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

Mawson Peak or Heard Pk
Weather Forecast, Australia

Issued: 4pm Sun 17 Jan Local Time
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Mawson Peak or Heard Pk Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Tue night, min -20°C on Sun afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Mon afternoon, light winds from the SSW by Tue morning).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Fri afternoon, min -12°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WSW on Wed night, severe gales from the WNW by Thu night).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sun night, min -17°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the W on Sat afternoon, extremely windy from the WSW by Tue morning).

(Days 10-12):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Wed night, min -17°C on Thu afternoon). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WSW on Tue night, severe gales from the W by Fri afternoon).

Sun
17
Monday
18
Tuesday
19
Wednesday
20
Thursday
21
Friday
22
Saturday
23
Sunday
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Monday
25
Tuesday
26
Wednesday
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Thursday
28
Fri
29
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clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
moderate snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
clear
Wind km/h
35 WSW35
35 SW35
45 WSW45
45 WSW45
30 WSW30
20 SSW20
30 S30
30 S30
30 SSW30
30 SW30
25 W25
45 WNW45
60 WNW60
75 WNW75
45 WNW45
35 WNW35
50 NW50
25 WNW25
35 WSW35
30 SW30
60 SSW60
55 WSW55
85 W85
100 NW100
95 W95
100 W100
110 WSW110
125 WSW125
100 WSW100
80 WSW80
85 WSW85
120 WNW120
100 W100
115 W115
105 W105
85 W85
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
-19 -19 -17 -15 -13 -13 -12 -11 -11 -11 -10 -8 -6 -6 -6 -5 -7 -11 -12 -12 -9 -7 -5 -5 -10 -14 -15 -14 -12 -14 -9 -7 -14 -16 -15 -14
Low °C
-20 -20 -18 -16 -15 -13 -13 -12 -12 -12 -10 -9 -8 -7 -6 -7 -10 -11 -13 -13 -10 -8 -6 -6 -12 -17 -15 -15 -14 -15 -13 -11 -15 -17 -17 -15
Chill °C
-32 -33 -31 -28 -23 -22 -22 -21 -21 -21 -19 -19 -17 -18 -17 -14 -17 -21 -22 -25 -21 -18 -17 -17 -25 -30 -32 -32 -29 -30 -23 -20 -31 -34 -33 -31
Freezing level m
150 100 150 200 150 150 150 50 150 200 250 550 950 1550 1150 950 700 550 400 400 250 350 1350 1450 250 150 200 200 200 200 300 1200 350 300 300 300
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
- - 4:09 - - 4:09 - - 4:11 - - 4:13 - - 4:16 - - 4:18 - - 4:20 - - 4:22 - - 4:22 - - 4:24 - - 4:26 - - 4:28
Sunset
8:22 - - 8:22 - - 8:21 - - 8:20 - - 8:17 - - 8:16 - - 8:15 - - 8:14 - - 8:13 - - 8:10 - - 8:09 - - 8:07 - -

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

The weather forecast for Mawson Peak or Heard Pk is: Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -11°C on Tue night, min -20°C on Sun afternoon)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Mon afternoon, light winds from the SSW by Tue morning).

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

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Fri afternoon, min -12°C on Wed afternoon)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WSW on Wed night, severe gales from the WNW by Thu night).

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sun night, min -17°C on Mon night)Winds increasing (fresh winds from the W on Sat afternoon, extremely windy from the WSW by Tue morning).

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.
45 minutes ago
5.2° C
-
33
Fresh winds from the W
(33 kph at 260).
ASCAT85E54S
794 km E
15m alt.
2 hours ago
65
Gales from the NW
(65 kph at 305).
- km
ASCAT85E53S
805 km E
15m alt.
2 hours ago
58
Near gales from the WNW
(58 kph at 288).
- km
ASCAT86E54S
806 km E
15m alt.
2 hours ago
63
Gales from the NW
(63 kph at 311).
- km
ASCAT86E53S
818 km E
15m alt.
2 hours ago
55
Near gales from the WNW
(55 kph at 292).
- 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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