Mount McMaster
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount McMaster Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Wed night, min -17°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount McMaster Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Sat night, min -16°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Mount McMaster Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Thu night, min -17°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (calm on Thu night, severe gales from the NE by Sat afternoon).

Wednesday
22
Thursday
23
Fri
24
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 PM
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
20 ENE20
15 N15
5 WNW5
5 WSW5
0 SE0
10 NNE10
5 E5
10 SW10
10 WNW10
10 SSE10
5 WSW5
10 SSW10
10 NE10
0 NNE0
10 SSW10
5 NNW5
0 WSW0
0 NNW0
5 NNE5
5 NNE5
10 NE10
20 NE20
35 ENE35
35 ENE35
10 ENE10
15 WSW15
10 SW10
cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear some clouds cloudy some clouds clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds cloudy some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-13 -14 -16 -15 -15 -16 -16 -17 -16 -13 -13 -13 -14 -15 -15 -15 -16 -16 -16 -15 -15 -15 -14 -12 -10 -11 -14
Low °C
-13 -15 -16 -16 -15 -16 -17 -17 -16 -16 -13 -14 -15 -15 -15 -15 -16 -16 -16 -16 -15 -16 -15 -13 -11 -12 -15
Chill °C
-23 -21 -23 -20 -15 -16 -16 -23 -22 -13 -13 -19 -19 -21 -20 -15 -20 -20 -20 -20 -20 -22 -25 -23 -16 -16 -22
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
- 9:48 - - 9:44 - - 9:40 - - 9:36 - - 9:32 - - 9:29 - - 9:25 - - 9:21 - - 9:17 -
Sunset
- - 5:31 - - 5:35 - - 5:37 - - 5:42 - - 5:45 - - 5:49 - - 5:52 - - 5:54 - - 5:59

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount McMaster at the specific elevation of 500 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
Mawson Base
517 km ESE
16m alt.
2 hours ago
-12.6° C
-
120
Extremely windy from the WNW
(120 kph at 300).
Syowa Base
556 km SSW
21m alt.
2 hours ago
-11.3° C
moderate snow
Slight to moderate drifting snow, above eye level.
44
Strong winds from the E
(44 kph at 80).
40 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
ASCAT46E62S
618 km NW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
56
Near gales from the NW
(56 kph at 135.4).
- km
ASCAT49E61S
693 km NW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
45
Strong winds from the W
(45 kph at 97.3).
- km
ASCAT48E61S
701 km NW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
48
Strong winds from the W
(48 kph at 94.5).
- 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 McMaster and within an acceptable time window.