Mount Erebus weather

Mount Erebus
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 5pm Wed 12 Aug Local Time
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Mount Erebus Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu morning. Extremely cold (max -29°C on Wed night, min -34°C on Wed afternoon). Winds decreasing (gales from the SSE on Wed night, light winds from the SSE by Thu night).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -33°C on Sat afternoon, min -40°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Sat night, strong winds from the SW by Sun night).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -39°C on Tue afternoon, min -42°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the S on Tue afternoon, light winds from the SSW by Wed night).

(Days 10-12):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -42°C on Fri afternoon, min -45°C on Sat afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sunday
23
Mon
24
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 PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
clear
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
35 SE35
60 SSE60
60 SSE60
45 SE45
25 SE25
15 S15
20 SW20
20 SW20
25 W25
20 WNW20
10 SW10
25 SSW25
30 SSW30
35 SSW35
40 SW40
35 WSW35
20 SW20
35 SSE35
35 SSW35
30 S30
25 S25
20 SSW20
15 SSW15
20 SW20
20 W20
20 WNW20
30 WNW30
25 WNW25
15 NW15
10 NW10
5 SW5
15 SSE15
10 SE10
5 SE5
5 N5
10 ENE10
clear snow shwrs mod. snow light snow light snow cloudy cloudy clear some clouds clear some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds clear some clouds cloudy cloudy clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 8 8 4 3 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-33 -29 -30 -31 -32 -34 -34 -33 -32 -33 -35 -37 -36 -36 -37 -37 -39 -40 -39 -40 -40 -41 -40 -40 -41 -41 -42 -42 -42 -43 -45 -45 -44 -44 -44 -44
Low °C
-34 -33 -30 -31 -33 -34 -34 -34 -32 -34 -36 -37 -36 -37 -37 -38 -40 -40 -39 -40 -41 -41 -41 -40 -41 -42 -42 -42 -43 -44 -45 -45 -45 -44 -44 -44
Chill °C
-51 -49 -51 -50 -50 -46 -48 -47 -47 -46 -46 -53 -53 -53 -57 -56 -56 -60 -59 -59 -58 -57 -55 -55 -57 -57 -61 -60 -58 -54 -55 -55 -54 -52 -44 -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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:03 - - 11:41 - - 11:22 - - 11:07 - - 10:55 - - 10:41 - - 10:30
Sunset
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 1:47 - - 2:10 - - 2:26 - - 2:41 - - 2:55 - - 3:07 - -

Mount Erebus Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Erebus is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu morningExtremely cold (max -29°C on Wed night, min -34°C on Wed afternoon)Winds decreasing (gales from the SSE on Wed night, light winds from the SSE by Thu night).

Mount Erebus Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -33°C on Sat afternoon, min -40°C on Mon night)Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Sat night, strong winds from the SW by Sun night).

Mount Erebus Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -39°C on Tue afternoon, min -42°C on Thu night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the S on Tue afternoon, light winds from the SSW by Wed night).

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
Marble Point
84 km WSW
120m alt.
1 hour ago
-12.0° C
No report.
Linda
112 km SSE
50m alt.
1 hour ago
-15.7° C
-
43
Strong winds from the SSW
(43 kph at 210).
Cape Ross
139 km WNW
201m alt.
1 hour ago
-15.6° C
No report.
56
Near gales from the WSW
(56 kph at 240).
BaiaTerraNova
326 km NW
80m alt.
1 hour ago
-
Wind obs. (78 kph from 270 degs) was rejected
.
PriestleyGlacier
470 km NW
1925m alt.
2 hours ago
-46.6° C
-
24
Moderate winds from the WNW
(24 kph at 300).

* 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.

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