Mount Saunders
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Saunders Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -30°C on Fri night, min -34°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SE on Fri night, calm by Mon morning).

Days 3-6 Mount Saunders Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -35°C on Mon night, min -38°C on Thu afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, fresh winds from the SE by Thu night).

Days 6-9 Mount Saunders Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -38°C on Thu night, min -42°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SE on Sat morning, near gales from the SSE by Mon afternoon).

Friday
29
Saturday
30
Sun
1
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
25 SE25
15 SE15
20 SSE20
25 SSE25
25 SE25
20 SE20
10 SE10
5 SSE5
0 WSW0
5 NE5
15 NNE15
20 NNE20
10 NNE10
10 SE10
15 SE15
25 SE25
25 SE25
35 SSE35
40 SE40
45 SE45
40 SSE40
35 SSE35
30 SE30
30 SE30
35 SE35
45 SE45
50 SSE50
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-30 -30 -30 -30 -31 -32 -32 -34 -34 -35 -35 -36 -35 -35 -35 -35 -36 -38 -38 -39 -40 -41 -41 -41 -41 -41 -41
Low °C
-31 -30 -30 -31 -31 -32 -34 -34 -34 -35 -36 -36 -36 -35 -35 -36 -37 -38 -39 -40 -40 -41 -41 -41 -42 -41 -42
Chill °C
-44 -42 -44 -44 -46 -46 -44 -34 -34 -35 -48 -51 -46 -45 -48 -49 -53 -57 -58 -60 -60 -62 -60 -60 -60 -63 -64
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
-30-30-30-30-31-32-32-34-34-35-35-36-35-35-35-35-36-38-38-39-40-41-41-41-41-41-41
Sunrise
- 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 -
Sunset
- - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Saunders at the specific elevation of 2895 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Saunders. 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
Amundsen-Scott Airport
518 km S
2830m alt.
4 hours ago
-54° C
moderate snow
Ice crystals.
7
Light winds from the ENE
(7 kph at 70).
Low: few
Amundsen-Scott
612 km S
2835m alt.
4 hours ago
-
31 km
Mid: few
Williams Field
836 km N
8m alt.
4 hours ago
n/a° C
clear
-
26
Moderate winds from the E
(26 kph at 90).
Mcmurdo Base
838 km N
34m alt.
4 hours ago
-19.0° C
-
26
Moderate winds from the E
(26 kph at 90).
31 km
Mid: clear
Cape Ross
966 km N
201m alt.
43 minutes ago
-15.5° C
-
28
Moderate winds from the SE
(28 kph at 170).

* 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 Saunders and within an acceptable time window.