Mount Kaplan
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Kaplan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -18°C on Mon afternoon, min -24°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SE on Sun night, strong winds from the SSE by Mon night).

Days 3-6 Mount Kaplan Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri afternoon. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Thu night, min -22°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SE on Fri morning, light winds from the SE by Sat afternoon).

Days 6-9 Mount Kaplan Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Sat night, min -27°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Sunday
23
Monday
24
Tue
25
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
15 ESE15
15 SSE15
20 SSE20
35 SSE35
30 SSE30
25 SE25
25 SSE25
20 SSE20
20 SSE20
25 SSE25
20 SE20
30 SE30
25 SE25
35 SE35
25 SE25
20 SE20
15 ESE15
10 SE10
10 SSE10
5 SW5
5 SSE5
20 SSE20
20 SSE20
15 SSE15
15 S15
5 SSE5
10 SSE10
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 3 5 - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-20 -19 -18 -20 -23 -23 -22 -21 -21 -21 -18 -16 -15 -15 -16 -17 -17 -17 -18 -20 -22 -23 -22 -22 -24 -26 -26
Low °C
-21 -19 -19 -24 -23 -23 -23 -22 -22 -22 -20 -17 -16 -15 -16 -18 -18 -17 -19 -21 -23 -24 -22 -23 -27 -26 -27
Chill °C
-30 -27 -28 -33 -36 -36 -33 -32 -32 -32 -29 -28 -26 -27 -27 -27 -24 -23 -25 -25 -28 -34 -32 -32 -35 -33 -34
Freezing level m
150 350 650 50 0 0 0 50 150 0 300 900 950 1300 1150 700 650 800 300 150 50 0 0 50 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-24-23-23-24-27-27-26-26-26-25-22-20-20-20-20-22-21-21-22-24-26-27-26-27-29-31-31-20-19-18-20-23-23-22-21-21-21-18-16-15-15-16-17-17-17-18-20-22-23-22-22-24-26-26-14-13-12-14-17-17-16-15-15-15-12-9-9-8-9-11-11-10-12-15-16-17-16-16-18-20-20-8-6-5-7-10-10-10-9-9-9-5-3-2-1-2-4-4-4-7-9-9-11-9-9-12-13-13
Sunrise
- 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 -
Sunset
- - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Kaplan at the specific elevation of 3500 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.
52 minutes ago
-19° C
clear
-
26
Moderate winds from the NE
(26 kph at 40).
Low: few
Minna Bluff
683 km NW
920m alt.
3 hours ago
0.0° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Linda
684 km NW
50m alt.
3 hours ago
-10.7° C
-
6
Light winds from the SSE
(6 kph at 140).
Williams Field
758 km NW
8m alt.
3 hours ago
-6.6° C
clear
-
22
Moderate winds from the ESE
(22 kph at 120).
Low: few
Mid: few
High: few
Mcmurdo Williams
758 km NW
22m alt.
47 minutes ago
-8° C
clear
-
17
Light winds from the N
(17 kph at 10).
Low: few
Mid: few
High: 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 Kaplan and within an acceptable time window.