Mount Athelstan
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Athelstan Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Wed night, min -21°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, near gales from the N by Wed night).

Days 3-6 Mount Athelstan Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoon. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Fri night, min -22°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Mount Athelstan Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoon. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Thu afternoon, min -22°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Tue afternoon, strong winds from the WNW by Thu afternoon).

Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
Thu
30
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
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
moderate snow
heavy snow
Wind km/h
5 NNE5
15 N15
30 NNW30
60 N60
45 N45
25 NNE25
20 NNE20
10 NNE10
10 NNW10
10 NW10
5 NNW5
5 E5
10 SSW10
10 W10
10 W10
10 NNW10
5 NNW5
5 NNW5
5 N5
5 N5
5 NNW5
10 W10
15 SW15
20 SW20
15 W15
30 NW30
45 WNW45
clear some clouds light snow heavy snow light snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs light snow light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds clear some clouds mod. snow heavy snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 2 13 4 2 1 - 1 3 1 - 1 2 3 2 - - - - - - - - - 6 11
High °C
-20 -17 -14 -12 -14 -13 -14 -16 -16 -17 -18 -18 -18 -20 -20 -21 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22 -20 -19 -16 -14 -13
Low °C
-21 -19 -16 -14 -15 -14 -15 -16 -17 -18 -18 -18 -19 -20 -20 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22 -21 -20 -18 -15 -13
Chill °C
-26 -28 -26 -25 -26 -23 -24 -22 -23 -25 -18 -18 -23 -28 -28 -27 -27 -27 -27 -28 -28 -29 -30 -28 -25 -25 -25
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
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Sunrise
- 9:48 - - 9:44 - - 9:38 - - 9:33 - - 9:30 - - 9:25 - - 9:19 - - 9:15 - - 9:11 -
Sunset
- - 5:31 - - 5:36 - - 5:39 - - 5:45 - - 5:49 - - 5:52 - - 5:57 - - 6:00 - - 6:05

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Athelstan at the specific elevation of 1615 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.
3 hours ago
-
San-Martin-Base
243 km NNE
4m alt.
3 hours ago
-28.0° C
-
9
Light winds from the SSE
(9 kph at 140).
30 km
Mid: clear
Rothera Pt Bri-base
294 km N
16m alt.
3 hours ago
-
48
Strong winds from the NNE
(48 kph at 20).
Butler Island
394 km SE
91m alt.
3 hours ago
-25.2° C
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the SE
(22 kph at 150).
Larsen Ice
504 km NE
17m alt.
3 hours ago
No report.
7
Light winds from the WSW
(7 kph at 250).

* 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.