Mount Elkins
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Elkins Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -24°C on Mon morning, min -26°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the ENE on Sun night, calm by Tue afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount Elkins Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -22°C on Thu afternoon, min -28°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (calm on Thu night, gales from the WSW by Sat morning).

Days 6-9 Mount Elkins Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Sun afternoon, min -33°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Mon morning, gales from the W by Tue night).

Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tue
28
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
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
25 ENE25
30 E30
20 ESE20
10 ESE10
15 ENE15
5 SSW5
15 SSW15
20 SW20
20 WSW20
15 W15
15 N15
15 NNE15
5 ESE5
10 WSW10
15 WSW15
35 SW35
65 WSW65
50 WSW50
40 W40
35 WSW35
25 W25
20 NW20
5 W5
25 WSW25
15 W15
25 NW25
35 W35
some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds light snow cloudy cloudy some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds clear light snow light snow light snow cloudy cloudy some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - 2 1 1 - - -
High °C
-25 -24 -24 -24 -25 -25 -24 -24 -24 -25 -24 -22 -22 -24 -25 -26 -27 -26 -24 -24 -23 -23 -23 -24 -25 -28 -29
Low °C
-26 -25 -24 -25 -25 -25 -25 -24 -25 -25 -24 -22 -23 -25 -25 -28 -28 -26 -25 -24 -23 -23 -23 -24 -27 -29 -30
Chill °C
-38 -37 -37 -34 -38 -25 -34 -36 -36 -37 -31 -32 -30 -30 -35 -36 -46 -44 -39 -39 -37 -35 -28 -35 -38 -42 -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
-25-24-24-24-25-25-24-24-24-25-24-22-22-24-25-26-27-26-24-24-23-23-23-24-25-28-29-22-23-22-22-21-21-21-21-21-23-23-22-23-23-23-23-26-25-22-21-20-20-21-20-21-25-27-16-18-17-17-16-14-16-16-15-18-18-18-19-19-18-18-21-21-17-16-15-14-17-15-16-19-21
Sunrise
- 9:21 - - 9:17 - - 9:12 - - 9:08 - - 9:04 - - 9:02 - - 8:57 - - 8:53 - - 8:49 -
Sunset
- - 5:32 - - 5:37 - - 5:39 - - 5:43 - - 5:46 - - 5:50 - - 5:52 - - 5:57 - - 6:00

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Elkins at the specific elevation of 2300 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Elkins. 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
Molodeznaja
376 km SW
40m alt.
2 hours ago
-17.1° C
-
11
Light winds from the SE
(11 kph at 170).
Mawson Base
392 km ESE
16m alt.
2 hours ago
-13.8° C
-
50
Strong winds from the SE
(50 kph at 150).
Syowa Base
665 km SW
21m alt.
2 hours ago
-18.6° C
-
33
Fresh winds from the ENE
(33 kph at 70).
50 km
Mid: scattered
ASCATB54E60S
798 km N
15m alt.
2 hours ago
62
Gales from the E
(62 kph at 260.0).
- km
ASCATB56E60S
800 km N
15m alt.
2 hours ago
47
Strong winds from the ENE
(47 kph at 251.1).
- km

* 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 Elkins and within an acceptable time window.