Mount Erebus
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Erebus Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 3mm), mostly falling on Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Mon afternoon, min -6°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SE on Sun night, fresh winds from the SSE by Tue night).

Days 3-6 Mount Erebus Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 60mm), heaviest during Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Fri night, min -4°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SE on Thu night, fresh winds from the SSE by Sat morning).

Days 6-9 Mount Erebus Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 57mm), heaviest during Sat night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Tue morning, min -4°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Saturday
22
Sunday
23
Monday
24
Tue
25
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 AM
light rain
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
heavy rain
heavy rain
light rain
rain showers
heavy rain
light rain
light rain
moderate rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
Wind km/h
20 SSE20
15 SE15
15 SE15
20 SSE20
25 SSE25
30 SSE30
30 SSE30
35 SSE35
25 SSE25
20 SE20
15 SE15
15 SE15
10 SE10
10 ESE10
10 SSE10
10 SSW10
30 SSE30
25 SSE25
30 SSE30
25 SSE25
15 SE15
5 ESE5
5 NNE5
5 NW5
5 WNW5
10 N10
10 NNW10
light rain some clouds clear some clouds some clouds clear some clouds rain shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear some clouds heavy rain heavy rain light rain rain shwrs heavy rain light rain light rain mod. rain light rain light rain light rain light rain
Rain
Rain mm
2 - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - 19 38 3 1 13 5 3 6 3 4 5 2
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-4 -4 -1 0 -1 -1 -1 -4 -2 -2 -3 -2 -1 -1 2 1 3 2 -2 -3 -2 -2 -3 -2 -2 -2 -1
Low °C
-4 -6 -2 0 -3 -1 -2 -4 -3 -2 -4 -2 -2 -3 1 1 2 1 -3 -4 -2 -2 -4 -3 -2 -4 -1
Chill °C
-10 -9 -6 -5 -8 -8 -8 -12 -8 -8 -8 -7 -5 -4 -2 -2 -2 -3 -9 -8 -6 -4 -5 -4 -4 -6 -5
Freezing level m
0 0 0 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100 150 450 300 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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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 Erebus at the specific elevation of 0 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Erebus. 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
Mcmurdo Base
38 km S
34m alt.
2 hours ago
-2.7° C
-
37
Fresh winds from the SW
(37 kph at 220).
28 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Williams Field
38 km S
8m alt.
2 hours ago
-10.2° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
31
Fresh winds from the SW
(31 kph at 230).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
High: broken
Mcmurdo Williams
38 km S
22m alt.
1 hour ago
-4° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
30
Fresh winds from the SE
(30 kph at 140).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
High: broken
Linda
112 km SSE
50m alt.
2 hours ago
-4.9° C
-
37
Fresh winds from the SSW
(37 kph at 200).
Minna Bluff
114 km S
920m alt.
2 hours ago
0.0° C
-
19
Light winds from the SE
(19 kph at 150).

* 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 Erebus and within an acceptable time window.

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