Mount Astor
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Astor Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -35°C on Fri morning, min -39°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SE on Fri night, moderate winds from the SE by Sat night).

Days 3-6 Mount Astor Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -36°C on Wed morning, min -43°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the S on Tue afternoon, severe gales from the SSE by Wed night).

Days 6-9 Mount Astor Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -39°C on Thu afternoon, min -42°C on Fri morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SE on Thu afternoon, severe gales from the SE by Sun afternoon).

Thursday
26
Friday
27
Saturday
28
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
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
25 SE25
40 SE40
55 SE55
40 SE40
30 SE30
25 SE25
25 SE25
30 SSE30
25 SSE25
35 SSE35
30 SSE30
30 S30
30 SSW30
30 SSW30
30 SSE30
50 SE50
65 SE65
70 SSE70
55 SE55
30 SE30
40 SSE40
65 SE65
45 SE45
55 SE55
75 SE75
60 ESE60
55 SE55
light snow cloudy some clouds cloudy light snow light snow some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds cloudy some clouds clear light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - -
High °C
-35 -36 -37 -38 -38 -36 -36 -37 -38 -39 -39 -39 -40 -39 -37 -36 -36 -38 -41 -39 -40 -42 -42 -41 -40 -40 -39
Low °C
-36 -37 -39 -39 -38 -38 -36 -37 -39 -39 -39 -40 -40 -40 -39 -36 -37 -42 -43 -40 -41 -42 -42 -42 -41 -40 -40
Chill °C
-51 -55 -58 -57 -56 -52 -52 -55 -55 -58 -57 -57 -59 -56 -58 -58 -59 -62 -60 -57 -59 -67 -64 -66 -65 -64 -63
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
-35-36-37-38-38-36-36-37-38-39-39-39-40-39-37-36-36-38-41-39-40-42-42-41-40-40-39-32-34-34-35-35-33-33-34-35-36-37-37-37-37-34-32-32-35-38-36-37-39-38-38-37-37-36-30-32-32-33-32-31-31-31-33-34-35-35-35-35-31-29-29-32-36-34-35-37-36-36-34-34-33-27-29-30-30-29-28-28-29-30-32-32-33-33-33-29-27-26-30-33-32-32-34-33-33-32-31-30
Sunrise
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -
Sunset
- 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 -

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Astor at the specific elevation of 3710 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
-57° C
moderate snow
Ice crystals.
22
Moderate winds from the NNE
(22 kph at 30).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
High: broken
Amundsen-Scott
517 km S
2835m alt.
2 hours ago
-
2.0 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Criosfera1
713 km ESE
1285m alt.
4 hours ago
-37.0° C
No report.
35
Fresh winds from the S
(35 kph at 190).
Williams Field
1040 km WNW
8m alt.
2 hours ago
n/a° C
moderate snow
Blowing moderate snow.
30
Fresh winds from the E
(30 kph at 90).
Mcmurdo Base
1043 km WNW
34m alt.
2 hours ago
-30.7° C
moderate snow
Slight to moderate drifting snow, above eye level.
30
Fresh winds from the E
(30 kph at 90).
28 km
Mid: clear

* 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.