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Rawson Plateau or Mount Rawson
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Rawson Plateau or Mount Rawson Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Tue morning, min -13°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Tue afternoon, fresh winds from the ESE by Thu night).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Fri morning, min -14°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Wed night, min -13°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Monday
16
Tuesday
17
Wednesday
18
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partially cloudy
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clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
10 WSW10
10 SSE10
10 SE10
20 NE20
20 ENE20
20 E20
20 E20
15 SE15
30 SE30
25 ESE25
20 E20
10 ESE10
15 ENE15
15 E15
20 SE20
20 SSE20
15 SSW15
15 WSW15
25 WSW25
25 WNW25
15 WNW15
5 NW5
5 NW5
0 N0
5 SE5
5 SSE5
10 SSW10
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
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High °C
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Low °C
-10 -10 -11 -12 -12 -13 -12 -11 -11 -11 -11 -14 -14 -13 -13 -12 -12 -13 -12 -12 -13 -13 -13 -13 -13 -13 -12
Chill °C
-15 -14 -16 -20 -20 -20 -18 -17 -20 -20 -20 -19 -21 -20 -21 -20 -20 -18 -22 -22 -20 -16 -13 -13 -13 -17 -17
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
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Sunset
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Rawson Plateau or Mount Rawson Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Rawson Plateau or Mount Rawson is: Mostly dryTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Tue morning, min -13°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Tue afternoon, fresh winds from the ESE by Thu night).

Rawson Plateau or Mount Rawson Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -11°C on Fri morning, min -14°C on Fri night)Wind will be generally light.

Rawson Plateau or Mount Rawson Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -11°C on Wed night, min -13°C on Mon night)Wind will be generally light.

This table gives the weather forecast for Rawson Plateau or Mount Rawson at the specific elevation of 1500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Rawson Plateau or Mount Rawson. 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
Lettau
138 km WSW
55m alt.
3 hours ago
-7.0° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the WSW
(22 kph at 250).
Siple Dome
275 km ENE
620m alt.
3 hours ago
-8.9° C
-
17
Light winds from the SW
(17 kph at 230).
Elaine
283 km SW
60m alt.
3 hours ago
-2.8° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
UnivWi21356
388 km E
549m alt.
3 hours ago
-4.9° C
-
7
Light winds from the NNE
(7 kph at 30).
Gill
393 km WNW
30m alt.
3 hours ago
-4.0° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 330).

* 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 Rawson Plateau or Mount Rawson and within an acceptable time window.