Mount Wharton
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Mount Wharton Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -22°C on Sat morning, min -28°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (calm on Fri morning, near gales from the SSW by Sat afternoon).

Days 3-6 Mount Wharton Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue afternoon. Extremely cold (max -29°C on Mon morning, min -36°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the E on Mon night, light winds from the ENE by Wed morning).

Days 6-9 Mount Wharton Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -36°C on Thu morning, min -39°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the E on Fri afternoon, calm by Sun night).

Thursday
23
Friday
24
Saturday
25
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
5 N5
15 ENE15
10 WSW10
45 S45
50 SSW50
45 SSW45
40 SSW40
35 SW35
10 WSW10
25 ENE25
25 E25
30 E30
30 E30
30 E30
25 E25
10 ENE10
5 ENE5
15 ENE15
20 E20
20 E20
15 E15
25 E25
30 E30
20 E20
10 SE10
10 SSE10
15 ESE15
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 4 1 1 1 - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-23 -25 -23 -22 -22 -23 -23 -24 -25 -29 -31 -32 -33 -32 -33 -33 -33 -33 -36 -37 -38 -39 -39 -39 -38 -38 -37
Low °C
-24 -25 -25 -23 -23 -23 -23 -24 -28 -30 -32 -33 -33 -33 -33 -33 -33 -35 -36 -37 -39 -39 -39 -39 -39 -38 -38
Chill °C
-28 -34 -36 -38 -38 -40 -38 -39 -38 -43 -45 -48 -50 -48 -50 -41 -41 -45 -50 -51 -52 -56 -57 -55 -48 -49 -50
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
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Sunrise
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -
Sunset
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Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Mount Wharton at the specific elevation of 2800 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
Cape Ross
497 km NNE
201m alt.
2 hours ago
-11.6° C
-
Baia Terra Nova
723 km NNE
80m alt.
2 hours ago
-7.8° C
-
52
Near gales from the WNW
(52 kph at 290).
Cape Phillips
936 km NNE
201m alt.
2 hours ago
-
6
Light winds from the ENE
(6 kph at 60).
CaseyAus-base
2103 km W
41m alt.
1 hour ago
-21.9° C
light snow
Intermittent light snow.
19
Light winds from the NNE
(19 kph at 30).
40 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Casey Snyder Rocks
2121 km W
42m alt.
3 hours ago
-18.8° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the SE
(22 kph at 180).

* 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.