Mount Kaplan
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Kaplan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Mon morning, min -30°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the ESE on Sun night, near gales from the SSE by Mon night).

Days 3-6 Mount Kaplan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Thu night, min -26°C on Wed afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SE on Wed night, light winds from the SE by Sat morning).

Days 6-9 Mount Kaplan Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoon. Extremely cold (max -21°C on Sat morning, min -31°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Saturday
22
Sunday
23
Monday
24
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
30 E30
35 E35
30 E30
25 SE25
30 SSE30
45 SSE45
45 SSE45
45 SE45
40 SSE40
35 SSE35
40 SSE40
40 SE40
30 ESE30
35 ESE35
25 SE25
30 SE30
30 SE30
25 SE25
20 SE20
15 SE15
10 SE10
15 SE15
15 SE15
20 SSE20
15 SE15
10 ESE10
15 ESE15
some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - 1 1 1 2 3
High °C
-28 -25 -24 -23 -23 -24 -27 -27 -26 -25 -26 -25 -22 -21 -20 -20 -20 -21 -21 -21 -24 -26 -27 -28 -29 -30 -30
Low °C
-30 -26 -25 -24 -23 -27 -27 -27 -27 -25 -26 -26 -24 -21 -21 -20 -21 -22 -21 -22 -26 -26 -27 -29 -29 -30 -31
Chill °C
-44 -40 -36 -35 -36 -39 -44 -44 -41 -40 -42 -40 -36 -35 -33 -33 -33 -32 -31 -30 -33 -37 -37 -40 -40 -40 -41
Freezing level m
0 100 100 350 550 100 0 0 0 150 200 0 200 750 700 950 950 550 800 850 150 50 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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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 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
-22° C
clear
-
22
Moderate winds from the N
(22 kph at 350).
Low: few
Mid: few
Minna Bluff
683 km NW
920m alt.
2 hours ago
0.0° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Linda
684 km NW
50m alt.
1 hour ago
-5.1° C
-
35
Fresh winds from the SSW
(35 kph at 200).
Amundsen-Scott
727 km S
2835m alt.
1 hour ago
-
Wind obs. (22 kph from 350 degs) was rejected
.
31 km
Mid: few
Williams Field
758 km NW
8m alt.
2 hours ago
-2.3° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
15
Light winds from the S
(15 kph at 170).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
High: broken

* 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.