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

AyMount Frakes
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 11am Fri 07 May Local Time
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Mount Frakes Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -33°C on Sun afternoon, min -41°C on Fri afternoon). Winds decreasing (gales from the SSE on Sat night, moderate winds from the SW by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed night. Extremely cold (max -30°C on Wed morning, min -35°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Mon afternoon, severe gales from the NNE by Wed night).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -27°C on Thu afternoon, min -31°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the NNW on Thu morning, fresh winds from the NE by Fri afternoon).

(Days 10-12):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -27°C on Sun morning, min -31°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the ENE on Sun morning, light winds from the NNE by Mon night).

Friday
7
Saturday
8
Sunday
9
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
snow showers
cloudy
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
cloudy
cloudy
Wind km/h
35 SW35
45 S45
55 S55
50 S50
50 S50
70 SSE70
70 S70
50 SSW50
35 SSW35
20 SW20
15 SW15
20 NW20
30 NW30
40 WNW40
40 NW40
55 NNW55
60 N60
75 NNE75
75 NNW75
60 N60
60 NNE60
55 NNE55
40 NE40
35 ENE35
40 E40
40 ENE40
40 E40
40 ENE40
35 ENE35
40 E40
30 E30
25 E25
20 E20
15 N15
15 N15
20 NNW20
some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy light snow light snow snow shwrs cloudy light snow snow shwrs some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds light snow cloudy cloudy cloudy snow shwrs some clouds some clouds clear clear cloudy cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 2 5 - 2 1 - - - - 1 - - - 1 - - - - - -
High °C
-39 -41 -40 -39 -38 -36 -34 -33 -33 -33 -32 -33 -33 -32 -31 -30 -30 -33 -29 -27 -28 -30 -28 -27 -28 -28 -27 -27 -27 -27 -28 -28 -29 -30 -30 -30
Low °C
-40 -41 -41 -40 -38 -38 -35 -34 -33 -33 -32 -33 -34 -33 -32 -31 -31 -35 -31 -28 -31 -30 -29 -28 -28 -28 -27 -27 -27 -27 -28 -29 -30 -30 -31 -31
Chill °C
-58 -63 -63 -62 -60 -60 -56 -52 -51 -47 -44 -45 -52 -50 -50 -48 -50 -56 -49 -46 -48 -49 -43 -42 -45 -45 -43 -44 -43 -43 -43 -42 -43 -42 -42 -43
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
-39-41-40-39-38-36-34-33-33-33-32-33-33-32-31-30-30-33-29-27-28-30-28-27-28-28-27-27-27-27-28-28-29-30-30-30-37-38-37-36-35-32-30-29-28-28-28-28-29-29-28-26-26-29-26-24-26-27-24-23-23-23-22-22-22-22-23-24-24-25-25-25-36-37-36-35-34-32-29-28-26-25-25-25-25-25-24-23-23-25-23-20-23-24-22-21-20-20-19-19-19-19-20-20-21-23-22-22
Sunrise
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -
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: Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -33°C on Sun afternoon, min -41°C on Fri afternoon)Winds decreasing (gales from the SSE on Sat night, moderate winds from the SW by Sun night).

Mount Frakes Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed nightExtremely cold (max -30°C on Wed morning, min -35°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Mon afternoon, severe gales from the NNE by Wed night).

Mount Frakes Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -27°C on Thu afternoon, min -31°C on Thu morning)Winds decreasing (gales from the NNW on Thu morning, fresh winds from the NE by Fri afternoon).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Frakes at the specific elevation of 3675 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
-43.8° C
-
15
Light winds from the SW
(15 kph at 230).
Criosfera 1
1034 km SSE
1285m alt.
2 hours ago
-35.1° C
No report.
54
Near gales from the S
(54 kph at 190).
University Wisconsin Id 8917
1260 km ESE
1395m alt.
1 hour ago
-12.2° C
-
44
Strong winds from the NNW
(44 kph at 340).
Amundsen-Scott Airport
1494 km S
2830m alt.
2 hours ago
-64° C
moderate snow
Ice crystals.
9
Light winds from the N
(9 kph at 1).
Mid: few
Limbert
1496 km ESE
40m alt.
1 hour ago
-27.5° C
-
24
Moderate winds from the SSW
(24 kph at 210).

* 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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