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

Mawson Peak or Heard Pk
Weather Forecast, Australia

Issued: 4am Sat 23 Jan Local Time
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Mawson Peak or Heard Pk Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon morning, min -12°C on Sun afternoon). Winds increasing (near gales from the WNW on Sun night, extremely windy from the SW by Mon night).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Wed afternoon, min -10°C on Tue morning). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the W on Wed night, gales from the WNW by Thu night).

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sat night, min -10°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the SW on Fri morning, extremely windy from the NW by Sat night).

(Days 10-12):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Tue morning, min -12°C on Wed afternoon). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WNW on Tue afternoon, strong winds from the W by Wed morning).

Saturday
23
Sunday
24
Monday
25
Tuesday
26
Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
Friday
29
Saturday
30
Sunday
31
Monday
1
Tuesday
2
Wednesday
3
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 AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
Wind km/h
70 WNW70
65 W65
80 WSW80
80 WSW80
75 WSW75
55 W55
100 NW100
85 WNW85
105 WSW105
95 WSW95
85 WSW85
85 W85
85 W85
120 W120
120 W120
105 W105
105 W105
70 NW70
35 SW35
110 SW110
85 SW85
70 WNW70
90 WNW90
110 WNW110
80 WNW80
55 WNW55
65 WSW65
80 W80
90 W90
75 W75
110 WNW110
95 W95
65 W65
45 W45
55 WSW55
65 WSW65
some clouds light snow mod. snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds mod. snow mod. snow light snow light snow clear snow shwrs some clouds light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow clear some clouds cloudy light snow light snow cloudy some clouds snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs mod. snow light snow clear some clouds some clouds snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 2 7 1 - - 7 7 4 1 - 2 - 2 1 2 - 4 4 4 - - - 4 1 - - 1 - 2 9 1 - - - 1
High °C
-7 -7 -9 -11 -11 -5 1 -5 -10 -10 -9 -8 -4 -2 -8 -9 -7 -3 -5 -6 -6 -5 -2 1 -3 -4 -7 -11 -10 -7 -1 -2 -9 -11 -12 -12
Low °C
-8 -8 -11 -11 -12 -12 -1 -6 -12 -10 -10 -9 -6 -4 -10 -10 -8 -4 -6 -9 -10 -6 -4 -2 -3 -5 -10 -11 -11 -11 -5 -6 -10 -11 -12 -12
Chill °C
-19 -20 -22 -25 -25 -15 -9 -18 -27 -25 -23 -21 -16 -13 -23 -24 -21 -14 -16 -19 -18 -15 -13 -10 -14 -15 -18 -26 -25 -20 -12 -15 -22 -23 -24 -25
Freezing level m
650 450 200 200 300 250 2200 750 100 200 300 400 1100 750 350 300 400 1300 750 250 350 550 1250 1950 1100 700 300 400 400 400 1800 500 300 300 300 200
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-11-11-12-15-15-7-3-9-13-12-11-9-7-6-9-12-7-6-8-10-9-8-5-3-5-7-11-16-14-9-4-5-11-15-17-15-7-7-9-11-11-51-5-10-10-9-8-4-2-8-9-7-3-5-6-6-5-21-3-4-7-11-10-7-1-2-9-11-12-12-2-2-4-6-6-351-6-6-5-302-4-5-43-1-1-2-1141-1-2-4-4-432-5-5-5-5432122761123453236443346443333663222
Sunrise
4:18 - - 4:20 - - 4:22 - - 4:22 - - 4:24 - - 4:26 - - 4:28 - - 4:31 - - 4:33 - - 4:35 - - 4:37 - - 4:39 - -
Sunset
- 8:15 - - 8:14 - - 8:13 - - 8:10 - - 8:09 - - 8:07 - - 8:06 - - 8:05 - - 8:02 - - 8:00 - - 8:00 - - 7:58 -

Mawson Peak or Heard Pk Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mawson Peak or Heard Pk is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon morning, min -12°C on Sun afternoon)Winds increasing (near gales from the WNW on Sun night, extremely windy from the SW by Mon night).

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

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Wed afternoon, min -10°C on Tue morning)Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the W on Wed night, gales from the WNW by Thu night).

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

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sat night, min -10°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (fresh winds from the SW on Fri morning, extremely windy from the NW by Sat night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mawson Peak or Heard Pk at the specific elevation of 2000 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.
57 minutes ago
6.6° C
partially cloudy
No report.
39
Strong winds from the WNW
(39 kph at 290).
15 km
SHIP2770
1628 km SE
-m alt.
57 minutes ago
-0.2° C
-
7
Light winds from the N
(7 kph at 10).
20 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
MawsonAus-base
1713 km S
16m alt.
57 minutes ago
-3.0° C
-
81
Severe gales from the SSE
(81 kph at 130).
Davis Base
1738 km S
13m alt.
57 minutes ago
-1.3° C
Distant precipitation but not falling at station.
19
Light winds from the NNE
(19 kph at 20).
45 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Bharati
1822 km S
35m alt.
57 minutes ago
-4.0° C
partially cloudy
Clouds developing.
50
Strong winds from the E
(50 kph at 90).
10 km
Mid: 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.

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