Academia Peak weather

Academia Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Academia Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Wed afternoon, min -11°C on Fri afternoon). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the WNW on Wed night, light winds from the N by Fri night).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sat afternoon, min -8°C on Sat night). Mainly severe gales.

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Tue morning, min -10°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the W on Tue night, moderate winds from the N by Thu afternoon).

Tuesday
22
Wednesday
23
Thursday
24
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
clear
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
cloudy
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
Wind km/h
70 W70
60 W60
60 WNW60
55 WNW55
60 WNW60
55 W55
65 W65
60 WSW60
45 W45
40 NNE40
35 WNW35
85 W85
75 WNW75
60 W60
50 WNW50
40 NW40
50 NW50
60 NW60
45 NW45
85 NW85
90 W90
60 W60
50 W50
25 NW25
25 NW25
20 N20
55 NNW55
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - 1 - 1 - 2 5 2 1 - - - 1 4 - 4 2 1 - 2 1 1 8
High °C
-1 2 1 -2 -3 -6 -8 -10 -7 -4 -3 -7 -7 -7 -6 -6 -5 -4 -4 -5 -8 -9 -9 -7 -7 -6 -7
Low °C
-1 1 0 -3 -5 -9 -9 -11 -10 -6 -3 -8 -8 -8 -7 -6 -6 -5 -4 -7 -9 -9 -9 -8 -7 -8 -10
Chill °C
-11 -6 -7 -11 -13 -16 -20 -23 -13 -13 -11 -20 -19 -19 -15 -15 -15 -14 -13 -17 -22 -21 -20 -15 -15 -13 -18
Freezing level m
150 1500 1400 300 350 0 0 0 0 0 50 0 0 50 0 50 50 300 300 200 0 0 0 0 0 50 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
5:28 - - 5:24 - - 5:22 - - 5:18 - - 5:15 - - 5:11 - - 5:09 - - 5:05 - - 5:01 - -
Sunset
- 8:05 - - 8:07 - - 8:10 - - 8:14 - - 8:16 - - 8:20 - - 8:22 - - 8:25 - - 8:29 -

Academia Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Academia Peak is: A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Wed afternoon, min -11°C on Fri afternoon)Winds decreasing (severe gales from the WNW on Wed night, light winds from the N by Fri night).

Academia Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sat afternoon, min -8°C on Sat night)Mainly severe gales.

Academia Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Tue morning, min -10°C on Thu night)Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the W on Tue night, moderate winds from the N by Thu afternoon).

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Academia Peak at the specific elevation of 1130 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Academia Peak. 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
BaseArturoPrat
33 km NE
5m alt.
3 hours ago
0.0° C
State of sky unchanged.
17
Light winds from the WSW
(17 kph at 240).
30 km
Mid: overcast
Teniente R Marsh
83 km NE
45m alt.
1 hour ago
-1° C
cloudy
Fog dry and cloudy.
37
Fresh winds from the WNW
(37 kph at 290).
Mid: overcast
FreiChi-base
84 km NE
10m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.1° C
Fog, sky visible, becoming thicker.
26
Moderate winds from the WNW
(26 kph at 300).
0.9 km
Mid: overcast
Teniente Jubany
95 km ENE
4m alt.
3 hours ago
-0.5° C
Fog
52
Near gales from the WNW
(52 kph at 290).
2.0 km
Mid: overcast
Bernardo O'Higgins (Antarctica)
137 km ESE
10m alt.
3 hours ago
-0.8° C
Mist
43
Strong winds from the WSW
(43 kph at 250).
1.0 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 Academia Peak and within an acceptable time window.

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