Mount Rutford
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Rutford Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed night. Extremely cold (max -31°C on Wed night, min -36°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the WSW on Wed afternoon, light winds from the NW by Fri afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount Rutford Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri night. Extremely cold (max -35°C on Fri night, min -40°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, gales from the SW by Sun morning).

Days 6-9 Mount Rutford Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri morning. Extremely cold (max -31°C on Wed night, min -41°C on Tue morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SSW on Tue morning, calm by Thu morning).

Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
Thu
25
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
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
moderate snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
40 W40
35 WNW35
75 WSW75
35 WNW35
35 NNW35
30 NW30
40 W40
50 W50
25 WNW25
5 NW5
15 SW15
30 SW30
35 SW35
70 SW70
60 SW60
60 WSW60
35 SW35
20 SSE20
35 S35
55 SSW55
55 SSW55
35 SSW35
35 SW35
40 SW40
25 WSW25
10 W10
10 NNE10
snow shwrs light snow some clouds snow shwrs light snow light snow some clouds snow shwrs light snow mod. snow some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 2 - 4 3 2 - 1 3 6 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-33 -34 -32 -31 -31 -34 -33 -32 -33 -35 -35 -35 -35 -35 -37 -37 -38 -39 -40 -40 -41 -37 -34 -32 -31 -31 -32
Low °C
-35 -35 -34 -32 -33 -35 -36 -32 -34 -36 -35 -36 -36 -36 -37 -37 -39 -39 -40 -41 -41 -41 -36 -33 -32 -31 -33
Chill °C
-52 -56 -52 -49 -48 -51 -55 -52 -49 -47 -48 -52 -53 -58 -60 -60 -58 -55 -60 -63 -65 -54 -53 -49 -45 -40 -42
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
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Sunrise
- 8:22 - - 8:06 - - 7:45 - - 7:21 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 -
Sunset
- - 4:28 - - 4:44 - - 5:02 - - 5:28 - - 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 4477 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.
7
Light winds from the SE
(7 kph at 160).
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.