Mount Rutford
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Rutford Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu morning. Extremely cold (max -25°C on Fri morning, min -32°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WSW on Thu night, calm by Sat morning).

Days 3-6 Mount Rutford Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -26°C on Wed morning, min -33°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Sun morning, fresh winds from the SW by Mon afternoon).

Days 6-9 Mount Rutford Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri afternoon. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Thu night, min -30°C on Sat afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Wednesday
24
Thursday
25
Friday
26
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
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
Wind km/h
30 NNW30
35 WNW35
50 WSW50
30 WNW30
25 WNW25
25 N25
5 SSE5
10 SSW10
5 SSE5
5 SSE5
10 SSW10
15 WSW15
30 WSW30
35 SW35
25 WSW25
15 SW15
15 SW15
30 SSW30
30 SW30
20 WSW20
20 NNW20
30 NNW30
25 NW25
20 NW20
15 NNW15
20 N20
10 NNW10
light snow light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow mod. snow light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear snow shwrs light snow light snow mod. snow light snow light snow snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 2 1 2 1 6 3 2 2 1 - - - - - - - - - - 2 3 2 6 3 5 3
High °C
-26 -28 -26 -25 -25 -26 -31 -32 -30 -29 -29 -29 -30 -32 -33 -33 -33 -27 -26 -25 -24 -24 -25 -23 -24 -26 -27
Low °C
-27 -30 -31 -25 -25 -31 -32 -32 -32 -29 -29 -29 -31 -33 -33 -33 -33 -32 -26 -25 -24 -25 -25 -25 -25 -27 -28
Chill °C
-41 -44 -42 -39 -38 -39 -37 -42 -37 -36 -38 -39 -45 -49 -50 -44 -45 -42 -40 -37 -35 -37 -38 -34 -34 -38 -38
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
-32-35-32-32-31-32-37-38-36-36-35-35-36-38-38-38-38-32-31-29-29-29-30-29-29-31-32-26-28-26-25-25-26-31-32-30-29-29-29-30-32-33-33-33-27-26-25-24-24-25-23-24-26-27-21-22-19-18-19-21-25-26-23-22-22-23-24-27-27-27-27-22-20-20-19-19-20-18-19-21-21-17-16-12-12-14-17-20-21-17-17-17-17-18-22-21-21-23-16-15-15-15-15-16-14-15-17-17-11-10-6-5-8-11-14-15-11-11-11-11-12-16-15-15-17-10-9-9-9-9-10-8-9-11-11
Sunrise
8:06 - - 7:45 - - 7:21 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - -
Sunset
- 4:44 - - 5:02 - - 5:28 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Rutford at the specific elevation of 3500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Rutford. 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
University Wisconsin Id 8917
548 km NE
1395m alt.
3 hours ago
-20.0° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the NE
(20 kph at 50).
Limbert
721 km ENE
40m alt.
3 hours ago
-29.3° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the SW
(20 kph at 220).
Filchner
836 km ESE
105m alt.
3 hours ago
-36.4° C
No report.
24
Moderate winds from the WSW
(24 kph at 240).
Fossil Bluff
940 km NE
55m alt.
3 hours ago
-6.4° C
No report.
19
Light winds from the NNW
(19 kph at 330).
Butler Island
986 km ENE
91m alt.
3 hours ago
-25.2° C
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the SE
(22 kph at 150).

* 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 Rutford and within an acceptable time window.