Mount Erebus
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Erebus Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Extremely cold (max -29°C on Sun morning, min -36°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the N on Mon night, light winds from the ENE by Tue night).

Days 3-6 Mount Erebus Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri afternoon. Extremely cold (max -37°C on Wed morning, min -41°C on Fri afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Wed afternoon, strong winds from the SSE by Fri night).

Days 6-9 Mount Erebus Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat morning. Extremely cold (max -41°C on Sat morning, min -42°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SSE on Sat morning, light winds from the S by Mon afternoon).

Saturday
30
Sunday
1
Monday
2
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
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
20 NE20
20 NE20
25 NNE25
30 N30
35 N35
40 N40
40 N40
40 NNE40
25 NE25
15 E15
5 SE5
10 W10
15 WNW15
10 WNW10
10 WSW10
25 SSW25
30 S30
35 SSE35
35 SSE35
30 SSE30
25 S25
30 SSE30
20 SSE20
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
5 S5
10 WNW10
light snow light snow mod. snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow mod. snow light snow light snow snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 3 7 3 2 6 3 3 2 2 2 1 - - 1 2 3 6 3 2 3 2 2 2 1 2 1
High °C
-29 -29 -30 -30 -31 -32 -33 -33 -34 -37 -38 -38 -39 -39 -40 -40 -40 -41 -41 -41 -41 -41 -41 -41 -41 -41 -41
Low °C
-29 -29 -30 -31 -31 -32 -33 -34 -36 -37 -38 -39 -39 -39 -40 -40 -41 -41 -41 -41 -42 -41 -41 -41 -41 -41 -41
Chill °C
-42 -42 -44 -45 -48 -50 -51 -51 -52 -50 -46 -48 -52 -51 -50 -58 -59 -61 -62 -60 -59 -60 -58 -55 -53 -49 -55
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
-29-29-30-30-31-32-33-33-34-37-38-38-39-39-40-40-40-41-41-41-41-41-41-41-41-41-41-24-25-25-26-26-27-28-28-30-32-33-34-35-35-35-36-36-36-36-36-36-36-36-36-36-36-36-20-21-21-22-22-23-24-25-27-29-29-31-30-31-30-30-30-30-30-30-30-30-30-31-30-30-31-16-17-18-18-19-20-21-23-25-25-26-27-26-26-25-25-25-25-24-25-25-25-25-26-25-25-26-11-11-12-12-13-14-15-17-19-19-19-20-20-20-19-18-19-19-18-18-19-18-19-19-19-19-20
Sunrise
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -
Sunset
- 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 -

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Erebus at the specific elevation of 3794 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
-14.6° C
-
39
Strong winds from the ENE
(39 kph at 60).
31 km
Mid: overcast
Williams Field
38 km S
8m alt.
2 hours ago
-15° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
39
Strong winds from the ENE
(39 kph at 60).
Low: scattered
Mid: overcast
Pegasus North
49 km S
20m alt.
2 hours ago
No report.
(- kph at 10)
Ferrell
101 km ESE
45m alt.
2 hours ago
-24.1° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the SSW
(20 kph at 210).
Linda
112 km SSE
50m alt.
2 hours ago
-19.5° C
No report.
9
Light winds from the WNW
(9 kph at 290).

* 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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