Mount Francais weather
– Lat/Long: 64.63° S 63.45° W

AyMount Francais
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

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Issued: 8 pm Thu 29 Feb Local Time
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Days 1–4 Weather Summary

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sun afternoon, min -6°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Fri morning, fresh winds from the SW by Sat night).

Days 5–7 Weather Summary

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon morning, min -3°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the N on Tue afternoon, light winds from the NW by Wed morning).

Days 8–10 Weather Summary

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Wed night, min -8°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 11–13 Weather Summary

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sat night, min -9°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Friday
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Saturday
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Sunday
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Monday
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Tuesday
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Wednesday
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Saturday
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 km/h
15
SW
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W
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10
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15
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25
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20
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20
WSW
15
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15
N
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10
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NNW
10
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5
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20
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20
WSW
5
NNE
10
ENE
10
SSE
15
S
10
SSW
0
SSW
10
ENE
10
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5
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10
SSW
10
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Wave Height Map
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T antarctica.wind.51.cc23
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T antarctica.wind.291.cc23
 cm 
1.0
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max°C
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chill°C 
-13
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-12
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Sunrise
6:16
6:18
6:22
6:24
6:28
6:31
6:35
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6:41
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Sunset
8:32
8:29
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Mount Francais Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Francais is: A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sun afternoon, min -6°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Fri morning, fresh winds from the SW by Sat night).

Mount Francais Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon morning, min -3°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the N on Tue afternoon, light winds from the NW by Wed morning).

Mount Francais Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Wed night, min -8°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Francais at the specific elevation of 1000 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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Gabriel DE Castilla
229 km NE
12m alt.
3 hours ago
2° C
No report.
32
Fresh winds from the SW
(32 kph at 230).
Juan Carlos I Aws
267 km NE
12m alt.
3 hours ago
2° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the S
(7 kph at 180).
BaseMarambio
330 km E
200m alt.
3 hours ago
2° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the WNW
(20 kph at 290).
35 km
Mid: few
SHIP1479
331 km E
3m alt.
4 hours ago
3° C
Centro Met. Antártico Presidente Eduardo Frei
351 km NE
48m alt.
3 hours ago
-3° C
No report.
65
Gales from the W
(65 kph at 270).

* 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.

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