Mount Kaplan
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Kaplan Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Fri morning, min -21°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount Kaplan Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -18°C on Sat morning, min -22°C on Sun afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Mount Kaplan Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri afternoon. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Fri morning, min -24°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Tuesday
26
Wednesday
27
Thursday
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
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
5 SW5
5 SSW5
5 SW5
5 SSE5
5 SSE5
5 SSW5
5 SE5
0 SSE0
5 SSW5
5 SSW5
0 SW0
0 WSW0
0 W0
0 WNW0
0 N0
0 ENE0
0 SE0
5 SSE5
5 ESE5
10 E10
5 ESE5
5 ESE5
0 ESE0
0 SE0
0 ESE0
0 ESE0
5 SSE5
clear clear some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow snow shwrs light snow light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 2 2 2 1 1 2 1 1 1
High °C
-19 -20 -21 -19 -19 -18 -17 -17 -19 -18 -18 -19 -20 -21 -21 -20 -20 -20 -20 -21 -22 -24 -24 -23 -21 -21 -20
Low °C
-19 -20 -21 -20 -19 -20 -17 -18 -19 -18 -19 -20 -20 -22 -22 -21 -20 -21 -20 -22 -24 -24 -24 -24 -22 -21 -21
Chill °C
-24 -25 -26 -23 -23 -23 -17 -17 -19 -18 -18 -19 -20 -21 -21 -20 -20 -24 -25 -28 -27 -29 -24 -23 -21 -21 -20
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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
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Sunrise
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -
Sunset
- 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 -

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Kaplan at the specific elevation of 1500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Kaplan. 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
Amundsen-Scott Airport
607 km S
2830m alt.
2 hours ago
n/a° C
moderate snow
Ice crystals.
30
Fresh winds from the N
(30 kph at 10).
Mid: few
High: scattered
Amundsen-Scott
727 km S
2835m alt.
2 hours ago
-
2.4 km
Mid: scattered
Williams Field
758 km NW
8m alt.
2 hours ago
-13° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
37
Fresh winds from the E
(37 kph at 90).
Low: overcast
Mcmurdo Base
761 km NW
34m alt.
2 hours ago
-13.4° C
-
37
Fresh winds from the E
(37 kph at 90).
31 km
Mid: overcast
Cape Ross
899 km NW
201m alt.
2 hours ago
-13.6° C
-
57
Near gales from the SE
(57 kph at 170).

* 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 Kaplan and within an acceptable time window.