Takahe
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Takahe Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Wed night, min -18°C on Wed morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the NE on Thu afternoon, light winds from the E by Fri afternoon).

Days 3-6 Takahe Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sat afternoon, min -18°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the ENE on Sat night, moderate winds from the ESE by Mon afternoon).

Days 6-9 Takahe Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Tue morning, min -18°C on Tue night). Mainly fresh winds.

Tuesday
30
Wednesday
31
Thursday
1
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
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moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
cloudy
moderate snow
heavy snow
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
Wind km/h
20 ENE20
30 ENE30
50 ENE50
50 NE50
55 NE55
60 NE60
30 NNE30
10 E10
40 NE40
30 NE30
30 E30
50 ENE50
50 ENE50
40 ENE40
30 ESE30
30 E30
25 ESE25
25 ESE25
30 E30
20 E20
15 ESE15
20 SE20
15 ESE15
15 ESE15
15 E15
20 E20
20 E20
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 10 25 14 13 36 - 8 26 2 16 21 10 8 12 3 3 5 4 4 8 3 4 9 3 4 11
High °C
-17 -13 -7 -7 -8 -8 -14 -13 -10 -10 -8 -8 -9 -11 -14 -13 -15 -16 -15 -16 -16 -15 -16 -16 -15 -16 -15
Low °C
-18 -15 -12 -8 -8 -14 -15 -14 -13 -12 -9 -9 -10 -13 -15 -14 -17 -18 -15 -17 -18 -15 -17 -17 -15 -17 -17
Chill °C
-28 -24 -18 -18 -20 -20 -23 -21 -21 -20 -19 -19 -20 -22 -25 -23 -25 -27 -26 -25 -25 -24 -24 -25 -23 -25 -26
Freezing level m
0 0 50 350 200 200 0 0 0 0 150 100 200 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
9:50 - - 9:34 - - 9:15 - - 8:49 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - -
Sunset
- 6:31 - - 6:47 - - 7:06 - - 7:31 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Takahe at the specific elevation of 1500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Takahe. 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 8917
1132 km ESE
1395m alt.
1 hour ago
-20.0° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the NE
(20 kph at 50).
Limbert
1382 km ESE
40m alt.
1 hour ago
-29.3° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the SW
(20 kph at 220).
Fossil Bluff
1429 km E
55m alt.
1 hour ago
-5.6° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the SSW
(22 kph at 200).
Amundsen-Scott Airport
1561 km S
2830m alt.
1 hour ago
-47° C
moderate snow
Ice crystals.
20
Moderate winds from the NE
(20 kph at 40).
Mid: scattered
High: scattered
Butler Island
1577 km E
91m alt.
1 hour ago
-25.2° C
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the SE
(22 kph at 150).

* 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 Takahe and within an acceptable time window.