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Dome A
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

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Dome A Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -31°C on Fri night, min -35°C on Sun morning). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -28°C on Wed night, min -33°C on Mon morning). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -28°C on Thu night, min -32°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Thursday
12
Friday
13
Saturday
14
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
15 SSE15
15 SSE15
15 SSE15
15 SE15
15 SE15
15 ESE15
20 E20
20 E20
15 E15
20 ENE20
20 ENE20
15 ENE15
15 ENE15
20 ENE20
15 NE15
10 ENE10
10 ENE10
5 ENE5
10 ENE10
10 E10
10 E10
10 E10
10 ESE10
5 ESE5
5 SSE5
10 SSE10
15 SE15
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-34 -32 -31 -34 -32 -32 -34 -32 -31 -33 -30 -30 -32 -29 -29 -31 -29 -28 -30 -29 -28 -31 -29 -29 -31 -30 -29
Low °C
-34 -33 -33 -34 -33 -34 -35 -33 -33 -33 -32 -32 -32 -31 -31 -31 -30 -30 -31 -30 -31 -31 -30 -31 -31 -31 -32
Chill °C
-45 -43 -42 -46 -44 -44 -47 -45 -43 -47 -43 -42 -44 -42 -41 -40 -37 -35 -39 -37 -36 -40 -36 -34 -38 -39 -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
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-34-32-31-34-32-32-34-32-31-33-30-30-32-29-29-31-29-28-30-29-28-31-29-29-31-30-29
Sunrise
0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - -
Sunset
- 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 -

Dome A Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Dome A is: Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -31°C on Fri night, min -35°C on Sun morning)Wind will be generally light.

Dome A Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -28°C on Wed night, min -33°C on Mon morning)Wind will be generally light.

Dome A Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -28°C on Thu night, min -32°C on Sat night)Wind will be generally light.

This table gives the weather forecast for Dome A at the specific elevation of 4091 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Dome A. 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
Eagle
441 km N
2824m alt.
2 hours ago
-
9
Light winds from the ENE
(9 kph at 70).
Davis(lgb 46aws)
521 km NW
2356m alt.
2 hours ago
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 160).
VostokSoviet-base
634 km E
3420m alt.
3 hours ago
-34.0° C
-
9
Light winds from the SW
(9 kph at 220).
20 km
Mid: clear
Amundsen-Scott
1107 km S
2835m alt.
3 hours ago
-
Wind obs. (15 kph from 20 degs) was rejected
.
31 km
Mid: scattered
Amundsen-Scott Airport
1146 km S
2830m alt.
1 hour ago
-27° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
11
Light winds from the NNE
(11 kph at 20).
Low: scattered

* 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 Dome A and within an acceptable time window.