Mount Astor
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Astor Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Wed night, min -31°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the ESE on Wed night, strong winds from the SSE by Thu afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount Astor Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -21°C on Sun morning, min -26°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SSE on Fri night, light winds from the S by Mon morning).

Days 6-9 Mount Astor Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed night. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Fri morning, min -25°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SSE on Wed afternoon, light winds from the SE by Thu morning).

Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
Thu
25
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
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
light snow
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
40 SSE40
40 SSE40
35 SSE35
25 ESE25
45 SSE45
50 SSE50
35 SSE35
45 SSE45
40 SSE40
40 SSE40
45 SSE45
45 S45
35 S35
25 S25
20 SSE20
25 S25
20 S20
15 S15
20 S20
30 SSE30
30 SSE30
35 SSE35
35 SSE35
35 SSE35
30 SSE30
15 SE15
25 SSE25
some clouds light snow light snow mod. snow light snow light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear light snow light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 3 5 8 2 3 5 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 4 3 1
High °C
-29 -25 -24 -23 -23 -23 -23 -25 -25 -25 -24 -25 -22 -21 -21 -21 -21 -21 -23 -23 -23 -24 -24 -24 -22 -22 -22
Low °C
-31 -27 -25 -24 -24 -23 -24 -25 -25 -26 -24 -26 -25 -21 -21 -21 -21 -22 -23 -23 -24 -25 -24 -24 -25 -22 -22
Chill °C
-47 -40 -39 -35 -39 -39 -38 -41 -41 -41 -40 -41 -35 -33 -32 -32 -31 -31 -34 -36 -37 -39 -39 -39 -32 -32 -34
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
-36-34-33-32-33-32-32-33-33-33-33-34-32-31-31-31-31-31-31-32-32-33-33-33-32-32-32-33-31-30-28-29-28-28-30-30-30-30-30-28-27-26-26-27-27-28-29-29-29-30-30-28-28-28-31-28-27-25-26-26-26-28-27-27-27-28-25-24-23-23-24-24-25-25-26-27-27-27-25-25-25-29-25-24-23-23-23-23-25-25-25-24-25-22-21-21-21-21-21-23-23-23-24-24-24-22-22-22
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 Astor at the specific elevation of 2100 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Astor. 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
Linda
963 km WNW
50m alt.
2 hours ago
-
52
Near gales from the S
(52 kph at 190).
Minna Bluff
968 km WNW
920m alt.
2 hours ago
No report.
37
Fresh winds from the SE
(37 kph at 170).
Mcmurdo Base
1043 km WNW
34m alt.
2 hours ago
-23.8° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the ENE
(20 kph at 60).
31 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Cape Ross
1191 km WNW
201m alt.
41 minutes ago
-22.2° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 300).
Baldrick Aws
1256 km SSE
1968m alt.
2 hours ago
-43.7° C
No report.
52
Near gales from the E
(52 kph at 100).

* 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 Astor and within an acceptable time window.