Viskyar Ridge
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Viskyar Ridge Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Wed night, min -5°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Tue night, near gales from the N by Wed night).

Days 3-6 Viskyar Ridge Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Fri afternoon, min -14°C on Sun afternoon). Mainly gales.

Days 6-9 Viskyar Ridge Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Wed night, min -13°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Tue night, severe gales from the NNE by Wed night).

Sunday
19
Monday
20
Tuesday
21
Wed
22
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 AM PM
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
light snow
cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
20 NNW20
25 WNW25
25 W25
25 N25
30 NNW30
30 N30
60 N60
30 WNW30
20 W20
35 W35
40 WNW40
45 N45
50 N50
25 SW25
20 WSW20
35 W35
35 ENE35
40 SE40
25 SSW25
40 SW40
35 SW35
35 WSW35
30 SW30
20 WSW20
10 NNW10
40 NE40
65 NE65
snow shwrs snow shwrs clear snow shwrs light snow cloudy light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow light snow snow shwrs mod. snow mod. snow light snow snow shwrs clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 1 - 3 2 - 3 - - - - 1 3 3 5 2 8 7 4 1 - - - - - - -
High °C
-3 -4 -5 -3 -3 -2 -1 -2 -4 -5 -5 -3 -4 -5 -8 -8 -7 -13 -11 -11 -12 -12 -12 -10 -7 -6 -6
Low °C
-4 -4 -5 -5 -3 -2 -2 -3 -5 -6 -5 -4 -5 -6 -9 -10 -9 -14 -13 -11 -12 -13 -13 -11 -9 -7 -6
Chill °C
-9 -11 -12 -11 -11 -9 -9 -9 -10 -14 -14 -13 -13 -12 -16 -18 -16 -25 -21 -22 -23 -22 -21 -17 -15 -17 -17
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 50 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
-3-4-5-3-3-2-1-2-4-5-5-3-4-5-8-8-7-13-11-11-12-12-12-10-7-6-6-1-1-200010-1-2-200-1-5-4-3-9-7-8-9-10-9-8-5-4-3
Sunrise
- 8:52 - - 8:49 - - 8:47 - - 8:42 - - 8:40 - - 8:37 - - 8:33 - - 8:30 - - 8:27 -
Sunset
- - 5:14 - - 5:16 - - 5:19 - - 5:22 - - 5:24 - - 5:27 - - 5:30 - - 5:32 - - 5:35

Issued local time.

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
ASCAT301E63S
44 km ESE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
15
Light winds from the NE
(15 kph at 234.5).
- km
FreiChi-base
53 km NE
10m alt.
48 minutes ago
-1.3° C
light snow
Continuous light snow.
22
Moderate winds from the N
(22 kph at 350).
1.2 km
Mid: overcast
Teniente R Marsh
53 km NE
45m alt.
48 minutes ago
-1° C
light snow
Light snow.
22
Moderate winds from the N
(22 kph at 350).
Mid: overcast
Teniente Jubany
63 km ENE
4m alt.
48 minutes ago
1.2° C
-
33
Fresh winds from the NW
(33 kph at 320).
32 km
Mid: overcast
Bernardo O'Higgins (Antarctica)
124 km SE
10m alt.
48 minutes ago
-1.6° C
clear
Clear skies.
26
Moderate winds from the E
(26 kph at 100).
Mid: mostly cloudy

* 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.