Mount Elkins
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Elkins Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Fri afternoon, min -19°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (calm on Wed morning, gales from the ENE by Thu night).

Days 3-6 Mount Elkins Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Sat morning, min -19°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the E on Sun afternoon, stormy winds from the E by Mon night).

Days 6-9 Mount Elkins Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed afternoon. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Thu afternoon, min -17°C on Tue morning). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the E on Wed morning, light winds from the SSE by Thu night).

Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
Wind km/h
5 ESE5
15 ENE15
35 ENE35
45 ENE45
60 ENE60
75 ENE75
55 E55
55 E55
40 E40
20 E20
20 ESE20
20 E20
15 E15
10 ESE10
30 ENE30
50 E50
65 E65
85 E85
85 ESE85
90 ESE90
85 E85
100 E100
90 E90
80 ESE80
45 ESE45
25 E25
15 SE15
clear clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow some clouds clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - 2 1 1 4 3 4 5 - - -
High °C
-18 -18 -18 -18 -17 -17 -17 -16 -16 -16 -16 -17 -18 -18 -18 -18 -17 -17 -17 -17 -16 -15 -15 -15 -13 -12 -13
Low °C
-19 -18 -19 -18 -18 -18 -18 -16 -16 -16 -17 -18 -18 -18 -19 -18 -17 -18 -17 -17 -17 -16 -15 -15 -15 -13 -14
Chill °C
-18 -23 -28 -31 -32 -33 -32 -31 -30 -26 -25 -27 -26 -24 -27 -32 -32 -34 -34 -34 -33 -32 -32 -32 -25 -23 -22
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100 100 0 100 250 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - -
Sunset
- 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 -

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.
1 hour ago
-6.0° C
-
15
Light winds from the S
(15 kph at 190).
Mawson Base
392 km ESE
16m alt.
1 hour ago
-2.5° C
-
33
Fresh winds from the SSE
(33 kph at 140).
Syowa Base
665 km SW
21m alt.
1 hour ago
-6.3° C
-
46
Strong winds from the ENE
(46 kph at 70).
50 km
Mid: clear
Progress
972 km ESE
64m alt.
1 hour ago
-2.7° C
-
43
Strong winds from the E
(43 kph at 80).
20 km
Mid: clear
Davis Base
1027 km ESE
13m alt.
1 hour ago
-2.4° C
State of sky unchanged.
28
Moderate winds from the NNE
(28 kph at 20).
50 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 Elkins and within an acceptable time window.