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

AyMount Frakes
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 11pm Thu 06 May Local Time
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Mount Frakes Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -30°C on Sun morning, min -39°C on Fri morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SW on Thu night, gales from the SSE by Sat night).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -28°C on Mon afternoon, min -34°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the S on Sun night, light winds from the SSW by Mon afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -25°C on Wed night, min -30°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the N on Wed night, light winds from the WNW by Fri afternoon).

(Days 10-12):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Mon night, min -36°C on Sun afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sat night, near gales from the SW by Sun night).

Thu
6
Friday
7
Saturday
8
Sunday
9
Monday
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Tuesday
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Wednesday
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Thursday
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Friday
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Saturday
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Sunday
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Monday
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Tue
18
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 AM PM
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partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
Wind km/h
25 SW25
30 SW30
50 S50
55 S55
50 S50
50 S50
60 SSE60
60 SSE60
50 S50
40 S40
25 S25
20 SSW20
15 WNW15
25 NNW25
30 N30
15 NNW15
30 N30
30 N30
40 N40
40 N40
35 NNW35
35 NW35
40 NW40
20 WNW20
30 WNW30
25 WNW25
25 WNW25
15 WNW15
25 SSW25
40 SSW40
55 SSW55
55 SW55
45 SW45
30 W30
35 NNW35
40 NNW40
clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds light snow some clouds cloudy some clouds cloudy some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds cloudy cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
-32 -38 -38 -38 -36 -36 -32 -30 -30 -29 -29 -28 -28 -30 -33 -33 -33 -29 -25 -25 -25 -25 -26 -28 -26 -27 -29 -30 -34 -36 -34 -31 -26 -23 -24 -24
Low °C
-36 -39 -39 -38 -37 -36 -36 -31 -30 -29 -29 -29 -29 -32 -34 -33 -33 -32 -27 -26 -26 -25 -28 -29 -27 -28 -30 -33 -35 -36 -36 -32 -28 -24 -25 -24
Chill °C
-47 -56 -60 -61 -57 -58 -54 -49 -49 -47 -44 -37 -37 -45 -50 -45 -50 -45 -41 -41 -39 -39 -42 -41 -40 -40 -43 -43 -49 -56 -56 -50 -42 -35 -39 -39
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-35-40-41-40-40-39-35-34-34-34-34-33-33-35-37-36-36-33-29-29-30-29-31-32-31-32-33-34-37-38-37-34-31-27-28-28-32-38-38-38-36-36-32-30-30-29-29-28-28-30-33-33-33-29-25-25-25-25-26-28-26-27-29-30-34-36-34-31-26-23-24-24-29-35-37-36-35-35-32-30-29-27-26-25-25-26-28-29-30-26-22-22-22-20-21-24-22-23-24-27-33-35-33-29-23-20-21-21
Sunrise
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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: Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -30°C on Sun morning, min -39°C on Fri morning)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SW on Thu night, gales from the SSE by Sat night).

Mount Frakes Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -28°C on Mon afternoon, min -34°C on Tue afternoon)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the S on Sun night, light winds from the SSW by Mon afternoon).

Mount Frakes Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -25°C on Wed night, min -30°C on Sat afternoon)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the N on Wed night, light winds from the WNW by Fri afternoon).

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
NavyOperated(amos)
361 km S
1530m alt.
3 hours ago
-41.3° C
-
13
Light winds from the W
(13 kph at 260).
Harry
696 km S
945m alt.
2 hours ago
-39.4° C
-
17
Light winds from the NE
(17 kph at 50).
Siple Dome
827 km SSW
620m alt.
2 hours ago
-34.3° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
University Wisconsin Id 21358
872 km S
1463m alt.
2 hours ago
-37.6° C
-
19
Light winds from the E
(19 kph at 80).
ASCATC239E67S
1067 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
45
Strong winds from the NE
(45 kph at 38).
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* 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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