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Antarctica

Area of Antarctica 12,538,782.5 km²
Timezone Pacific Daylight Time

Antarctica Annual Weather Averages

May Historical Weather Data (1954 to 2020)

Average Temp
-14.6°C
5.8°F
Average High
-10.8°C
12.5°F
Average Low
-16.9°C
1.7°F
   Record High Temperature
14.0°C
57.2°F
   Record Low Temperature
-80.6°C
-113.1°F
   Average Precipitation
50.9 mm
2.0 in
   Average Precipitation Days (≥ 0.254 mm)
12.1 days
   Average Snowfall
202.0 mm
8.0 in
   Average Snowfall Days (≥ 25 mm)
2.3 days
   Average Wind Speed
4.4 m/s
Sources:
1. NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)
2. Lawrimore, Jay H.; Ray, Ron; Applequist, Scott; Korzeniewski, Bryant; Menne, Matthew J. (2016): Global Summary of the Month (GSOM), Version 1. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. https://doi.org/10.7289/V5QV3JJ5. Accessed Fri, 17 Apr 2020 13:07:33 GMT.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Earthquake High (8)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
The data on this page is estimated using a number of publicly available tools and resources. It is provided without warranty, and could contain inaccuracies.