Mount Frakes weather
– Lat/Long: 76.80° S 117.70° W

AyMount Frakes
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 11am Thu 05 Aug Local Time
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Mountain icon 3 Mount Frakes Elevations: 3 Forecast Elevations:
 

Mount Frakes Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -25°C on Thu night, min -34°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -27°C on Tue night, min -41°C on Mon afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the S on Mon night, light winds from the SW by Tue night).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Fri afternoon, min -25°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Wed afternoon, near gales from the WNW by Thu night).

(Days 10-12):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Sat afternoon, min -21°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Thursday
5
Friday
6
Saturday
7
Sunday
8
Monday
9
Tuesday
10
Wednesday
11
Thursday
12
Friday
13
Saturday
14
Sunday
15
Monday
16
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 AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
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clear
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cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear clear some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds cloudy cloudy light snow light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds
Wind km/h
0
5
10
5
5
5
0
5
10
20
25
25
30
45
45
30
25
15
10
10
15
20
35
60
50
40
40
30
15
25
20
20
15
0
5
15
Snow
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Rain
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Max °C
-26 -26 -25 -25 -25 -26 -28 -30 -31 -35 -35 -36 -38 -41 -36 -34 -32 -27 -24 -21 -18 -18 -18 -15 -15 -14 -16 -16 -15 -18 -17 -18 -19 -20 -20 -20
Min °C
-27 -26 -25 -25 -26 -27 -29 -31 -34 -35 -35 -37 -40 -41 -40 -35 -33 -31 -25 -23 -20 -18 -18 -17 -16 -15 -17 -17 -17 -18 -18 -18 -21 -21 -20 -21
 Chill °C
-26 -33 -33 -30 -25 -33 -28 -37 -39 -49 -51 -52 -56 -63 -54 -50 -46 -37 -32 -28 -27 -28 -31 -29 -28 -26 -29 -26 -23 -27 -26 -28 -28 -20 -20 -28
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-32-32-32-32-33-33-34-35-37-38-38-40-42-45-39-37-35-32-29-28-26-25-24-19-19-20-20-23-22-25-25-25-26-26-26-26-28-28-28-28-28-28-30-31-34-35-36-37-40-43-35-33-31-27-25-23-22-21-20-14-15-16-16-19-18-21-21-21-22-22-22-21-26-26-25-25-25-26-28-30-31-35-35-36-38-41-36-34-32-27-24-21-18-18-18-15-15-14-16-16-15-18-17-18-19-20-20-20
Sunrise
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 7:46 - -
Sunset
- 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 8:06 -

Mount Frakes Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Frakes is: Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -25°C on Thu night, min -34°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Mount Frakes Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -27°C on Tue night, min -41°C on Mon afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the S on Mon night, light winds from the SW by Tue night).

Mount Frakes Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Fri afternoon, min -25°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Wed afternoon, near gales from the WNW by Thu night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Frakes at the specific elevation of 2000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Frakes. 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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
NavyOperated(amos)
361 km S
1530m alt.
1 hour ago
-45.0° C
-
37
Fresh winds from the N
(37 kph at 10).
Harry
696 km S
945m alt.
1 hour ago
-32.8° C
-
33
Fresh winds from the NE
(33 kph at 40).
Siple Dome
827 km SSW
620m alt.
1 hour ago
-36.6° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
University Wisconsin Id 8917
1260 km ESE
1395m alt.
3 hours ago
-17.5° C
-
33
Fresh winds from the NE
(33 kph at 50).
Gill
1348 km SSW
30m alt.
3 hours ago
-53.6° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).

* 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.

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