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

AsMawson Peak or Heard Pk
Weather Forecast, Australia

Issued: 4am Mon 17 May Local Time
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Mawson Peak or Heard Pk Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Wed night, min -19°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (calm on Tue afternoon, extremely windy from the W by Wed night).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sat morning, min -23°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the SW on Thu night, strong winds from the SW by Fri night).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sun morning, min -20°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WSW on Mon night, gales from the WSW by Tue afternoon).

(Days 10-12):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Wed night, min -23°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the SW on Thu afternoon, near gales from the W by Fri night).

Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sunday
23
Monday
24
Tuesday
25
Wednesday
26
Thursday
27
Friday
28
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snow showers
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snow showers
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Wind km/h
65 W65
65 WSW65
80 W80
30 NW30
5 WNW5
35 S35
50 SW50
55 WSW55
95 WNW95
115 W115
110 WSW110
145 SW145
110 WSW110
50 WSW50
65 WSW65
85 W85
85 WNW85
110 WNW110
100 WNW100
90 W90
105 W105
115 W115
125 WSW125
120 SW120
70 WSW70
95 WSW95
115 WSW115
110 SW110
70 WSW70
110 W110
95 W95
130 SW130
85 W85
85 WNW85
55 NW55
80 W80
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
2 2 1 - - - - - 5 2 2 2 - - - 1 1 4 4 1 4 4 7 3 - 3 2 - - 12 6 3 - - 8 13
High °C
-19 -17 -14 -14 -14 -14 -12 -10 -7 -8 -21 -15 -9 -9 -3 0 -2 -1 -5 -14 -19 -15 -14 -12 -7 -8 -9 -11 -10 -4 -5 -4 -7 -10 -8 -9
Low °C
-19 -18 -16 -14 -14 -14 -12 -11 -9 -18 -22 -23 -12 -10 -9 0 -2 -3 -11 -18 -20 -17 -15 -17 -8 -8 -13 -12 -10 -10 -7 -7 -10 -11 -9 -22
Chill °C
-35 -33 -30 -25 -24 -21 -24 -22 -20 -23 -41 -35 -24 -23 -14 -11 -13 -12 -19 -31 -38 -33 -32 -29 -19 -20 -24 -27 -25 -17 -17 -17 -21 -24 -21 -22
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Sunrise
7:46 - - 7:48 - - 7:48 - - 7:50 - - 7:52 - - 7:54 - - 7:54 - - 7:56 - - 7:58 - - 7:58 - - 8:00 - - 8:02 - -
Sunset
- 4:16 - - 4:15 - - 4:14 - - 4:12 - - 4:10 - - 4:09 - - 4:08 - - 4:07 - - 4:06 - - 4:05 - - 4:04 - - 4:02 -

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

The weather forecast for Mawson Peak or Heard Pk is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Wed night, min -19°C on Mon morning)Winds increasing (calm on Tue afternoon, extremely windy from the W by Wed night).

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

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sat morning, min -23°C on Thu night)Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the SW on Thu night, strong winds from the SW by Fri night).

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sun morning, min -20°C on Sun night)Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WSW on Mon night, gales from the WSW by Tue afternoon).

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.
2 hours ago
1.8° C
-
19
Light winds from the NW
(19 kph at 310).
MawsonAus-base
1713 km S
16m alt.
2 hours ago
-8.3° C
-
Wind obs. (76 kph from 140 degs) was rejected
.
Alfred Faure-crozet
1719 km W
146m alt.
4 hours ago
2.9° C
No report.
25
Moderate winds from the NW
(25 kph at 310).
Martin De Vivies
1729 km NNE
29m alt.
4 hours ago
15.5° C
No report.
25
Moderate winds from the WNW
(25 kph at 290).
Davis Base
1738 km S
13m alt.
2 hours ago
-8.1° C
moderate snow
Slight to moderate drifting snow, above eye level.
76
Severe gales from the NE
(76 kph at 40).
0.6 km
Mid: overcast

* 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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