Mount Astor
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Astor Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -26°C on Thu morning, min -30°C on Wed morning). Mainly near gales.

Days 3-6 Mount Astor Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -24°C on Sat night, min -30°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (gales from the SE on Sun afternoon, fresh winds from the SSE by Tue morning).

Days 6-9 Mount Astor Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -28°C on Tue morning, min -30°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (calm on Wed afternoon, strong winds from the SE by Fri afternoon).

Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
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
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
40 ESE40
55 ESE55
55 ESE55
45 ESE45
40 ESE40
40 SE40
50 SE50
55 SE55
50 SE50
50 SE50
50 SE50
50 SE50
60 SSE60
70 SE70
55 SE55
35 SE35
35 SSE35
35 SSE35
30 SSE30
25 SSE25
15 S15
10 SSE10
5 SSE5
10 ESE10
15 ESE15
15 ESE15
30 SSE30
some clouds light snow light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 1 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - -
High °C
-29 -28 -27 -26 -27 -27 -27 -28 -27 -26 -25 -24 -27 -29 -29 -27 -27 -28 -28 -28 -28 -29 -29 -29 -28 -28 -28
Low °C
-30 -28 -27 -26 -27 -27 -28 -28 -28 -26 -25 -25 -28 -29 -30 -28 -27 -28 -28 -28 -29 -29 -29 -29 -29 -28 -29
Chill °C
-48 -47 -46 -43 -44 -44 -45 -47 -45 -43 -42 -41 -46 -50 -46 -43 -43 -44 -43 -42 -41 -37 -34 -35 -39 -39 -41
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
-29-28-27-26-27-27-27-28-27-26-25-24-27-29-29-27-27-28-28-28-28-29-29-29-28-28-28-25-24-24-23-24-24-24-24-23-22-22-21-23-26-26-24-24-24-25-25-25-25-25-25-25-24-24-22-21-21-21-21-21-21-21-21-20-19-18-21-24-23-21-21-21-22-22-22-23-22-22-21-21-21-18-18-17-17-17-18-18-18-17-16-16-16-17-20-20-18-17-19-18-19-20-19-19-19-18-17-18
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
n/a° C
light snow
Snow grains.
19
Light winds from the N
(19 kph at 360).
Mid: few
High: few
Linda
963 km WNW
50m alt.
2 hours ago
-17.3° C
No report.
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 Williams
1039 km WNW
22m alt.
2 hours ago
-10° C
clear
-
9
Light winds from the SSE
(9 kph at 150).
Low: few
Mid: few
High: scattered
Williams Field
1040 km WNW
8m alt.
2 hours ago
-9.2° C
clear
-
11
Light winds from the N
(11 kph at 1).

* 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.