Mount Kaplan
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Kaplan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -38°C on Mon afternoon, min -47°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Mon afternoon, gales from the SSE by Wed night).

Days 3-6 Mount Kaplan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -38°C on Thu afternoon, min -42°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SSE on Sat afternoon, light winds from the SE by Sun morning).

Days 6-9 Mount Kaplan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -41°C on Sun afternoon, min -43°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Sunday
29
Monday
30
Tuesday
31
Wed
1
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 AM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
5 SE5
15 WSW15
30 SSW30
40 SSW40
30 E30
45 SSE45
55 SSE55
60 SSE60
60 ESE60
40 SE40
30 SSW30
40 SSE40
35 SSE35
40 SSE40
45 SSE45
45 SSE45
40 SSE40
10 SE10
10 SE10
10 ESE10
10 NE10
15 NE15
10 NE10
10 ENE10
5 E5
5 SSE5
5 SSE5
some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-38 -39 -42 -46 -40 -39 -39 -39 -39 -38 -38 -40 -40 -39 -39 -40 -40 -41 -41 -42 -41 -41 -41 -41 -42 -43 -43
Low °C
-39 -42 -44 -47 -47 -39 -39 -42 -41 -38 -39 -40 -40 -40 -39 -40 -42 -42 -41 -42 -42 -41 -42 -41 -42 -43 -43
Chill °C
-45 -51 -61 -68 -60 -61 -62 -62 -62 -58 -55 -61 -60 -60 -60 -62 -61 -49 -51 -53 -54 -55 -55 -52 -50 -50 -52
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
-38-39-42-46-40-39-39-39-39-38-38-40-40-39-39-40-40-41-41-42-41-41-41-41-42-43-43-34-36-39-43-37-35-34-35-36-34-34-36-37-35-35-36-36-37-37-38-37-37-37-37-37-39-39-29-31-35-40-32-30-29-29-30-29-28-31-31-29-28-30-31-32-31-31-31-31-31-31-31-33-34-23-25-29-34-26-24-23-23-25-23-22-25-26-23-23-25-26-26-25-25-25-25-25-24-25-27-27
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 4230 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
-65° C
moderate snow
Ice crystals.
22
Moderate winds from the E
(22 kph at 90).
Mid: few
Linda
684 km NW
50m alt.
2 hours ago
-21.5° C
No report.
70
Gales from the S
(70 kph at 190).
Amundsen-Scott
727 km S
2835m alt.
2 hours ago
-
26 km
Mid: clear
Williams Field
758 km NW
8m alt.
2 hours ago
-17° C
moderate snow
Blowing moderate snow.
33
Fresh winds from the ESE
(33 kph at 110).
Low: overcast
Mcmurdo Base
761 km NW
34m alt.
2 hours ago
-16.9° C
moderate snow
Slight to moderate drifting snow, above eye level.
33
Fresh winds from the ESE
(33 kph at 110).
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 Kaplan and within an acceptable time window.