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Mount Elkins
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Mount Elkins Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu morning. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Wed afternoon, min -17°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Thu night, fresh winds from the NE by Fri night).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Mon afternoon, min -16°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Sat night, near gales from the ENE by Mon night).

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Thu night, min -13°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the ENE on Tue afternoon, light winds from the SE by Thu morning).

Tuesday
17
Wednesday
18
Thursday
19
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
light snow
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
5 SE5
5 SW5
5 W5
10 WNW10
10 WSW10
10 W10
10 WNW10
10 N10
30 NE30
35 NE35
10 ENE10
5 SE5
10 SW10
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
15 W15
10 WNW10
35 NE35
110 ENE110
110 ENE110
100 ENE100
90 ENE90
85 ENE85
60 E60
10 SE10
10 E10
10 E10
some clouds some clouds cloudy light snow light snow snow shwrs clear some clouds light snow light snow cloudy some clouds clear clear some clouds clear clear clear light snow mod. snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - 2 2 1 - - 2 1 - - - - - - - - 1 6 4 - - - - - -
High °C
-13 -12 -13 -14 -14 -15 -16 -16 -15 -15 -15 -15 -14 -12 -13 -12 -10 -10 -11 -12 -11 -9 -9 -9 -9 -9 -8
Low °C
-14 -13 -14 -14 -14 -17 -17 -16 -15 -15 -15 -16 -14 -13 -13 -12 -11 -10 -11 -13 -12 -10 -9 -9 -9 -9 -9
Chill °C
-17 -12 -13 -19 -21 -15 -22 -22 -22 -28 -26 -22 -19 -20 -20 -19 -14 -15 -25 -29 -26 -23 -23 -23 -17 -15 -14
Freezing level m
150 300 0 100 200 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 150 0 250 450 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 500 850 450
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - -
Sunset
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Mount Elkins Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Elkins is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu morningExtremely cold (max -12°C on Wed afternoon, min -17°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (calm on Thu night, fresh winds from the NE by Fri night).

Mount Elkins Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Mon afternoon, min -16°C on Sat night)Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Sat night, near gales from the ENE by Mon night).

Mount Elkins Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue afternoonTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Thu night, min -13°C on Tue afternoon)Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the ENE on Tue afternoon, light winds from the SE by Thu morning).

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.
3 hours ago
-1.8° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
MawsonAus-base
392 km ESE
16m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.1° C
-
48
Strong winds from the SSE
(48 kph at 130).
SyowaJapan-base
665 km SW
21m alt.
3 hours ago
-3.8° C
-
7
Light winds from the NE
(7 kph at 50).
50 km
Mid: few
Druzhnaya-4
875 km ESE
46m alt.
3 hours ago
-4.8° C
-
32
Fresh winds from the ESE
(32 kph at 120).
SCASA75E68S
918 km ESE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
10
Light winds from the SSE
(10 kph at 135).
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* 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.