Mount Ethelred
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Ethelred Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morning. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Fri night, min -17°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNE on Fri morning, calm by Sat afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount Ethelred Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed night. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Wed afternoon, min -18°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (calm on Mon afternoon, strong winds from the SSW by Wed morning).

Days 6-9 Mount Ethelred Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sat night, min -16°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NE on Thu night, light winds from the E by Sat night).

Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
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
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
40 NNE40
35 NE35
25 NNE25
10 N10
0 SE0
5 S5
15 SSW15
5 S5
10 NE10
5 NE5
5 N5
5 SSW5
15 SW15
15 SW15
40 SSW40
50 SSW50
45 SSW45
30 SSE30
25 E25
30 NE30
35 NE35
35 NE35
35 NE35
30 ENE30
15 E15
10 SE10
15 SE15
snow shwrs light snow light snow light snow cloudy light snow light snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
4 1 4 1 - 3 3 3 3 - - - - 2 1 - - 4 - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-16 -16 -15 -16 -16 -16 -16 -16 -16 -17 -17 -17 -18 -17 -18 -17 -16 -16 -15 -15 -15 -16 -15 -14 -12 -11 -10
Low °C
-17 -16 -16 -16 -16 -16 -16 -16 -17 -17 -17 -18 -18 -17 -18 -17 -17 -16 -16 -15 -16 -16 -15 -16 -13 -11 -11
Chill °C
-28 -28 -26 -22 -16 -20 -24 -21 -20 -22 -17 -17 -26 -26 -30 -31 -28 -28 -26 -26 -26 -28 -27 -24 -18 -16 -16
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 50 0 0 350 200
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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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 Ethelred at the specific elevation of 2470 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Ethelred. 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
Fossil Bluff
147 km SSE
55m alt.
3 hours ago
0.7° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 990).
San-Martin-Base
235 km NNE
4m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.4° C
moderate snow
Slight to moderate drifting snow, below eye level.
56
Near gales from the E
(56 kph at 90).
3.0 km
Mid: overcast
Rothera Point Research Station
285 km NNE
16m alt.
2 hours ago
-1.3° C
moderate snow
Continuous moderate snow.
15
Light winds from the ENE
(15 kph at 60).
0.4 km
Butler Island
407 km SE
91m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.9° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 990).
University Wisconsin Id 8917
548 km S
1395m alt.
3 hours ago
-10.2° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the N
(20 kph at 360).

* 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 Ethelred and within an acceptable time window.