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

AyVinson Massif
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

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Issued: 6 pm Mon 04 Mar Local Time
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Days 1–4 Weather Summary

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -25°C on Wed afternoon, min -30°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (gales from the NW on Mon afternoon, calm by Wed afternoon).

Days 5–7 Weather Summary

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -24°C on Thu night, min -39°C on Sun morning). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the N on Fri afternoon, light winds from the ENE by Sun morning).

Days 8–10 Weather Summary

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -33°C on Wed morning, min -42°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Sun afternoon, gales from the SW by Wed morning).

Days 11–13 Weather Summary

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -33°C on Wed afternoon, min -39°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Thu night, severe gales from the S by Fri night).

Mon
4
Tuesday
5
Wednesday
6
Thursday
7
Friday
8
Saturday
9
Sunday
10
Monday
11
Tuesday
12
Wednesday
13
Thursday
14
Friday
15
Sat
16
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light snow
light snow
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light snow
light snow
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cloudy
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clear
clear
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light snow
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
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clear
clear
clear
 km/h
65
NW
45
NNW
20
NW
15
WSW
20
S
15
SSE
0
SE
15
NNW
20
NNW
30
NW
40
NW
65
NNW
75
N
65
N
25
N
40
NNW
25
N
15
NE
5
E
10
SSW
10
WSW
15
W
15
WNW
5
WNW
15
SSW
40
SSW
70
SW
50
WSW
45
NW
35
NNW
15
NNE
15
E
20
SE
30
SSE
45
S
55
SSW
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 
3
1.0
1.0
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 mm 
max°C
-26
-27
-30
-29
-27
-26
-25
-25
-26
-25
-24
-27
-29
-33
-34
-35
-36
-38
-40
-40
-40
-40
-41
-41
-42
-37
-33
-33
-33
-36
-38
-38
-38
-38
-34
-33
min°C
-26
-30
-30
-30
-28
-26
-25
-26
-26
-26
-25
-28
-31
-36
-36
-35
-37
-39
-40
-40
-40
-41
-41
-41
-42
-42
-35
-33
-36
-37
-38
-39
-38
-38
-37
-34
chill°C 
-45
-45
-44
-41
-41
-36
-25
-38
-38
-40
-41
-48
-54
-56
-52
-54
-53
-51
-49
-47
-52
-55
-55
-49
-55
-60
-59
-53
-56
-52
-52
-51
-54
-56
-56
-55
Freezing level (m
0
0
200
0
0
0
0
0
50
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)
8350
4450
5400
5050
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Sunrise
10:36
10:45
10:53
11:02
11:10
11:20
11:28
11:36
11:44
11:52
12:00
12:00
Sunset
3:21
3:11
3:02
2:52
2:44
2:34
2:26
2:17
2:08
2:00
1:52
12:00

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Vinson Massif is: A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -25°C on Wed afternoon, min -30°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (gales from the NW on Mon afternoon, calm by Wed afternoon).

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -24°C on Thu night, min -39°C on Sun morning). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the N on Fri afternoon, light winds from the ENE by Sun morning).

Vinson Massif Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -33°C on Wed morning, min -42°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Sun afternoon, gales from the SW by Wed morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Vinson Massif at the specific elevation of 4897 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
Sky-Blu
552 km NE
1589m alt.
2 hours ago
-12° C
-
70
Gales from the N
(70 kph at 10).
Criosfera1
612 km S
1285m alt.
3 hours ago
-37° C
No report.
57
Near gales from the SSW
(57 kph at 210).
ASCATC276E73S
671 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
32
Fresh winds from the NNE
(32 kph at 32).
- km
ASCATC274E73S
672 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
35
Fresh winds from the NE
(35 kph at 40).
- km
ASCATC275E73S
672 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
33
Fresh winds from the NE
(33 kph at 37).
- 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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