Mount Frakes
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Frakes Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat morning. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Sat morning, min -20°C on Wed night). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 3-6 Mount Frakes Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Tue morning, min -19°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Mount Frakes Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Thu afternoon, min -18°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Wednesday
26
Thursday
27
Fri
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
30 SSE30
15 SSE15
5 NE5
10 ENE10
10 ESE10
10 SE10
10 ESE10
15 E15
10 SE10
10 S10
10 SSW10
5 SSW5
5 SSW5
0 ESE0
5 SSE5
5 ESE5
10 ENE10
10 NNE10
5 E5
10 ENE10
10 NE10
15 E15
25 E25
25 ESE25
25 ESE25
25 ESE25
20 E20
some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow light snow some clouds snow shwrs light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy mod. snow light snow light snow mod. snow light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 1 1 - 1 3 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - 8 3 4 10 4 5
High °C
-18 -17 -17 -19 -18 -18 -16 -15 -16 -17 -17 -17 -18 -17 -17 -17 -16 -17 -16 -15 -15 -14 -14 -12 -13 -13 -13
Low °C
-20 -18 -19 -20 -18 -19 -19 -16 -17 -18 -17 -18 -19 -17 -18 -19 -17 -17 -18 -16 -15 -15 -14 -13 -14 -13 -14
Chill °C
-29 -22 -22 -25 -24 -25 -24 -23 -22 -24 -23 -22 -18 -17 -21 -23 -22 -23 -23 -22 -22 -23 -24 -22 -23 -22 -22
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 50 100
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-27-27-28-29-28-28-27-26-27-27-28-28-28-28-28-28-27-27-27-26-26-25-25-23-23-23-23-24-23-23-25-24-24-23-22-22-23-23-23-24-24-24-24-23-23-23-22-21-21-20-19-19-19-19-18-17-17-19-18-18-16-15-16-17-17-17-18-17-17-17-16-17-16-15-15-14-14-12-13-13-13
Sunrise
- 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 -
Sunset
- - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00

Issued local time.

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
Navy Operated (amos)
361 km S
1530m alt.
3 hours ago
-17.2° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 240).
ASCAT245E74S
365 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
18
Light winds from the ESE
(18 kph at 299.0).
- km
ASCAT243E74S
365 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
16
Light winds from the ESE
(16 kph at 299.9).
- km
ASCAT244E74S
366 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
16
Light winds from the ESE
(16 kph at 300.0).
- km
ASCAT246E74S
373 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
24
Moderate winds from the SSE
(24 kph at 308.0).
- 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 Frakes and within an acceptable time window.

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