Mount Friesland
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Friesland Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Wed afternoon, min -11°C on Thu afternoon). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the NW on Wed morning, stormy winds from the NW by Fri afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount Friesland Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Tue morning, min -11°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNE on Sat night, near gales from the SSW by Mon afternoon).

Days 6-9 Mount Friesland Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Tue afternoon, min -13°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the SW on Tue night, calm by Fri afternoon).

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
light snow
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
40 NW40
50 NNW50
70 WNW70
55 WNW55
55 W55
55 W55
70 NW70
90 NW90
65 W65
50 WSW50
30 W30
15 ENE15
45 SE45
30 SSE30
30 SSW30
60 SSW60
60 SSW60
55 SSW55
60 SSW60
70 SW70
70 SW70
75 SW75
75 SW75
70 SW70
75 SW75
75 SW75
50 SW50
light snow mod. snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs some clouds light snow mod. snow mod. snow snow shwrs clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 6 4 - - - 3 12 13 1 - 4 9 6 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-5 -4 -6 -9 -10 -9 -6 -6 -8 -10 -9 -9 -11 -11 -10 -11 -10 -9 -7 -6 -6 -11 -12 -12 -13 -12 -12
Low °C
-6 -4 -9 -10 -11 -11 -8 -6 -10 -11 -10 -10 -11 -11 -11 -11 -10 -9 -8 -7 -10 -12 -12 -13 -13 -13 -12
Chill °C
-14 -14 -18 -21 -22 -21 -18 -19 -20 -22 -15 -13 -23 -21 -20 -24 -23 -21 -19 -18 -18 -25 -27 -27 -28 -27 -26
Freezing level m
400 700 300 200 150 0 200 450 50 0 0 0 0 0 100 0 0 0 0 100 200 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-5-4-6-9-10-9-6-6-8-10-9-9-11-11-10-11-10-9-7-6-6-11-12-12-13-12-12-20-2-5-6-6-3-3-4-8-7-7-7-6-5-6-6-5-4-3-3-7-8-8-9-9-92221102210-1-1-1010000010-1-1-1-1-1
Sunrise
2:58 - - 2:57 - - 2:56 - - 2:55 - - 2:55 - - 2:55 - - 2:54 - - 2:54 - - 2:55 - -
Sunset
- 10:51 - - 10:52 - - 10:54 - - 10:55 - - 10:57 - - 10:59 - - 11:00 - - 11:00 - - 11:00 -

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
BaseArturoPrat
32 km NE
5m alt.
2 hours ago
1.7° C
Fog, sky visible, becoming thicker.
6
Light winds from the NNW
(6 kph at 340).
0.6 km
Mid: overcast
SHIP2119
67 km WNW
-m alt.
3 hours ago
2.5° C
No report.
30
Fresh winds from the N
(30 kph at 350).
Teniente R Marsh
82 km NE
45m alt.
53 minutes ago
n/a° C
light rain
Light rain .
31
Fresh winds from the N
(31 kph at 360).
FreiChi-base
83 km NE
10m alt.
2 hours ago
0.9° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
31
Fresh winds from the N
(31 kph at 10).
0.4 km
Mid: overcast
Teniente Jubany
94 km ENE
4m alt.
2 hours ago
2.5° C
light rain
Intermittent light rain.
35
Fresh winds from the NW
(35 kph at 320).
28 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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