Mount Stephenson
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Stephenson Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu morning. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Wed afternoon, min -25°C on Thu afternoon). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the N on Tue night, gales from the N by Wed afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount Stephenson Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Extremely cold (max -24°C on Fri morning, min -30°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNE on Fri morning, calm by Sun night).

Days 6-9 Mount Stephenson Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Extremely cold (max -25°C on Wed morning, min -31°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNE on Mon morning, severe gales from the N by Wed night).

Monday
20
Tuesday
21
Wednesday
22
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
light snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
heavy snow
Wind km/h
40 NNE40
45 NNE45
30 N30
55 N55
75 N75
70 N70
70 NNE70
60 N60
35 NNE35
30 NNE30
10 NNE10
15 NNW15
15 NNW15
15 NW15
25 NW25
15 NE15
15 E15
5 WSW5
5 NNE5
15 NNE15
25 NNE25
15 NW15
20 WNW20
10 WNW10
25 N25
65 N65
70 N70
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
5 4 5 5 10 20 10 5 10 7 8 14 5 3 1 2 3 5 - - 2 - - - - 2 13
High °C
-20 -21 -21 -20 -19 -20 -22 -25 -24 -24 -25 -26 -29 -29 -27 -27 -28 -29 -29 -29 -29 -30 -29 -26 -25 -25 -25
Low °C
-20 -22 -22 -21 -20 -21 -23 -25 -25 -25 -26 -28 -29 -30 -29 -27 -29 -29 -29 -29 -30 -31 -29 -29 -25 -25 -26
Chill °C
-34 -36 -37 -37 -35 -37 -40 -44 -39 -38 -32 -35 -39 -42 -38 -38 -39 -29 -35 -39 -42 -42 -41 -35 -38 -44 -45
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
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Sunrise
10:26 - - 10:21 - - 10:15 - - 10:11 - - 10:07 - - 10:02 - - 9:56 - - 9:52 - - 9:48 - -
Sunset
- 5:00 - - 5:06 - - 5:09 - - 5:15 - - 5:19 - - 5:22 - - 5:28 - - 5:31 - - 5:36 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Stephenson at the specific elevation of 2987 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Stephenson. 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
Fossil Bluff
176 km SSE
55m alt.
3 hours ago
-6.1° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the WNW
(6 kph at 300).
San-Martin-Base
215 km NNE
4m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.8° C
-
24
Moderate winds from the ENE
(24 kph at 70).
40 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Rothera Pt Bri-base
260 km NNE
16m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.7° C
No report.
46
Strong winds from the NNE
(46 kph at 30).
Butler Island
432 km SE
91m alt.
3 hours ago
-24.3° C
No report.
26
Moderate winds from the SSE
(26 kph at 140).
Larsen Ice
493 km NE
17m alt.
3 hours ago
No report.
6
Light winds from the WSW
(6 kph at 250).

* 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 Stephenson and within an acceptable time window.