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

AyMount Francais
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 2am Sun 09 May Local Time
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Mount Francais Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Mon morning, min -17°C on Sun afternoon). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the W on Mon morning, fresh winds from the NNW by Tue afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Fri night, min -15°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the NW on Wed afternoon, gales from the NW by Fri morning).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sun night, min -10°C on Sat afternoon). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the WNW on Sat afternoon, extremely windy from the NW by Mon night).

(Days 10-12):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Wed night, min -23°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WNW on Tue night, moderate winds from the NW by Thu night).

Sunday
9
Monday
10
Tuesday
11
Wednesday
12
Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
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 night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
cloudy
heavy snow
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
cloudy
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
Wind km/h
45 W45
45 W45
65 WSW65
90 W90
85 WNW85
70 NW70
55 W55
35 NNW35
85 N85
50 NW50
40 NW40
50 W50
40 NNW40
35 NW35
45 WNW45
70 NW70
65 NNW65
60 NNW60
70 NW70
60 NW60
55 NW55
70 NW70
60 WNW60
60 WNW60
90 NW90
110 NW110
125 NW125
80 NW80
55 WNW55
70 W70
85 WNW85
75 NW75
65 NW65
75 NW75
60 NW60
50 NNW50
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
7 2 - 2 4 40 - - 32 10 13 9 2 7 1 4 11 7 - 4 - 2 2 5 9 5 32 25 1 4 12 - 16 16 22 38
High °C
-16 -17 -14 -10 -12 -12 -11 -10 -10 -13 -13 -14 -14 -14 -13 -10 -10 -7 -8 -8 -7 -9 -9 -5 -5 -6 -7 -11 -19 -19 -18 -16 -10 -12 -12 -12
Low °C
-16 -17 -16 -11 -13 -15 -15 -11 -12 -13 -13 -15 -15 -14 -15 -12 -11 -10 -9 -10 -8 -9 -9 -8 -6 -8 -9 -15 -23 -23 -20 -19 -11 -13 -12 -19
Chill °C
-30 -31 -28 -25 -27 -27 -23 -20 -25 -26 -25 -26 -27 -25 -27 -23 -23 -19 -21 -18 -17 -22 -21 -18 -17 -20 -22 -25 -34 -38 -36 -32 -23 -26 -25 -25
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 250 0 0 50 350 400 0 0 0 0 0 750 850 500 500 700 0 450 1150 1800 1400 900 100 0 0 0 0 0 100 400 100
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-16-17-14-10-12-12-11-10-10-13-13-14-14-14-13-10-10-7-8-8-7-9-9-5-5-6-7-11-19-19-18-16-10-12-12-12-12-13-11-8-9-9-8-7-7-8-8-10-10-10-9-6-6-4-5-5-4-6-6-2-1-3-4-9-15-15-14-12-7-8-8-8-7-9-8-4-4-4-5-4-3-3-3-4-5-5-5-2-1-1-1-1-1-2-12310-5-10-9-8-8-3-2-3-3-1-2-6-111-3-12221-10-11332221245541-4-3-2-3-1221
Sunrise
9:45 - - 9:48 - - 9:51 - - 9:53 - - 9:56 - - 10:00 - - 10:03 - - 10:06 - - 10:08 - - 10:11 - - 10:15 - - 10:18 - -
Sunset
- 4:34 - - 4:30 - - 4:27 - - 4:23 - - 4:21 - - 4:17 - - 4:15 - - 4:12 - - 4:08 - - 4:06 - - 4:02 - - 4:00 -

Mount Francais Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Francais is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Mon morning, min -17°C on Sun afternoon)Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the W on Mon morning, fresh winds from the NNW by Tue afternoon).

Mount Francais Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed afternoonTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Fri night, min -15°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (fresh winds from the NW on Wed afternoon, gales from the NW by Fri morning).

Mount Francais Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sun night, min -10°C on Sat afternoon)Winds increasing (fresh winds from the WNW on Sat afternoon, extremely windy from the NW by Mon 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.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
SHIP1167
31 km S
3m alt.
3 hours ago
0.3° C
35
Fresh winds from the WNW
(35 kph at 300).
Palmer Station
33 km SW
7m alt.
2 hours ago
0.2° C
moderate rain
Rain
29
Fresh winds from the N
(29 kph at 350).
36 km
Mid: overcast
BaseArturoPrat
302 km NE
5m alt.
2 hours ago
1.1° C
light rain
Intermittent light drizzle.
37
Fresh winds from the W
(37 kph at 270).
26 km
Mid: overcast
Bernardo O'Higgins (Antarctica)
308 km ENE
10m alt.
2 hours ago
0.3° C
Fog
9
Light winds from the NW
(9 kph at 310).
1.0 km
Mid: overcast
SHIP398
31 km S
3m alt.
3 hours ago
0.3° C
35
Fresh winds from the WNW
(35 kph at 300).

* 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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