Mount Amundsen
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Amundsen Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Tue night, min -31°C on Thu night). Mainly strong winds.

Days 3-6 Mount Amundsen Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -30°C on Fri night, min -34°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the ESE on Sat afternoon, near gales from the SSE by Mon night).

Days 6-9 Mount Amundsen Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue afternoon. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Tue afternoon, min -33°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (gales from the SSE on Mon night, light winds from the SSW by Wed night).

Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
Thu
30
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
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
Wind km/h
45 ESE45
45 E45
40 ESE40
35 SE35
40 ESE40
45 ESE45
45 ESE45
45 ESE45
45 ESE45
45 ESE45
30 ESE30
30 ESE30
25 SE25
35 SE35
45 ESE45
45 SE45
35 SE35
45 SE45
65 SSE65
50 SE50
35 E35
20 NE20
15 NNW15
15 NW15
15 WSW15
25 SSE25
30 SSE30
light snow cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds light snow mod. snow light snow cloudy some clouds clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 4 7 1 - - - -
High °C
-20 -20 -22 -24 -27 -28 -29 -31 -30 -30 -32 -31 -32 -32 -30 -30 -34 -32 -30 -25 -20 -20 -22 -24 -25 -30 -27
Low °C
-21 -21 -23 -26 -27 -28 -31 -31 -31 -32 -32 -32 -33 -32 -31 -33 -34 -33 -33 -28 -23 -21 -23 -24 -30 -30 -29
Chill °C
-35 -35 -37 -39 -43 -45 -46 -49 -48 -48 -49 -45 -47 -50 -49 -48 -52 -51 -50 -41 -34 -33 -31 -33 -35 -44 -42
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
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-20-20-22-24-27-28-29-31-30-30-32-31-32-32-30-30-34-32-30-25-20-20-22-24-25-30-27-16-16-18-20-23-24-25-28-26-27-29-28-29-30-27-28-31-29-28-22-15-15-17-18-19-29-25
Sunrise
- 1:11 - - 1:07 - - 1:03 - - 1:00 - - 12:56 - - 12:52 - - 12:48 - - 12:44 - - 12:40 -
Sunset
- - 9:29 - - 9:31 - - 9:36 - - 9:38 - - 9:43 - - 9:45 - - 9:50 - - 9:52 - - 9:57

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Amundsen at the specific elevation of 1445 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Amundsen. 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
Casey Snyder Rocks
316 km E
42m alt.
2 hours ago
-13.8° C
-
19
Light winds from the NE
(19 kph at 40).
CaseyAus-base
442 km E
41m alt.
2 hours ago
-11.6° C
partially cloudy
Clouds dissolving.
13
Light winds from the SE
(13 kph at 160).
40 km
Mid: scattered
ASCAT101E62S
638 km N
15m alt.
2 hours ago
25
Moderate winds from the ENE
(25 kph at 244.3).
- km
ASCAT99E62S
639 km N
15m alt.
2 hours ago
27
Moderate winds from the ENE
(27 kph at 257.5).
- km
ASCAT100E62S
640 km N
15m alt.
2 hours ago
26
Moderate winds from the ENE
(26 kph at 250.5).
- 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 Mount Amundsen and within an acceptable time window.