Viskyar Ridge
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Viskyar Ridge Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Thu night, min -11°C on Wed morning). Mainly near gales.

Days 3-6 Viskyar Ridge Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Sat morning, min -16°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SSE on Sat morning, light winds from the SSE by Sat night).

Days 6-9 Viskyar Ridge Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu afternoon. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Thu night, min -16°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Tuesday
26
Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
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
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
30 ENE30
45 ENE45
40 E40
50 SSE50
40 SSE40
40 SSE40
40 SSE40
45 SSE45
60 SSE60
25 SSE25
30 SSE30
20 SSE20
10 SSE10
10 SSE10
15 SE15
15 ESE15
20 ESE20
25 SE25
25 SSE25
20 SSE20
5 S5
10 SSE10
10 S10
5 WSW5
15 NW15
15 N15
10 N10
light snow mod. snow mod. snow cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds light snow cloudy light snow light snow light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 7 6 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - 2 3 4 4
High °C
-10 -10 -11 -11 -10 -9 -10 -10 -11 -11 -11 -11 -13 -14 -15 -15 -15 -15 -15 -14 -14 -15 -15 -14 -13 -13 -12
Low °C
-11 -11 -11 -11 -10 -10 -10 -11 -11 -11 -11 -12 -14 -14 -16 -16 -15 -15 -15 -15 -16 -15 -15 -15 -13 -14 -14
Chill °C
-21 -21 -22 -23 -21 -20 -21 -21 -24 -20 -21 -20 -18 -20 -22 -23 -24 -25 -25 -21 -19 -20 -21 -21 -20 -20 -18
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
-10-10-11-11-10-9-10-10-11-11-11-11-13-14-15-15-15-15-15-14-14-15-15-14-13-13-12-7-9-7-7-6-6-6-5-6-8-8-9-10-11-13-13-13-12-12-11-11-11-11-10-9-9-8
Sunrise
10:32 - - 10:32 - - 10:32 - - 10:33 - - 10:32 - - 10:32 - - 10:32 - - 10:32 - - 10:30 - -
Sunset
- 3:26 - - 3:27 - - 3:27 - - 3:27 - - 3:29 - - 3:29 - - 3:30 - - 3:30 - - 3:32 -

This table gives the weather forecast for Viskyar Ridge at the specific elevation of 600 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Viskyar Ridge. 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
Captain Arturo Prat Base
5 km NW
5m alt.
4 hours ago
-7.2° C
heavy snow
Heavy drifting snow, above eye level.
52
Near gales from the ENE
(52 kph at 60).
0.3 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Great Wall
52 km NE
10m alt.
4 hours ago
-7.2° C
-
79
Severe gales from the ENE
(79 kph at 70).
32 km
Mid: overcast
Teniente R Marsh
53 km NE
45m alt.
42 minutes ago
-8° C
moderate snow
Blowing moderate snow.
67
Gales from the E
(67 kph at 100).
Low: broken
Frei Chi-base
53 km NE
10m alt.
4 hours ago
-7.9° C
State of sky unchanged.
43
Strong winds from the E
(43 kph at 80).
30 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Bellingshausen
54 km NE
16m alt.
4 hours ago
-7.2° C
-
29
Fresh winds from the E
(29 kph at 80).
20 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. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Viskyar Ridge and within an acceptable time window.