Mount Astor
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Astor Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -31°C on Tue morning, min -33°C on Mon afternoon). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 3-6 Mount Astor Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Thu night, min -30°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SSE on Wed morning, near gales from the SE by Thu night).

Days 6-9 Mount Astor Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Mon night, min -26°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the ESE on Sat afternoon, light winds from the ESE by Mon night).

Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
29
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 night
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
Wind km/h
25 SSW25
25 SSW25
20 SSW20
20 S20
20 SSE20
35 SSE35
30 SSE30
30 SSE30
25 SSE25
25 SSE25
25 SSE25
30 SSE30
35 ESE35
40 ESE40
55 SE55
35 ESE35
40 ESE40
45 E45
35 ESE35
35 ESE35
35 ESE35
30 SE30
25 ESE25
30 SE30
25 ESE25
30 ESE30
20 ESE20
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds cloudy light snow mod. snow mod. snow heavy snow heavy snow light snow mod. snow mod. snow light snow heavy snow light snow light snow mod. snow light snow light snow heavy snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - 4 10 6 19 14 4 8 6 4 11 4 3 6 3 3 12
High °C
-32 -32 -32 -32 -32 -32 -31 -31 -31 -30 -29 -25 -22 -22 -20 -20 -21 -22 -26 -24 -24 -23 -22 -22 -21 -20 -19
Low °C
-32 -32 -32 -32 -33 -33 -32 -31 -31 -30 -29 -28 -22 -22 -24 -20 -21 -25 -26 -25 -24 -24 -22 -22 -21 -21 -20
Chill °C
-48 -47 -46 -45 -46 -48 -46 -47 -46 -44 -43 -39 -36 -37 -34 -33 -36 -37 -42 -40 -39 -36 -35 -35 -33 -32 -28
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-35-35-35-35-35-35-34-34-34-33-32-28-26-26-25-24-25-27-30-29-28-27-26-26-25-25-24-32-32-32-32-32-32-31-31-31-30-29-25-22-22-20-20-21-22-26-24-24-23-22-22-21-20-19-29-29-29-30-30-30-28-28-28-27-26-22-18-19-16-16-17-19-22-21-21-20-19-18-17-17-16-27-26-27-27-27-27-26-25-26-24-24-19-15-16-14-13-14-16-19-18-18-17-16-15-14-14-14
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 3100 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
517 km S
2835m alt.
4 hours ago
-
Wind obs. (19 kph from 60 degs) was rejected
.
3.2 km
Mid: few
Linda
963 km WNW
50m alt.
2 hours ago
-27.2° C
-
9
Light winds from the WSW
(9 kph at 240).
Minna Bluff
968 km WNW
920m alt.
3 hours ago
No report.
37
Fresh winds from the SE
(37 kph at 170).
Mcmurdo Base
1043 km WNW
34m alt.
4 hours ago
-19.7° C
Fog at a distance.
24
Moderate winds from the ESE
(24 kph at 110).
31 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Cape Ross
1191 km WNW
201m alt.
2 hours ago
-17.3° C
-
37
Fresh winds from the SE
(37 kph at 170).

* 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.