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– Lat/Long: 82.87° S 164.75° W

Rawson Plateau or Mount Rawson
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 6pm Fri 27 Nov Local Time
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Rawson Plateau or Mount Rawson Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Sat night, min -16°C on Fri afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SE on Sat morning, light winds from the SSE by Mon morning).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Mon afternoon, min -16°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, fresh winds from the SE by Thu morning).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Thu night, min -16°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the SSE on Fri night, moderate winds from the SE by Sat night).

(Days 10-12):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Mon night, min -16°C on Sun afternoon). Mainly fresh winds.

Thursday
3
Friday
4
Saturday
5
Sunday
6
Monday
7
Tuesday
8
Wed
9
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clear
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clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
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clear
partially cloudy
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light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
30 SSE30
45 SE45
55 SE55
50 SE50
50 SE50
30 SSE30
15 SW15
25 WSW25
10 SSW10
10 SSE10
15 ENE15
10 ENE10
5 NE5
5 N5
5 WSW5
10 SSW10
15 SSE15
30 SSE30
40 SSE40
55 SE55
45 SE45
50 SE50
60 SE60
60 SSE60
45 SSE45
20 SE20
25 E25
25 ENE25
25 E25
20 ESE20
15 E15
15 E15
25 ENE25
30 NE30
30 ENE30
25 ENE25
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
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Low °C
-16 -16 -15 -15 -15 -14 -14 -15 -15 -14 -15 -16 -16 -16 -16 -16 -16 -16 -15 -15 -14 -14 -14 -15 -15 -16 -16 -16 -14 -11 -10 -10 -10 -10 -10 -10
Chill °C
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Freezing level m
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Sunrise
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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 dryExtremely cold (max -14°C on Sat night, min -16°C on Fri afternoon)Winds decreasing (near gales from the SE on Sat morning, light winds from the SSE by Mon morning).

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

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -14°C on Mon afternoon, min -16°C on Tue morning)Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, fresh winds from the SE by Thu morning).

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

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -14°C on Thu night, min -16°C on Sat night)Winds decreasing (severe gales from the SSE on Fri night, moderate winds from the SE by Sat night).

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
Cape Ross
915 km W
201m alt.
3 hours ago
-3.6° C
No report.
14
Light winds from the NW
(14 kph at 320).
Baia Terra Nova
1105 km WNW
80m alt.
3 hours ago
-0.6° C
No report.
11
Light winds from the E
(11 kph at 90).
Cape Phillips
1223 km WNW
780m alt.
3 hours ago
-7.8° C
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 240).
PriestleyGlacier
1255 km WNW
1925m alt.
3 hours ago
-16.1° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 270).
Possession Island
1330 km WNW
30m alt.
3 hours ago
0.0° C
No report.

* 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.