Mount Saunders
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Saunders Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Thu morning, min -19°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (near gales from the SSE on Wed afternoon, severe gales from the SSE by Thu night).

Days 3-6 Mount Saunders Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Sat afternoon, min -23°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SSE on Sat night, fresh winds from the SE by Mon morning).

Days 6-9 Mount Saunders Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -20°C on Thu afternoon, min -24°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SE on Wed night, light winds from the NNE by Fri afternoon).

Tuesday
25
Wednesday
26
Thursday
27
Fri
28
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
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
Wind km/h
55 SSE55
70 SE70
70 SE70
70 SE70
85 SSE85
75 SSE75
75 SSE75
70 SSE70
60 SSE60
50 SSE50
55 SSE55
55 SSE55
55 SSE55
55 SSE55
40 SE40
30 SE30
45 SSE45
40 SE40
35 SE35
35 SE35
30 SE30
30 SE30
35 SE35
30 SE30
30 ESE30
25 ESE25
15 E15
clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1
High °C
-19 -13 -9 -9 -9 -13 -14 -15 -16 -17 -19 -21 -21 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22 -23 -21 -20 -21 -20
Low °C
-19 -19 -11 -9 -12 -13 -14 -15 -16 -18 -21 -21 -21 -23 -22 -22 -22 -22 -22 -23 -22 -22 -24 -22 -21 -21 -20
Chill °C
-34 -27 -22 -22 -22 -28 -29 -31 -31 -32 -34 -37 -37 -39 -37 -36 -37 -37 -36 -36 -36 -35 -37 -34 -32 -34 -29
Freezing level m
0 50 1300 1600 1400 950 800 450 150 150 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-19-13-9-9-9-13-14-15-16-17-19-21-21-22-22-22-22-22-22-22-22-22-23-21-20-21-20
Sunrise
- - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00
Sunset
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -

Issued local time.

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
Linda
766 km N
50m alt.
2 hours ago
-3.6° C
-
7
Light winds from the NNW
(7 kph at 340).
Williams Field
836 km N
8m alt.
54 minutes ago
0.7° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
High: scattered
Mcmurdo Williams
836 km N
22m alt.
54 minutes ago
-5° C
clear
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Low: few
Mid: few
High: scattered
Mcmurdo Base
838 km N
34m alt.
49 minutes ago
1.2° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 990).
28 km
Mid: few
Cape Ross
966 km N
201m alt.
49 minutes ago
-2.6° C
-
15
Light winds from the NW
(15 kph at 320).

* 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.