Academia Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Academia Peak Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Wed afternoon, min -8°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WSW on Wed night, near gales from the WSW by Thu night).

Days 3-6 Academia Peak Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sat night, min -7°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the W on Sat afternoon, stormy winds from the W by Sun night).

Days 6-9 Academia Peak Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Tue afternoon, min -10°C on Thu afternoon). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the NW on Tue night, stormy winds from the WNW by Fri afternoon).

Tuesday
26
Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
Fri
29
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 AM
light snow
light snow
snow showers
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
30 W30
30 WSW30
35 W35
30 W30
45 WSW45
45 SW45
45 SW45
50 SW50
35 SW35
20 W20
35 NW35
70 NNW70
60 NW60
50 NW50
60 W60
70 W70
40 SW40
40 WSW40
35 NW35
55 WSW55
55 NNE55
75 WSW75
70 W70
50 W50
45 W45
50 WSW50
55 WSW55
light snow light snow snow shwrs cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds clear clear clear snow shwrs light snow light snow snow shwrs light snow light snow snow shwrs clear snow shwrs snow shwrs mod. snow snow shwrs snow shwrs cloudy some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 4 2 - - - - - - - 1 4 2 2 1 1 2 - 1 1 9 1 5 - - 2 1
High °C
-5 -7 -5 -6 -6 -8 -7 -6 -5 -5 0 0 -2 -3 -5 -6 -6 -6 -1 -4 -2 -5 -6 -8 -9 -10 -7
Low °C
-6 -7 -6 -6 -8 -8 -8 -7 -6 -5 -4 0 -3 -5 -6 -6 -7 -6 -4 -5 -4 -6 -7 -9 -10 -10 -10
Chill °C
-13 -15 -14 -15 -15 -19 -18 -16 -13 -12 -9 -9 -12 -12 -16 -18 -16 -16 -11 -15 -11 -17 -18 -19 -20 -22 -19
Freezing level m
150 0 0 200 0 0 100 0 0 150 0 1200 650 200 250 200 50 0 100 150 300 200 50 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-5-7-5-6-6-8-7-6-5-500-2-3-5-6-6-6-1-4-2-5-6-8-9-10-7-2-4-2-2-3-3-3-3-2-2111-1-1-2-2-3000-2-2-4-4-5-3
Sunrise
- - 7:01 - - 7:05 - - 7:07 - - 7:09 - - 7:13 - - 7:16 - - 7:18 - - 7:20 - - 7:24
Sunset
7:15 - - 7:12 - - 7:07 - - 7:05 - - 7:01 - - 6:58 - - 6:54 - - 6:52 - - 6:47 - -

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
Juan Carlos Island
9 km WSW
0m alt.
3 hours ago
1.5° C
No report.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 10).
BaseArturoPrat
33 km NE
5m alt.
3 hours ago
-2.2° C
snow showers
Snow showers.
46
Strong winds from the E
(46 kph at 80).
28 km
Mid: overcast
Gabriel DE Castilla
42 km SSW
55m alt.
3 hours ago
-0.8° C
No report.
18
Light winds from the ENE
(18 kph at 70).
Teniente R Marsh
83 km NE
45m alt.
1 hour ago
-2° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
37
Fresh winds from the ESE
(37 kph at 120).
Low: scattered
Mid: overcast
Teniente Jubany
95 km ENE
4m alt.
3 hours ago
-2.7° C
moderate snow
Intermittent moderate snow.
54
Near gales from the E
(54 kph at 90).
3.0 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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