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Dome A
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 12pm Sat 04 Apr Local Time
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Dome A Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -41°C on Mon night, min -46°C on Sat night). Mainly fresh winds.

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -41°C on Tue morning, min -50°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Tue morning, calm by Wed morning).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -44°C on Sun morning, min -48°C on Fri morning). Wind will be generally light.

Friday
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Dome A Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Dome A is: Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -41°C on Mon night, min -46°C on Sat night)Mainly fresh winds.

Dome A Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -41°C on Tue morning, min -50°C on Wed night)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Tue morning, calm by Wed morning).

Dome A Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -44°C on Sun morning, min -48°C on Fri morning)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
Davis(lgb46aws)
521 km NW
2356m alt.
52 minutes ago
-
7
Light winds from the E
(7 kph at 80).
Amundsen-Scott
1107 km S
2835m alt.
52 minutes ago
-
Wind obs. (13 kph from 120 degs) was rejected
.
31 km
Mid: scattered
Amundsen-Scott Airport
1146 km S
2830m alt.
1 hour ago
-
15
Light winds from the ESE
(15 kph at 120).
Low: scattered
Davis Base
1318 km N
13m alt.
52 minutes ago
-10.0° C
light snow
Continuous light snow.
17
Light winds from the ENE
(17 kph at 70).
1.5 km
Mid: overcast
BaldrickAws
1360 km SSW
1968m alt.
3 hours ago
-50.6° C
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37
Fresh winds from the E
(37 kph at 100).

* 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.