Mount Athelstan
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Athelstan Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Fri morning, min -16°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Thu afternoon, near gales from the W by Fri night).

Days 3-6 Mount Athelstan Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Tue morning, min -17°C on Sat night). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 6-9 Mount Athelstan Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Thu night, min -12°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Wed morning, gales from the N by Fri afternoon).

Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
Thursday
25
Fri
26
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
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
moderate snow
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
light snow
moderate snow
Wind km/h
45 W45
15 WNW15
10 NW10
20 WNW20
30 NW30
35 NNW35
55 W55
45 W45
35 W35
25 W25
10 WNW10
15 W15
15 W15
15 WNW15
20 WNW20
25 NW25
25 WNW25
15 WSW15
20 WSW20
5 WSW5
10 NNW10
25 N25
25 NNW25
30 NNW30
35 NNW35
45 N45
55 N55
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
14 1 - 6 4 11 20 1 1 3 1 - - - 3 19 14 12 3 - - 5 8 7 13 4 6
High °C
-4 -5 -5 -4 -2 -3 -5 -15 -15 -15 -16 -15 -15 -13 -12 -8 -7 -7 -12 -10 -7 -6 -3 -2 -1 -3 -4
Low °C
-7 -6 -6 -5 -3 -4 -14 -16 -16 -17 -17 -15 -16 -14 -13 -11 -8 -10 -12 -11 -8 -7 -4 -2 -3 -3 -5
Chill °C
-13 -10 -10 -11 -10 -11 -14 -28 -27 -27 -24 -23 -23 -21 -20 -16 -14 -13 -21 -13 -13 -14 -10 -9 -8 -12 -14
Freezing level m
350 0 250 150 500 550 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 550 650 450 350
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
- 5:18 - - 5:13 - - 5:09 - - 5:03 - - 4:58 - - 4:54 - - 4:48 - - 4:43 - - 4:37 -
Sunset
- - 9:28 - - 9:31 - - 9:37 - - 9:42 - - 9:46 - - 9:52 - - 9:57 - - 10:01 - - 10:07

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Athelstan at the specific elevation of 1000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Athelstan. 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
Fossil Bluff
134 km SSE
55m alt.
1 hour ago
-6.4° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the SSW
(7 kph at 200).
San-Martin-Base
243 km NNE
4m alt.
2 hours ago
-0.8° C
light snow
Intermittent light snow.
13
Light winds from the W
(13 kph at 270).
2.0 km
Mid: overcast
Rothera Point Research Station
294 km N
16m alt.
1 hour ago
-2.5° C
partially cloudy
Clouds developing.
48
Strong winds from the NNE
(48 kph at 20).
Butler Island
394 km SE
91m alt.
1 hour ago
-25.2° C
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the SE
(22 kph at 150).
Larsen Ice
504 km NE
17m alt.
1 hour ago
No report.
Wind obs. (7 kph from 250 degs) was rejected
.

* 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 Athelstan and within an acceptable time window.