Mount Discovery
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Discovery Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Fri morning, min -25°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (calm on Wed morning, near gales from the SW by Fri afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount Discovery Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Sat morning, min -20°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, fresh winds from the SSW by Mon morning).

Days 6-9 Mount Discovery Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Fri afternoon, min -20°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Tue afternoon, gales from the SSW by Wed night).

Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
Thursday
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
5 SW5
0 SW0
20 SW20
40 SW40
40 SW40
20 SSW20
25 SSW25
50 SW50
50 SSW50
25 SW25
5 W5
10 NNW10
0 E0
10 SSE10
25 SSW25
30 SSW30
30 SSW30
25 SSW25
25 SSW25
20 SSW20
20 SW20
30 SSW30
40 SSW40
65 SSW65
60 SSW60
50 SSW50
35 SW35
clear clear clear some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - -
High °C
-24 -25 -20 -19 -19 -16 -14 -14 -15 -15 -15 -15 -17 -18 -18 -18 -18 -18 -20 -20 -19 -17 -17 -16 -15 -15 -15
Low °C
-25 -25 -25 -20 -19 -18 -15 -14 -16 -15 -15 -17 -18 -18 -19 -18 -18 -20 -20 -20 -20 -18 -17 -17 -15 -15 -15
Chill °C
-29 -25 -31 -33 -33 -25 -25 -27 -29 -25 -19 -21 -17 -24 -28 -30 -30 -29 -31 -30 -31 -29 -30 -31 -29 -28 -26
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-28-30-30-28-28-26-26-26-25-25-25-25-26-26-26-26-26-26-27-27-28-29-28-27-26-26-26-26-28-26-25-24-22-21-21-21-21-21-21-23-23-23-23-23-23-24-24-25-25-24-22-22-22-21-24-25-20-19-19-16-14-14-15-15-15-15-17-18-18-18-18-18-20-20-19-17-17-16-15-15-15-19-19-16-13-12-10-7-7-9-8-8-11-12-12-14-12-12-15-16-15-14-10-9-9-8-8-9
Sunrise
3:59 - - 3:45 - - 0:00 - - 3:11 - - 2:48 - - 2:14 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - -
Sunset
- 11:43 - - 11:58 - - 12:00 - - 0:16 - - 0:37 - - 1:12 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Discovery at the specific elevation of 1000 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
Minna Bluff
43 km ESE
920m alt.
3 hours ago
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Mcmurdo Base
69 km NE
34m alt.
46 minutes ago
-25.2° C
-
30
Fresh winds from the ENE
(30 kph at 60).
31 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Linda
76 km ESE
50m alt.
3 hours ago
-28.7° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Cape Ross
191 km NW
201m alt.
46 minutes ago
-24.4° C
-
11
Light winds from the SE
(11 kph at 170).
Baia Terra Nova
410 km N
80m alt.
2 hours ago
-16.1° C
-
11
Light winds from the SE
(11 kph at 160).

* 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.