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– Lat/Long: 81.50° S 73.50° E

Ridge A
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 12pm Sat 31 Oct Local Time
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Ridge A Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -40°C on Mon night, min -45°C on Sat morning). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -40°C on Tue night, min -45°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -39°C on Sat night, min -44°C on Fri morning). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 10-12):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -35°C on Wed night, min -43°C on Mon morning). Mainly fresh winds.

Friday
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Saturday
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Sunday
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Monday
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Tuesday
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Wednesday
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Wind km/h
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Low °C
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Ridge A Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Ridge A is: Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -40°C on Mon night, min -45°C on Sat morning)Wind will be generally light.

Ridge A Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -40°C on Tue night, min -45°C on Wed night)Wind will be generally light.

Ridge A Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -39°C on Sat night, min -44°C on Fri morning)Wind will be generally light.

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
University Wisconsin Id 8982
818 km W
3810m alt.
2 hours ago
No report.
Amery Ice Shelf
1187 km N
84m alt.
2 hours ago
-26.6° C
No report.
BaldrickAws
1215 km SSW
1968m alt.
3 hours ago
-41.7° C
-
15
Light winds from the E
(15 kph at 80).
Davis Base
1449 km N
13m alt.
54 minutes ago
-9.8° C
light snow
Intermittent light snow.
15
Light winds from the SE
(15 kph at 170).
30 km
Mid: overcast
MawsonAus-base
1577 km NW
16m alt.
54 minutes ago
-12.3° C
light snow
Intermittent light snow.
43
Strong winds from the SE
(43 kph at 150).
35 km
Mid: overcast

* 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.