Royal Society Range
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Royal Society Range Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -24°C on Wed night, min -26°C on Tue afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Royal Society Range Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Fri night, min -24°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Thu night, gales from the S by Sat night).

Days 6-9 Royal Society Range Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Sun morning, min -20°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (gales from the S on Sun morning, calm by Wed night).

Sunday
28
Monday
29
Tuesday
30
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
10 SSE10
5 SSE5
5 NNW5
10 N10
10 N10
10 NE10
10 SSE10
10 SSE10
20 S20
20 S20
15 SSE15
10 SSE10
15 SSE15
30 S30
40 S40
70 SSE70
60 S60
55 S55
60 S60
65 S65
55 SSE55
55 S55
45 S45
60 S60
55 SSW55
45 S45
25 S25
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - 1 - - - - -
High °C
-25 -25 -25 -25 -25 -26 -26 -25 -24 -23 -21 -17 -15 -14 -13 -15 -16 -17 -17 -17 -19 -20 -19 -17 -18 -17 -17
Low °C
-25 -25 -25 -25 -26 -26 -26 -26 -25 -24 -22 -20 -16 -14 -15 -16 -18 -19 -17 -17 -20 -20 -20 -18 -18 -17 -17
Chill °C
-32 -31 -25 -33 -33 -34 -34 -35 -36 -33 -29 -24 -25 -24 -24 -30 -31 -32 -32 -33 -35 -36 -34 -32 -33 -31 -29
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
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-30-30-30-30-31-31-31-31-30-29-27-23-22-21-20-21-23-24-24-23-26-27-26-25-25-24-24-25-25-25-25-25-26-26-25-24-23-21-17-15-14-13-15-16-17-17-17-19-20-19-17-18-17-17-20-20-19-20-20-20-20-19-17-17-15-11-9-7-7-11-10-9-9-10-11-12-11-10-10-10-10-13-12-13-13-13-14-12-11-12-9-8-6-300-4-3-2-2-2-4-5-3-3-3-2-3
Sunrise
2:33 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - -
Sunset
- 1:02 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Royal Society Range at the specific elevation of 2000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Royal Society Range. 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
Minna Bluff
77 km ESE
920m alt.
3 hours ago
No report.
37
Fresh winds from the SE
(37 kph at 170).
Mcmurdo Base
84 km ENE
34m alt.
3 hours ago
-21.1° C
moderate snow
Slight to moderate drifting snow, above eye level.
26
Moderate winds from the ENE
(26 kph at 70).
29 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Williams Field
89 km ENE
8m alt.
3 hours ago
-21° C
moderate snow
Blowing moderate snow.
26
Moderate winds from the ENE
(26 kph at 70).
Low: few
Mid: broken
High: broken
Linda
110 km ESE
50m alt.
2 hours ago
-21.1° C
-
35
Fresh winds from the SE
(35 kph at 170).
Cape Ross
173 km N
201m alt.
51 minutes ago
-19.4° C
-
17
Light winds from the SE
(17 kph at 180).

* 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 Royal Society Range and within an acceptable time window.