Mawson Peak or Heard Pk weather

Mawson Peak or Heard Pk
Weather Forecast, Australia

Issued: 4am Sun 20 Sep Local Time
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Mawson Peak or Heard Pk Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Tue afternoon, min -20°C on Sun morning). Mainly extremely windy.

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Thu night, min -18°C on Wed morning). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the W on Wed morning, moderate winds from the SSE by Fri night).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sat night, min -20°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Sat morning, severe gales from the WNW by Sun night).

(Days 10-12):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoon. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Thu morning, min -24°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (gales from the W on Tue night, fresh winds from the NW by Thu night).

Saturday
26
Sunday
27
Monday
28
Tuesday
29
Wednesday
30
Thursday
1
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snow showers
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moderate snow
light snow
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snow showers
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snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
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light snow
light snow
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light snow
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Wind km/h
95 WSW95
105 WSW105
75 WSW75
60 W60
60 WSW60
70 WNW70
135 NNW135
130 NW130
95 WNW95
70 W70
60 W60
40 NW40
50 N50
45 N45
40 NNE40
40 E40
30 ESE30
25 S25
20 SSW20
25 SW25
35 NNW35
45 NNW45
70 WNW70
75 NW75
75 WNW75
70 WNW70
65 WNW65
50 W50
55 W55
60 W60
55 WSW55
60 WSW60
55 WSW55
45 W45
45 WNW45
50 NW50
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Rain
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C
-38 -37 -31 -29 -27 -22 -19 -18 -31 -33 -29 -26 -26 -26 -23 -23 -24 -23 -24 -22 -23 -24 -29 -31 -31 -32 -35 -34 -35 -35 -39 -36 -32 -28 -30 -27
Freezing level m
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Sunrise
5:56 - - 5:54 - - 5:52 - - 5:50 - - 5:48 - - 5:45 - - 5:43 - - 5:39 - - 5:37 - - 5:35 - - 5:33 - - 5:31 - -
Sunset
- 6:00 - - 6:02 - - 6:04 - - 6:06 - - 6:07 - - 6:08 - - 6:10 - - 6:13 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:17 - - 6:20 -

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 Tue afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Tue afternoon, min -20°C on Sun morning)Mainly extremely windy.

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu nightExtremely cold (max -12°C on Thu night, min -18°C on Wed morning)Winds decreasing (severe gales from the W on Wed morning, moderate winds from the SSE by Fri night).

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun morningTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sat night, min -20°C on Mon night)Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Sat morning, severe gales from the WNW by Sun night).

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.
1 hour ago
2.3° C
-
37
Fresh winds from the W
(37 kph at 270).
MawsonAus-base
1713 km S
16m alt.
3 hours ago
-10.0° C
moderate snow
Slight to moderate drifting snow, above eye level.
87
Stormy winds from the SSE
(87 kph at 130).
26 km
Mid: overcast
Alfred Faure-crozet
1719 km W
146m alt.
2 hours ago
2.5° C
No report.
18
Light winds from the WNW
(18 kph at 300).
Martin De Vivies
1729 km NNE
29m alt.
2 hours ago
12.8° C
No report.
36
Fresh winds from the WNW
(36 kph at 300).
Davis Base
1738 km S
13m alt.
3 hours ago
-5.2° C
light snow
Continuous light snow.
63
Gales from the ENE
(63 kph at 60).
0.1 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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