Mount Frakes
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Frakes Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -29°C on Fri morning, min -33°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount Frakes Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -29°C on Mon morning, min -34°C on Tue afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Mount Frakes Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun morning. Extremely cold (max -22°C on Sun night, min -33°C on Thu afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Thu morning, fresh winds from the N by Sun morning).

Thursday
23
Friday
24
Saturday
25
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
snow showers
Wind km/h
25 SSE25
25 SSE25
20 SSE20
15 SE15
15 SE15
15 SSE15
10 SSE10
10 SE10
10 ESE10
20 ESE20
20 ESE20
15 ENE15
20 ESE20
20 ESE20
20 SE20
10 SSE10
5 SSW5
5 W5
10 W10
10 SW10
30 S30
35 S35
30 S30
15 SW15
10 W10
15 WNW15
25 N25
some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1
High °C
-29 -30 -31 -31 -31 -31 -33 -32 -30 -29 -31 -33 -33 -33 -32 -32 -31 -30 -30 -32 -32 -31 -30 -26 -25 -24 -24
Low °C
-30 -31 -32 -31 -31 -33 -33 -33 -31 -30 -32 -33 -33 -34 -32 -32 -31 -31 -31 -33 -33 -32 -31 -29 -25 -24 -26
Chill °C
-43 -44 -44 -43 -43 -42 -44 -42 -39 -41 -45 -44 -47 -48 -46 -41 -38 -37 -39 -42 -49 -48 -45 -34 -34 -33 -36
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
-34-35-36-36-37-37-38-38-36-36-38-39-40-40-38-38-38-38-37-38-37-37-35-32-31-29-29-30-31-32-33-33-33-35-34-32-33-34-36-36-36-34-34-34-34-34-35-34-33-32-28-27-26-26-29-30-31-31-31-31-33-32-30-29-31-33-33-33-32-32-31-30-30-32-32-31-30-26-25-24-24
Sunrise
7:03 - - 6:43 - - 6:26 - - 6:11 - - 5:58 - - 5:47 - - 5:35 - - 5:24 - - 5:15 - -
Sunset
- 8:47 - - 9:07 - - 9:23 - - 9:37 - - 9:51 - - 10:02 - - 10:12 - - 10:22 - - 10:32 -

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
Univ Wi Id 8917
1260 km ESE
1395m alt.
2 hours ago
-20.0° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the NE
(20 kph at 50).
ASCATB240E65S
1312 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
51
Near gales from the SW
(51 kph at 49.7).
- km
ASCATB239E65S
1338 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
49
Strong winds from the SW
(49 kph at 51.9).
- km
ASCATB241E65S
1342 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
54
Near gales from the SW
(54 kph at 38.9).
- km
ASCATB241E64S
1378 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
52
Near gales from the SW
(52 kph at 43.1).
- 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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