Mount Ethelred
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Ethelred Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Wed night, min -18°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the WSW on Mon morning, fresh winds from the WSW by Tue afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount Ethelred Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Thu morning, min -15°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the NNW on Fri morning, severe gales from the NNE by Sat afternoon).

Days 6-9 Mount Ethelred Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue morning. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Sun morning, min -18°C on Tue morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the NNE on Mon night, light winds from the NW by Wed afternoon).

Sunday
28
Monday
29
Tuesday
30
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
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
snow showers
moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
Wind km/h
75 WSW75
75 WSW75
55 W55
40 W40
35 WSW35
50 WSW50
40 W40
55 W55
50 W50
40 WNW40
35 WNW35
30 NW30
20 NNW20
25 NNW25
50 N50
60 N60
65 NNE65
65 NNE65
50 NNE50
20 N20
25 N25
30 N30
40 NNE40
60 NE60
35 N35
20 WNW20
15 WNW15
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
31 13 13 8 6 4 9 23 42 1 - 3 2 1 2 7 7 8 1 - 7 6 3 16 14 12 13
High °C
-17 -17 -17 -17 -16 -13 -11 -10 -9 -10 -10 -10 -12 -12 -11 -11 -11 -12 -14 -14 -14 -16 -15 -17 -18 -18 -18
Low °C
-17 -17 -18 -17 -17 -17 -12 -10 -10 -10 -10 -12 -12 -12 -12 -11 -12 -14 -15 -14 -16 -17 -16 -17 -18 -18 -18
Chill °C
-33 -34 -31 -30 -28 -25 -23 -22 -19 -21 -20 -20 -21 -21 -23 -24 -24 -27 -25 -23 -22 -29 -27 -33 -31 -28 -28
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 300 450 350 400 0 0 150 0 450 450 250 50 250 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
5:01 - - 4:56 - - 4:50 - - 4:45 - - 4:39 - - 4:33 - - 4:28 - - 4:24 - - 4:18 - -
Sunset
- 9:46 - - 9:52 - - 9:57 - - 10:01 - - 10:07 - - 10:12 - - 10:16 - - 10:22 - - 10:28 -

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
San-Martin-Base
235 km NNE
4m alt.
1 hour ago
-0.8° C
light snow
Continuous light snow.
56
Near gales from the NNW
(56 kph at 340).
1.5 km
Mid: overcast
Rothera Point Research Station
285 km NNE
16m alt.
2 hours ago
-2.6° C
-
30
Fresh winds from the NNE
(30 kph at 30).
Marambio Base
851 km NE
198m alt.
1 hour ago
-6.6° C
-
30
Fresh winds from the N
(30 kph at 360).
35 km
Mid: scattered
Esperanza Base
922 km NE
13m alt.
1 hour ago
-1.9° C
-
31
Fresh winds from the WSW
(31 kph at 250).
30 km
Mid: overcast
BaseArturoPrat
949 km NNE
5m alt.
1 hour ago
-1.1° C
rain showers
Light rain and snow showers.
26
Moderate winds from the SW
(26 kph at 220).
28 km
Mid: mostly cloudy

* 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.