Mount Calais
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Calais Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Wed night, min -12°C on Tue morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the W on Wed morning, moderate winds from the WNW by Thu afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount Calais Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Sat morning, min -16°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the NNW on Fri morning, gales from the NNE by Sat afternoon).

Days 6-9 Mount Calais Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Wed night, min -16°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WNW on Wed afternoon, light winds from the WSW by Thu afternoon).

Monday
29
Tuesday
30
Wednesday
31
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 night
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
Wind km/h
35 WSW35
30 SW30
40 SW40
60 W60
65 WSW65
35 W35
30 W30
25 WNW25
30 NW30
25 NW25
25 NNW25
35 N35
55 NNE55
60 NNE60
60 NNE60
55 NNE55
50 N50
35 N35
25 N25
25 NNW25
25 NW25
10 NNW10
15 NW15
20 WNW20
25 WNW25
30 WNW30
25 WSW25
some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow mod. snow mod. snow mod. snow light snow snow shwrs light snow light snow light snow snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 1 1 - - - - - - - 5 15 21 52 18 21 25 7 7 6 1 1 1 1 1 1
High °C
-12 -11 -9 -6 -5 -4 -5 -6 -8 -10 -11 -10 -9 -9 -11 -13 -15 -15 -15 -15 -14 -16 -15 -16 -16 -15 -13
Low °C
-12 -12 -10 -8 -5 -5 -5 -7 -10 -11 -11 -11 -9 -10 -13 -14 -15 -16 -15 -15 -16 -16 -16 -16 -16 -16 -14
Chill °C
-23 -22 -20 -17 -16 -13 -13 -13 -16 -19 -20 -21 -21 -21 -25 -27 -28 -28 -26 -26 -23 -22 -22 -24 -26 -26 -22
Freezing level m
0 150 0 250 850 900 950 850 0 0 50 0 0 150 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
5:05 - - 5:01 - - 4:56 - - 4:52 - - 4:47 - - 4:41 - - 4:37 - - 4:31 - - 4:26 - -
Sunset
- 9:46 - - 9:51 - - 9:55 - - 10:00 - - 10:06 - - 10:09 - - 10:15 - - 10:20 - - 10:24 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Calais at the specific elevation of 2000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Calais. 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
San-Martin-Base
173 km NE
4m alt.
1 hour ago
0.8° C
light snow
Intermittent light snow.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 140).
1.5 km
Mid: overcast
Rothera Point Research Station
201 km NNE
16m alt.
1 hour ago
0.3° C
partially cloudy
Slight to moderate drifting snow, above eye level.
46
Strong winds from the N
(46 kph at 360).
36 km
Mid: overcast
Fossil Bluff
250 km SSE
55m alt.
1 hour ago
-6.4° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the SE
(6 kph at 150).
ASCATB288E65S
455 km NW
15m alt.
2 hours ago
43
Strong winds from the W
(43 kph at 100.6).
- km
ASCATB287E65S
459 km NW
15m alt.
2 hours ago
45
Strong winds from the W
(45 kph at 95.6).
- 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 Calais and within an acceptable time window.