Mawson Peak or Heard Pk
Weather Forecast, Australia

 

Days 0-3 Mawson Peak or Heard Pk Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Wed night, min -10°C on Tue morning). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the W on Mon morning, light winds from the WNW by Tue night).

Days 3-6 Mawson Peak or Heard Pk Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Thu morning, min -13°C on Sat morning). Mainly near gales.

Days 6-9 Mawson Peak or Heard Pk Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Mon night, min -11°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the NW on Mon morning, gales from the W by Mon night).

Sunday
24
Monday
25
Tuesday
26
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
light snow
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
partially cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
Wind km/h
115 W115
100 W100
65 SSW65
30 W30
15 N15
20 SW20
35 WNW35
45 WNW45
85 NW85
40 W40
40 NW40
50 W50
35 SSW35
40 SSW40
40 SW40
40 SW40
25 WNW25
55 SW55
45 SW45
30 WSW30
30 SW30
20 NW20
40 N40
65 WNW65
60 W60
55 W55
40 W40
light snow some clouds light snow some clouds snow shwrs mod. snow some clouds light snow mod. snow snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs mod. snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds light snow mod. snow light snow some clouds snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
5 - 5 - 1 10 - 1 10 2 1 4 1 1 2 2 1 7 1 2 - - 2 7 3 - 1
High °C
-8 -9 -6 -9 -7 -5 -6 -3 0 -3 -4 -6 -9 -10 -12 -12 -11 -12 -11 -11 -8 -6 -2 0 -5 -7 -7
Low °C
-9 -9 -9 -10 -7 -7 -7 -4 -1 -4 -5 -6 -10 -12 -12 -13 -12 -13 -12 -11 -11 -7 -3 -4 -5 -7 -8
Chill °C
-23 -24 -18 -18 -15 -8 -15 -12 -10 -12 -12 -16 -20 -21 -23 -24 -20 -25 -23 -22 -17 -13 -10 -8 -16 -18 -17
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 50 150 450 1000 300 300 200 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 600 500 300 200 50
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
8:19 - - 8:19 - - 8:21 - - 8:21 - - 8:21 - - 8:21 - - 8:21 - - 8:21 - - 8:21 - -
Sunset
- 3:52 - - 3:52 - - 3:52 - - 3:52 - - 3:53 - - 3:53 - - 3:53 - - 3:55 - - 3:55 -

This table gives the weather forecast for Mawson Peak or Heard Pk at the specific elevation of 1000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mawson Peak or Heard Pk. 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 Heard Island and McDonald Islands.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
ASCAT74E53S
52 km SE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
75
Severe gales from the W
(75 kph at 87.2).
- km
ASCAT73E53S
78 km SW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
69
Gales from the WSW
(69 kph at 70.6).
- km
ASCAT74E52S
79 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
72
Gales from the WSW
(72 kph at 65.6).
- km
ASCAT75E53S
81 km ESE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
77
Severe gales from the WSW
(77 kph at 66.4).
- km
ASCAT75E52S
103 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
73
Gales from the WSW
(73 kph at 74.3).
- 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 Mawson Peak or Heard Pk and within an acceptable time window.

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