Mount Kaplan
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Kaplan Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -34°C on Sun morning, min -40°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Sun morning, strong winds from the NW by Tue night).

Days 3-6 Mount Kaplan Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed morning. Extremely cold (max -39°C on Wed morning, min -41°C on Thu afternoon). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Wed morning, light winds from the NE by Fri afternoon).

Days 6-9 Mount Kaplan Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -40°C on Sat morning, min -47°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Saturday
30
Sunday
1
Monday
2
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
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
15 WNW15
20 WNW20
20 WNW20
20 NW20
20 NW20
30 NW30
35 NNW35
40 NW40
45 NNW45
40 NNW40
35 N35
25 NNE25
25 NNE25
20 NNE20
20 NNE20
10 NNE10
10 NE10
10 E10
10 E10
15 ESE15
15 ESE15
15 ESE15
15 ESE15
10 ESE10
10 ESE10
15 SSE15
15 SE15
clear some clouds clear clear clear some clouds cloudy some clouds light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - 2 1 2 4 1 1 2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-34 -35 -35 -36 -37 -38 -38 -39 -39 -39 -39 -40 -40 -40 -40 -40 -40 -40 -40 -41 -42 -42 -42 -43 -43 -44 -44
Low °C
-35 -35 -36 -36 -37 -38 -39 -40 -40 -39 -39 -40 -40 -41 -41 -40 -40 -41 -40 -41 -42 -42 -43 -43 -44 -44 -45
Chill °C
-48 -49 -50 -50 -52 -55 -57 -60 -60 -59 -59 -58 -57 -55 -53 -52 -50 -51 -51 -54 -56 -56 -55 -55 -55 -59 -55
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
-34-35-35-36-37-38-38-39-39-39-39-40-40-40-40-40-40-40-40-41-42-42-42-43-43-44-44-30-30-31-31-32-34-34-35-35-34-35-36-36-36-36-35-36-36-36-37-38-38-38-38-39-40-40-23-24-25-25-27-28-29-30-29-29-29-30-30-30-30-29-30-30-30-31-32-32-32-32-33-34-34-17-17-19-19-20-22-22-23-23-22-23-23-23-23-23-23-23-24-24-24-25-25-26-26-27-28-28
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
Elaine
157 km N
60m alt.
2 hours ago
-28.5° C
No report.
11
Light winds from the W
(11 kph at 260).
Lettau
255 km NE
55m alt.
2 hours ago
-
11
Light winds from the SSW
(11 kph at 200).
Gill
514 km NNE
30m alt.
2 hours ago
No report.
Schwerdtfeger
522 km NW
60m alt.
2 hours ago
-27.8° C
No report.
9
Light winds from the WSW
(9 kph at 240).
Marilyn
535 km NW
75m alt.
2 hours ago
-32.9° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the SE
(7 kph at 180).

* 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.