Mount Astor
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Astor Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -28°C on Tue afternoon, min -30°C on Sat night). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 3-6 Mount Astor Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri afternoon. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Fri afternoon, min -29°C on Tue night). Mainly strong winds.

Days 6-9 Mount Astor Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Sat morning, min -20°C on Mon night). Mainly fresh winds.

Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Mon
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
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
Wind km/h
30 SSE30
30 S30
25 S25
20 SSW20
20 SSE20
25 SSE25
35 SSE35
35 SSE35
35 SSE35
35 SSE35
30 SSE30
35 SSE35
45 SSE45
40 SE40
35 SE35
45 SSE45
20 ESE20
35 SE35
30 ESE30
35 SE35
35 SE35
30 SE30
25 SSE25
30 SSE30
30 SSE30
30 SSE30
35 SSE35
some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy snow shwrs mod. snow light snow light snow mod. snow mod. snow mod. snow light snow mod. snow heavy snow light snow light snow light snow light snow cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - 2 6 5 3 8 9 9 5 6 11 4 3 4 2 -
High °C
-30 -29 -29 -29 -30 -30 -30 -29 -28 -28 -28 -27 -23 -21 -20 -20 -18 -17 -17 -16 -17 -18 -18 -18 -18 -18 -18
Low °C
-30 -30 -29 -30 -30 -30 -30 -29 -28 -29 -28 -27 -26 -22 -20 -21 -19 -18 -17 -17 -17 -18 -18 -18 -19 -18 -19
Chill °C
-46 -44 -44 -42 -43 -44 -46 -45 -44 -44 -43 -43 -38 -35 -33 -34 -29 -29 -29 -28 -29 -30 -29 -30 -30 -30 -31
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
-35-35-35-35-36-36-35-34-34-34-34-33-29-27-27-27-26-25-25-24-24-24-25-25-25-25-25-32-32-32-32-32-32-32-31-31-31-30-29-26-24-23-24-22-21-20-20-20-21-21-21-21-21-21-30-29-29-29-30-30-30-29-28-28-28-27-23-21-20-20-18-17-17-16-17-18-18-18-18-18-18-28-27-27-27-27-27-27-26-25-26-25-24-21-18-18-18-15-15-14-13-14-15-15-15-16-15-16
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 2600 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
Amundsen-Scott Airport
443 km S
2830m alt.
2 hours ago
-49° C
moderate snow
Ice crystals.
13
Light winds from the ENE
(13 kph at 70).
Mid: few
High: broken
Amundsen-Scott
517 km S
2835m alt.
2 hours ago
-
Wind obs. (13 kph from 70 degs) was rejected
.
26 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Linda
963 km WNW
50m alt.
3 hours ago
-18.3° C
-
24
Moderate winds from the WSW
(24 kph at 250).
Minna Bluff
968 km WNW
920m alt.
2 hours ago
No report.
37
Fresh winds from the SE
(37 kph at 170).
Williams Field
1040 km WNW
8m alt.
2 hours ago
-16° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Low: few
Mid: scattered

* 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.