Mount Frakes
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Frakes Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Extremely cold (max -29°C on Mon night, min -35°C on Thu afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, fresh winds from the NNE by Thu afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount Frakes Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat night. Extremely cold (max -24°C on Sat afternoon, min -34°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNE on Thu night, stormy winds from the NNE by Sat afternoon).

Days 6-9 Mount Frakes Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morning. Extremely cold (max -25°C on Mon morning, min -35°C on Wed morning). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the NE on Mon night, calm by Wed morning).

Monday
25
Tuesday
26
Wed
27
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
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
20 NE20
20 NE20
15 ENE15
5 NE5
5 WSW5
5 SSE5
10 NE10
20 N20
30 NNE30
20 NNE20
20 N20
30 N30
60 N60
80 NNE80
95 NNE95
90 NNE90
90 NE90
100 NE100
80 NNE80
75 NE75
80 ENE80
55 NE55
45 NE45
20 ENE20
10 N10
5 NNW5
20 WSW20
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 1 1 2 - - - - - 1 - 1 6 3 7 18 9 7 8 7 6 6 2 1 3 - -
High °C
-29 -29 -30 -30 -31 -31 -31 -34 -34 -33 -30 -28 -25 -25 -24 -25 -26 -29 -28 -25 -27 -30 -32 -32 -32 -35 -34
Low °C
-31 -29 -30 -31 -31 -31 -32 -34 -35 -34 -32 -29 -26 -25 -24 -25 -27 -30 -30 -26 -29 -32 -32 -32 -34 -35 -35
Chill °C
-43 -42 -41 -38 -31 -31 -38 -48 -51 -45 -44 -46 -44 -45 -45 -46 -48 -53 -50 -45 -48 -53 -51 -46 -43 -41 -48
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
-29-29-30-30-31-31-31-34-34-33-30-28-25-25-24-25-26-29-28-25-27-30-32-32-32-35-34-26-26-26-26-27-27-27-30-31-29-27-25-22-22-21-22-22-24-23-22-23-26-28-27-27-31-30-23-23-24-24-24-24-24-29-30-29-28-25-20-18-17-17-17-18-17-16-17-19-21-21-21-26-27
Sunrise
- 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

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
Criosfera1
1034 km SSE
1285m alt.
2 hours ago
-30.6° C
No report.
ASCAT260E67S
1219 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
44
Strong winds from the SSE
(44 kph at 321.5).
- km
ASCAT259E67S
1238 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
43
Strong winds from the SSE
(43 kph at 311.2).
- km
ASCAT260E66S
1300 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
44
Strong winds from the SSE
(44 kph at 325.5).
- km
ASCAT259E66S
1309 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
50
Strong winds from the SSE
(50 kph at 315.1).
- 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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