Mount Erebus
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Erebus Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon morning. Extremely cold (max -21°C on Wed afternoon, min -26°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount Erebus Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Fri afternoon, min -23°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Thu afternoon, strong winds from the SSE by Fri afternoon).

Days 6-9 Mount Erebus Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Mon afternoon, min -14°C on Sun morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SSE on Sat night, light winds from the SSE by Tue night).

Sunday
28
Monday
29
Tue
30
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
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
light snow
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
light snow
moderate snow
Wind km/h
15 SE15
15 SE15
10 SE10
10 ESE10
5 ESE5
5 SE5
10 SE10
15 SE15
20 SSE20
25 SSE25
25 SSE25
20 SSE20
20 SSE20
35 SSE35
45 SSE45
30 SSE30
45 SSE45
30 SSE30
25 SSE25
45 SSE45
55 S55
40 SSE40
35 SSE35
40 SSE40
40 SSE40
45 SSE45
40 SSE40
light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow cloudy snow shwrs light snow some clouds light snow light snow light snow snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow light snow snow shwrs mod. snow light snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow light snow mod. snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 3 3 4 1 - 1 1 - 2 2 2 5 15 12 19 5 1 8 4 15 21 13 15 15 3 8
High °C
-25 -23 -23 -24 -22 -23 -24 -22 -21 -21 -18 -17 -12 -9 -8 -10 -11 -12 -12 -12 -10 -9 -8 -7 -9 -9 -10
Low °C
-26 -24 -24 -25 -23 -24 -25 -23 -22 -23 -20 -17 -18 -10 -10 -11 -12 -13 -13 -14 -11 -10 -9 -8 -10 -10 -11
Chill °C
-34 -32 -31 -29 -22 -23 -34 -32 -32 -33 -28 -26 -22 -20 -19 -20 -23 -22 -24 -24 -22 -19 -18 -17 -19 -20 -21
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
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Sunrise
- 3:04 - - 2:46 - - 2:19 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 -
Sunset
- - 0:03 - - 0:22 - - 0:49 - - 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 1000 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
Linda
112 km SSE
50m alt.
2 hours ago
-29.0° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Minna Bluff
114 km S
920m alt.
3 hours ago
No report.
37
Fresh winds from the SE
(37 kph at 170).
Cape Ross
139 km WNW
201m alt.
2 hours ago
-16.6° C
-
11
Light winds from the SSW
(11 kph at 200).
Baia Terra Nova
326 km NW
80m alt.
3 hours ago
-15.6° C
-
33
Fresh winds from the W
(33 kph at 260).
PriestleyGlacier
470 km NW
1925m alt.
3 hours ago
-34.3° C
-
15
Light winds from the SE
(15 kph at 160).

* 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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