Mount Frakes
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Frakes Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Extremely cold (max -27°C on Mon morning, min -28°C on Mon night). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 3-6 Mount Frakes Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri afternoon. Extremely cold (max -24°C on Sat night, min -28°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Mount Frakes Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morning. Extremely cold (max -21°C on Sun night, min -25°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNE on Mon morning, calm by Wed morning).

Sunday
23
Monday
24
Tuesday
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
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
Wind km/h
30 E30
30 E30
25 ENE25
25 ENE25
20 ENE20
15 ENE15
15 ENE15
15 ESE15
25 ESE25
25 ESE25
25 ESE25
20 E20
20 ENE20
15 NE15
10 NE10
10 N10
15 NNW15
20 N20
15 NNE15
20 NNE20
30 NE30
30 NE30
25 NNE25
20 ENE20
25 E25
20 E20
15 N15
light snow light snow mod. snow light snow light snow mod. snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs mod. snow light snow mod. snow light snow light snow mod. snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 4 7 4 4 7 2 - - - - - - 1 4 2 1 2 1 - 4 6 4 7 4 5 6
High °C
-27 -27 -27 -27 -27 -27 -28 -28 -27 -27 -26 -27 -28 -27 -26 -25 -25 -24 -23 -22 -21 -21 -21 -22 -23 -24 -24
Low °C
-27 -27 -28 -27 -27 -28 -28 -28 -28 -27 -27 -28 -28 -28 -27 -25 -25 -25 -24 -23 -22 -21 -21 -23 -23 -24 -25
Chill °C
-42 -42 -41 -41 -40 -39 -39 -39 -41 -41 -38 -39 -41 -37 -35 -33 -35 -35 -34 -34 -34 -34 -33 -34 -35 -35 -33
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 600 500 150 100 150 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-27-27-27-27-27-27-28-28-27-27-26-27-28-27-26-25-25-24-23-22-21-21-21-22-23-24-24-22-22-23-22-22-22-24-24-24-23-22-23-24-23-22-21-21-20-19-19-17-16-16-17-19-19-20-15-15-17-15-15-16-17-18-18-17-17-19-17-17-15-14-14-14-13-14-10-9-10-12-12-12-13
Sunrise
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 -

Issued local time.

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
University Wisconsin Id 8917
1260 km ESE
1395m alt.
2 hours ago
-12.0° C
-
7
Light winds from the SE
(7 kph at 150).
ASCATB286E73S
1338 km E
15m alt.
2 hours ago
8
Light winds from the SE
(8 kph at 341.5).
- km
ASCATB286E72S
1343 km E
15m alt.
2 hours ago
5
Calm
(5 kph at 342.6).
- km
Elaine
1387 km S
60m alt.
2 hours ago
-1.5° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the SE
(20 kph at 180).
ASCATB275E69S
1401 km ENE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
28
Moderate winds from the ENE
(28 kph at 252.4).
- 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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