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

AyMount Francais
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

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Issued: 8 am Mon 26 Feb Local Time
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Days 1–3 Weather Summary

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon morning, min -12°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the W on Mon night, gales from the NW by Tue night).

Days 4–6 Weather Summary

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sat afternoon, min -14°C on Thu afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the W on Thu morning, light winds from the W by Sat morning).

Days 7–9 Weather Summary

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Mon morning, min -7°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WSW on Sun morning, near gales from the N by Mon night).

Days 10–12 Weather Summary

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sat morning, min -9°C on Wed morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the N on Wed morning, calm by Thu night).

Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
1
Saturday
2
Sunday
3
Monday
4
Tuesday
5
Wednesday
6
Thursday
7
Friday
8
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heavy snow
light snow
light snow
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heavy snow
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some clouds
some clouds
light snow
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clear
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some clouds
some clouds
some clouds
some clouds
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
light snow
cloudy
some clouds
mod. snow
snow shwrs
some clouds
some clouds
 km/h
50
SW
40
SW
25
WSW
25
WNW
45
NW
65
NW
30
NW
30
WNW
40
NW
45
W
45
W
30
SW
20
W
20
WNW
20
NW
15
WNW
15
WSW
20
SW
25
WSW
30
WSW
35
WSW
30
W
30
NW
45
NNW
60
NNW
60
N
35
N
40
N
50
NNW
35
N
10
ENE
5
E
0
NNW
10
NE
15
NE
10
ENE
Wave Height Map
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T antarctica.wind.33.cc23
T antarctica.wind.57.cc23
T antarctica.wind.81.cc23
T antarctica.wind.105.cc23
T antarctica.wind.129.cc23
T antarctica.wind.153.cc23
T antarctica.wind.177.cc23
T antarctica.wind.201.cc23
T antarctica.wind.225.cc23
T antarctica.wind.249.cc23
T antarctica.wind.273.cc23
 cm 
3
23
4
2.0
7
12
8
2.0
2.0
13
16
17
12
2.0
4
4
9
2.0
 mm 
max°C
1
1
1
-3
-1
-2
-3
-5
-7
-12
-13
-9
-8
-7
-5
-5
-3
-3
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-2
-1
0
0
-1
-3
-2
-3
-9
-8
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-5
-5
-6
-9
-9
-5
min°C
-1
1
-2
-3
-2
-3
-4
-7
-12
-12
-14
-13
-8
-7
-6
-5
-4
-3
-3
-3
-3
-1
-1
-2
-3
-3
-7
-9
-8
-7
-5
-5
-9
-9
-9
-8
chill°C 
-9
-6
-9
-10
-11
-12
-12
-16
-24
-24
-27
-24
-16
-14
-13
-11
-9
-8
-10
-10
-10
-8
-8
-12
-13
-12
-16
-20
-19
-17
-9
-8
-9
-14
-16
-14
Freezing level (m
1700
2300
2400
1400
1650
1600
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300
50
50
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0
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950
0
0
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750
1850
1950
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950
500
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400
Cloud base (m)
300
300
250
300
300
200
200
200
200
250
250
250
250
250
250
250
250
250
6200
750
550
350
250
250
250
250
250
250
250
250
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300
250
250
300
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Sunrise
6:03
6:05
6:09
6:13
6:16
6:18
6:22
6:24
6:28
6:31
6:35
6:37
Sunset
8:46
8:44
8:39
8:37
8:32
8:29
8:25
8:22
8:17
8:15
8:10
8:07

Mount Francais Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Francais is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon morning, min -12°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the W on Mon night, gales from the NW by Tue night).

Mount Francais Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sat afternoon, min -14°C on Thu afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the W on Thu morning, light winds from the W by Sat morning).

Mount Francais Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Mon morning, min -7°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WSW on Sun morning, near gales from the N by Mon night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Francais at the specific elevation of 2000 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
SHIP10632
272 km ESE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
- km
Captain Arturo Prat Base
302 km NE
111m alt.
49 minutes ago
5° C
State of sky unchanged.
11
Light winds from the SW
(11 kph at 220).
30 km
Mid: overcast
BaseBernardoO higgins
307 km ENE
10m alt.
49 minutes ago
2° C
State of sky unchanged.
19
Light winds from the WSW
(19 kph at 240).
34 km
Mid: overcast
BaseMarambio
330 km E
200m alt.
49 minutes ago
9° C
No report.
19
Light winds from the WNW
(19 kph at 290).
35 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
BaseEsperanza
343 km ENE
24m alt.
49 minutes ago
5° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 250).
30 km
Mid: mostly cloudy

* 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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