Mount Wharton
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Wharton Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Mon afternoon, min -15°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Mount Wharton Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Fri morning, min -12°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (calm on Wed night, fresh winds from the ESE by Fri night).

Days 6-9 Mount Wharton Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sat night, min -17°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Sunday
23
Monday
24
Tue
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
heavy snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
Wind km/h
15 SE15
25 SE25
15 SW15
5 ENE5
5 ENE5
5 WNW5
0 WNW0
5 E5
5 SE5
5 SSW5
5 ESE5
5 SE5
30 SE30
25 SE25
10 ESE10
35 ESE35
20 SE20
20 SSE20
0 SW0
5 N5
5 E5
5 NNE5
5 ENE5
5 E5
0 SE0
5 E5
5 NW5
clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds light snow some clouds heavy snow mod. snow mod. snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - 15 10 6 3 - - - - - - - 1
High °C
-12 -11 -10 -10 -13 -13 -13 -12 -12 -11 -10 -10 -6 -5 -5 -7 -9 -8 -8 -8 -10 -12 -12 -12 -12 -14 -15
Low °C
-15 -12 -10 -12 -13 -13 -13 -12 -12 -12 -11 -10 -9 -5 -5 -9 -9 -8 -8 -9 -11 -13 -12 -12 -13 -15 -16
Chill °C
-21 -16 -17 -10 -13 -13 -13 -12 -15 -11 -14 -14 -13 -12 -9 -14 -16 -15 -11 -11 -14 -16 -16 -12 -12 -14 -15
Freezing level m
0 250 400 150 0 0 0 0 100 0 250 350 600 1250 1250 750 650 750 750 650 400 0 0 100 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-17-16-14-13-18-18-17-16-16-15-15-14-11-11-11-12-14-13-12-13-14-17-16-16-17-19-20-12-11-10-10-13-13-13-12-12-11-10-10-6-5-5-7-9-8-8-8-10-12-12-12-12-14-15-6-4-4-5-6-7-7-6-6-6-4-4022-1-2-1-1-2-4-6-6-6-7-8-9
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 Wharton at the specific elevation of 2000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Mount Wharton. 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
352 km NE
50m alt.
2 hours ago
-8.7° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the SE
(20 kph at 160).
Mcmurdo Base
399 km NNE
34m alt.
2 hours ago
-3.2° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the SE
(20 kph at 150).
31 km
Mid: scattered
Williams Field
401 km NNE
8m alt.
2 hours ago
-3.2° C
clear
-
20
Moderate winds from the SSE
(20 kph at 150).
Low: few
Mid: few
High: scattered
Mcmurdo Williams
401 km NNE
22m alt.
53 minutes ago
-7° C
clear
-
24
Moderate winds from the ENE
(24 kph at 60).
Low: few
Mid: few
High: few
Cape Ross
497 km NNE
201m alt.
48 minutes ago
-2.6° C
-
30
Fresh winds from the W
(30 kph at 260).

* 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 Wharton and within an acceptable time window.