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

AyMount Francais
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

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Issued: 2 pm Sat 25 May Local Time
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Days 1–4 Weather Summary

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Sat night, min -15°C on Tue morning). Mainly severe gales.

Days 5–7 Weather Summary

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue night. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Thu night, min -30°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the SSW on Wed morning, stormy winds from the SSW by Fri morning).

Days 8–10 Weather Summary

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun morning. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Sat night, min -19°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (strong winds from the SSW on Fri night, extremely windy from the SW by Sun night).

Days 11–13 Weather Summary

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Tue morning, min -13°C on Mon afternoon). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the SW on Mon night, fresh winds from the SW by Thu morning).

Sat
25
Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
Thursday
30
Friday
31
Saturday
1
Sunday
2
Monday
3
Tuesday
4
Wednesday
5
Thu
6
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clear
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clear
some clouds
some clouds
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clear
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clear
some clouds
clear
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clear
snow shwrs
heavy snow
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
clear
light snow
some clouds
some clouds
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
 km/h
60
SW
55
SW
65
WSW
75
WSW
85
WSW
35
WSW
45
WSW
50
WSW
60
W
70
W
55
W
30
SSW
40
SSW
65
S
75
SSW
55
SSW
60
SSW
90
SSW
80
SSW
55
SSW
65
SSW
75
SSW
65
SW
105
WSW
75
WSW
105
SW
105
SSW
85
SSW
80
SW
90
SW
70
SW
65
SSW
65
SW
50
SSW
40
SSW
40
SSW
Wave Height Map
T antarctica.wind.3.cc23
T antarctica.wind.27.cc23
T antarctica.wind.51.cc23
T antarctica.wind.75.cc23
T antarctica.wind.99.cc23
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T antarctica.wind.147.cc23
T antarctica.wind.171.cc23
T antarctica.wind.195.cc23
T antarctica.wind.219.cc23
T antarctica.wind.243.cc23
T antarctica.wind.267.cc23
T antarctica.wind.291.cc23
 cm 
2.0
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10
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17
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6
3
1.0
 mm 
max°C
-10
-7
-8
-10
-11
-9
-10
-13
-15
-17
-20
-28
-29
-26
-22
-18
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min°C
-10
-9
-9
-10
-12
-10
-11
-13
-15
-18
-27
-29
-29
-30
-24
-20
-16
-16
-14
-13
-13
-14
-12
-14
-15
-19
-16
-13
-10
-8
-8
-10
-11
-12
-11
-12
chill°C 
-23
-21
-22
-24
-26
-21
-22
-25
-30
-35
-44
-45
-46
-50
-43
-36
-32
-33
-30
-26
-27
-29
-26
-31
-32
-39
-34
-29
-25
-22
-20
-23
-24
-24
-23
-24
Freezing level (m
0
0
100
0
0
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Cloud base (m)
300
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Sunrise
10:37
10:41
10:44
10:45
10:48
10:51
10:53
10:56
10:57
11:00
11:03
11:04
Sunset
3:45
3:41
3:40
3:37
3:34
3:33
3:30
3:29
3:26
3:25
3:22
3:21

Mount Francais Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Francais is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Sat night, min -15°C on Tue morning). Mainly severe gales.

Mount Francais Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue night. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Thu night, min -30°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the SSW on Wed morning, stormy winds from the SSW by Fri morning).

Mount Francais Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun morning. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Sat night, min -19°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (strong winds from the SSW on Fri night, extremely windy from the SW by Sun night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Francais at the specific elevation of 2760 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
230 km NE
12m alt.
2 hours ago
0° C
No report.
43
Strong winds from the SW
(43 kph at 220).
Base Bernardo O higgins
309 km ENE
10m alt.
3 hours ago
0° C
clear
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 270).
35 km
Centro Met. Antártico Presidente Eduardo Frei
352 km NE
48m alt.
2 hours ago
-1° C
partially cloudy
No report.
28
Moderate winds from the SW
(28 kph at 220).
10 km
Teniente R. Marsh Airport
353 km NE
45m alt.
2 hours ago
-1° C
clear
-
17
Light winds from the W
(17 kph at 270).
10.0 km
Low: few
Dinamet
359 km NE
52m alt.
2 hours ago
-2° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the NW
(7 kph at 320).

* 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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