Mawson Peak or Heard Pk weather
– Lat/Long: 53.11° S 73.51° E

AsMawson Peak or Heard Pk
Weather Forecast, Australia

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Issued: 10 pm Fri 01 Mar Local Time
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Days 1–4 Weather Summary

A light fall of snow, heaviest on Fri night. Turning milder with light rain (total 4mm) on Sun morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Sun morning, min -7°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (strong winds from the WNW on Sat night, extremely windy from the WSW by Sun night).

Days 5–7 Weather Summary

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Thu afternoon, min -7°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Tue night, near gales from the WSW by Thu morning).

Days 8–10 Weather Summary

Light rain (total 3mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sun afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Thu night, min 0°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the ESE on Thu night, gales from the NNW by Sun morning).

Days 11–13 Weather Summary

Mild at first with light rain (total 3mm) on Mon night followed by colder weather and light fall of snow, heaviest on Wed afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Mon night, min -6°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the WNW on Tue morning, extremely windy from the WNW by Tue night).

Saturday
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Sunday
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Monday
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Tuesday
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Thursday
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Friday
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Saturday
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Sunday
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Monday
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Tuesday
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 km/h
75
SW
85
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80
SW
55
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70
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95
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105
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80
WSW
70
WSW
70
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70
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65
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65
WSW
50
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65
WNW
25
NNW
20
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40
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40
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30
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45
NNW
70
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Wave Height Map
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min°C
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Sunrise
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5:37
5:37
5:39
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Sunset
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Mawson Peak or Heard Pk Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mawson Peak or Heard Pk is: A light fall of snow, heaviest on Fri night. Turning milder with light rain (total 4mm) on Sun morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Sun morning, min -7°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (strong winds from the WNW on Sat night, extremely windy from the WSW by Sun night).

Mawson Peak or Heard Pk Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Thu afternoon, min -7°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Tue night, near gales from the WSW by Thu morning).

Mawson Peak or Heard Pk Weather (Days 6-9):

Light rain (total 3mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sun afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Thu night, min 0°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the ESE on Thu night, gales from the NNW by Sun morning).

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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Port-Aux-Francais (Iles Kerguelen)
475 km NW
30m alt.
2 hours ago
5° C
-
57
Near gales from the WSW
(57 kph at 240).
SHIP5265
878 km SE
-m alt.
2 hours ago
2° C
No report.
52
Near gales from the N
(52 kph at 350).
SHIP6082
880 km SE
-m alt.
2 hours ago
2° C
No report.
52
Near gales from the N
(52 kph at 350).
SHIP6615
880 km SE
-m alt.
2 hours ago
2° C
No report.
52
Near gales from the N
(52 kph at 350).
SHIP4855
880 km SE
-m alt.
2 hours ago
2° C
No report.
52
Near gales from the N
(52 kph at 350).

* 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.

Mawson Peak or Heard Pk Photos