Antarctica weather averages

Going to Antarctica? Find the best month to visit Antarctica based on the weather.

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Check Antarctica weather averages before you book your next holiday in 2019/2020. Today's maximum temperature in Antarctica is expected to be -27°C, while the average maximum temperature in January is -26°C. The holiday weather guide shown above is for Amundsen-Scott (South Pole).

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The weather for Antarctica, represented by Amundsen-Scott (South Pole), shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia) & today's weather forecast provided by MeteoBlue. Find out more about our data sources.

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Antarctica weather averages: best month

Antarctica Best month Averages
Warmest January -26°C
Sunniest November 20 hours per day

Antarctica climate guide

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Antarctica weather averages by month

Check Antarctica holiday weather averages for a particular month by selecting from the list below. Monthly weather guides include figures for temperature, rainfall, sunshine hours and sea temperature plus daily sunrise & sunset times.

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Compare Antarctica weather with the USA

Below the Antarctica weather chart shows maximum daytime temperature for Antarctica (Amundsen-Scott (South Pole)) and the USA (Washington). For more weather parameters or to change the destinations shown visit the comparison weather tool.

Maximum daytime temperature (°C)

Antarctica (Amundsen-Scott (South Pole))
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