Mawson Peak or Heard Pk
Weather Forecast, Australia

 

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

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Tue night, min -12°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Wed morning, severe gales from the SW by Thu afternoon).

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

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Sat morning, min -10°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the W on Sat night, severe gales from the NW by Sun night).

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Tue night, min -11°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WSW on Wed afternoon, fresh winds from the WSW by Thu morning).

Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
Thu
25
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 PM
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
cloudy
moderate snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
65 WNW65
35 WSW35
50 SSW50
40 WSW40
50 WSW50
80 SW80
65 SW65
55 SSW55
60 SW60
55 SW55
45 WSW45
45 WSW45
30 WNW30
35 NW35
45 NW45
60 NW60
70 WSW70
55 W55
45 W45
45 WSW45
40 SW40
80 WNW80
90 W90
105 WSW105
65 SW65
35 WSW35
50 SW50
light snow mod. snow light snow some clouds clear light snow snow shwrs some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds light snow mod. snow cloudy mod. snow some clouds some clouds snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs light snow light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
4 6 2 - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - 2 8 - 8 - - 4 3 2 2 1 2
High °C
-1 -2 -5 -6 -8 -9 -11 -10 -5 -2 -1 -1 -1 -2 -1 -1 -3 -9 -7 -8 -6 -4 -8 -7 -8 -8 -9
Low °C
-2 -3 -6 -7 -9 -10 -12 -12 -8 -4 -2 -1 -2 -2 -2 -3 -7 -10 -9 -8 -8 -8 -8 -8 -9 -8 -9
Chill °C
-10 -11 -15 -16 -18 -22 -25 -22 -16 -11 -9 -9 -8 -9 -9 -11 -13 -21 -18 -19 -16 -16 -22 -21 -22 -18 -19
Freezing level m
500 250 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 50 200 0 0 0 0 50 0 0 50 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-7-8-10-11-15-16-18-15-12-9-8-7-8-9-9-10-12-16-18-21-17-13-14-19-15-19-21-4-6-8-9-12-14-16-14-8-6-4-4-4-6-5-6-8-13-14-15-13-10-11-14-12-14-16-1-2-5-6-8-9-11-10-5-2-1-1-1-2-1-1-3-9-7-8-6-4-8-7-8-8-9110-2-2-1-3-3-2-100-10022-10002000-1-1
Sunrise
- 4:56 - - 4:54 - - 4:52 - - 4:48 - - 4:47 - - 4:45 - - 4:43 - - 4:41 - - 4:37 -
Sunset
- - 6:46 - - 6:49 - - 6:51 - - 6:52 - - 6:53 - - 6:55 - - 6:58 - - 7:00 - - 7:01

Issued local time.

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
Port-Aux-Francais
476 km NW
30m alt.
1 hour ago
5.9° C
-
13
Light winds from the WNW
(13 kph at 300).
ASCATB55E58S
1322 km SSW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
49
Strong winds from the SW
(49 kph at 44.7).
- km
ASCATB54E58S
1355 km SW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
41
Strong winds from the SSW
(41 kph at 24.8).
- km
ASCATB53E57S
1397 km SW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
40
Strong winds from the SSW
(40 kph at 19.8).
- km
ASCATB53E58S
1399 km SW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
40
Strong winds from the SSW
(40 kph at 23.9).
- 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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