Mawson Peak or Heard Pk
Weather Forecast, Australia

 

Days 0-3 Mawson Peak or Heard Pk Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Thu night, min -28°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (gales from the WSW on Wed morning, extremely windy from the WNW by Fri morning).

Days 3-6 Mawson Peak or Heard Pk Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Mon morning, min -21°C on Sat morning). Mainly extremely windy.

Days 6-9 Mawson Peak or Heard Pk Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Mon afternoon, min -17°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WNW on Wed night, strong winds from the WSW by Fri morning).

Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
Thu
30
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
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
clear
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
light snow
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
105 W105
75 WSW75
65 WSW65
75 WSW75
65 SW65
95 SW95
75 WSW75
100 WNW100
110 WNW110
85 NW85
70 WSW70
80 WSW80
105 WSW105
115 WSW115
95 WSW95
80 WSW80
85 W85
80 WNW80
120 NW120
135 WNW135
105 W105
90 W90
100 W100
65 W65
115 NW115
150 WNW150
105 WNW105
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 2 2 2 2 1 - 2 4 16 33 1 1 5 4 - - - - 6 - - - - 1 10 1
High °C
-22 -23 -26 -27 -25 -19 -14 -10 -10 -10 -10 -21 -18 -8 -6 -5 -3 -2 -2 -2 -15 -15 -14 -9 -6 -3 -7
Low °C
-22 -25 -27 -27 -28 -24 -17 -12 -10 -12 -17 -21 -21 -17 -7 -6 -4 -3 -2 -15 -15 -17 -16 -11 -9 -6 -7
Chill °C
-43 -43 -46 -47 -46 -38 -29 -25 -25 -25 -26 -40 -37 -23 -19 -17 -15 -13 -14 -15 -33 -32 -31 -22 -20 -17 -22
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 150 750 600 350 0 50 350 1300 1800 2000 2400 2450 250 200 150 0 0 750 1800 1450
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-22-23-26-27-25-19-14-10-10-10-10-21-18-8-6-5-3-2-2-2-15-15-14-9-6-3-7-16-18-21-21-20-16-13-7-6-7-6-15-14-4-3-10220-12-12-12-6-30-3-8-10-12-12-12-11-8-2-1-2-1-8-80122453-7-7-6-2-1310-1-4-3-3-2023340023223442211263
Sunrise
- - 7:07 - - 7:05 - - 7:03 - - 7:01 - - 6:58 - - 6:56 - - 6:54 - - 6:52 - - 6:50
Sunset
5:07 - - 5:09 - - 5:10 - - 5:13 - - 5:15 - - 5:15 - - 5:17 - - 5:20 - - 5:21 - -

Issued local time.

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
ASCAT73E54S
93 km S
15m alt.
2 hours ago
58
Near gales from the WSW
(58 kph at 75.7).
- km
ASCAT72E54S
97 km SW
15m alt.
2 hours ago
56
Near gales from the WSW
(56 kph at 72.4).
- km
ASCAT75E54S
104 km ESE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
64
Gales from the W
(64 kph at 81.4).
- km
ASCAT72E53S
110 km W
15m alt.
2 hours ago
55
Near gales from the W
(55 kph at 80.4).
- km
ASCAT74E54S
114 km SSE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
63
Gales from the WSW
(63 kph at 78.5).
- 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. 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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