Mount Elkins
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Elkins Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Mon morning, min -17°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SE on Mon night, calm by Tue afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount Elkins Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Sat afternoon, min -17°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Mount Elkins Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Mon afternoon, min -18°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Mon night, stormy winds from the ESE by Tue night).

Sunday
28
Monday
29
Tuesday
30
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
30 ESE30
30 SE30
25 SE25
5 SE5
10 SSE10
10 S10
10 S10
10 SSE10
5 SSE5
5 N5
5 E5
15 SE15
15 ESE15
25 ESE25
15 SSE15
15 SW15
15 W15
5 SSE5
10 W10
10 SW10
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
5 SSE5
55 ESE55
85 ESE85
90 ESE90
some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 3
High °C
-13 -13 -15 -14 -13 -15 -14 -13 -15 -14 -13 -16 -13 -11 -11 -9 -7 -10 -12 -11 -14 -12 -10 -10 -10 -12 -16
Low °C
-13 -14 -17 -15 -14 -16 -15 -14 -16 -15 -14 -17 -15 -12 -12 -11 -8 -13 -13 -12 -15 -14 -11 -11 -11 -14 -16
Chill °C
-23 -23 -27 -19 -13 -24 -20 -18 -15 -18 -17 -23 -21 -20 -20 -15 -13 -14 -17 -17 -20 -18 -15 -14 -20 -26 -34
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
-22-22-23-25-24-23-21-20-22-23-23-24-24-22-21-19-19-20-22-22-20-18-17-14-14-15-20-18-18-20-20-20-21-19-18-20-19-19-21-19-17-17-15-14-16-18-17-19-16-15-14-14-16-20-13-13-15-14-13-15-14-13-15-14-13-16-13-11-11-9-7-10-12-11-14-12-10-10-10-12-16
Sunrise
5:11 - - 5:07 - - 5:03 - - 5:00 - - 4:56 - - 4:52 - - 4:48 - - 4:43 - - 4:39 - -
Sunset
- 9:05 - - 9:08 - - 9:13 - - 9:16 - - 9:21 - - 9:24 - - 9:29 - - 9:32 - - 9:37 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Elkins at the specific elevation of 500 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
-8.1° C
-
15
Light winds from the S
(15 kph at 190).
Mawson Base
392 km ESE
16m alt.
3 hours ago
-8.2° C
State of sky unchanged.
56
Near gales from the SSE
(56 kph at 130).
50 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Syowa Base
665 km SW
21m alt.
3 hours ago
-9.8° C
State of sky unchanged.
15
Light winds from the NNE
(15 kph at 20).
50 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
ASCATB52E59S
910 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
31
Fresh winds from the W
(31 kph at 93.2).
- km
ASCATB51E59S
919 km NW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
34
Fresh winds from the W
(34 kph at 87.0).
- 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.