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

AyMount Francais
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 8am Tue 21 Sep Local Time
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Mountain icon 4 Mount Francais Elevations: 4 Forecast Elevations:
 

Mount Francais Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoon. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Tue morning, min -20°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the W on Tue night, fresh winds from the WNW by Wed night).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoon. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Sun afternoon, min -23°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the NW on Fri night, stormy winds from the NW by Sun morning).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue night. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Tue night, min -27°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the NNW on Tue afternoon, moderate winds from the NNW by Wed afternoon).

(Days 10-12):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat night. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Sat afternoon, min -27°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the SSW on Thu night, moderate winds from the WNW by Fri afternoon).

Tuesday
21
Wednesday
22
Thursday
23
Friday
24
Saturday
25
Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
Thursday
30
Friday
1
Saturday
2
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
heavy snow
snow showers
cloudy
snow showers
clear
heavy snow
snow showers
moderate snow
heavy snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow snow shwrs cloudy snow shwrs clear heavy snow snow shwrs mod. snow heavy snow snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs clear snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow mod. snow snow shwrs light snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds cloudy some clouds snow shwrs light snow heavy snow heavy snow
Wind km/h
60
NNW
60
W
60
NW
70
W
40
NNW
55
N
45
WNW
40
NNW
40
WNW
45
NW
40
N
25
WNW
25
W
30
WSW
45
WSW
85
NW
90
NW
80
NW
55
WNW
45
WNW
45
WNW
50
NW
75
NNW
65
N
35
NNW
30
NW
40
NW
40
WNW
35
WNW
60
WSW
60
W
30
WNW
45
W
45
WNW
70
NNW
50
N
Snow
 cm
7 5 21 1 - 9 - 14 13 6 11 10 - 3 2 12 36 33 3 - 1 2 17 56 6 11 4 4 3 - - - 6 1 15 47
Rain
 mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Max °C
-14 -19 -18 -17 -15 -14 -19 -18 -19 -19 -18 -19 -22 -23 -20 -17 -16 -17 -20 -20 -21 -20 -17 -15 -20 -22 -24 -27 -25 -22 -21 -21 -18 -14 -13 -14
Min °C
-17 -19 -19 -17 -15 -19 -20 -18 -20 -20 -19 -22 -23 -23 -22 -19 -16 -20 -21 -21 -23 -20 -19 -16 -21 -22 -27 -27 -26 -23 -22 -21 -21 -16 -13 -20
 Chill °C
-28 -35 -34 -33 -27 -29 -33 -32 -32 -33 -31 -30 -34 -36 -36 -35 -33 -34 -34 -35 -37 -35 -34 -30 -34 -35 -38 -43 -41 -40 -36 -34 -31 -27 -28 -29
0 0 0 50 100 0 0 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-14-19-18-17-15-14-19-18-19-19-18-19-22-23-20-17-16-17-20-20-21-20-17-15-20-22-24-27-25-22-21-21-18-14-13-14-12-13-12-12-10-11-14-13-13-14-13-13-17-17-15-12-11-12-16-16-17-16-13-11-15-16-20-22-21-18-17-16-14-11-9-10-7-6-5-6-5-6-6-6-6-7-7-7-10-9-10-6-6-6-9-12-11-10-7-6-8-8-15-15-16-15-13-10-9-8-6-6-20010001000-1-3-2-5000-4-5-6-2-10-10-9-7-9-13-8-5-4-3-11
Sunrise
7:03 - - 7:00 - - 6:56 - - 6:52 - - 6:50 - - 6:46 - - 6:41 - - 6:39 - - 6:35 - - 6:31 - - 6:28 - - 6:24 - -
Sunset
- 7:09 - - 7:13 - - 7:15 - - 7:19 - - 7:22 - - 7:24 - - 7:28 - - 7:30 - - 7:34 - - 7:37 - - 7:39 - - 7:43 -

Mount Francais Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Mount Francais is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoon. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Tue morning, min -20°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the W on Tue night, fresh winds from the WNW by Wed night).

Mount Francais Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoon. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Sun afternoon, min -23°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the NW on Fri night, stormy winds from the NW by Sun morning).

Mount Francais Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue night. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Tue night, min -27°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the NNW on Tue afternoon, moderate winds from the NNW by Wed afternoon).

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
Palmer Station
33 km SW
240m alt.
3 hours ago
1.0° C
clear
Clear skies.
31
Fresh winds from the NNE
(31 kph at 20).
36 km
Mid: overcast
Vernadsky
79 km S
11m alt.
3 hours ago
0.4° C
State of sky unchanged.
40
Strong winds from the N
(40 kph at 10).
40 km
Mid: overcast
Juan Carlos I Aws
268 km NE
12m alt.
2 hours ago
-
36
Fresh winds from the NE
(36 kph at 50).
Captain Arturo Prat Base
303 km NE
111m alt.
3 hours ago
0.6° C
Mist
39
Strong winds from the SW
(39 kph at 220).
28 km
Mid: overcast
BaseBernardoO higgins
309 km ENE
10m alt.
3 hours ago
-2.4° C
heavy snow
Continuous heavy snow.
43
Strong winds from the ENE
(43 kph at 70).
0.8 km
Mid: overcast

* 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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