Academia Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Academia Peak Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Wed night, min -9°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (calm on Thu afternoon, gales from the NNW by Fri morning).

Days 3-6 Academia Peak Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sat night, min -13°C on Mon afternoon). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the NW on Sat night, calm by Tue afternoon).

Days 6-9 Academia Peak Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Wed night, min -12°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, stormy winds from the NW by Fri afternoon).

Tuesday
21
Wednesday
22
Thursday
23
Fri
24
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 PM
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
moderate snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
40 N40
25 NNW25
5 NW5
45 W45
70 NNW70
50 WNW50
30 W30
35 W35
40 W40
45 NNW45
55 W55
60 WSW60
30 WSW30
30 WSW30
50 WSW50
10 SW10
20 E20
5 W5
20 WSW20
20 NE20
70 NE70
55 NW55
20 W20
50 W50
50 WNW50
70 WNW70
85 NW85
light snow light snow mod. snow snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds clear snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs mod. snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds clear some clouds light snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds mod. snow heavy snow mod. snow light snow snow shwrs light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 2 7 8 1 - - 1 1 13 7 3 1 - - - 1 1 1 - 9 17 6 5 6 3 2
High °C
0 0 -1 -3 -3 -5 -7 -8 -9 -3 -7 -8 -9 -10 -13 -11 -11 -11 -11 -9 -6 0 -2 -7 -2 -2 -2
Low °C
-2 -1 -2 -4 -4 -6 -7 -9 -9 -10 -7 -9 -10 -12 -13 -12 -11 -11 -12 -10 -8 -4 -7 -8 -6 -2 -2
Chill °C
-7 -6 -1 -11 -14 -15 -15 -17 -19 -14 -18 -20 -20 -20 -26 -16 -19 -11 -11 -20 -19 -8 -8 -18 -13 -12 -13
Freezing level m
0 350 250 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 500 150 0 0 150 200
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-2-2-4-6-7-9-11-12-14-6-11-12-10-13-16-14-16-16-13-12-10-3-5-11-5-5-500-1-3-3-5-7-8-9-3-7-8-9-10-13-11-11-11-11-9-60-2-7-2-2-2
Sunrise
- 8:48 - - 8:45 - - 8:42 - - 8:40 - - 8:37 - - 8:33 - - 8:30 - - 8:26 - - 8:23 -
Sunset
- - 5:21 - - 5:23 - - 5:25 - - 5:29 - - 5:31 - - 5:34 - - 5:37 - - 5:39 - - 5:42

Issued local time.

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
Base Arturo Prat
33 km NE
5m alt.
2 hours ago
-3.7° C
partially cloudy
No report.
7
Light winds from the SSW
(7 kph at 200).
10 km
Teniente R Marsh
83 km NE
45m alt.
1 hour ago
-1° C
light snow
Light snow.
44
Strong winds from the N
(44 kph at 10).
Mid: overcast
ASCAT301E63S
84 km E
15m alt.
2 hours ago
30
Fresh winds from the N
(30 kph at 185.0).
- km
Teniente Jubany
95 km ENE
4m alt.
2 hours ago
0.1° C
light snow
Continuous light snow.
33
Fresh winds from the N
(33 kph at 360).
5.0 km
Mid: overcast
ASCAT302E63S
118 km E
15m alt.
2 hours ago
36
Fresh winds from the N
(36 kph at 178.2).
- 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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