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Rawson Plateau or Mount Rawson
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 5pm Sun 05 Jul Local Time
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Rawson Plateau or Mount Rawson Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Mon morning, min -27°C on Wed morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SE on Mon morning, light winds from the SE by Wed morning).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Sat morning, min -28°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the S on Wed night, strong winds from the SE by Fri night).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Sat afternoon, min -28°C on Tue morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SE on Sat night, calm by Mon afternoon).

(Days 10-12):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -28°C on Tue afternoon, min -32°C on Fri afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, strong winds from the SSE by Thu morning).

Saturday
11
Sunday
12
Monday
13
Tuesday
14
Wednesday
15
Thursday
16
Fri
17
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 PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
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partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
Wind km/h
20 ESE20
30 SSE30
55 SE55
50 SE50
50 SE50
30 ESE30
20 E20
20 E20
10 SE10
10 SE10
10 SSE10
25 SSE25
20 SSE20
20 SSE20
25 SE25
25 SE25
40 SE40
35 SE35
35 NE35
40 SE40
30 SSE30
30 SSE30
30 WSW30
20 WNW20
5 E5
10 ESE10
10 SE10
10 SE10
10 SE10
15 SE15
20 SE20
30 SSE30
45 SSE45
45 SSE45
40 SSE40
25 SSE25
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
-18 -16 -15 -17 -22 -25 -26 -26 -26 -26 -27 -28 -27 -27 -27 -26 -17 -15 -15 -16 -16 -17 -18 -20 -23 -24 -27 -28 -29 -30 -31 -29 -30 -30 -29 -28
Low °C
-20 -18 -16 -18 -24 -26 -26 -26 -27 -27 -28 -28 -28 -27 -27 -27 -23 -16 -17 -17 -17 -18 -19 -22 -23 -26 -28 -29 -30 -31 -31 -30 -30 -30 -30 -30
Chill °C
-28 -29 -29 -31 -38 -39 -38 -38 -35 -34 -35 -42 -40 -40 -40 -40 -31 -26 -27 -29 -27 -29 -31 -31 -23 -34 -35 -36 -29 -42 -44 -46 -48 -48 -45 -42
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
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Sunset
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -

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

The weather forecast for Rawson Plateau or Mount Rawson is: Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -15°C on Mon morning, min -27°C on Wed morning)Winds decreasing (near gales from the SE on Mon morning, light winds from the SE by Wed morning).

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

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -15°C on Sat morning, min -28°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (light winds from the S on Wed night, strong winds from the SE by Fri night).

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

A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -15°C on Sat afternoon, min -28°C on Tue morning)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SE on Sat night, calm by Mon afternoon).

This table gives the weather forecast for Rawson Plateau or Mount Rawson at the specific elevation of 500 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.
3 hours ago
-28.1° C
-
39
Strong winds from the S
(39 kph at 190).
Mcmurdo Base
759 km W
34m alt.
2 hours ago
-22.5° C
-
43
Strong winds from the SSE
(43 kph at 140).
36 km
Mid: clear
Amundsen-Scott Airport
795 km S
2830m alt.
2 hours ago
-66° C
moderate snow
Ice crystals.
17
Light winds from the ENE
(17 kph at 60).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
CapeRoss
915 km W
201m alt.
2 hours ago
-20.7° C
-
24
Moderate winds from the SE
(24 kph at 180).
Amundsen-Scott
938 km S
2835m alt.
2 hours ago
-
Wind obs. (17 kph from 60 degs) was rejected
.
4.8 km
Mid: scattered

* 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.