Craddock Massif
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Craddock Massif Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu morning. Extremely cold (max -26°C on Wed night, min -32°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (gales from the W on Wed afternoon, light winds from the W by Fri morning).

Days 3-6 Craddock Massif Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri night. Extremely cold (max -26°C on Fri afternoon, min -34°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, fresh winds from the WSW by Sun morning).

Days 6-9 Craddock Massif Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Extremely cold (max -28°C on Fri morning, min -34°C on Mon afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Monday
22
Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
Thu
25
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
clear
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
40 SW40
30 W30
35 WNW35
65 W65
25 WNW25
25 NNW25
30 WNW30
35 W35
30 W30
10 NW10
5 NW5
10 SW10
10 SW10
25 WSW25
35 WSW35
35 WSW35
25 WSW25
15 SW15
15 SW15
15 SSE15
10 SSW10
10 SW10
10 W10
20 WSW20
25 WSW25
20 W20
20 NW20
clear snow shwrs light snow some clouds snow shwrs light snow light snow some clouds some clouds snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 1 2 - 3 3 2 - - 1 5 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 1
High °C
-31 -28 -28 -27 -26 -27 -28 -27 -26 -26 -29 -28 -28 -27 -27 -30 -31 -33 -34 -30 -29 -29 -30 -31 -32 -31 -31
Low °C
-32 -29 -28 -28 -26 -28 -28 -29 -26 -28 -29 -28 -28 -28 -29 -30 -32 -33 -34 -34 -29 -30 -31 -31 -32 -32 -31
Chill °C
-48 -43 -44 -44 -39 -41 -43 -45 -41 -34 -36 -36 -38 -40 -42 -46 -47 -44 -47 -40 -37 -37 -38 -44 -46 -45 -44
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
-36-33-34-33-32-32-34-33-32-32-34-34-34-34-34-36-36-38-39-37-35-35-36-36-36-35-35-31-28-28-27-26-27-28-27-26-26-29-28-28-27-27-30-31-33-34-30-29-29-30-31-32-31-31-25-22-21-21-20-22-22-21-19-20-23-22-22-20-21-24-25-28-29-23-22-23-24-26-27-26-26-21-17-16-16-15-18-17-15-13-15-17-16-16-14-14-19-20-22-24-17-17-18-19-20-22-21-22-15-11-10-10-9-12-11-8-7-9-10-10-11-8-8-13-14-16-18-11-10-12-13-14-16-15-16
Sunrise
- - 8:22 - - 8:06 - - 7:45 - - 7:21 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00
Sunset
4:13 - - 4:28 - - 4:44 - - 5:02 - - 5:28 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Craddock Massif at the specific elevation of 3500 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
University Wisconsin Id 8917
548 km NE
1395m alt.
2 hours ago
-20.0° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the NE
(20 kph at 50).
Limbert
721 km ENE
40m alt.
2 hours ago
-29.3° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the SW
(20 kph at 220).
Filchner
836 km ESE
105m alt.
2 hours ago
-36.4° C
No report.
24
Moderate winds from the WSW
(24 kph at 240).
Fossil Bluff
940 km NE
55m alt.
2 hours ago
-6.4° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the SE
(7 kph at 160).
Butler Island
986 km ENE
91m alt.
2 hours ago
-25.2° C
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the SE
(22 kph at 150).

* 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.