Mount Stephenson
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Stephenson Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Fri morning, min -25°C on Sat afternoon). Mainly severe gales.

Days 3-6 Mount Stephenson Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Mon night, min -26°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WSW on Sun morning, near gales from the WSW by Mon afternoon).

Days 6-9 Mount Stephenson Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Thu afternoon, min -20°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WSW on Wed afternoon, extremely windy from the WNW by Fri night).

Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
Thursday
25
Fri
26
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
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
heavy snow
Wind km/h
75 WSW75
30 WSW30
20 WNW20
40 WSW40
50 WNW50
60 WNW60
75 WSW75
50 WSW50
55 SW55
45 WSW45
30 WSW30
35 SW35
45 SSW45
40 SW40
55 WSW55
55 WSW55
50 WSW50
40 SW40
45 SW45
30 SW30
20 WSW20
35 WNW35
55 W55
60 WNW60
50 NW50
75 NW75
90 NNW90
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
38 2 3 21 12 23 24 4 4 6 1 1 1 - 7 34 18 14 3 - - 14 24 24 49 14 14
High °C
-13 -15 -15 -14 -12 -12 -18 -23 -24 -24 -25 -25 -22 -21 -20 -19 -19 -20 -18 -17 -15 -12 -11 -9 -9 -12 -12
Low °C
-15 -16 -15 -15 -13 -13 -23 -24 -25 -25 -26 -25 -24 -21 -20 -20 -20 -21 -20 -17 -16 -14 -11 -9 -11 -12 -13
Chill °C
-27 -25 -24 -26 -26 -25 -34 -40 -42 -40 -39 -40 -38 -35 -36 -35 -34 -34 -31 -29 -25 -25 -24 -21 -21 -27 -27
Freezing level m
450 0 300 250 500 750 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 150 650 600 450 450
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Sunrise
- 5:24 - - 5:18 - - 5:13 - - 5:09 - - 5:03 - - 4:58 - - 4:54 - - 4:48 - - 4:43 -
Sunset
- - 9:27 - - 9:30 - - 9:36 - - 9:40 - - 9:45 - - 9:50 - - 9:54 - - 10:00 - - 10:05

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
-6.4° C
No report.
19
Light winds from the NNW
(19 kph at 330).
San-Martin-Base
215 km NNE
4m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.5° C
light snow
Intermittent light snow.
7
Light winds from the ENE
(7 kph at 70).
2.0 km
Mid: overcast
Rothera Point Research Station
260 km NNE
16m alt.
3 hours ago
0.4° C
partially cloudy
Intermittent light snow.
11
Light winds from the NNE
(11 kph at 20).
37 km
Mid: overcast
Butler Island
432 km SE
91m alt.
3 hours ago
-25.2° C
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the SE
(22 kph at 150).
Larsen Ice
493 km NE
17m alt.
3 hours ago
No report.
Wind obs. (7 kph from 250 degs) was rejected
.

* 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.