Mount Erebus
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Erebus Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun morning. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Mon night, min -30°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the SSE on Sun morning, severe gales from the SSE by Tue afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount Erebus Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Fri night, min -26°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the SE on Thu night, gales from the SSE by Fri night).

Days 6-9 Mount Erebus Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat morning. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Sat afternoon, min -23°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (gales from the SSE on Sun night, light winds from the ESE by Tue afternoon).

Saturday
22
Sunday
23
Monday
24
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
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
Wind km/h
35 SSE35
40 SSE40
35 SSE35
45 SE45
55 SSE55
70 SSE70
75 SSE75
75 SSE75
80 SSE80
50 SSE50
40 SSE40
50 SSE50
50 SSE50
50 SSE50
45 SSE45
35 SE35
40 SE40
50 SSE50
50 SSE50
35 SE35
35 SSE35
45 SSE45
45 SSE45
55 SSE55
50 SSE50
50 SSE50
40 SE40
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
5 3 2 - - 2 - - 5 4 3 - - - 2 - - 13 19 10 6 17 8 - - - 5
High °C
-30 -30 -28 -26 -24 -23 -23 -24 -25 -26 -25 -25 -25 -25 -24 -22 -20 -19 -20 -19 -19 -19 -19 -20 -21 -21 -22
Low °C
-30 -30 -29 -27 -25 -24 -24 -25 -26 -26 -26 -26 -26 -25 -25 -23 -21 -20 -20 -20 -20 -20 -19 -21 -21 -22 -23
Chill °C
-47 -48 -44 -44 -42 -41 -42 -44 -45 -43 -41 -42 -42 -42 -39 -37 -35 -34 -36 -32 -32 -33 -33 -37 -37 -37 -38
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 200 500 500 450 250 250 300 0 200 250 0
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Sunrise
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Sunset
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Issued local time.

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
Williams Field
38 km S
8m alt.
1 hour ago
-8.0° C
clear
-
26
Moderate winds from the SSE
(26 kph at 150).
Low: few
Mid: few
High: scattered
Mcmurdo Williams
38 km S
22m alt.
1 hour ago
n/a° C
clear
-
24
Moderate winds from the ENE
(24 kph at 70).
Low: few
Mid: few
High: broken
Mcmurdo Base
38 km S
34m alt.
1 hour ago
-7.9° C
clear
Clear skies.
22
Moderate winds from the SE
(22 kph at 990).
34 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
ASCAT169E77S
85 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
37
Fresh winds from the SSE
(37 kph at 323.8).
- km
ASCATB169E77S
90 km NNE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
35
Fresh winds from the SSE
(35 kph at 319.1).
- 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 Erebus and within an acceptable time window.

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