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– Lat/Long: 82.87° S 164.75° W

AyRawson Plateau or Mount Rawson
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

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Issued: 5 pm Tue 21 May Local Time
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Days 1–4 Weather Summary

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Thu night, min -30°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the ESE on Tue night, light winds from the E by Thu afternoon).

Days 5–7 Weather Summary

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun afternoon. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Sun afternoon, min -23°C on Fri afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SE on Fri night, light winds from the ENE by Sat night).

Days 8–10 Weather Summary

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Thu morning, min -28°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Tue afternoon, gales from the ESE by Thu morning).

Days 11–13 Weather Summary

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Thu night, min -17°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (gales from the ESE on Thu afternoon, light winds from the NE by Sat night).

Tue
21
Wednesday
22
Thursday
23
Friday
24
Saturday
25
Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
Thursday
30
Friday
31
Saturday
1
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cloud
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light snow
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clear
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cloudy
 km/h
30
SE
35
ESE
35
ESE
25
SE
20
ESE
25
SE
5
E
20
ESE
35
SSE
25
S
40
SE
35
ESE
30
ESE
10
ENE
30
ESE
25
E
25
ESE
25
SW
35
WSW
25
W
15
NNW
15
NW
10
ESE
30
SE
45
ESE
65
ESE
70
ESE
70
ESE
65
ESE
50
ESE
35
ESE
40
SE
50
SE
35
SE
20
SSE
20
NE
Wave Height Map
T antarctica.wind.3.cc23
T antarctica.wind.24.cc23
T antarctica.wind.48.cc23
T antarctica.wind.72.cc23
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T antarctica.wind.120.cc23
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T antarctica.wind.240.cc23
T antarctica.wind.264.cc23
T antarctica.wind.288.cc23
 cm 
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max°C
-30
-27
-25
-25
-24
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-21
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min°C
-30
-29
-26
-25
-25
-26
-25
-23
-23
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-23
-21
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-26
-22
-19
-13
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-10
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chill°C 
-45
-44
-41
-38
-37
-39
-31
-31
-37
-35
-36
-35
-34
-30
-31
-29
-29
-33
-33
-38
-38
-36
-36
-41
-38
-35
-28
-26
-23
-22
-21
-26
-26
-27
-26
-26
Freezing level (m
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Sunrise
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Rawson Plateau or Mount Rawson Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Rawson Plateau or Mount Rawson is: Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Thu night, min -30°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the ESE on Tue night, light winds from the E by Thu afternoon).

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

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun afternoon. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Sun afternoon, min -23°C on Fri afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SE on Fri night, light winds from the ENE by Sat night).

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

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Thu morning, min -28°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Tue afternoon, gales from the ESE by Thu morning).

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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Williams Field
754 km W
8m alt.
2 hours ago
-26° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
28
Moderate winds from the NNE.(Wind varies from 340 to 100 degs)
(28 kph at 20).
10.0 km
Low: overcast
hy2c221E70S
1555 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
48
Strong winds from the NW
(48 kph at 318).
- km
hy2c220E70S
1559 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
45
Strong winds from the NW
(45 kph at 325).
- km
hy2c204E69S
1560 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
38
Fresh winds from the W
(38 kph at 275).
- km
hy2c219E70S
1568 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
44
Strong winds from the NNW
(44 kph at 330).
- km

* 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.