Mount Amundsen
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Amundsen Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Thu afternoon, min -11°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the ESE on Tue morning, calm by Tue night).

Days 3-6 Mount Amundsen Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Thu night, min -11°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, fresh winds from the ESE by Sun morning).

Days 6-9 Mount Amundsen Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Tue night, min -13°C on Sun night). Mainly strong winds.

Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wed
19
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
Wind km/h
10 SE10
35 ESE35
25 E25
5 W5
35 ESE35
30 E30
20 ENE20
35 ESE35
35 E35
15 E15
30 ESE30
20 E20
0 WSW0
25 ESE25
20 E20
10 W10
20 ESE20
30 E30
25 ESE25
35 ESE35
30 ESE30
20 ESE20
40 SE40
30 E30
15 NNE15
25 ESE25
35 E35
some clouds some clouds cloudy light snow cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy light snow cloudy cloudy some clouds clear clear clear clear clear light snow cloudy cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 2 - - - - - - - - 1 - -
High °C
-5 -9 -4 -4 -9 -5 -4 -7 -3 -4 -9 -5 -4 -10 -6 -5 -9 -5 -4 -11 -6 -5 -8 0 1 -2 0
Low °C
-11 -11 -5 -8 -10 -6 -10 -10 -4 -11 -11 -7 -9 -11 -7 -8 -10 -8 -13 -13 -8 -12 -11 -3 -5 -3 -2
Chill °C
-10 -18 -9 -7 -19 -12 -11 -16 -11 -11 -18 -10 -4 -19 -10 -9 -17 -12 -11 -22 -14 -12 -18 -5 -2 -9 -6
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 0 500 50 250
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-12-14-10-10-14-11-11-12-10-10-15-11-11-15-12-11-15-12-11-16-12-11-13-7-5-8-6-5-9-4-4-9-5-4-7-3-4-9-5-4-10-6-5-9-5-4-11-6-5-801-20
Sunrise
- 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 -
Sunset
- - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00

Issued local time.

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
Casey Snyder Rocks
316 km E
42m alt.
2 hours ago
-0.7° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the N
(22 kph at 10).
Mirnyj-base
347 km WSW
30m alt.
1 hour ago
-1.9° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 290).
20 km
Mid: few
CaseyAus-base
442 km E
41m alt.
1 hour ago
-0.9° C
-
11
Light winds from the NE
(11 kph at 50).
CaseySkiwaySouth
453 km E
398m alt.
1 hour ago
-3.0° C
-
11
Light winds from the ENE
(11 kph at 60).
Mid: few
WilkinsRunwayEast
474 km E
755m alt.
1 hour ago
-6.5° C
-
26
Moderate winds from the E
(26 kph at 80).

* 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.