Mount Elkins
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Elkins Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue afternoon. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Tue night, min -19°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the E on Sun night, stormy winds from the ESE by Tue morning).

Days 3-6 Mount Elkins Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Sat morning, min -17°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the E on Wed night, calm by Thu afternoon).

Days 6-9 Mount Elkins Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sun afternoon, min -15°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Sunday
23
Monday
24
Tue
25
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
clear
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
Wind km/h
40 E40
50 E50
65 ESE65
90 ESE90
95 ESE95
95 ESE95
75 ESE75
50 E50
40 E40
25 ESE25
5 E5
0 NE0
5 SE5
0 SSW0
5 SW5
5 SW5
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
10 S10
10 SSW10
10 WSW10
5 N5
15 NNW15
10 SW10
5 SW5
5 NW5
5 SW5
clear some clouds clear snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow light snow cloudy cloudy snow shwrs some clouds light snow snow shwrs some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear light snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 3 3 4 3 - - 1 - 1 2 - - - - - - - - - 1 3 2 - 1
High °C
-18 -17 -17 -17 -17 -17 -16 -16 -16 -17 -16 -15 -15 -14 -13 -13 -12 -12 -13 -11 -10 -10 -11 -12 -12 -14 -13
Low °C
-19 -18 -17 -17 -17 -17 -17 -17 -16 -17 -17 -16 -16 -15 -13 -13 -13 -12 -13 -12 -11 -11 -12 -12 -14 -14 -13
Chill °C
-29 -31 -32 -34 -35 -35 -33 -30 -29 -30 -21 -15 -15 -14 -13 -18 -18 -17 -20 -16 -14 -13 -18 -18 -18 -14 -13
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100 300 0 250 250 0 400 550 50 300 450 0 250 400
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-18-17-17-17-17-17-16-16-16-17-16-15-15-14-13-13-12-12-13-11-10-10-11-12-12-14-13-14-13-13-11-11-11-11-12-11-12-11-10-10-9-8-9-8-7-9-7-6-7-7-7-7-8-7-8-7-7-5-4-4-4-5-5-6-4-3-3-3-1-3-2-1-3-10-1-100-2-1
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
ASCAT58E65S
290 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
25
Moderate winds from the E
(25 kph at 277.3).
- km
ASCATB54E64S
306 km N
15m alt.
2 hours ago
38
Fresh winds from the E
(38 kph at 269.0).
- km
ASCAT59E65S
316 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
26
Moderate winds from the ESE
(26 kph at 287.2).
- km
ASCAT58E64S
324 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
23
Moderate winds from the E
(23 kph at 271.7).
- km
ASCAT53E64S
347 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
37
Fresh winds from the ESE
(37 kph at 285.4).
- 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.