Mount McMaster
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount McMaster Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Thu night, min -22°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Tue night, near gales from the NE by Thu afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount McMaster Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun night. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Sun night, min -21°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (calm on Fri afternoon, severe gales from the NE by Sat night).

Days 6-9 Mount McMaster Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Thu night, min -28°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WNW on Mon afternoon, gales from the N by Thu night).

Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
Thu
30
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
15 NE15
10 SE10
25 SSW25
20 WSW20
15 NNW15
40 NE40
50 ENE50
35 ENE35
30 ENE30
0 NE0
5 W5
50 NE50
60 NE60
70 NE70
70 NE70
55 NE55
40 ENE40
35 ENE35
20 WNW20
20 WNW20
30 W30
30 W30
20 WSW20
25 SW25
35 SW35
50 SW50
60 SW60
some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds cloudy light snow light snow some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow mod. snow light snow light snow some clouds clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - 1 1 - - - - 1 1 5 4 3 7 1 1 - - - - -
High °C
-22 -20 -20 -20 -21 -18 -16 -15 -19 -20 -20 -21 -19 -18 -18 -18 -16 -18 -20 -22 -25 -26 -28 -26 -26 -26 -26
Low °C
-22 -21 -20 -20 -21 -19 -18 -18 -20 -20 -21 -21 -20 -19 -18 -18 -17 -18 -21 -25 -25 -28 -28 -27 -26 -27 -27
Chill °C
-31 -29 -31 -31 -29 -32 -30 -28 -31 -29 -26 -32 -35 -34 -34 -34 -30 -32 -26 -35 -38 -41 -42 -39 -40 -42 -45
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
-28-28-27-26-24-24-24-23-26-27-28-27-26-24-25-25-23-24-27-30-31-31-31-30-31-31-28-26-26-25-24-23-22-22-21-24-25-26-25-24-22-22-23-21-22-26-29-29-29-30-29-29-29-27-24-23-22-22-22-20-19-18-22-23-23-23-21-20-20-21-18-20-23-25-27-28-29-27-27-28-26-22-20-20-20-21-18-16-15-19-20-20-21-19-18-18-18-16-18-20-22-25-26-28-26-26-26-26-20-18-18-18-19-16-13-12-17-18-18-19-16-16-16-16-13-16-17-19-23-25-27-25-24-25-26-18-17-17-17-18-15-11-10-14-15-16-16-14-13-13-13-10-13-13-16-21-23-26-24-23-24-26
Sunrise
- - 9:25 - - 9:21 - - 9:17 - - 9:12 - - 9:08 - - 9:04 - - 9:00 - - 8:57 - - 8:53
Sunset
5:49 - - 5:52 - - 5:54 - - 5:59 - - 6:01 - - 6:05 - - 6:08 - - 6:12 - - 6:15 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount McMaster at the specific elevation of 1500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount McMaster. 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
Molodeznaja
259 km SW
40m alt.
3 hours ago
-19.1° C
-
24
Moderate winds from the SE
(24 kph at 170).
Mawson Base
517 km ESE
16m alt.
3 hours ago
-9.8° C
State of sky unchanged.
52
Near gales from the SE
(52 kph at 150).
50 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Syowa Base
556 km SSW
21m alt.
3 hours ago
-21.9° C
-
15
Light winds from the SE
(15 kph at 160).
50 km
Mid: few
Zhongshan
1088 km ESE
18m alt.
3 hours ago
-11.3° C
-
19
Light winds from the ENE
(19 kph at 70).
50 km
Mid: scattered
Progress
1089 km ESE
64m alt.
3 hours ago
-11.3° C
-
32
Fresh winds from the ENE
(32 kph at 60).
20 km
Mid: scattered

* 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 McMaster and within an acceptable time window.