Mount Foster
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Foster Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Wed night, min -16°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the NW on Tue afternoon, severe gales from the N by Wed night).

Days 3-6 Mount Foster Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri afternoon. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Fri morning, min -22°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the NNW on Fri morning, moderate winds from the SSE by Sun afternoon).

Days 6-9 Mount Foster Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Wed night, min -26°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the NW on Wed night, light winds from the NNW by Thu afternoon).

Monday
20
Tuesday
21
Wednesday
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
clear
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
heavy snow
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
heavy snow
Wind km/h
30 WNW30
30 WNW30
40 N40
45 NNW45
45 NNW45
70 NNW70
40 WNW40
35 WNW35
55 W55
95 NNW95
40 WNW40
50 W50
50 W50
65 W65
35 NW35
35 ESE35
25 SSE25
50 SW50
35 WSW35
45 W45
30 W30
35 WSW35
40 WSW40
50 NW50
70 NW70
70 NW70
90 NW90
snow shwrs clear snow shwrs light snow some clouds heavy snow some clouds clear some clouds mod. snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow light snow some clouds clear some clouds some clouds clear clear snow shwrs mod. snow light snow heavy snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 - 8 3 - 11 - - - 6 6 - - - - 3 2 - - - - - - 7 7 5 15
High °C
-14 -14 -11 -11 -9 -7 -15 -15 -13 -13 -16 -18 -20 -21 -16 -17 -17 -18 -22 -24 -25 -22 -21 -15 -15 -14 -12
Low °C
-14 -14 -14 -11 -10 -11 -16 -15 -15 -14 -18 -20 -21 -21 -21 -17 -17 -22 -23 -24 -26 -24 -22 -19 -15 -14 -17
Chill °C
-25 -25 -23 -23 -20 -19 -28 -27 -28 -29 -29 -33 -36 -38 -28 -29 -28 -31 -36 -40 -39 -37 -35 -30 -30 -29 -28
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 50 100 0 0 0 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-14-14-11-11-9-7-15-15-13-13-16-18-20-21-16-17-17-18-22-24-25-22-21-15-15-14-12-9-10-7-7-6-4-10-10-9-8-12-14-16-16-14-13-13-14-19-20-20-20-19-11-10-10-8-5-5-2-2-20-4-4-3-2-5-8-9-9-8-7-7-8-14-14-14-17-15-5-4-4-2
Sunrise
9:06 - - 9:03 - - 9:00 - - 8:56 - - 8:53 - - 8:51 - - 8:48 - - 8:45 - - 8:41 - -
Sunset
- 5:22 - - 5:25 - - 5:29 - - 5:31 - - 5:34 - - 5:37 - - 5:39 - - 5:42 - - 5:45 -

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
Teniente R Marsh
204 km ENE
45m alt.
2 hours ago
n/a° C
clear
Fog -.
13
Light winds from the N
(13 kph at 360).
Frei Chi-base
205 km ENE
10m alt.
2 hours ago
-2.4° C
cloudy
Mist
19
Light winds from the NNW
(19 kph at 340).
1200 km
Palmer Station
210 km S
7m alt.
3 hours ago
-0.3° C
Patches of fog.
18
Light winds from the SE
(18 kph at 990).
31 km
Mid: overcast
Bernardo O'Higgins (Antarctica)
237 km E
10m alt.
2 hours ago
-1.6° C
cloudy
No report.
28
Moderate winds from the SSW
(28 kph at 210).
Faraday (arg Isl)
265 km S
11m alt.
3 hours ago
-0.8° C
cloudy
No report.
20 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 Foster and within an acceptable time window.

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