Mount Wharton
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Wharton Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -25°C on Thu morning, min -31°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, fresh winds from the ESE by Wed night).

Days 3-6 Mount Wharton Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morning. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Sat morning, min -24°C on Thu afternoon). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the SE on Fri morning, calm by Sat morning).

Days 6-9 Mount Wharton Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Tue night, min -22°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Sunday
21
Monday
22
Tuesday
23
Wed
24
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
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
light snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
10 ESE10
10 WNW10
0 E0
5 WNW5
5 W5
10 N10
10 E10
15 ESE15
35 SE35
35 SE35
25 ESE25
45 SE45
70 SE70
25 SSW25
5 SE5
10 SW10
5 SW5
5 NE5
10 ENE10
5 ENE5
5 ENE5
5 E5
5 E5
5 SE5
10 SW10
5 S5
5 ESE5
cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear light snow light snow light snow mod. snow light snow some clouds cloudy some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - 3 3 5 7 5 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-29 -30 -29 -29 -29 -30 -28 -26 -25 -23 -20 -19 -21 -18 -17 -17 -19 -20 -20 -21 -19 -19 -18 -17 -16 -15 -15
Low °C
-29 -31 -30 -29 -29 -30 -29 -28 -25 -24 -22 -20 -22 -21 -18 -18 -19 -20 -21 -22 -20 -19 -19 -18 -17 -16 -15
Chill °C
-37 -36 -29 -35 -37 -39 -36 -42 -40 -38 -31 -34 -39 -24 -21 -23 -25 -20 -28 -28 -24 -19 -23 -22 -22 -15 -15
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
-33-33-32-31-31-32-32-30-30-28-25-25-26-23-21-21-21-22-24-23-23-22-22-21-20-18-18-29-30-29-29-29-30-28-26-25-23-20-19-21-18-17-17-19-20-20-21-19-19-18-17-16-15-15-23-26-26-26-27-27-24-20-18-16-15-13-14-13-13-13-17-16-16-17-15-14-14-12-12-12-11
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
Schwerdtfeger
254 km ENE
60m alt.
2 hours ago
-32.7° C
-
11
Light winds from the NNE
(11 kph at 30).
Minna Bluff
329 km NE
920m alt.
3 hours ago
No report.
37
Fresh winds from the SE
(37 kph at 170).
Elaine
345 km SE
60m alt.
2 hours ago
-34.7° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the SE
(22 kph at 150).
Linda
352 km NE
50m alt.
1 hour ago
-24.9° C
-
6
Light winds from the SE
(6 kph at 160).
Mcmurdo Base
399 km NNE
34m alt.
3 hours ago
-18.5° C
-
7
Light winds from the ENE
(7 kph at 70).
31 km
Mid: mostly cloudy

* 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.