Mount Friesland
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Friesland Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Wed night, min -19°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Tue morning, extremely windy from the NNE by Wed night).

Days 3-6 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 -20°C on Sun morning). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the N on Thu morning, light winds from the NNW by Fri night).

Days 6-9 Mount Friesland Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Wed night, min -20°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (calm on Mon afternoon, near gales from the ESE by Tue night).

Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tuesday
28
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
35 WSW35
20 WSW20
20 WSW20
15 WNW15
10 SW10
30 WSW30
30 WNW30
20 NW20
85 NNE85
85 N85
65 NW65
65 WNW65
45 W45
55 W55
50 WNW50
30 NE30
25 E25
30 SSW30
30 SW30
45 SW45
40 SW40
20 SSW20
5 SSE5
20 ENE20
25 E25
35 ESE35
55 ESE55
some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds light snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - 1 1 2 11 12 2 5 - - 3 12 15 13 1 1 - - - - - - -
High °C
-16 -15 -15 -16 -18 -15 -13 -12 -10 -7 -12 -15 -15 -14 -13 -12 -15 -18 -20 -20 -20 -19 -19 -16 -16 -16 -17
Low °C
-16 -15 -16 -17 -19 -19 -14 -13 -12 -8 -15 -16 -15 -14 -14 -13 -18 -19 -20 -20 -20 -19 -19 -19 -16 -16 -19
Chill °C
-28 -24 -25 -24 -26 -27 -24 -22 -25 -20 -26 -30 -28 -28 -24 -22 -25 -32 -33 -35 -35 -30 -23 -26 -27 -28 -32
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 300 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
8:37 - - 8:33 - - 8:30 - - 8:26 - - 8:23 - - 8:21 - - 8:18 - - 8:15 - - 8:11 - -
Sunset
- 5:31 - - 5:34 - - 5:37 - - 5:39 - - 5:42 - - 5:45 - - 5:47 - - 5:50 - - 5:52 -

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.
2 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
-6° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
9
Light winds from the SSE
(9 kph at 150).
Low: broken
Teniente Jubany
94 km ENE
4m alt.
2 hours ago
-4.9° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the SW
(20 kph at 230).
32 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Bernardo O'Higgins (Antarctica)
136 km ESE
10m alt.
2 hours ago
-4.3° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the NNW
(6 kph at 340).
Esperanza Base
181 km ESE
13m alt.
2 hours ago
-9.0° C
-
9
Light winds from the SSE
(9 kph at 140).
40 km
Mid: few

* 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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