Mount Kaplan
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Kaplan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -30°C on Sat night, min -35°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount Kaplan Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue night. Extremely cold (max -35°C on Tue morning, min -37°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Mount Kaplan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -36°C on Fri morning, min -38°C on Sat afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Friday
29
Saturday
30
Sunday
1
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
5 WNW5
5 WNW5
5 WNW5
5 WNW5
10 W10
10 W10
15 NW15
15 NW15
20 NW20
25 NW25
30 NNW30
25 NNW25
20 N20
15 N15
15 NNE15
15 NNE15
15 NNE15
15 NE15
10 NNE10
5 NNE5
5 N5
5 N5
5 N5
5 NE5
5 NNE5
5 NNE5
0 ESE0
some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - 3 2 1 2 1 1 2 - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-31 -31 -30 -30 -30 -31 -31 -33 -34 -35 -36 -35 -35 -35 -36 -35 -36 -36 -36 -36 -37 -37 -38 -38 -38 -38 -37
Low °C
-31 -31 -31 -30 -31 -31 -32 -33 -35 -36 -36 -36 -35 -36 -36 -36 -36 -37 -36 -37 -37 -37 -38 -38 -38 -38 -38
Chill °C
-37 -38 -37 -37 -39 -41 -43 -45 -47 -51 -53 -49 -49 -48 -49 -48 -48 -47 -46 -44 -44 -37 -38 -38 -45 -38 -46
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
-35-35-35-34-35-35-36-37-38-39-40-39-39-39-40-40-40-41-41-41-42-41-42-42-42-42-42-31-31-30-30-30-31-31-33-34-35-36-35-35-35-36-35-36-36-36-36-37-37-38-38-38-38-37-25-25-24-23-24-25-26-27-28-30-30-30-30-30-30-29-30-31-30-30-31-31-32-32-32-32-31-18-18-18-17-18-19-19-20-22-24-24-24-23-23-23-23-24-24-24-24-24-25-25-26-26-26-25
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 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.
3 hours ago
-52° C
moderate snow
Ice crystals.
6
Light winds from the ENE
(6 kph at 70).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
Amundsen-Scott
727 km S
2835m alt.
3 hours ago
-
28 km
Mid: scattered
Williams Field
758 km NW
8m alt.
3 hours ago
-20° C
clear
-
30
Fresh winds from the E
(30 kph at 80).
Low: few
Mcmurdo Base
761 km NW
34m alt.
3 hours ago
-20.2° C
-
30
Fresh winds from the E
(30 kph at 80).
31 km
Mid: few
Cape Ross
899 km NW
201m alt.
1 hour ago
-16.7° C
-
30
Fresh winds from the SE
(30 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.