Mount Athelstan
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Athelstan Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun morning. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Fri night, min -13°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount Athelstan Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Thu afternoon, min -15°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Mon night, fresh winds from the SSE by Thu night).

Days 6-9 Mount Athelstan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Sat morning, min -12°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SE on Thu night, light winds from the SSE by Sun afternoon).

Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sun
23
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
20 NE20
15 NNE15
5 NE5
5 SW5
10 WSW10
5 NW5
10 NE10
5 SSE5
10 SSW10
10 SW10
15 WSW15
15 SW15
30 SW30
30 SW30
30 WSW30
15 S15
20 SSE20
20 SSE20
45 SE45
30 ENE30
30 ENE30
15 E15
15 SSE15
15 SSW15
10 SSW10
10 SSE10
10 SSE10
some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs mod. snow snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 3 3 1 1 - 2 6 2 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-11 -11 -11 -11 -12 -11 -12 -12 -12 -12 -13 -13 -13 -14 -13 -12 -11 -9 -8 -9 -9 -8 -7 -7 -7 -10 -11
Low °C
-12 -11 -11 -12 -12 -11 -13 -13 -12 -13 -13 -13 -14 -15 -14 -13 -12 -10 -9 -9 -9 -9 -8 -7 -10 -11 -11
Chill °C
-20 -17 -11 -14 -17 -11 -17 -17 -17 -17 -20 -21 -24 -25 -23 -19 -19 -17 -18 -18 -18 -13 -13 -13 -13 -15 -16
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 200 0 50 450 50 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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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 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
-0.3° C
-
31
Fresh winds from the NW
(31 kph at 320).
San-Martin-Base
243 km NNE
4m alt.
2 hours ago
-2.5° C
heavy snow
Heavy drifting snow, below eye level.
87
Stormy winds from the E
(87 kph at 90).
4.0 km
Mid: overcast
Rothera Point Research Station
294 km N
16m alt.
2 hours ago
-1.7° C
-
19
Light winds from the W
(19 kph at 270).
ASCAT286E68S
355 km WNW
15m alt.
2 hours ago
27
Moderate winds from the E
(27 kph at 266.3).
- km
ASCAT285E68S
375 km WNW
15m alt.
2 hours ago
19
Light winds from the E
(19 kph at 264.5).
- km

* 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.