Mount Kjerringa
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Kjerringa Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Thu morning, min -16°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the SE on Thu morning, severe gales from the SE by Fri night).

Days 3-6 Mount Kjerringa Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon afternoon. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Sun morning, min -15°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SE on Sun morning, light winds from the SSE by Wed morning).

Days 6-9 Mount Kjerringa Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Fri afternoon, min -20°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
Friday
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
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
45 SE45
50 SE50
45 SSE45
50 SE50
60 SE60
80 SE80
80 SE80
75 SE75
65 SE65
55 SE55
55 SE55
60 SE60
50 SE50
45 SE45
35 SSE35
40 SSE40
40 SSE40
35 SSE35
5 SSW5
5 W5
10 WSW10
0 WNW0
10 WSW10
10 SW10
15 SW15
15 SW15
10 WNW10
light snow mod. snow light snow light snow light snow heavy snow light snow mod. snow light snow cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 8 4 3 4 11 5 6 5 - - - - 2 3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-8 -13 -14 -13 -13 -13 -13 -12 -12 -12 -12 -12 -12 -12 -13 -14 -13 -14 -13 -13 -13 -14 -13 -15 -13 -11 -11
Low °C
-12 -13 -14 -14 -13 -16 -14 -12 -12 -12 -12 -13 -13 -12 -14 -14 -14 -15 -13 -13 -14 -14 -14 -16 -15 -13 -13
Chill °C
-17 -26 -27 -26 -26 -28 -28 -27 -26 -25 -25 -25 -25 -24 -25 -26 -25 -26 -20 -16 -18 -20 -18 -22 -20 -18 -16
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
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Sunrise
7:18 - - 7:22 - - 7:24 - - 7:28 - - 7:31 - - 7:35 - - 7:37 - - 7:41 - - 7:45 - -
Sunset
- 7:31 - - 7:28 - - 7:23 - - 7:20 - - 7:15 - - 7:12 - - 7:07 - - 7:04 - - 7:00 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Kjerringa at the specific elevation of 500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Kjerringa. 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
MawsonAus-base
356 km ESE
16m alt.
3 hours ago
-9.0° C
Precipitation within sight but not hitting ground.
20
Moderate winds from the E
(20 kph at 80).
50 km
Mid: overcast
Syowa Base
715 km SW
21m alt.
3 hours ago
-2.5° C
-
80
Severe gales from the ENE
(80 kph at 70).
40 km
Mid: overcast
Davis Base
992 km ESE
13m alt.
3 hours ago
-11.7° C
partially cloudy
Clouds developing.
9
Light winds from the SE
(9 kph at 150).
50 km
Mid: scattered
BirdIslandS Georg
1672 km WNW
15m alt.
1 hour ago
4.0° C
-
11
Light winds from the SSW
(11 kph at 200).
ASCATB6E69S
2067 km SW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
39
Strong winds from the SSW
(39 kph at 19.3).
- km

* 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 Kjerringa and within an acceptable time window.