Academia Peak weather

Academia Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

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Academia Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Wed morning, min -1°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Wed afternoon, calm by Thu night).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of snow. Milder later with heavy rain (total 27mm) on Sat night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Mon night, min 0°C on Sat morning). Mainly near gales.

(Days 6-9):

Moderate rain (total 11mm), heaviest on Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Thu night, min -2°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Tue afternoon, light winds from the NW by Wed morning).

Tuesday
4
Wednesday
5
Thursday
6
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
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
heavy rain
moderate rain
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
Wind km/h
25 E25
25 NW25
25 N25
20 NE20
15 NE15
5 NE5
5 NE5
10 N10
10 N10
10 N10
30 NE30
50 NNE50
35 NE35
35 WNW35
45 NW45
55 WNW55
45 WNW45
20 NNE20
40 NNE40
55 NW55
30 NW30
10 NNW10
15 WSW15
25 W25
25 WSW25
25 WNW25
35 NW35
light snow light snow cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy light snow some clouds clear snow shwrs heavy rain mod. rain light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds rain shwrs cloudy some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds rain shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - 20 7 - - - - - 3 - - - - - - - 8
Snow
Snow cm
2 1 - - - - - 1 - - 1 - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
1 0 0 0 0 -1 -1 -1 0 1 2 3 2 2 2 1 3 5 4 2 2 2 2 0 0 2 5
Low °C
1 0 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 0 1 2 2 2 1 1 2 4 3 2 2 2 1 -2 -1 1 3
Chill °C
-5 -6 -6 -5 -4 -3 -4 -4 -3 -4 -4 -4 -4 -4 -5 -7 -3 1 -2 -6 -5 -1 -2 -6 -6 -3 0
Freezing level m
600 550 400 400 400 350 300 350 400 550 900 1500 1250 950 700 750 1100 1950 1700 1050 1000 900 850 300 0 2000 2200
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-2-3-4-4-4-5-5-5-3-1021-1-1-22530-1-1-2-302510000-1-1-10123222135422220025
Sunrise
4:28 - - 4:31 - - 4:33 - - 4:37 - - 4:41 - - 4:43 - - 4:47 - - 4:50 - - 4:54 - -
Sunset
- 9:57 - - 9:53 - - 9:51 - - 9:47 - - 9:45 - - 9:42 - - 9:38 - - 9:36 - - 9:32 -

Academia Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Academia Peak is: A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Wed morning, min -1°C on Wed night)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Wed afternoon, calm by Thu night).

Academia Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of snow. Milder later with heavy rain (total 27mm) on Sat nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Mon night, min 0°C on Sat morning)Mainly near gales.

Academia Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

Moderate rain (total 11mm), heaviest on Thu nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Thu night, min -2°C on Wed night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Tue afternoon, light winds from the NW by Wed morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Academia Peak at the specific elevation of 500 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.
2 hours ago
3.6° C
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the ENE
(22 kph at 70).
SHIP406
18 km SE
3m alt.
1 hour ago
1.8° C
Gabriel DE Castilla
42 km SSW
55m alt.
2 hours ago
2.6° C
No report.
32
Fresh winds from the NE
(32 kph at 50).
Teniente R Marsh
83 km NE
45m alt.
2 hours ago
3° C
rain showers
Shower light rain shower.
39
Strong winds from the NE
(39 kph at 40).
Low: scattered
Mid: overcast
ASCATC291E67S
641 km SSW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
6
Light winds from the NE
(6 kph at 34).
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* 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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