Mawson Peak or Heard Pk weather

Mawson Peak or Heard Pk
Weather Forecast, Australia

 

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

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Tue morning, min -11°C on Sat afternoon). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SW on Sun night, near gales from the WSW by Mon night).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Tue afternoon, min -9°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (strong winds from the WNW on Tue afternoon, stormy winds from the WSW by Thu afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Fri afternoon, min -10°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (strong winds from the WNW on Sat morning, severe gales from the WSW by Sun afternoon).

Friday
20
Saturday
21
Sunday
22
Mon
23
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
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
clear
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
35 WSW35
35 SW35
30 WSW30
30 SW30
35 S35
25 SW25
40 SW40
50 WSW50
45 W45
45 WNW45
80 NW80
80 WNW80
75 WNW75
85 WNW85
80 W80
95 WSW95
85 SW85
65 W65
70 WSW70
65 W65
50 WNW50
70 NW70
65 W65
70 WSW70
80 WSW80
65 W65
55 W55
some clouds light snow light snow clear some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds snow shwrs light snow clear cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds light snow mod. snow light snow light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 3 2 - - - - - - - - 1 - - 2 2 - - - - - 5 6 2 2 2 2
High °C
-10 -9 -9 -10 -8 -7 -3 1 2 3 3 -2 -4 -7 -9 -8 -2 -1 0 -1 -1 -1 -3 -6 -9 -9 -9
Low °C
-11 -10 -10 -10 -10 -7 -5 -3 2 3 0 -3 -5 -8 -9 -9 -8 -1 -1 -3 -3 -2 -7 -7 -9 -10 -10
Chill °C
-20 -19 -19 -20 -17 -15 -11 -7 -5 -4 -4 -13 -15 -20 -23 -22 -13 -10 -9 -11 -9 -10 -13 -18 -22 -22 -21
Freezing level m
150 100 200 300 300 400 800 1450 2450 2650 2400 1350 600 350 300 450 700 1800 1850 1250 1650 1500 750 400 350 350 250
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 3:32 - - 3:32 - - 3:32 - - 3:33 - - 3:33 - - 3:33 - - 3:34 - - 3:34 - - 3:35
Sunset
8:27 - - 8:28 - - 8:29 - - 8:29 - - 8:30 - - 8:30 - - 8:30 - - 8:31 - - 8:31 - -

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

The weather forecast for Mawson Peak or Heard Pk is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Tue morning, min -11°C on Sat afternoon)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SW on Sun night, near gales from the WSW by Mon night).

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

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Tue afternoon, min -9°C on Thu morning)Winds increasing (strong winds from the WNW on Tue afternoon, stormy winds from the WSW by Thu afternoon).

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

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Fri afternoon, min -10°C on Sun night)Winds increasing (strong winds from the WNW on Sat morning, severe gales from the WSW by Sun afternoon).

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.
48 minutes ago
4.3° C
-
57
Near gales from the SW
(57 kph at 230).
MawsonAus-base
1713 km S
16m alt.
48 minutes ago
0.9° C
-
11
Light winds from the SW
(11 kph at 220).
Alfred Faure-crozet
1719 km W
146m alt.
2 hours ago
9.9° C
No report.
11
Light winds from the SE
(11 kph at 170).
Martin De Vivies
1729 km NNE
29m alt.
2 hours ago
11.1° C
No report.
14
Light winds from the SW
(14 kph at 220).
ASCAT100E56S
1753 km ESE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
35
Fresh winds from the ESE
(35 kph at 105).
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* 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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