Mount Discovery
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Discovery Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Thu night, min -27°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (gales from the S on Wed morning, light winds from the WNW by Thu night).

Days 3-6 Mount Discovery Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -24°C on Fri afternoon, min -28°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Fri afternoon, near gales from the SW by Sat afternoon).

Days 6-9 Mount Discovery Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -28°C on Mon afternoon, min -36°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (calm on Thu night, fresh winds from the SSE by Fri morning).

Monday
20
Tuesday
21
Wednesday
22
Thu
23
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 AM
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
50 S50
60 S60
65 S65
55 S55
40 S40
25 SSW25
15 SSW15
10 WNW10
10 NW10
10 WNW10
25 WSW25
40 WSW40
55 SW55
50 SW50
35 SW35
35 WSW35
35 WSW35
25 NW25
30 NW30
25 NNW25
20 NNE20
15 N15
10 NW10
10 WNW10
10 W10
5 WSW5
5 NW5
some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-25 -26 -27 -27 -27 -26 -24 -23 -23 -24 -25 -27 -28 -27 -26 -26 -25 -26 -28 -29 -31 -31 -32 -34 -34 -35 -36
Low °C
-26 -27 -27 -27 -27 -26 -25 -24 -24 -25 -27 -28 -28 -28 -27 -26 -26 -27 -28 -30 -31 -31 -33 -34 -35 -36 -36
Chill °C
-42 -45 -47 -45 -44 -39 -34 -30 -32 -33 -37 -44 -47 -44 -41 -41 -40 -39 -43 -43 -44 -43 -41 -44 -44 -43 -42
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
-25-26-27-27-27-26-24-23-23-24-25-27-28-27-26-26-25-26-28-29-31-31-32-34-34-35-36-22-22-22-22-22-21-20-20-20-22-23-25-26-26-25-25-25-26-27-28-30-30-30-32-33-33-34-16-16-16-16-15-15-15-15-17-19-21-23-24-24-24-25-25-26-27-28-28-28-28-31-31-31-32-10-10-9-11-11-11-11-13-16-18-19-22-22-22-22-23-24-24-25-26-25-24-25-30-32-31-32
Sunrise
- - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:32 - - 11:59 - - 11:37
Sunset
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 1:36 - - 2:07 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Discovery at the specific elevation of 2681 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
Linda
76 km ESE
50m alt.
2 hours ago
-14.2° C
No report.
63
Gales from the SSW
(63 kph at 200).
Cape Ross
191 km NW
201m alt.
1 hour ago
-13.3° C
-
39
Strong winds from the WNW
(39 kph at 300).
Baia Terra Nova
410 km N
80m alt.
1 hour ago
-17.9° C
-
Cape Phillips
606 km NNE
201m alt.
1 hour ago
-19.7° C
-
6
Light winds from the ENE
(6 kph at 70).
Dumont Durville
1525 km WNW
43m alt.
2 hours ago
-20.1° C
moderate snow
Slight to moderate drifting snow, below eye level.
96
Stormy winds from the SSE
(96 kph at 130).
30 km
Mid: few

* 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.