Mount Elkins
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Elkins Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue morning. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Tue morning, min -17°C on Wed afternoon). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the ESE on Wed morning, strong winds from the SE by Thu afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount Elkins Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Fri morning, min -19°C on Sun afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the ESE on Fri morning, light winds from the SSE by Sat night).

Days 6-9 Mount Elkins Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Tue afternoon, min -21°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Thu afternoon, stormy winds from the E by Thu night).

Monday
20
Tuesday
21
Wednesday
22
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
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
75 ESE75
70 ESE70
75 ESE75
80 ESE80
75 ESE75
60 ESE60
60 SE60
40 SE40
60 ESE60
45 ESE45
40 ESE40
40 SE40
40 SE40
30 SE30
10 SSE10
10 SE10
15 SE15
30 SE30
30 SE30
25 SE25
15 SSE15
10 SSE10
5 SSE5
5 ESE5
5 SE5
5 S5
5 SW5
light snow light snow light snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds clear some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 2 2 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-12 -13 -14 -16 -16 -16 -15 -16 -15 -15 -16 -16 -17 -16 -17 -18 -18 -18 -17 -16 -16 -16 -15 -17 -18 -18 -19
Low °C
-12 -13 -15 -16 -17 -17 -16 -16 -16 -15 -16 -17 -18 -17 -18 -18 -19 -19 -18 -16 -16 -17 -16 -18 -18 -18 -19
Chill °C
-27 -28 -29 -33 -32 -31 -29 -30 -29 -28 -29 -29 -30 -29 -24 -26 -26 -30 -29 -26 -26 -22 -19 -22 -23 -18 -24
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
-23-24-25-27-27-24-24-26-25-24-24-23-24-25-25-28-28-26-25-25-25-25-25-25-27-27-27-18-19-20-22-23-21-21-22-21-21-21-21-22-22-23-24-24-23-22-22-22-22-21-22-24-24-24-12-13-14-16-16-16-15-16-15-15-16-16-17-16-17-18-18-18-17-16-16-16-15-17-18-18-19
Sunrise
9:44 - - 9:40 - - 9:36 - - 9:32 - - 9:29 - - 9:25 - - 9:21 - - 9:17 - - 9:12 - -
Sunset
- 5:13 - - 5:15 - - 5:19 - - 5:22 - - 5:25 - - 5:30 - - 5:32 - - 5:37 - - 5:39 -

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
-7.5° C
-
Syowa Base
665 km SW
21m alt.
3 hours ago
-9.6° C
light snow
Continuous light snow.
9
Light winds from the NE
(9 kph at 50).
40 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
ASCATB48E61S
717 km NW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
32
Fresh winds from the NNE
(32 kph at 195.5).
- km
ASCATB46E61S
722 km WNW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
32
Fresh winds from the NNE
(32 kph at 205.1).
- km
ASCATB47E61S
725 km WNW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
30
Fresh winds from the NNE
(30 kph at 204.5).
- 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.