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: 4 am Sat 24 Feb Local Time
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Days 1–3 Weather Summary

Mild with light rain (total 8mm) on Sun night Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sun night, min -10°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (severe gales from the WSW on Sun morning, extremely windy from the W by Sun night).

Days 4–6 Weather Summary

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Tue night, min -3°C on Wed afternoon). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the W on Tue night, calm by Thu night).

Days 7–9 Weather Summary

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Fri morning, min -13°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the SSW on Fri morning, extremely windy from the W by Sat night).

Days 10–12 Weather Summary

Moderate rain (total 16mm), heaviest on Mon night giving way to a moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Mon night, min -14°C on Tue night). Mainly extremely windy.

Saturday
24
Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
1
Saturday
2
Sunday
3
Monday
4
Tuesday
5
Wednesday
6
AM
PM
night
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night
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clear
clear
clear
part cloud
cloud
mod snow
cloud
clear
part cloud
clear
part cloud
clear
part cloud
part cloud
part cloud
cloud
light snow
mod snow
light snow
clear
clear
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part cloud
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
part cloud
cloud
light snow
light rain
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
some clouds
cloudy
mod. snow
cloudy
clear
some clouds
clear
some clouds
clear
some clouds
some clouds
some clouds
cloudy
light snow
mod. snow
light snow
clear
clear
some clouds
some clouds
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
clear
snow shwrs
some clouds
cloudy
light snow
light rain
light snow
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
 km/h
95
W
110
WSW
95
SW
95
WSW
115
W
135
W
120
W
115
WSW
100
WSW
105
WSW
105
WSW
105
W
95
WSW
75
WSW
35
W
25
NNW
15
W
20
WNW
45
SW
60
SSW
40
WSW
70
W
80
W
105
W
95
WSW
85
WSW
80
WSW
80
WSW
55
WNW
135
W
120
WNW
125
WNW
105
WNW
105
W
105
W
80
W
Wave Height Map
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T frenchsouthernandantarcticlands.wind.117.cc23
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T frenchsouthernandantarcticlands.wind.165.cc23
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 cm 
6
2.0
8
1.0
5
1.0
3
2.0
1.0
3
2.0
1.0
4
 mm 
8
14
1.3
0.9
max°C
-2
-8
-5
0
1
3
-5
-7
-3
0
2
3
0
-2
-1
-1
1
0
-1
-1
-1
-1
-1
-1
-4
-9
-12
-7
-5
6
6
3
-2
-13
-14
-8
min°C
-5
-9
-10
-3
0
-2
-7
-8
-6
-2
1
1
-1
-3
-3
-2
-1
-1
-2
-2
-2
-1
-1
-3
-7
-11
-13
-9
-6
-2
6
1
-14
-13
-14
-10
chill°C 
-18
-24
-25
-14
-11
-15
-22
-24
-20
-13
-9
-10
-12
-14
-13
-8
-6
-6
-9
-12
-11
-10
-11
-15
-21
-26
-28
-23
-18
-13
-2
-10
-31
-30
-31
-26
Freezing level (m
600
400
500
1950
2150
3150
350
450
600
1850
2950
2950
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1150
1650
1450
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3400
2200
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500
Cloud base (m)
250
250
300
400
400
200
250
300
300
400
1400
350
250
300
300
500
250
250
4250
300
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250
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200
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200
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200
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200
Sea lvl1000m2000m3000m4000m5000m
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Sunrise
5:20
5:22
5:24
5:26
5:28
5:31
5:33
5:35
5:37
5:37
5:39
5:41
Sunset
7:15
7:13
7:09
7:07
7:06
7:04
7:00
6:59
6:57
6:53
6:52
6:50

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

The weather forecast for Mawson Peak or Heard Pk is: Mild with light rain (total 8mm) on Sun night Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sun night, min -10°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (severe gales from the WSW on Sun morning, extremely windy from the W by Sun night).

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

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Tue night, min -3°C on Wed afternoon). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the W on Tue night, calm by Thu night).

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

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Fri morning, min -13°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the SSW on Fri morning, extremely windy from the W 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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Port-Aux-Francais (Iles Kerguelen)
476 km NW
30m alt.
1 hour ago
11° C
-
11
Light winds from the WSW
(11 kph at 240).
Alfred Faure (Iles Crozet)
1719 km W
146m alt.
2 hours ago
8° C
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 330).
Martin DE Vivies (Ile Amsterdam)
1730 km NNE
29m alt.
3 hours ago
12° C
No report.
ASCATB106E65S
2251 km SE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
44
Strong winds from the SE
(44 kph at 127).
- km
ASCATB105E66S
2254 km SE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
52
Near gales from the SE
(52 kph at 125).
- 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.

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