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. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Tue morning, min -32°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (gales from the NNW on Tue morning, calm by Wed night).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri night. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Fri afternoon, min -38°C on Sat night). Mainly near gales.

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -33°C on Tue night, min -40°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SW on Mon afternoon, severe gales from the WSW by Tue night).

(Days 10-12):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -27°C on Sat afternoon, min -40°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Thu afternoon, light winds from the WNW by Sat afternoon).

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
70 NNW70
40 NNW40
55 NE55
35 NNW35
20 N20
20 N20
5 SW5
25 SSW25
30 WSW30
50 WSW50
50 W50
40 WNW40
40 WNW40
35 WNW35
45 SW45
55 SSW55
45 SSW45
35 SSW35
30 SW30
20 SW20
25 SSW25
50 SW50
50 WSW50
60 WSW60
75 WSW75
70 W70
55 W55
60 WSW60
70 WSW70
40 WNW40
60 WNW60
60 NW60
45 W45
45 WSW45
25 WSW25
25 NNW25
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
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 - 5 - - - - - - - - 3 4 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-23 -23 -23 -30 -30 -31 -32 -31 -27 -26 -23 -23 -28 -33 -35 -38 -37 -36 -36 -37 -35 -34 -34 -33 -33 -33 -37 -39 -35 -32 -31 -31 -33 -30 -27 -28
Low °C
-24 -24 -31 -30 -31 -32 -32 -31 -31 -27 -24 -27 -30 -34 -38 -38 -38 -37 -37 -37 -37 -35 -34 -34 -33 -36 -40 -40 -37 -34 -32 -32 -34 -31 -29 -30
Chill °C
-41 -38 -39 -47 -44 -45 -32 -45 -44 -44 -39 -39 -45 -50 -52 -60 -57 -55 -53 -52 -54 -54 -54 -54 -56 -56 -62 -63 -57 -52 -52 -52 -52 -48 -38 -41
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
-28-28-29-37-37-38-38-37-33-31-29-30-34-37-39-43-42-41-41-43-41-40-39-39-39-40-43-45-41-38-37-37-39-35-32-31-23-23-23-30-30-31-32-31-27-26-23-23-28-33-35-38-37-36-36-37-35-34-34-33-33-33-37-39-35-32-31-31-33-30-27-28-17-17-17-23-22-24-25-24-22-20-16-16-22-28-30-32-32-30-30-31-29-27-27-27-27-27-31-32-28-26-24-24-27-24-23-23-13-13-14-18-18-19-20-19-17-15-11-11-17-23-27-28-27-25-25-25-24-22-21-21-21-21-25-27-23-21-19-19-23-21-20-21-9-9-10-15-14-16-16-16-13-9-7-6-11-18-23-24-23-21-21-21-20-16-15-16-15-15-20-23-19-16-14-14-19-18-17-17-3-2-4-8-7-9-10-9-6-301-4-11-17-18-16-15-14-15-14-9-8-9-9-8-14-16-13-9-8-8-13-12-11-10
Sunrise
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 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 - - 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 nightExtremely cold (max -23°C on Tue morning, min -32°C on Wed night)Winds decreasing (gales from the NNW on Tue morning, calm by Wed night).

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri nightExtremely cold (max -23°C on Fri afternoon, min -38°C on Sat night)Mainly near gales.

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -33°C on Tue night, min -40°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SW on Mon afternoon, severe gales from the WSW by Tue night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Vinson Massif at the specific elevation of 4000 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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