Mount Discovery
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Discovery Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Mon afternoon, min -2°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SSW on Mon afternoon, light winds from the SW by Wed night).

Days 3-6 Mount Discovery Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 11mm), heaviest on Sat night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Fri morning, min -1°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Thu afternoon, near gales from the SSW by Fri afternoon).

Days 6-9 Mount Discovery Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 10mm), heaviest on Mon morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sun morning, min -5°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SSW on Sun morning, calm by Wed afternoon).

Sunday
23
Monday
24
Tuesday
25
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light rain
light rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
25 SW25
40 SW40
30 SSW30
35 SSW35
45 SSW45
45 SSW45
30 SSW30
30 SSW30
15 SSW15
15 SSW15
5 SW5
15 WSW15
30 SW30
50 SSW50
40 S40
40 SSW40
25 S25
20 S20
35 SSW35
35 SSW35
10 SSW10
10 S10
10 SSE10
5 S5
10 SSW10
15 SSW15
15 SSW15
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds light rain light rain rain shwrs some clouds some clouds rain shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 2 - - 7 - - - 2 2 4 1 1 -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
2 3 2 1 0 -1 1 1 -1 1 1 3 5 5 4 1 2 1 0 -1 -3 -4 -3 -4 -4 -4 -4
Low °C
0 3 0 1 0 -2 0 0 -2 0 1 0 4 4 1 1 2 0 -1 -2 -5 -4 -3 -5 -4 -4 -5
Chill °C
-4 -4 -5 -6 -8 -9 -5 -5 -7 -2 -1 -2 -1 -1 -2 -6 -3 -3 -7 -8 -9 -7 -6 -7 -7 -9 -10
Freezing level m
50 350 300 100 50 0 50 100 0 0 150 50 550 800 400 150 250 150 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 Discovery at the specific elevation of 0 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Discovery. 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
Mcmurdo Base
69 km NE
34m alt.
51 minutes ago
1.3° C
clear
Clear skies.
6
Light winds from the SE
(6 kph at 990).
34 km
Mid: scattered
Williams Field
72 km NE
8m alt.
56 minutes ago
0.6° C
clear
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 1).
Low: few
Mid: few
High: broken
Mcmurdo Williams
73 km NE
22m alt.
56 minutes ago
-1° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
7
Light winds from the WNW
(7 kph at 300).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
High: scattered
Linda
76 km ESE
50m alt.
3 hours ago
-5.2° C
-
11
Light winds from the W
(11 kph at 280).
ASCATB169E77S
186 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
28
Moderate winds from the SE
(28 kph at 331.0).
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* 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 Discovery and within an acceptable time window.