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

AyMount Frakes
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

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Issued: 11 pm Thu 25 Jul Local Time
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Days 1–4 Weather Summary

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Thu night, min -30°C on Sun afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 5–7 Weather Summary

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Wed afternoon, min -31°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNE on Sun night, strong winds from the N by Wed afternoon).

Days 8–10 Weather Summary

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed night. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Sat afternoon, min -25°C on Fri afternoon). Mainly strong winds.

Days 11–13 Weather Summary

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Sat night, min -28°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Mon night, calm by Tue afternoon).

Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
29
Tuesday
30
Wednesday
31
Thursday
1
Friday
2
Saturday
3
Sunday
4
Monday
5
Tue
6
night
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light snow
some clouds
some clouds
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 km/h
10
SW
5
SW
5
S
5
SSE
5
SE
5
SE
5
ESE
10
E
10
NE
15
N
15
NW
25
NNW
15
NNE
20
N
20
NNW
25
NW
35
NNW
40
N
25
NNE
35
NE
35
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35
ENE
40
NE
35
N
30
N
35
NNW
40
NNW
30
NNE
40
NNW
25
NNE
30
NE
25
NE
15
NNE
40
WNW
10
NNW
0
SSE
Wave Height Map
T antarctica.wind.3.cc23
T antarctica.wind.18.cc23
T antarctica.wind.42.cc23
T antarctica.wind.66.cc23
T antarctica.wind.90.cc23
T antarctica.wind.114.cc23
T antarctica.wind.138.cc23
T antarctica.wind.162.cc23
T antarctica.wind.186.cc23
T antarctica.wind.210.cc23
T antarctica.wind.234.cc23
T antarctica.wind.258.cc23
T antarctica.wind.282.cc23
 cm 
5
3
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3
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11
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3
 mm 
max°C
-23
-23
-23
-23
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-17
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-27
min°C
-23
-24
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-25
-27
-28
-30
-31
-30
-26
-28
-27
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-25
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-19
-22
-23
-25
-22
-17
-17
-17
-16
-17
-17
-17
-20
-27
-26
-28
chill°C 
-30
-30
-28
-24
-31
-32
-34
-36
-39
-42
-42
-39
-39
-39
-38
-38
-35
-36
-32
-31
-32
-37
-38
-40
-36
-29
-30
-29
-28
-28
-28
-28
-32
-44
-33
-28
Freezing level (m
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
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0
0
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0
0
0
0
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Cloud base (m)
5300
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Sunrise
12:00
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Sunset
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Mount Frakes Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Frakes is: Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Thu night, min -30°C on Sun afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Mount Frakes Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Wed afternoon, min -31°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNE on Sun night, strong winds from the N by Wed afternoon).

Mount Frakes Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed night. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Sat afternoon, min -25°C on Fri afternoon). Mainly strong winds.

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
ASCATB285E79S
1005 km SE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
39
Strong winds from the W
(39 kph at 272).
- km
ASCATB285E78S
1010 km ESE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
33
Fresh winds from the W
(33 kph at 272).
- km
ASCATB286E79S
1018 km SE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
39
Strong winds from the W
(39 kph at 272).
- km
ASCATB286E78S
1034 km ESE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
36
Fresh winds from the W
(36 kph at 273).
- km
ASCATB287E79S
1054 km ESE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
39
Strong winds from the W
(39 kph at 272).
- km
ASCATB253E67S
1129 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
45
Strong winds from the SSW
(45 kph at 208).
- km
ASCATB254E67S
1130 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
39
Strong winds from the SSW
(39 kph at 201).
- km
ASCATB247E67S
1141 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
51
Near gales from the SSW
(51 kph at 205).
- km
ASCATB245E67S
1144 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
55
Near gales from the SSW
(55 kph at 213).
- km
ASCATB257E68S
1145 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
36
Fresh winds from the SSW
(36 kph at 201).
- 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.

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