Mawson Peak or Heard Pk weather

Mawson Peak or Heard Pk
Weather Forecast, Australia

 

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

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Tue afternoon, min -13°C on Sun afternoon). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the SSW on Sun night, extremely windy from the NW by Wed morning).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Fri afternoon, min -11°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the SW on Thu night, near gales from the WNW by Sat morning).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sat afternoon, min -14°C on Mon night). Mainly gales.

Saturday
21
Sunday
22
Monday
23
Tue
24
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
snow showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
35 SW35
45 SSW45
45 SW45
65 SW65
65 WSW65
65 WSW65
65 W65
75 NW75
115 NW115
95 NW95
95 W95
90 WSW90
105 SW105
85 SW85
75 WSW75
80 W80
80 W80
55 WNW55
45 NNW45
35 WSW35
40 WSW40
55 SW55
60 WSW60
45 WSW45
45 WSW45
50 WSW50
40 SW40
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 - - - - - - - - 1 1 4 3 1 1 3 4 5 2 9 2 9 2 - 1 3 1
High °C
-13 -10 -8 -6 -1 0 1 1 -3 -5 -7 -10 -9 -4 -3 -2 -3 -6 -5 -7 -8 -8 -10 -13 -13 -13 -13
Low °C
-13 -13 -9 -6 -4 0 0 -1 -3 -6 -11 -10 -9 -6 -5 -3 -6 -6 -7 -9 -9 -9 -12 -13 -13 -14 -13
Chill °C
-24 -21 -18 -17 -11 -9 -8 -8 -15 -18 -20 -24 -23 -16 -14 -12 -14 -17 -16 -17 -18 -19 -23 -26 -26 -25 -25
Freezing level m
300 300 500 850 2250 2750 2850 2800 1950 800 300 300 500 1000 1750 2100 1800 1600 1650 1150 1150 600 350 350 350 250 300
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
- - 3:32 - - 3:32 - - 3:33 - - 3:33 - - 3:33 - - 3:34 - - 3:34 - - 3:35 - - 3:35
Sunset
8:28 - - 8:29 - - 8:29 - - 8:30 - - 8:30 - - 8:30 - - 8:31 - - 8:31 - - 8:32 - -

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

The weather forecast for Mawson Peak or Heard Pk is: A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Tue afternoon, min -13°C on Sun afternoon)Winds increasing (fresh winds from the SSW on Sun night, extremely windy from the NW by Wed morning).

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Fri afternoon, min -11°C on Wed night)Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the SW on Thu night, near gales from the WNW by Sat morning).

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sat afternoon, min -14°C on Mon night)Mainly gales.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mawson Peak or Heard Pk at the specific elevation of 2745 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.
47 minutes ago
5.6° C
-
15
Light winds from the NNE
(15 kph at 30).
MawsonAus-base
1713 km S
16m alt.
2 hours ago
0.4° C
State of sky unchanged.
9
Light winds from the WNW
(9 kph at 290).
50 km
Mid: few
Alfred Faure-crozet
1719 km W
146m alt.
2 hours ago
11.8° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the ESE
(7 kph at 110).
Martin De Vivies
1729 km NNE
29m alt.
2 hours ago
12.5° C
No report.
43
Strong winds from the WSW
(43 kph at 240).
Davis Base
1738 km S
13m alt.
2 hours ago
-1.3° C
State of sky unchanged.
19
Light winds from the SW
(19 kph at 220).
50 km
Mid: mostly cloudy

* 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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