Mount Athelstan
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Mount Athelstan Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Mon afternoon, min -12°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the NNW on Tue night, moderate winds from the N by Wed night).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu afternoon. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Thu afternoon, min -17°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the W on Thu afternoon, light winds from the NW by Sat morning).

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoon. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Sun night, min -19°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNW on Sun night, calm by Tue night).

Sunday
28
Monday
29
Tuesday
30
Wed
1
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 night AM
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
45 N45
30 NNW30
35 NNW35
45 N45
30 NW30
35 NNE35
45 N45
25 N25
25 NNW25
40 W40
25 N25
25 ENE25
40 NNE40
35 NNE35
20 NNW20
15 WNW15
20 WNW20
20 N20
25 NNE25
40 NNW40
10 WNW10
10 WNW10
10 W10
10 WSW10
5 W5
5 SSE5
5 SSE5
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 4 - 1 2 1 3 12 4 7 1 - - 4 1 2 1 - 7 10 2 2 - - - - -
High °C
-6 -7 -7 -8 -7 -7 -8 -11 -11 -11 -12 -11 -12 -13 -13 -14 -17 -16 -12 -11 -14 -16 -17 -18 -18 -18 -19
Low °C
-6 -7 -8 -8 -7 -8 -9 -12 -11 -12 -13 -11 -13 -14 -14 -15 -17 -17 -15 -12 -15 -16 -18 -18 -18 -19 -19
Chill °C
-16 -17 -16 -19 -18 -16 -19 -20 -20 -22 -22 -20 -24 -25 -21 -22 -27 -26 -22 -21 -20 -23 -26 -24 -23 -18 -24
Freezing level m
0 200 0 50 250 250 200 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Sunrise
- - 9:55 - - 9:59 - - 10:03 - - 10:07 - - 10:12 - - 10:18 - - 10:22 - - 10:27 - - 10:32
Sunset
5:19 - - 5:14 - - 5:08 - - 5:04 - - 4:59 - - 4:53 - - 4:49 - - 4:44 - - 4:38 - -

Mount Athelstan Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Mon afternoon, min -12°C on Wed night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the NNW on Tue night, moderate winds from the N by Wed night)

Mount Athelstan Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu afternoonExtremely cold (max -11°C on Thu afternoon, min -17°C on Sat night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the W on Thu afternoon, light winds from the NW by Sat morning)

Mount Athelstan Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoonExtremely cold (max -11°C on Sun night, min -19°C on Tue night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNW on Sun night, calm by Tue night)

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
-4.4° C
-
37
Fresh winds from the NNE
(37 kph at 20).
San-Martin-Base
243 km NNE
4m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.8° C
-
9
Light winds from the SE
(9 kph at 180).
35 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Rothera Point Research Station
294 km N
16m alt.
1 hour ago
1.1° C
-
30
Fresh winds from the NNE
(30 kph at 20).
Butler Island
394 km SE
91m alt.
3 hours ago
-20.9° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 990).
University Wisconsin Id 8917
537 km S
1395m alt.
3 hours ago
-11.2° C
-
74
Gales from the N
(74 kph at 10).

* 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.