Mount Athelstan
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Athelstan Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Thu night, min -23°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the N on Thu night, light winds from the NE by Sat night).

Days 3-6 Mount Athelstan Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed night. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Wed afternoon, min -25°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Tue afternoon, fresh winds from the NNW by Wed night).

Days 6-9 Mount Athelstan Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed night. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Wed night, min -27°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the N on Wed night, calm by Fri morning).

Wednesday
22
Thursday
23
Friday
24
Sat
25
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
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
35 N35
25 N25
20 NNE20
20 NNW20
15 NNW15
20 NNW20
20 N20
15 SSE15
20 WSW20
15 WNW15
10 WNW10
15 W15
15 W15
10 WNW10
10 NW10
10 N10
15 N15
30 N30
40 N40
25 NNW25
20 NNW20
10 NNW10
0 WSW0
10 WSW10
10 WSW10
10 SW10
10 WSW10
snow shwrs light snow some clouds snow shwrs light snow light snow snow shwrs clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear snow shwrs light snow mod. snow light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
5 2 - 1 3 3 1 - - - - - - - - - 1 4 7 3 2 - - - - - -
High °C
-15 -15 -15 -17 -19 -21 -22 -22 -23 -23 -25 -25 -25 -25 -25 -21 -18 -17 -17 -20 -22 -24 -23 -23 -24 -26 -27
Low °C
-16 -16 -16 -18 -20 -22 -23 -22 -23 -24 -25 -25 -25 -25 -25 -25 -20 -18 -19 -21 -23 -24 -23 -23 -26 -26 -27
Chill °C
-27 -24 -24 -27 -28 -32 -34 -31 -35 -33 -34 -35 -35 -34 -32 -28 -28 -29 -30 -32 -32 -34 -23 -30 -31 -34 -37
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
- 10:12 - - 10:07 - - 10:03 - - 9:57 - - 9:53 - - 9:48 - - 9:44 - - 9:38 - - 9:33 -
Sunset
- - 5:09 - - 5:14 - - 5:19 - - 5:22 - - 5:27 - - 5:31 - - 5:36 - - 5:39 - - 5:45

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.
2 hours ago
-6.4° C
No report.
San-Martin-Base
243 km NNE
4m alt.
2 hours ago
-1.0° C
-
26
Moderate winds from the WNW
(26 kph at 290).
32 km
Mid: overcast
Rothera Pt Bri-base
294 km N
16m alt.
2 hours 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.
2 hours ago
-25.2° C
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the SE
(22 kph at 150).
Larsen Ice
504 km NE
17m alt.
2 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.