Mawson Peak or Heard Pk
Weather Forecast, Australia

 

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Mon night, min -16°C on Wed night). Mainly stormy winds.

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

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Thu night, min -14°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the W on Fri morning, strong winds from the WSW by Sat morning).

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sun afternoon, min -12°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the W on Sun afternoon, moderate winds from the WNW by Mon night).

Sunday
1
Monday
2
Tuesday
3
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 night
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
Wind km/h
75 SW75
50 W50
75 W75
55 WNW55
55 WNW55
65 WNW65
55 W55
55 SW55
60 SSW60
60 SW60
65 WSW65
100 W100
120 SW120
95 SSW95
70 SW70
40 W40
45 W45
75 NW75
105 WNW105
115 W115
80 W80
65 W65
50 WSW50
25 NNW25
75 NNE75
75 NNE75
30 WNW30
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 5 7 - - 3 2 2 - - - 4 - - - - - - 9 3 - - - - 2 7 4
High °C
-11 -10 -5 -5 -8 -10 -11 -15 -10 -8 -6 -5 -9 -9 -8 -8 -8 -7 -8 -3 -5 -7 -6 -4 -5 -6 -9
Low °C
-14 -10 -9 -6 -9 -11 -13 -15 -16 -9 -8 -7 -14 -13 -10 -9 -8 -8 -9 -8 -7 -8 -7 -5 -6 -7 -12
Chill °C
-25 -23 -16 -15 -20 -22 -23 -29 -23 -20 -17 -16 -25 -24 -20 -18 -19 -19 -22 -16 -18 -19 -16 -11 -15 -19 -21
Freezing level m
100 850 1050 1050 800 450 350 150 0 0 700 1650 150 200 200 350 1100 1150 500 750 700 400 300 1900 1800 1500 750
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
8:21 - - 8:21 - - 8:21 - - 8:21 - - 8:21 - - 8:21 - - 8:21 - - 8:19 - - 8:19 - -
Sunset
- 3:55 - - 3:55 - - 3:56 - - 3:56 - - 3:56 - - 3:56 - - 3:57 - - 3:59 - - 3:59 -

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
ASCATB69E52S
369 km W
15m alt.
3 hours ago
38
Fresh winds from the WNW
(38 kph at 116.1).
- km
ASCATB69E51S
387 km W
15m alt.
3 hours ago
39
Strong winds from the WNW
(39 kph at 120.2).
- km
ASCATB68E53S
392 km WSW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
35
Fresh winds from the NW
(35 kph at 125.5).
- km
ASCATB68E52S
402 km WSW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
37
Fresh winds from the NW
(37 kph at 128.0).
- km
ASCATB68E54S
413 km SW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
28
Moderate winds from the NW
(28 kph at 132.6).
- 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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