Mount Athelstan
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Athelstan Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Wed night, min -18°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Tue afternoon, near gales from the WSW by Wed night).

Days 3-6 Mount Athelstan Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Thu night, min -15°C on Sun morning). Mainly strong winds.

Days 6-9 Mount Athelstan Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Mon night, min -15°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the W on Sun night, near gales from the W by Wed morning).

Sunday
21
Monday
22
Tuesday
23
Wed
24
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
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
heavy snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
Wind km/h
20 WSW20
25 SW25
15 WSW15
20 W20
25 NW25
35 NW35
50 W50
45 WSW45
20 WSW20
25 NW25
50 WNW50
45 W45
30 W30
25 WNW25
25 W25
30 SW30
40 WSW40
35 WSW35
20 W20
25 W25
30 WNW30
40 WNW40
40 W40
35 NNW35
45 WNW45
45 W45
50 W50
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 - - 1 5 13 28 2 - 9 23 9 12 5 3 3 1 - 2 5 10 30 17 11 33 9 2
High °C
-17 -17 -15 -13 -11 -9 -7 -10 -9 -8 -9 -9 -9 -10 -11 -13 -14 -14 -14 -13 -10 -8 -8 -8 -9 -10 -12
Low °C
-18 -18 -15 -15 -13 -10 -9 -10 -9 -9 -9 -9 -10 -10 -12 -14 -15 -15 -15 -14 -11 -9 -8 -8 -10 -13 -13
Chill °C
-27 -27 -23 -21 -21 -20 -18 -21 -17 -19 -20 -20 -19 -19 -20 -23 -26 -25 -24 -24 -20 -18 -18 -18 -20 -21 -23
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 350 0 200 0 200 200 50 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 150 250 300 200 150 0
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Sunrise
- 5:28 - - 5:24 - - 5:18 - - 5:13 - - 5:09 - - 5:03 - - 4:58 - - 4:54 - - 4:48 -
Sunset
- - 9:17 - - 9:22 - - 9:28 - - 9:31 - - 9:37 - - 9:42 - - 9:46 - - 9:52 - - 9:57

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
-6.4° C
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 170).
Rothera Point Research Station
294 km N
16m alt.
2 hours ago
-
Wind obs. (48 kph from 20 degs) was rejected
.
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.
Wind obs. (7 kph from 250 degs) was rejected
.
University Wisconsin Id 8917
537 km S
1395m alt.
3 hours ago
-20.0° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the NE
(20 kph at 50).

* 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.