Mount Francais
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Francais Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Wed night, min -6°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount Francais Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 43mm), heaviest during Sun night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sun afternoon, min -5°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, fresh winds from the ENE by Sun afternoon).

Days 6-9 Mount Francais Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 39mm), heaviest during Sat afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Fri afternoon, min -5°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Wed night, fresh winds from the E by Sat morning).

Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
Fri
23
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
light rain
heavy rain
rain showers
rain showers
light rain
light rain
moderate rain
moderate rain
partially cloudy
rain showers
moderate rain
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
Wind km/h
10 SSE10
5 ESE5
5 ESE5
5 SE5
10 SSE10
10 S10
10 SSW10
10 SW10
15 SW15
10 NNE10
25 ENE25
30 ENE30
10 NE10
15 NE15
15 ENE15
10 E10
20 ENE20
20 NE20
10 E10
15 SW15
15 SW15
5 W5
5 NE5
5 NE5
10 NE10
25 ENE25
20 ENE20
some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds light rain light rain heavy rain rain shwrs rain shwrs light rain light rain mod. rain mod. rain some clouds rain shwrs mod. rain rain shwrs rain shwrs some clouds rain shwrs rain shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - 4 5 13 3 1 3 4 6 6 - 2 8 1 1 - 3 2
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-1 -1 -1 -3 -1 -1 -3 -3 -2 -3 -1 0 -2 0 0 -1 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -3 1
Low °C
-3 -2 -1 -5 -2 -2 -6 -4 -2 -5 -2 -1 -2 -1 0 -3 -3 -2 -4 -3 -2 -4 -3 -2 -5 -3 0
Chill °C
-4 -4 -4 -5 -4 -5 -8 -8 -6 -3 -8 -6 -6 -5 -5 -5 -8 -8 -6 -7 -7 -2 -5 -5 -4 -10 -4
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
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Sunrise
- 3:47 - - 3:44 - - 3:41 - - 3:36 - - 3:33 - - 3:31 - - 3:27 - - 3:24 - - 3:20 -
Sunset
- - 10:10 - - 10:15 - - 10:17 - - 10:22 - - 10:25 - - 10:30 - - 10:34 - - 10:37 - - 10:40

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Francais at the specific elevation of 0 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Francais. 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
SHIP2849
72 km S
-m alt.
3 hours ago
-2.4° C
No report.
13
Light winds from the SE
(13 kph at 180).
Faraday (arg Isl)
79 km S
11m alt.
1 hour ago
-1.7° C
cloudy
State of sky unchanged.
22
Moderate winds from the NNE
(22 kph at 30).
20 km
ASCAT295E65S
86 km WSW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
7
Light winds from the WSW
(7 kph at 62.0).
- km
ASCAT297E64S
122 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
32
Fresh winds from the ESE
(32 kph at 286.9).
- km
ASCAT296E64S
135 km NW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
26
Moderate winds from the ESE
(26 kph at 283.4).
- 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 Francais and within an acceptable time window.

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