Mount Discovery
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Discovery Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Fri night, min -26°C on Mon afternoon). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SW on Fri night, calm by Sun night).

Days 3-6 Mount Discovery Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -27°C on Mon night, min -31°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, strong winds from the SSW by Tue night).

Days 6-9 Mount Discovery Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -30°C on Thu night, min -33°C on Mon morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SSW on Sat night, calm by Sun night).

Friday
24
Saturday
25
Sun
26
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 PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
30 SW30
20 SW20
20 SW20
15 SW15
10 SW10
5 W5
0 NW0
0 ENE0
5 NNE5
5 ENE5
10 S10
20 SSW20
40 SSW40
35 SSW35
35 SW35
35 SW35
35 SSW35
35 SSW35
30 SW30
25 SW25
25 SW25
15 SW15
20 SSW20
25 SSW25
35 SSW35
35 SSW35
25 SSW25
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-15 -15 -15 -15 -15 -16 -17 -22 -25 -27 -28 -28 -28 -30 -30 -31 -31 -30 -30 -31 -32 -32 -31 -32 -32 -32 -32
Low °C
-16 -15 -15 -15 -16 -17 -22 -24 -26 -28 -28 -28 -30 -30 -31 -31 -31 -30 -31 -31 -32 -32 -32 -32 -32 -32 -32
Chill °C
-26 -24 -24 -23 -21 -20 -22 -22 -25 -27 -37 -41 -45 -47 -46 -48 -48 -47 -46 -46 -46 -45 -44 -47 -49 -49 -47
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
-21-21-22-21-20-21-21-24-27-30-33-34-34-35-35-35-37-37-38-39-39-38-38-38-38-38-38-18-18-18-18-18-19-19-23-26-28-31-31-32-32-33-33-34-34-35-36-36-36-35-35-35-35-35-15-15-15-15-15-16-17-22-25-27-28-28-28-30-30-31-31-30-30-31-32-32-31-32-32-32-32-14-14-14-14-14-15-17-20-23-26-24-23-23-28-28-28-27-26-26-28-29-29-29-29-30-29-29
Sunrise
- 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:32 - - 11:59 - - 11:37 - - 11:21 - - 11:06 - - 10:52 -
Sunset
- - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 1:36 - - 2:07 - - 2:29 - - 2:45 - - 3:00 - - 3:12

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.
2 hours ago
No report.
37
Fresh winds from the SE
(37 kph at 170).
Mcmurdo Base
69 km NE
34m alt.
2 hours ago
-19.5° C
State of sky unchanged.
31 km
Mid: few
Williams Field
72 km NE
8m alt.
2 hours ago
-19° C
clear
-
Low: few
Linda
76 km ESE
50m alt.
2 hours ago
-17.3° C
No report.
52
Near gales from the S
(52 kph at 190).
Cape Ross
191 km NW
201m alt.
54 minutes ago
-18.0° C
-

* 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.