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Ridge A
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Ridge A Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -45°C on Thu night, min -49°C on Sun morning). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -46°C on Wed afternoon, min -51°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Sun night, fresh winds from the WNW by Mon night).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -46°C on Wed night, min -54°C on Sat afternoon). Mainly strong winds.

Thursday
29
Friday
30
Sat
31
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cloudy
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partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
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cloudy
cloudy
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cloudy
Wind km/h
5 N5
10 NNE10
10 NNE10
10 NE10
15 ENE15
10 ENE10
10 E10
10 ENE10
10 NE10
15 NW15
25 WNW25
30 NW30
35 WNW35
35 WNW35
30 WNW30
30 WNW30
30 W30
30 W30
25 WNW25
25 NW25
25 NW25
40 WNW40
35 WNW35
30 WNW30
30 NW30
30 NW30
40 W40
some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
-45 -46 -46 -46 -47 -47 -48 -49 -49 -49 -50 -50 -51 -51 -51 -48 -47 -46 -46 -49 -50 -50 -50 -48 -48 -50 -53
Low °C
-46 -46 -46 -47 -47 -48 -48 -49 -49 -50 -50 -51 -51 -51 -51 -51 -47 -46 -48 -50 -50 -52 -51 -48 -49 -51 -54
Chill °C
-53 -58 -59 -61 -62 -61 -61 -63 -63 -63 -69 -71 -74 -74 -73 -69 -68 -66 -66 -69 -70 -74 -72 -70 -69 -72 -78
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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mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-45-46-46-46-47-47-48-49-49-49-50-50-51-51-51-48-47-46-46-49-50-50-50-48-48-50-53
Sunrise
- 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 6:22 - - 5:46 -
Sunset
- - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 7:52 - - 8:29

Ridge A Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Ridge A is: Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -45°C on Thu night, min -49°C on Sun morning)Wind will be generally light.

Ridge A Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -46°C on Wed afternoon, min -51°C on Mon afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Sun night, fresh winds from the WNW by Mon night).

Ridge A Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -46°C on Wed night, min -54°C on Sat afternoon)Mainly strong winds.

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Ridge A at the specific elevation of 4053 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Ridge A. 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
Davis Base
1449 km N
13m alt.
49 minutes ago
-8.7° C
-
61
Near gales from the NE
(61 kph at 40).
MawsonAus-base
1577 km NW
16m alt.
49 minutes ago
-9.0° C
-
67
Gales from the SSE
(67 kph at 140).
SyowaJapan-base
1643 km WNW
21m alt.
49 minutes ago
-13.5° C
-
28
Moderate winds from the ENE
(28 kph at 60).
40 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Linda
1675 km SE
50m alt.
2 hours ago
-23.7° C
-
17
Light winds from the SSW
(17 kph at 210).
Kohnen Ep9
1681 km SW
2892m alt.
49 minutes ago
-62.2° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the E
(7 kph at 90).
100 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. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Ridge A and within an acceptable time window.