Mount Amundsen
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Amundsen Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Mon night, min -23°C on Wed night). Mainly gales.

Days 3-6 Mount Amundsen Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -24°C on Thu night, min -30°C on Sat night). Mainly near gales.

Days 6-9 Mount Amundsen Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoon. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Tue night, min -31°C on Sun night). Mainly near gales.

Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wed
29
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
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
light snow
cloudy
Wind km/h
65 ESE65
60 ESE60
55 ESE55
50 ESE50
50 ESE50
45 ESE45
45 ESE45
45 ESE45
50 SE50
45 SE45
50 SE50
55 SE55
55 SE55
40 SE40
40 SE40
50 ESE50
50 SE50
55 SE55
50 SE50
35 ESE35
35 ESE35
40 ESE40
40 ESE40
50 E50
60 ENE60
5 NNE5
10 E10
cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds light snow mod. snow heavy snow light snow cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 4 9 13 2 -
High °C
-12 -15 -15 -16 -19 -19 -22 -23 -23 -24 -29 -27 -27 -29 -28 -28 -30 -29 -29 -31 -29 -25 -20 -16 -15 -19 -20
Low °C
-15 -16 -16 -19 -19 -19 -23 -23 -23 -28 -29 -29 -29 -29 -29 -30 -30 -30 -31 -31 -31 -28 -22 -18 -17 -20 -22
Chill °C
-25 -29 -29 -30 -34 -34 -37 -39 -39 -40 -48 -45 -45 -46 -45 -46 -49 -48 -48 -48 -45 -41 -35 -31 -29 -24 -27
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
-17-19-20-21-23-23-25-27-27-28-32-30-30-32-31-32-33-32-32-34-32-28-25-20-20-25-26-12-15-15-16-19-19-22-23-23-24-29-27-27-29-28-28-30-29-29-31-29-25-20-16-15-19-20
Sunrise
- 1:15 - - 1:11 - - 1:07 - - 1:03 - - 1:00 - - 12:56 - - 12:52 - - 12:48 - - 12:44 -
Sunset
- - 9:24 - - 9:29 - - 9:31 - - 9:36 - - 9:38 - - 9:43 - - 9:45 - - 9:50 - - 9:52

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.
3 hours ago
-11.4° C
-
35
Fresh winds from the NE
(35 kph at 40).
Mirnyj-base
347 km WSW
30m alt.
2 hours ago
-9.1° C
moderate snow
Slight to moderate drifting snow, below eye level.
26
Moderate winds from the ESE
(26 kph at 110).
20 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
CaseyAus-base
442 km E
41m alt.
2 hours ago
-12.0° C
light snow
Continuous light snow.
20
Moderate winds from the SE
(20 kph at 170).
3.0 km
Mid: overcast
Davis Base
963 km SW
13m alt.
2 hours ago
-6.3° C
State of sky unchanged.
46
Strong winds from the ENE
(46 kph at 60).
50 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Progress
1026 km SW
64m alt.
2 hours ago
-7.3° C
-
25
Moderate winds from the ENE
(25 kph at 70).
20 km
Mid: overcast

* 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.