Mount Astor
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Astor Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -32°C on Thu morning, min -34°C on Wed afternoon). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 3-6 Mount Astor Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat night. Extremely cold (max -32°C on Sat afternoon, min -35°C on Mon night). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 6-9 Mount Astor Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed afternoon. Extremely cold (max -26°C on Wed afternoon, min -33°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the ESE on Tue afternoon, gales from the SSE by Fri night).

Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Fri
23
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 AM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
35 SSE35
30 SSE30
20 SSE20
15 SSE15
20 SSE20
20 SSE20
25 SSE25
35 SE35
35 SE35
35 ESE35
30 ESE30
20 ESE20
15 ESE15
30 SSE30
35 S35
35 S35
30 S30
20 SSE20
20 SE20
30 ESE30
45 E45
60 E60
50 ESE50
50 ESE50
45 ESE45
40 SE40
50 SE50
some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy light snow light snow mod. snow light snow light snow some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear snow shwrs light snow light snow light snow light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - 1 4 9 2 2 - - - - - - 1 1 4 5 1 - - -
High °C
-33 -33 -32 -32 -32 -32 -32 -33 -33 -32 -32 -32 -32 -33 -34 -34 -35 -34 -33 -29 -27 -26 -26 -27 -27 -26 -26
Low °C
-34 -34 -33 -32 -32 -32 -32 -33 -33 -32 -32 -32 -32 -34 -34 -34 -35 -35 -33 -32 -28 -27 -27 -27 -27 -27 -26
Chill °C
-50 -48 -45 -45 -45 -46 -47 -50 -50 -50 -49 -46 -45 -48 -52 -52 -53 -47 -47 -46 -45 -45 -45 -45 -45 -43 -43
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
-33-33-32-32-32-32-32-33-33-32-32-32-32-33-34-34-35-34-33-29-27-26-26-27-27-26-26-30-30-29-29-29-28-28-29-28-28-27-27-28-28-30-30-31-31-29-25-22-22-23-23-23-23-23-28-28-26-26-26-25-25-26-25-24-24-24-24-25-27-27-28-28-26-21-19-19-20-20-20-21-20-25-25-23-23-22-22-22-23-22-21-21-21-21-22-24-24-26-25-23-18-15-15-16-16-17-17-16
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 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.
1 hour ago
-42° C
clear
-
11
Light winds from the E
(11 kph at 80).
Low: few
Mid: few
Amundsen-Scott
517 km S
2835m alt.
3 hours ago
-
Wind obs. (11 kph from 80 degs) was rejected
.
31 km
Mid: scattered
Linda
963 km WNW
50m alt.
1 hour ago
-12.7° C
-
17
Light winds from the SSW
(17 kph at 200).
Minna Bluff
968 km WNW
920m alt.
2 hours ago
0.0° C
No report.
37
Fresh winds from the SE
(37 kph at 170).
Mcmurdo Williams
1039 km WNW
22m alt.
1 hour ago
-11° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
13
Light winds from the NNE
(13 kph at 20).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
High: broken

* 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.