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 afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Fri night, min -19°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (near gales from the W on Wed night, extremely windy from the NW by Fri night).

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Mon morning, min -19°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (stormy winds from the W on Sun night, extremely windy from the WNW by Mon afternoon).

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Fri afternoon, min -20°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (gales from the WSW on Tue night, extremely windy from the W by Fri night).

Tuesday
21
Wednesday
22
Thursday
23
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
cloudy
moderate snow
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
110 NW110
85 WNW85
95 WNW95
80 WNW80
65 W65
70 W70
70 WSW70
75 WSW75
90 NW90
105 WNW105
115 WNW115
110 WNW110
115 W115
95 W95
90 W90
140 WNW140
165 WNW165
115 W115
85 W85
70 W70
65 WSW65
75 SW75
65 WSW65
90 W90
140 W140
125 WSW125
80 W80
cloudy mod. snow snow shwrs mod. snow snow shwrs light snow light snow snow shwrs light snow heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow light snow mod. snow mod. snow heavy snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow mod. snow mod. snow light snow some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 10 3 6 1 4 3 1 4 20 2 4 2 1 6 9 14 5 3 1 3 2 1 9 9 2 -
High °C
-8 -10 -11 -14 -17 -18 -19 -16 -6 -7 -15 -16 -19 -17 -7 -4 -4 -10 -18 -18 -18 -20 -17 -9 -8 -13 -7
Low °C
-9 -12 -12 -16 -18 -19 -19 -18 -15 -12 -16 -18 -19 -18 -15 -5 -6 -17 -18 -18 -19 -20 -19 -15 -11 -13 -13
Chill °C
-22 -26 -24 -31 -33 -34 -36 -32 -20 -22 -33 -34 -39 -35 -21 -18 -18 -27 -36 -35 -34 -38 -33 -24 -23 -31 -20
Freezing level m
300 250 250 50 0 0 0 0 150 150 100 0 0 0 100 1200 850 0 0 0 0 0 0 350 400 150 250
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-12-15-16-19-23-24-25-21-9-11-21-22-24-23-11-7-8-13-23-24-24-26-21-13-12-16-11-8-10-11-14-17-18-19-16-6-7-15-16-19-17-7-4-4-10-18-18-18-20-17-9-8-13-7-4-3-4-7-9-9-10-10-3-1-7-8-10-9-210-6-9-10-10-11-10-4-3-7-223220-1-1-13511-1-12552-1-1-1-2-13321
Sunrise
7:22 - - 7:20 - - 7:18 - - 7:16 - - 7:13 - - 7:11 - - 7:09 - - 7:07 - - 7:05 - -
Sunset
- 4:58 - - 5:00 - - 5:00 - - 5:02 - - 5:05 - - 5:06 - - 5:07 - - 5:09 - - 5:10 -

Issued local time.

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
ASCAT70E53S
269 km WSW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
68
Gales from the N
(68 kph at 170.5).
- km
ASCAT70E52S
279 km W
15m alt.
3 hours ago
64
Gales from the NNW
(64 kph at 168.3).
- km
ASCAT70E54S
301 km SW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
65
Gales from the N
(65 kph at 172.0).
- km
ASCAT71E51S
314 km WNW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
58
Near gales from the N
(58 kph at 175.2).
- km
ASCAT70E51S
328 km W
15m alt.
3 hours ago
66
Gales from the NNW
(66 kph at 164.9).
- 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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