Mount Discovery
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Discovery Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue morning. Extremely cold (max -25°C on Tue morning, min -31°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the E on Tue afternoon, calm by Wed night).

Days 3-6 Mount Discovery Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -31°C on Fri morning, min -34°C on Sun afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Mount Discovery Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -31°C on Mon night, min -35°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Monday
2
Tuesday
3
Wednesday
4
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
light snow
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
25 NNE25
30 NE30
30 ESE30
25 SE25
15 SSE15
5 S5
5 WNW5
5 W5
5 WSW5
5 WSW5
5 WNW5
5 WNW5
10 W10
10 WSW10
10 WSW10
5 NW5
5 NNE5
5 E5
5 NNE5
10 NNW10
10 WNW10
15 NNW15
10 N10
5 SE5
20 SSE20
20 SSE20
15 S15
light snow some clouds light snow light snow light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 - 3 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-25 -26 -26 -27 -28 -28 -29 -29 -30 -31 -32 -32 -32 -32 -32 -33 -33 -34 -34 -33 -31 -31 -31 -32 -32 -32 -33
Low °C
-25 -26 -26 -27 -28 -29 -29 -30 -31 -31 -32 -32 -32 -32 -32 -33 -34 -34 -34 -34 -33 -31 -32 -32 -32 -33 -34
Chill °C
-38 -41 -41 -41 -39 -33 -34 -35 -30 -31 -38 -39 -42 -42 -42 -33 -33 -34 -41 -43 -42 -43 -41 -39 -45 -45 -46
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
-25-26-26-27-28-28-29-29-30-31-32-32-32-32-32-33-33-34-34-33-31-31-31-32-32-32-33-22-23-24-25-26-26-27-27-27-28-29-29-29-29-29-29-30-30-31-31-29-29-29-30-30-30-31-19-20-20-22-23-24-24-24-24-24-24-25-25-25-25-25-26-26-26-27-27-27-26-26-26-27-28-17-17-17-18-19-20-22-22-21-20-20-21-21-22-21-22-22-22-23-24-26-25-23-22-23-24-26
Sunrise
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -
Sunset
- 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 -

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.
2 hours ago
-21.5° C
light snow
Continuous light snow.
35
Fresh winds from the ENE
(35 kph at 60).
31 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Williams Field
72 km NE
8m alt.
2 hours ago
-21° C
light snow
Light snow.
Mid: broken
High: broken
Linda
76 km ESE
50m alt.
2 hours ago
-24.1° C
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the SE
(22 kph at 170).
Ferrell
138 km ENE
45m alt.
2 hours ago
-25.2° C
No report.
9
Light winds from the SE
(9 kph at 150).
Marilyn
177 km S
75m alt.
2 hours ago
-25.5° C
No report.
9
Light winds from the SSW
(9 kph at 210).

* 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.