Mount Francais
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Francais Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 50mm), heaviest during Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Wed afternoon, min -3°C on Tue afternoon). Mainly strong winds.

Days 3-6 Mount Francais Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 202mm), heaviest during Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri morning, min -17°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNE on Sat afternoon, light winds from the SW by Sun afternoon).

Days 6-9 Mount Francais Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 110mm), heaviest during Tue morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Mon afternoon, min -6°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Sun night, fresh winds from the NE by Mon night).

Sunday
22
Monday
23
Tuesday
24
Wed
25
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
moderate rain
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
light rain
heavy rain
rain showers
rain showers
heavy rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
rain showers
heavy rain
heavy rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
heavy rain
moderate rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
light rain
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
Wind km/h
15 WSW15
25 SW25
25 SW25
15 WSW15
10 NW10
10 NNW10
15 WSW15
10 N10
30 NNE30
40 NNE40
30 N30
40 N40
25 NNW25
25 NNW25
50 NNE50
25 WSW25
15 SW15
10 SW10
25 NE25
10 NW10
25 NNE25
20 NNE20
30 W30
20 WNW20
5 NW5
15 NE15
5 E5
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Rain
Rain mm
7 1 1 - 3 14 9 2 13 75 30 17 16 19 24 16 - 1 25 9 11 35 21 5 4 1 3
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-1 -2 -3 -1 -1 0 0 -1 0 1 2 1 0 -1 0 -10 -14 -8 -2 -1 0 0 -3 -4 -6 -5 -4
Low °C
-2 -2 -3 -2 -1 0 -1 -1 -1 0 2 1 -1 -1 -1 -17 -16 -11 -6 -1 -1 -1 -4 -4 -6 -5 -4
Chill °C
-6 -8 -9 -6 -4 -3 -4 -5 -7 -6 -4 -6 -8 -7 -6 -20 -21 -13 -4 -5 -6 -6 -11 -10 -10 -11 -7
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 350 250 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 50 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
- 10:45 - - 10:41 - - 10:40 - - 10:37 - - 10:33 - - 10:32 - - 10:29 - - 10:26 - - 10:22 -
Sunset
- - 3:55 - - 3:56 - - 4:00 - - 4:02 - - 4:06 - - 4:08 - - 4:12 - - 4:14 - - 4:16

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
Palmer Station
33 km SW
7m alt.
3 hours ago
-2.9° C
clear
Clear skies.
14
Light winds from the NNW
(14 kph at 330).
34 km
Mid: overcast
Faraday (arg Isl)
79 km S
11m alt.
3 hours ago
-5.6° C
partially cloudy
No report.
20 km
ASCAT297E64S
117 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
40
Strong winds from the WSW
(40 kph at 63.9).
- km
ASCAT298E64S
121 km NNE
15m alt.
4 hours ago
50
Strong winds from the WSW
(50 kph at 67.5).
- km
ASCAT296E64S
122 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
39
Strong winds from the WSW
(39 kph at 70.4).
- 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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