Mount Friesland
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Friesland Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Thu morning, min -18°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Tue morning, extremely windy from the NNE by Thu morning).

Days 3-6 Mount Friesland Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Fri night, min -20°C on Sun morning). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the NW on Sat morning, fresh winds from the WNW by Mon morning).

Days 6-9 Mount Friesland Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoon. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Mon afternoon, min -19°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the ENE on Tue night, light winds from the S by Thu night).

Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
15 W15
15 SW15
40 WSW40
45 W45
35 WNW35
65 NNE65
105 NNE105
50 NNW50
75 WSW75
80 WSW80
75 W75
65 W65
70 NW70
55 NW55
40 WSW40
65 SW65
70 SW70
70 SW70
30 WNW30
25 NW25
40 NNE40
75 ENE75
70 ENE70
105 ENE105
70 E70
60 E60
55 ESE55
some clouds some clouds clear snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs clear snow shwrs light snow mod. snow mod. snow mod. snow heavy snow light snow light snow some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 1 2 3 15 11 6 1 2 6 14 6 1 1 1 - 2 4 8 9 9 15 4 1 -
High °C
-15 -16 -14 -11 -11 -10 -7 -7 -9 -14 -14 -9 -10 -12 -16 -20 -19 -14 -13 -12 -12 -12 -12 -14 -18 -18 -17
Low °C
-16 -18 -18 -13 -12 -11 -8 -7 -12 -15 -15 -13 -10 -15 -19 -20 -20 -17 -14 -13 -13 -12 -13 -17 -18 -18 -19
Chill °C
-23 -24 -26 -23 -21 -23 -20 -18 -20 -30 -30 -22 -23 -25 -28 -37 -36 -26 -23 -22 -22 -26 -26 -31 -35 -34 -30
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 200 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-15-16-14-11-11-10-7-7-9-14-14-9-10-12-16-20-19-14-13-12-12-12-12-14-18-18-17-12-13-11-7-7-6-4-4-5-9-9-5-5-9-14-17-15-10-8-7-7-8-9-11-16-15-14-8-7-8-3-2-3010-2-200-1-6-14-12-8-3-1-1-2-4-5-9-9-9
Sunrise
8:33 - - 8:30 - - 8:26 - - 8:23 - - 8:21 - - 8:18 - - 8:15 - - 8:11 - - 8:07 - -
Sunset
- 5:34 - - 5:37 - - 5:39 - - 5:42 - - 5:45 - - 5:47 - - 5:50 - - 5:52 - - 5:55 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Friesland at the specific elevation of 1700 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Friesland. 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
Base Arturo Prat
32 km NE
5m alt.
3 hours ago
-3.7° C
partially cloudy
No report.
7
Light winds from the SSW
(7 kph at 200).
10 km
Teniente R Marsh
83 km NE
45m alt.
1 hour ago
-7° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
13
Light winds from the NNW
(13 kph at 340).
Low: overcast
Teniente Jubany
94 km ENE
4m alt.
3 hours ago
-6.4° C
-
13
Light winds from the NW
(13 kph at 320).
32 km
Mid: scattered
Bernardo O'Higgins (Antarctica)
136 km ESE
10m alt.
3 hours ago
-4.3° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the NNW
(6 kph at 340).
Esperanza Base
181 km ESE
13m alt.
3 hours ago
-10.9° C
-
7
Light winds from the SE
(7 kph at 160).
30 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. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Mount Friesland and within an acceptable time window.

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