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Mount Discovery
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Mount Discovery Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Tue afternoon, min -18°C on Sun afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Wed afternoon, min -21°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Sat afternoon, min -22°C on Sun afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Saturday
21
Sunday
22
Monday
23
Tue
24
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
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
Wind km/h
15 NNW15
15 N15
5 N5
5 WNW5
10 WSW10
15 W15
15 W15
20 WSW20
25 W25
20 W20
15 WNW15
10 NW10
5 WNW5
0 WSW0
5 WSW5
10 SW10
15 SW15
10 WSW10
10 W10
5 WSW5
0 NW0
5 NNW5
5 W5
10 NNW10
10 NW10
5 WSW5
0 NNW0
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
-18 -17 -17 -16 -16 -16 -15 -15 -16 -16 -18 -19 -20 -20 -21 -21 -21 -20 -20 -20 -21 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22
Low °C
-18 -17 -17 -17 -17 -16 -16 -16 -16 -17 -19 -20 -20 -21 -21 -21 -21 -21 -20 -21 -21 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22
Chill °C
-27 -26 -22 -21 -22 -24 -23 -24 -26 -25 -26 -27 -26 -20 -21 -28 -30 -28 -28 -27 -21 -22 -27 -29 -29 -27 -22
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
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Sunrise
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Sunset
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -

Mount Discovery Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Discovery is: A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -15°C on Tue afternoon, min -18°C on Sun afternoon)Wind will be generally light.

Mount Discovery Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -16°C on Wed afternoon, min -21°C on Thu night)Wind will be generally light.

Mount Discovery Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -20°C on Sat afternoon, min -22°C on Sun afternoon)Wind will be generally light.

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
Mcmurdo Base
69 km NE
34m alt.
1 hour ago
-1.8° C
-
11
Light winds from the E
(11 kph at 100).
31 km
Mid: overcast
Williams Field
72 km NE
8m alt.
1 hour ago
-1.8° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
11
Light winds from the E
(11 kph at 100).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
High: broken
Linda
76 km ESE
50m alt.
3 hours ago
-3.3° C
-
15
Light winds from the N
(15 kph at 350).
MarblePoint
109 km NW
120m alt.
2 hours ago
-2.8° C
-
7
Light winds from the W
(7 kph at 260).
Ferrell
138 km ENE
45m alt.
2 hours ago
-5.6° C
-
13
Light winds from the ENE
(13 kph at 60).

* 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.