
56
Near gales from the WSW
(56 kph at 248).
- km
hy2b273E67S
1335 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
59
Near gales from the WSW
(59 kph at 252).
- km
hy2b269E67S
1336 km NW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
54
Near gales from the WSW
(54 kph at 240).
- km
hy2b270E67S
1349 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
53
Near gales from the WSW
(53 kph at 240).
- km
hy2b271E67S
1352 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
56
Near gales from the WSW
(56 kph at 248).
- km
hy2b267E67S
1364 km NW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
52
Near gales from the WSW
(52 kph at 245).
- km
hy2b266E67S
1367 km NW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
54
Near gales from the WSW
(54 kph at 248).
- km
hy2b276E66S
1368 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
60
Near gales from the WNW
(60 kph at 282).
- km
hy2b272E66S
1387 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
55
Near gales from the WSW
(55 kph at 252).
- km

* 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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