Mount Cupola
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Cupola Weather Summary:

Mild at first with light rain (total 3mm) on Fri afternoon followed by colder weather and light fall of snow, heaviest on Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Fri morning, min -14°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Fri night, light winds from the WSW by Sun morning).

Days 3-6 Mount Cupola Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Wed afternoon, min -6°C on Mon morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Mon night, calm by Wed afternoon).

Days 6-9 Mount Cupola Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Thu afternoon, min -7°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Thursday
25
Friday
26
Saturday
27
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
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
Wind km/h
15 WNW15
15 NW15
40 WSW40
15 SW15
15 SW15
15 WSW15
5 WSW5
10 SW10
15 WSW15
10 W10
20 W20
35 WSW35
20 WSW20
15 SW15
15 WSW15
10 WSW10
5 WSW5
10 WNW10
5 NW5
5 N5
5 WSW5
10 NNE10
15 N15
15 NE15
20 NE20
20 NNE20
10 N10
light snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs mod. snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow light snow light snow snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
1 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 1 6 - - - - 2 2 3 6 5 1 1 - - - - - - - - - 2 4 4 2
High °C
3 3 -2 -12 -12 -11 -9 -7 -7 -4 -2 -2 -4 -4 -5 -2 -1 -2 0 1 -1 0 0 -2 -2 -1 -2
Low °C
2 1 -13 -12 -12 -14 -10 -7 -8 -6 -3 -5 -4 -5 -6 -4 -2 -2 -1 1 -2 -1 -1 -3 -3 -2 -4
Chill °C
-1 -1 -9 -20 -19 -16 -13 -12 -13 -9 -8 -9 -10 -10 -10 -5 -3 -5 -2 0 -1 -4 -4 -7 -8 -5 -6
Freezing level m
750 900 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 50 0 0 0 0 300 0 300 700 250 300 450 150 50 200 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
5:24 - - 5:20 - - 5:15 - - 5:09 - - 5:05 - - 5:01 - - 4:56 - - 4:50 - - 4:46 - -
Sunset
- 9:30 - - 9:35 - - 9:39 - - 9:44 - - 9:49 - - 9:53 - - 9:58 - - 10:02 - - 10:07 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Cupola at the specific elevation of 500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Cupola. 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
191 km NE
4m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.6° C
moderate snow
Snow
6
Light winds from the SSE
(6 kph at 140).
40 km
Mid: overcast
Rothera Point Research Station
221 km NNE
16m alt.
1 hour ago
1.4° C
-
52
Near gales from the N
(52 kph at 10).
Fossil Bluff
235 km SSE
55m alt.
3 hours ago
-6.4° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the SSW
(7 kph at 210).
Butler Island
489 km SE
91m alt.
3 hours ago
-25.2° C
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the SE
(22 kph at 150).
Larsen Ice
489 km ENE
17m alt.
3 hours ago
No report.
Wind obs. (7 kph from 250 degs) was rejected
.

* 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 Cupola and within an acceptable time window.