Mount Melbourne
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Mount Melbourne Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat morning. Extremely cold (max -24°C on Sat night, min -26°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SSE on Sat morning, calm by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -26°C on Tue morning, min -30°C on Wed morning). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun night. Extremely cold (max -27°C on Fri morning, min -31°C on Sun afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Fri night, near gales from the SE by Sun night).

Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
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
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
Wind km/h
30 SSE30
20 S20
25 S25
20 ESE20
10 ESE10
0 E0
5 W5
10 WNW10
10 NNE10
20 NE20
20 NE20
15 ENE15
5 ESE5
5 SE5
10 S10
10 SW10
10 W10
10 NNE10
20 N20
15 N15
10 NNW10
10 N10
10 N10
20 NNE20
35 NE35
25 ESE25
55 SE55
light snow light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds light snow mod. snow
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
1 2 4 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 8
High °C
-25 -25 -24 -25 -24 -24 -24 -24 -24 -26 -27 -29 -30 -30 -30 -29 -28 -27 -27 -28 -28 -28 -27 -27 -29 -30 -30
Low °C
-26 -25 -25 -25 -24 -24 -24 -24 -25 -27 -28 -29 -30 -30 -30 -29 -29 -28 -27 -28 -28 -28 -27 -29 -29 -31 -31
Chill °C
-40 -37 -36 -37 -31 -30 -30 -31 -30 -37 -39 -41 -37 -37 -39 -38 -36 -40 -40 -40 -38 -38 -36 -38 -45 -45 -50
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
9:42 - - 9:49 - - 9:56 - - 10:03 - - 10:11 - - 10:18 - - 10:26 - - 10:33 - - 10:41 - -
Sunset
- 4:15 - - 4:07 - - 4:00 - - 3:52 - - 3:45 - - 3:37 - - 3:30 - - 3:22 - - 3:12 -

Mount Melbourne Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat morningExtremely cold (max -24°C on Sat night, min -26°C on Sat morning)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SSE on Sat morning, calm by Sun night)

Mount Melbourne Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -26°C on Tue morning, min -30°C on Wed morning)Wind will be generally light

Mount Melbourne Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun nightExtremely cold (max -27°C on Fri morning, min -31°C on Sun afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Fri night, near gales from the SE by Sun night)

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Melbourne at the specific elevation of 2732 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Melbourne. 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 Antarctica.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
BaiaTerraNova
43 km S
80m alt.
2 hours ago
-7.8° C
-
37
Fresh winds from the WNW
(37 kph at 290).
Manuela
70 km S
80m alt.
4 hours ago
-19.2° C
-
76
Severe gales from the W
(76 kph at 280).
PriestleyGlacier
148 km W
1925m alt.
3 hours ago
-43.2° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the NW
(22 kph at 310).
Cape Phillips
211 km NE
780m alt.
3 hours ago
-15.3° C
No report.
Wind obs. (180 kph from 240 degs) was rejected
.
Whitlock
238 km SSE
275m alt.
4 hours ago
-10.5° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).

* 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 Mount Melbourne and within an acceptable time window.