Craddock Massif
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Craddock Massif Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat night. Extremely cold (max -28°C on Sun morning, min -35°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SSE on Sun afternoon, calm by Mon night).

Days 3-6 Craddock Massif Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -29°C on Tue afternoon, min -33°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Craddock Massif Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -21°C on Tue morning, min -37°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, strong winds from the WSW by Tue morning).

Friday
24
Saturday
25
Sunday
26
Mon
27
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
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
15 SE15
25 SSE25
35 SE35
35 SSE35
35 SE35
25 ESE25
10 SE10
5 ESE5
5 ENE5
5 ENE5
0 S0
0 SW0
0 SSW0
5 SW5
5 WSW5
5 W5
5 SW5
5 SSW5
5 SSE5
0 SSW0
10 SW10
10 SW10
20 WSW20
30 W30
40 W40
30 WSW30
30 SW30
light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 5 3 3 5 2 1 2 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-33 -29 -28 -29 -32 -33 -32 -30 -29 -29 -29 -30 -30 -31 -32 -32 -32 -31 -31 -29 -28 -27 -24 -24 -24 -28 -35
Low °C
-34 -32 -28 -30 -35 -34 -33 -31 -30 -30 -30 -30 -31 -32 -32 -32 -33 -31 -31 -30 -28 -27 -26 -24 -26 -37 -37
Chill °C
-46 -45 -44 -45 -50 -45 -41 -36 -35 -34 -29 -30 -30 -31 -32 -32 -32 -37 -31 -29 -36 -37 -37 -38 -39 -44 -52
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
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-42-38-37-39-41-43-43-41-40-40-40-40-41-41-42-42-42-42-42-40-40-39-36-36-36-39-44-37-33-33-34-37-38-37-36-35-35-35-35-35-36-37-37-37-36-36-35-34-33-30-30-30-34-39-33-29-28-29-32-33-32-30-29-29-29-30-30-31-32-32-32-31-31-29-28-27-24-24-24-28-35-28-23-22-23-26-28-27-25-24-24-25-25-26-27-27-28-28-27-27-25-24-23-19-19-19-23-31-23-17-16-17-19-22-21-19-18-19-19-19-20-21-21-22-22-21-21-19-18-17-13-13-13-17-25
Sunrise
- - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 5:13 - - 4:39 - - 4:18 - - 4:01 - - 3:45 - - 3:31
Sunset
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 6:16 - - 6:50 - - 7:11 - - 7:28 - - 7:43 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Craddock Massif at the specific elevation of 2500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Craddock 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
Belgrano-2 Base
1122 km ESE
251m alt.
1 hour ago
-7.1° C
moderate snow
Slight to moderate drifting snow, below eye level.
59
Near gales from the SE
(59 kph at 160).
5.0 km
Mid: overcast
San-Martin-Base
1292 km NE
4m alt.
1 hour ago
-6.4° C
-
33
Fresh winds from the NW
(33 kph at 320).
30 km
Mid: overcast
Amundsen-Scott Airport
1340 km S
2830m alt.
2 hours ago
n/a° C
moderate snow
Ice crystals.
22
Moderate winds from the NE
(22 kph at 50).
ASCATB277E66S
1435 km N
15m alt.
2 hours ago
49
Strong winds from the W
(49 kph at 84.7).
- km
ASCATB284E66S
1483 km NNE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
43
Strong winds from the W
(43 kph at 92.5).
- 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. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Craddock Massif and within an acceptable time window.