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

Mount Frakes
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 12pm Sat 23 Jan Local Time
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Mount Frakes Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Sat night, min -22°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NW on Sun night, light winds from the NE by Mon night).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Thu night, min -22°C on Tue morning). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri morning. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Fri morning, min -21°C on Sun afternoon). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNE on Fri morning, calm by Sat night).

(Days 10-12):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -18°C on Wed afternoon, min -21°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Saturday
23
Sunday
24
Monday
25
Tuesday
26
Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
Friday
29
Saturday
30
Sunday
31
Monday
1
Tuesday
2
Wednesday
3
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
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
15 SSE15
10 W10
15 NW15
20 NW20
30 NW30
35 NW35
35 NNW35
15 NNW15
5 NE5
15 SE15
15 SSE15
5 SSW5
15 W15
20 W20
20 W20
25 WNW25
25 WNW25
20 NNW20
30 NNE30
10 N10
30 NW30
25 NW25
20 WNW20
5 WNW5
10 SSE10
20 SSE20
30 SSE30
20 SSW20
15 SSW15
10 SW10
10 SSW10
15 SW15
10 SW10
15 W15
15 WNW15
20 NNW20
clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy light snow light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds cloudy some clouds snow shwrs light snow light snow some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - 1 2 1 - - - - - - - - 1 4 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-18 -17 -15 -16 -16 -17 -21 -21 -21 -21 -21 -21 -20 -18 -18 -17 -17 -16 -17 -19 -18 -19 -20 -20 -20 -21 -20 -19 -19 -19 -20 -20 -21 -19 -18 -19
Low °C
-18 -17 -17 -16 -17 -20 -21 -21 -22 -22 -21 -21 -20 -19 -18 -17 -17 -17 -18 -20 -19 -19 -20 -20 -20 -21 -21 -19 -19 -20 -20 -20 -21 -20 -18 -20
Chill °C
-26 -23 -23 -26 -28 -29 -35 -31 -27 -29 -30 -27 -29 -28 -28 -28 -28 -25 -29 -25 -30 -31 -30 -28 -27 -32 -32 -30 -28 -24 -27 -28 -29 -29 -27 -28
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100 50 0 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-22-21-20-20-21-21-25-25-26-26-25-25-23-22-22-21-21-20-21-24-23-24-24-24-25-25-24-24-23-24-24-24-25-24-23-24-18-17-15-16-16-17-21-21-21-21-21-21-20-18-18-17-17-16-17-19-18-19-20-20-20-21-20-19-19-19-20-20-21-19-18-19-14-14-11-11-12-13-14-14-15-14-14-15-14-14-13-12-12-12-12-13-12-12-13-13-13-15-16-14-14-14-14-14-16-14-13-14
Sunrise
0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 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 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 -

Mount Frakes Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Frakes is: A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -15°C on Sat night, min -22°C on Mon night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NW on Sun night, light winds from the NE by Mon night).

Mount Frakes Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -16°C on Thu night, min -22°C on Tue morning)Wind will be generally light.

Mount Frakes Weather (Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri morningExtremely cold (max -17°C on Fri morning, min -21°C on Sun afternoon)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNE on Fri morning, calm by Sat night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Frakes at the specific elevation of 3000 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.
2 hours ago
-21.5° C
No report.
UnivWi21356
747 km S
549m alt.
2 hours ago
-12.8° C
No report.
17
Light winds from the N
(17 kph at 10).
Siple Dome
827 km SSW
620m alt.
2 hours ago
-12.8° C
No report.
26
Moderate winds from the ENE
(26 kph at 70).
Lettau
1231 km SSW
55m alt.
2 hours ago
-11.3° C
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the SE
(22 kph at 150).
University Wisconsin Id 8917
1260 km ESE
1395m alt.
2 hours ago
-10.8° C
No report.
15
Light winds from the ESE
(15 kph at 120).

* 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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