Mount Frakes
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Frakes Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon morning. Extremely cold (max -22°C on Tue morning, min -27°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NE on Mon night, calm by Tue night).

Days 3-6 Mount Frakes Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Fri night, min -28°C on Thu afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the NE on Thu night, fresh winds from the E by Sun morning).

Days 6-9 Mount Frakes Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -22°C on Tue morning, min -27°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the E on Sun afternoon, light winds from the SSE by Tue night).

Sunday
24
Monday
25
Tuesday
26
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
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
25 ENE25
25 NE25
30 NE30
25 NE25
20 NE20
5 NE5
5 W5
5 SW5
5 NE5
20 NNE20
15 NE15
10 NE10
15 NNE15
20 NNE20
20 NNE20
20 NE20
30 ENE30
25 E25
30 E30
35 E35
35 E35
25 E25
20 E20
20 ESE20
25 ESE25
20 ESE20
10 SE10
light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 1 2 1 1 1 - - - - - - - - 2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-25 -25 -23 -22 -23 -23 -23 -23 -24 -27 -28 -27 -26 -24 -23 -23 -24 -24 -25 -25 -25 -25 -24 -23 -22 -23 -22
Low °C
-26 -25 -24 -23 -23 -24 -23 -23 -27 -27 -28 -28 -26 -25 -24 -23 -24 -25 -25 -25 -25 -25 -24 -23 -23 -23 -23
Chill °C
-38 -38 -37 -35 -34 -23 -23 -23 -24 -40 -39 -35 -36 -36 -35 -35 -37 -37 -39 -40 -40 -38 -36 -33 -34 -34 -30
Freezing level m
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
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-32-31-29-29-29-30-30-31-31-32-32-31-29-27-26-25-25-25-27-28-28-29-28-27-26-27-27-28-27-25-25-25-25-26-26-26-28-29-27-26-24-22-21-21-21-24-24-25-26-25-23-22-23-23-25-25-23-22-23-23-23-23-24-27-28-27-26-24-23-23-24-24-25-25-25-25-24-23-22-23-22
Sunrise
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -
Sunset
- 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 -

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.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Criosfera 1
1034 km SSE
1285m alt.
4 hours ago
-28.2° C
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 200).
Criosfera1
1034 km SSE
1285m alt.
3 hours ago
-28.5° C
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 200).
Univ Wi Id 8917
1260 km ESE
1395m alt.
4 hours ago
-22.7° C
No report.
17
Light winds from the E
(17 kph at 100).
Elaine
1387 km S
60m alt.
4 hours ago
-24.9° C
No report.
15
Light winds from the SE
(15 kph at 180).
Limbert Aws
1496 km ESE
40m alt.
4 hours ago
-17.8° C
No report.
19
Light winds from the SSW
(19 kph at 210).

* 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 Frakes and within an acceptable time window.

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