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Mount Amundsen
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 6pm Thu 02 Apr Local Time
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Mount Amundsen Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sat night, min -19°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the E on Thu night, gales from the E by Sun morning).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sun night, min -23°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (calm on Tue morning, gales from the SSE by Wed morning).

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Fri afternoon, min -23°C on Wed afternoon). Winds decreasing (gales from the SSE on Wed afternoon, moderate winds from the E by Sat morning).

Wednesday
8
Thursday
9
Friday
10
Sat
11
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cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
Wind km/h
20 ESE20
10 ESE10
25 SE25
25 SE25
25 SE25
20 ESE20
30 ESE30
55 E55
65 E65
65 E65
60 E60
45 ESE45
40 SE40
25 SE25
10 ESE10
5 ESE5
35 SSE35
60 SSE60
75 SSE75
70 SE70
65 SE65
65 SE65
55 SE55
55 ESE55
60 ESE60
45 E45
25 E25
cloudy some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds light snow light snow light snow light snow cloudy cloudy some clouds cloudy some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear cloudy light snow mod. snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - 5 4 3 5 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 5 7 1
High °C
-12 -12 -18 -16 -17 -18 -13 -10 -10 -9 -8 -9 -10 -12 -14 -15 -18 -22 -22 -21 -21 -20 -19 -15 -9 -9 -13
Low °C
-12 -17 -18 -18 -19 -19 -16 -12 -10 -10 -9 -11 -10 -15 -14 -16 -20 -23 -23 -21 -22 -22 -21 -17 -13 -12 -14
Chill °C
-21 -18 -29 -26 -27 -28 -25 -23 -23 -22 -20 -20 -21 -21 -19 -15 -28 -39 -41 -39 -38 -37 -34 -29 -21 -20 -23
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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Sunrise
- - 1:03 - - 1:07 - - 1:11 - - 1:14 - - 1:18 - - 1:21 - - 1:25 - - 1:27 - - 1:32
Sunset
11:37 - - 11:34 - - 11:30 - - 11:25 - - 11:22 - - 11:17 - - 11:14 - - 11:09 - - 11:06 - -

Mount Amundsen Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Amundsen is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun morningTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sat night, min -19°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (light winds from the E on Thu night, gales from the E by Sun morning).

Mount Amundsen Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun afternoonTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sun night, min -23°C on Wed morning)Winds increasing (calm on Tue morning, gales from the SSE by Wed morning).

Mount Amundsen Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri afternoonTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Fri afternoon, min -23°C on Wed afternoon)Winds decreasing (gales from the SSE on Wed afternoon, moderate winds from the E by Sat morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Amundsen at the specific elevation of 500 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
HauptNunatak
441 km E
63m alt.
3 hours ago
-7.3° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 130).
Casey Aus-base
442 km E
41m alt.
3 hours ago
-6.3° C
light snow
Continuous light snow.
9
Light winds from the SE
(9 kph at 160).
2.0 km
Mid: overcast
PetersonAirfield
461 km E
500m alt.
2 hours ago
-11.5° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the SE
(22 kph at 170).
Davis Base
963 km SW
13m alt.
3 hours ago
-8.0° C
partially cloudy
Clouds developing.
13
Light winds from the NNE
(13 kph at 30).
50 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Dome C
1136 km SE
3280m alt.
2 hours ago
-54.9° C
No report.

* 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.