Rawson Plateau or Mount Rawson
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Rawson Plateau or Mount Rawson Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Thu night, min -22°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the ESE on Tue afternoon, severe gales from the E by Fri morning).

Days 3-6 Rawson Plateau or Mount Rawson Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sun afternoon, min -18°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (gales from the ESE on Fri afternoon, fresh winds from the ESE by Sat night).

Days 6-9 Rawson Plateau or Mount Rawson Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Mon afternoon, min -21°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the ESE on Mon afternoon, light winds from the SE by Wed morning).

Monday
29
Tuesday
30
Wednesday
31
Thu
1
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
10 ESE10
15 ESE15
20 ESE20
30 ESE30
60 SE60
55 ESE55
50 E50
60 ESE60
80 E80
70 ESE70
50 SE50
55 ESE55
45 E45
35 E35
45 SE45
50 E50
40 ESE40
50 ESE50
55 ESE55
45 ESE45
40 ESE40
35 ESE35
35 ESE35
20 ESE20
20 SE20
25 SE25
30 SSE30
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-21 -20 -19 -17 -12 -10 -7 -5 -9 -12 -11 -12 -17 -13 -8 -6 -6 -7 -7 -8 -8 -9 -9 -13 -15 -17 -19
Low °C
-22 -21 -19 -18 -15 -12 -8 -6 -12 -12 -12 -15 -18 -17 -10 -6 -7 -7 -7 -8 -9 -9 -12 -14 -16 -19 -20
Chill °C
-30 -30 -29 -30 -25 -21 -18 -16 -22 -26 -23 -25 -31 -25 -19 -16 -16 -18 -18 -19 -18 -19 -19 -22 -24 -28 -31
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
-30-29-28-26-21-19-19-19-22-24-22-22-28-22-20-19-19-19-19-19-20-20-21-23-24-26-29-25-23-22-21-15-13-12-12-15-18-15-15-22-16-13-12-12-13-12-13-14-14-15-17-19-21-23-21-20-19-17-12-10-7-5-9-12-11-12-17-13-8-6-6-7-7-8-8-9-9-13-15-17-19-23-22-19-16-11-8-4-2-4-8-8-9-14-14-6-3-3-5-6-7-9-9-11-14-15-17-19
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 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
Linda
677 km W
50m alt.
2 hours ago
-22.5° C
-
35
Fresh winds from the SE
(35 kph at 180).
Minna Bluff
692 km W
920m alt.
3 hours ago
No report.
37
Fresh winds from the SE
(37 kph at 170).
Cape Ross
915 km W
201m alt.
1 hour ago
-19.1° C
-
11
Light winds from the SE
(11 kph at 170).
Baia Terra Nova
1105 km WNW
80m alt.
1 hour ago
-18.8° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 230).
Cape Phillips
1223 km WNW
780m alt.
1 hour ago
-19.7° C
-
26
Moderate winds from the N
(26 kph at 10).

* 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.