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 Tue night. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Thu morning, min -23°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WSW on Wed afternoon, light winds from the WNW by Thu night).

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

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri night. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Sun morning, min -24°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the W on Sat morning, extremely windy from the SSW by Mon night).

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

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Tue night, min -16°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WNW on Wed afternoon, severe gales from the WSW by Fri morning).

Tuesday
30
Wednesday
31
Thu
1
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 PM
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
Wind km/h
75 WSW75
85 WSW85
90 WSW90
80 W80
60 WNW60
20 WNW20
35 W35
35 WSW35
40 WSW40
50 WSW50
40 W40
40 SW40
60 SW60
70 WSW70
85 WSW85
75 WSW75
70 SW70
90 SW90
110 SSW110
90 SW90
85 SW85
85 W85
115 W115
155 WNW155
110 W110
85 W85
95 W95
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 2 2 3 - 1 3 - 1 2 1 - 1 1 2 2 1 1 2 - - 3 - 5 2 - -
High °C
-22 -22 -22 -18 -15 -15 -16 -22 -23 -23 -24 -21 -16 -12 -12 -13 -18 -20 -13 -13 -7 -1 -1 -4 -11 -12 -13
Low °C
-23 -22 -22 -21 -17 -15 -20 -23 -23 -23 -24 -23 -20 -15 -13 -16 -20 -21 -18 -14 -10 -6 -2 -7 -15 -13 -14
Chill °C
-40 -41 -42 -34 -29 -28 -24 -36 -38 -38 -41 -36 -32 -26 -27 -28 -35 -38 -30 -29 -20 -12 -12 -18 -28 -27 -29
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100 150 0 0 0 0 200 200 2000 2200 600 100 50 50
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-22-22-22-18-15-15-16-22-23-23-24-21-16-12-12-13-18-20-13-13-7-1-1-4-11-12-13-17-17-18-15-13-12-13-18-18-18-18-17-14-10-10-11-15-16-11-9-611-1-11-12-12-9-10-12-11-10-9-9-12-11-10-10-11-11-6-5-7-11-8-7-4-3432-8-8-8-1-1-3-2-2-2-2-3-2-2-1-2-3111-20111344111
Sunrise
- 4:41 - - 4:37 - - 4:35 - - 4:33 - - 4:31 - - 4:30 - - 4:28 - - 4:26 - - 4:24 -
Sunset
- - 7:00 - - 7:01 - - 7:04 - - 7:06 - - 7:07 - - 7:09 - - 7:12 - - 7:13 - - 7:15

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
Port-Aux-Francais
476 km NW
30m alt.
1 hour ago
-0.1° C
-
37
Fresh winds from the W
(37 kph at 280).
Mawson Base
1713 km S
16m alt.
2 hours ago
-13.3° C
-
70
Gales from the SE
(70 kph at 160).
Martin De Vivies
1729 km NNE
29m alt.
1 hour ago
13.9° C
-
26
Moderate winds from the WNW
(26 kph at 300).
Davis Base
1738 km S
13m alt.
2 hours ago
-10.3° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the E
(20 kph at 100).
ASCATB41E59S
2118 km SW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
19
Light winds from the NE
(19 kph at 218.1).
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* 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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