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Mount Elkins
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Mount Elkins Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Wed night, min -19°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, fresh winds from the SW by Wed night).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Sat morning, min -17°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Thu night, extremely windy from the E by Sat afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Sun morning, min -17°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the E on Sun morning, light winds from the NE by Tue night).

Sunday
23
Monday
24
Tuesday
25
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
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
5 S5
5 SSW5
5 WSW5
5 W5
10 W10
15 WSW15
25 SW25
30 SW30
35 SW35
40 WSW40
35 WSW35
15 WSW15
10 N10
35 NE35
75 NE75
130 E130
130 E130
110 E110
110 E110
105 E105
95 ESE95
80 E80
65 E65
35 NE35
20 N20
15 N15
30 ENE30
cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow light snow heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - 5 3 11 7 2 2 - - - - - - -
High °C
-18 -18 -18 -19 -18 -18 -19 -17 -16 -17 -16 -14 -13 -12 -12 -11 -14 -13 -14 -15 -15 -16 -15 -16 -16 -16 -14
Low °C
-18 -18 -18 -19 -19 -19 -19 -18 -17 -17 -17 -15 -13 -13 -13 -12 -14 -14 -14 -16 -16 -16 -16 -17 -16 -16 -15
Chill °C
-18 -18 -18 -19 -24 -25 -29 -28 -28 -29 -28 -19 -18 -23 -25 -27 -33 -30 -32 -33 -33 -33 -31 -31 -24 -24 -23
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
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Sunrise
5:26 - - 5:31 - - 5:35 - - 5:39 - - 5:43 - - 5:46 - - 5:50 - - 5:54 - - 5:58 - -
Sunset
- 9:44 - - 9:39 - - 9:36 - - 9:31 - - 9:28 - - 9:23 - - 9:20 - - 9:15 - - 9:12 -

Mount Elkins Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Elkins is: Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -16°C on Wed night, min -19°C on Tue morning)Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, fresh winds from the SW by Wed night).

Mount Elkins Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoonExtremely cold (max -11°C on Sat morning, min -17°C on Thu morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Thu night, extremely windy from the E by Sat afternoon).

Mount Elkins Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -14°C on Sun morning, min -17°C on Mon night)Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the E on Sun morning, light winds from the NE by Tue night).

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
MawsonAus-base
392 km ESE
16m alt.
45 minutes ago
-7.8° C
partially cloudy
Clouds developing.
50
Strong winds from the SSE
(50 kph at 140).
50 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
ASCAT67E67S
552 km ESE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
48
Strong winds from the SSE
(48 kph at 130).
- km
ASCAT68E67S
587 km ESE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
49
Strong winds from the SSE
(49 kph at 131).
- km
ASCAT68E68S
605 km ESE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
50
Strong winds from the SSE
(50 kph at 136).
- km
ASCAT69E67S
631 km ESE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
51
Near gales from the SSE
(51 kph at 134).
- 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.