Mount Kirkpatrick
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Kirkpatrick Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue morning. Extremely cold (max -42°C on Tue morning, min -44°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the NNE on Tue morning, fresh winds from the ENE by Thu night).

Days 3-6 Mount Kirkpatrick Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -43°C on Fri morning, min -47°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the ENE on Fri morning, near gales from the NW by Sun morning).

Days 6-9 Mount Kirkpatrick Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -44°C on Mon morning, min -50°C on Wed afternoon). Mainly fresh winds.

Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
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
light snow
snow showers
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
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
55 NNE55
55 NNE55
40 NNE40
35 NE35
50 NE50
50 NE50
40 NE40
35 NE35
35 NE35
25 ENE25
30 ENE30
35 ENE35
40 ENE40
50 ENE50
40 ENE40
60 NNW60
50 NNW50
35 NNW35
30 NW30
25 NNW25
30 NW30
20 WNW20
20 NW20
20 N20
15 NNE15
15 N15
15 NNW15
light snow snow shwrs 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 some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 1 2 1 1 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-42 -42 -42 -43 -43 -43 -44 -44 -44 -43 -44 -44 -44 -44 -46 -45 -44 -44 -44 -44 -45 -45 -45 -46 -48 -49 -49
Low °C
-42 -42 -43 -43 -43 -44 -44 -44 -44 -43 -44 -44 -44 -45 -47 -46 -44 -45 -44 -44 -46 -46 -46 -48 -49 -50 -50
Chill °C
-66 -66 -64 -64 -67 -67 -66 -65 -65 -62 -63 -65 -67 -68 -71 -71 -68 -65 -64 -63 -65 -63 -62 -64 -65 -64 -65
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
-42-42-42-43-43-43-44-44-44-43-44-44-44-44-46-45-44-44-44-44-45-45-45-46-48-49-49-39-39-39-40-40-41-41-41-41-41-41-41-40-41-43-44-42-42-41-41-42-42-42-44-46-47-47-34-34-34-35-35-36-36-36-36-35-36-35-35-36-38-41-39-37-36-36-37-38-38-39-40-41-42-28-28-28-29-29-30-30-31-30-30-31-29-29-31-33-36-34-32-31-31-32-33-33-34-35-36-37
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 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Kirkpatrick at the specific elevation of 4528 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Kirkpatrick. 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
Minna Bluff
646 km N
920m alt.
3 hours ago
No report.
37
Fresh winds from the SE
(37 kph at 170).
Linda
652 km N
50m alt.
3 hours ago
-
Wind observation was rejected
.
Williams Field
722 km N
8m alt.
3 hours ago
-27° C
light snow
Light snow.
6
Light winds from the NW
(6 kph at 320).
Low: overcast
Mcmurdo Base
724 km N
34m alt.
3 hours ago
-27.0° C
light snow
Continuous light snow.
6
Light winds from the NW
(6 kph at 320).
31 km
Mid: overcast
Cape Ross
853 km N
201m alt.
1 hour ago
-27.5° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 120).

* 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 Kirkpatrick and within an acceptable time window.