Academia Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Academia Peak Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Thu night, min -10°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the SW on Tue night, light winds from the N by Thu night).

Days 3-6 Academia Peak Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Fri morning, min -5°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NE on Fri afternoon, light winds from the N by Sat night).

Days 6-9 Academia Peak Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Mon morning, min -6°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (light winds from the ESE on Tue afternoon, strong winds from the WNW by Wed night).

Monday
24
Tuesday
25
Wednesday
26
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
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
snow showers
Wind km/h
40 SW40
50 SW50
80 SW80
70 SW70
75 SW75
60 SW60
30 SW30
10 WNW10
25 N25
15 NNE15
35 NE35
25 NNE25
20 WNW20
25 W25
10 SE10
30 WSW30
25 W25
15 NW15
25 NW25
40 NW40
30 NW30
10 NNW10
5 NNE5
15 ESE15
15 SW15
10 WNW10
45 N45
clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds mod. snow light snow light snow mod. snow light snow some clouds light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow snow shwrs clear clear snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - 6 3 3 6 1 - 2 - - - 2 4 2 1 2 5 - - 3
High °C
-9 -9 -10 -9 -8 -5 -3 -3 -2 -2 -3 -4 -4 -4 -4 -5 -5 -4 -4 -4 -4 -5 -5 -5 -5 -4 -4
Low °C
-9 -10 -10 -10 -9 -7 -4 -3 -2 -2 -4 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -4 -4 -5 -5 -5 -6 -5 -5 -6
Chill °C
-19 -20 -24 -22 -21 -14 -9 -7 -8 -7 -11 -12 -10 -9 -7 -13 -13 -10 -11 -13 -12 -10 -8 -10 -11 -10 -13
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 150 200 400 100 0 200 250 250 200 250 150 250 400 250 250 300 150 150 200 200
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-9-9-10-9-8-5-3-3-2-2-3-4-4-4-4-5-5-4-4-4-4-5-5-5-5-4-4-5-5-5-4-4-3-1-100-1-2-1-1-1-2-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-2-1-1
Sunrise
2:55 - - 2:55 - - 2:55 - - 2:55 - - 2:55 - - 2:56 - - 2:57 - - 2:58 - - 2:59 - -
Sunset
- 11:00 - - 11:00 - - 11:00 - - 11:01 - - 11:01 - - 11:01 - - 11:02 - - 11:02 - - 11:01 -

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.
2 hours ago
0.4° C
partially cloudy
Clouds developing.
15
Light winds from the SW
(15 kph at 220).
30 km
Mid: overcast
ASCATB300E63S
60 km SSE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
24
Moderate winds from the SW
(24 kph at 51.7).
- km
ASCATB301E63S
65 km SE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
23
Moderate winds from the SW
(23 kph at 50.8).
- km
ASCATB300E62S
74 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
33
Fresh winds from the SW
(33 kph at 49.7).
- km
ASCATB299E62S
76 km W
15m alt.
3 hours ago
36
Fresh winds from the SW
(36 kph at 47.3).
- km

* 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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