Mount Foster
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Foster Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Fri night, min -19°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WSW on Fri night, gales from the SW by Sun afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount Foster Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Thu afternoon, min -11°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WSW on Mon night, moderate winds from the WSW by Thu night).

Days 6-9 Mount Foster Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Thu night, min -19°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WNW on Fri morning, stormy winds from the WSW by Mon morning).

Thursday
25
Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sun
28
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
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
clear
Wind km/h
90 WSW90
110 WSW110
95 WSW95
95 SW95
80 SW80
65 SW65
70 SSW70
80 SW80
95 SW95
95 WSW95
80 SW80
65 SW65
65 SW65
65 SW65
65 SW65
70 SSW70
45 SW45
35 SW35
30 W30
30 WNW30
30 WNW30
40 NNW40
50 NNW50
45 NNW45
60 NW60
70 WNW70
85 W85
snow shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs clear some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 - - - - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 1 3 4 6 3 -
High °C
-3 -10 -18 -14 -14 -14 -11 -8 -6 -6 -10 -10 -8 -6 -6 -5 -3 -2 -2 -5 -5 -4 -5 -7 -8 -14 -17
Low °C
-9 -14 -19 -17 -14 -14 -14 -9 -7 -10 -10 -11 -11 -7 -6 -5 -4 -2 -5 -5 -5 -5 -6 -7 -13 -14 -17
Chill °C
-15 -26 -36 -31 -30 -29 -25 -22 -19 -19 -24 -23 -21 -17 -17 -16 -11 -9 -9 -13 -13 -13 -15 -17 -19 -29 -34
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 300 0 800 200 150 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-3-10-18-14-14-14-11-8-6-6-10-10-8-6-6-5-3-2-2-5-5-4-5-7-8-14-17-1-9-17-12-11-10-8-6-4-3-7-7-4-4-3-2000-3-10-1-3-5-10-120-5-10-8-6-5-4-3-10-3-3-2-2-2-1-100-10000-1-3-5
Sunrise
- 5:22 - - 5:20 - - 5:16 - - 5:13 - - 5:09 - - 5:07 - - 5:03 - - 5:00 - - 4:56 -
Sunset
- - 8:28 - - 8:30 - - 8:34 - - 8:37 - - 8:39 - - 8:43 - - 8:45 - - 8:49 - - 8:52

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Foster at the specific elevation of 2105 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Foster. 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
ASCATB297E63S
44 km N
15m alt.
2 hours ago
56
Near gales from the W
(56 kph at 89.0).
- km
ASCATB298E63S
49 km NNE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
54
Near gales from the W
(54 kph at 86.0).
- km
ASCATB297E64S
65 km S
15m alt.
2 hours ago
51
Near gales from the W
(51 kph at 91.0).
- km
ASCATB300E63S
146 km E
15m alt.
2 hours ago
49
Strong winds from the W
(49 kph at 89.3).
- km
Base Arturo Prat
157 km ENE
5m alt.
3 hours ago
-0.1° C
partially cloudy
Clouds developing.
22
Moderate winds from the W
(22 kph at 260).
30 km
Mid: overcast

* 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 Foster and within an acceptable time window.

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