Mount Frakes
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Frakes Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed morning. Extremely cold (max -25°C on Wed afternoon, min -29°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Mon morning, near gales from the NE by Wed afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount Frakes Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Extremely cold (max -22°C on Sat afternoon, min -30°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the NE on Thu morning, strong winds from the NE by Fri afternoon).

Days 6-9 Mount Frakes Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun morning. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Sat night, min -32°C on Tue morning). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the ENE on Sun afternoon, light winds from the NNE by Tue morning).

Sunday
28
Monday
29
Tue
30
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
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
heavy snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
Wind km/h
25 W25
15 W15
25 WNW25
30 W30
35 WNW35
25 WNW25
40 NNW40
35 NNE35
55 NE55
60 NE60
70 NE70
85 NE85
55 NNE55
45 NNE45
40 NE40
60 NNE60
55 NE55
65 ENE65
65 NE65
70 ENE70
70 ENE70
60 ENE60
40 ENE40
30 NNE30
30 ENE30
25 NE25
20 N20
clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow light snow heavy snow heavy snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs heavy snow mod. snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow light snow light snow snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - 4 5 22 13 5 2 - 2 11 6 15 23 15 12 15 3 2 3 2 1
High °C
-29 -28 -28 -28 -28 -27 -27 -26 -25 -23 -23 -26 -28 -29 -25 -25 -24 -22 -23 -23 -24 -25 -29 -30 -31 -31 -31
Low °C
-29 -29 -29 -29 -28 -28 -27 -26 -26 -24 -24 -28 -30 -30 -27 -27 -26 -23 -24 -24 -25 -28 -30 -30 -31 -32 -31
Chill °C
-44 -41 -41 -43 -44 -42 -42 -42 -42 -41 -42 -47 -48 -47 -41 -43 -42 -41 -42 -41 -43 -44 -46 -46 -47 -43 -44
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 150 400 0 0 0 0 0 0 300 200 300 50 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-29-28-28-28-28-27-27-26-25-23-23-26-28-29-25-25-24-22-23-23-24-25-29-30-31-31-31-25-24-24-25-24-23-23-22-21-18-18-21-24-25-20-20-19-17-18-18-19-20-25-26-26-27-27-21-20-20-21-19-20-20-19-15-11-11-14-17-19-14-12-12-11-11-11-13-14-18-19-20-20-21
Sunrise
- 10:22 - - 10:07 - - 9:49 - - 9:27 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 -
Sunset
- - 6:45 - - 7:00 - - 7:17 - - 7:39 - - 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.
3 hours ago
-23.0° C
-
19
Light winds from the N
(19 kph at 360).
ASCATB265E66S
1399 km NE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
47
Strong winds from the WNW
(47 kph at 117.8).
- km
ASCATB267E67S
1418 km NE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
42
Strong winds from the WNW
(42 kph at 115.4).
- km
ASCATB267E66S
1425 km NE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
43
Strong winds from the WNW
(43 kph at 112.8).
- km
ASCATB266E66S
1431 km NE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
47
Strong winds from the WNW
(47 kph at 116.8).
- 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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