Academia Peak weather

Academia Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Academia Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Thu morning, min -14°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, near gales from the NNE by Thu morning).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Thu afternoon, min -7°C on Sat afternoon). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WSW on Fri afternoon, extremely windy from the WSW by Sat afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Mon morning, min -13°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Mon night, calm by Tue night).

Sunday
28
Monday
29
Tuesday
30
Wed
31
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
Wind km/h
20 W20
25 WSW25
45 SW45
40 WSW40
5 SE5
10 NE10
20 NE20
30 NNE30
45 NNE45
45 N45
40 NNW40
25 W25
20 WSW20
35 NW35
75 N75
120 WSW120
40 WNW40
50 W50
35 W35
40 WSW40
35 NW35
35 NW35
75 WSW75
50 SW50
35 WSW35
10 E10
20 NE20
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 1 1 - 1 4 3 5 4 - 1 2 7 4 5 1 - - - - 3 - - - -
High °C
-7 -7 -9 -12 -13 -13 -11 -7 -3 0 0 -4 -4 -3 -2 -7 -4 -6 -6 -6 -5 -5 -6 -8 -9 -11 -12
Low °C
-7 -8 -10 -12 -14 -14 -12 -9 -5 0 -3 -4 -5 -6 -3 -7 -6 -7 -7 -7 -6 -5 -10 -9 -9 -13 -13
Chill °C
-14 -14 -20 -24 -17 -19 -19 -17 -13 -8 -8 -11 -10 -13 -12 -22 -14 -16 -16 -16 -13 -13 -18 -18 -19 -11 -21
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 350 450 0 0 0 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 9:56 - - 9:53 - - 9:51 - - 9:48 - - 9:45 - - 9:44 - - 9:41 - - 9:37 - - 9:36
Sunset
4:15 - - 4:17 - - 4:21 - - 4:22 - - 4:25 - - 4:28 - - 4:30 - - 4:32 - - 4:36 - -

Academia Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Academia Peak is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Thu morning, min -14°C on Tue night)Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, near gales from the NNE by Thu morning).

Academia Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Thu afternoon, min -7°C on Sat afternoon)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WSW on Fri afternoon, extremely windy from the WSW by Sat afternoon).

Academia Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Mon morning, min -13°C on Tue night)Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Mon night, calm by Tue night).

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
BaseArturoPrat
33 km NE
5m alt.
1 hour ago
-4.2° C
partially cloudy
Clouds dissolving.
6
Light winds from the ESE
(6 kph at 120).
30 km
Mid: scattered
Great Wall
82 km NE
10m alt.
1 hour ago
-3.8° C
light snow
Intermittent light snow.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
31 km
Mid: overcast
Teniente R Marsh
83 km NE
45m alt.
1 hour ago
-4° C
light snow
Light snow.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 10).
Low: few
Mid: overcast
Bellingshausen
84 km NE
16m alt.
1 hour ago
-4.1° C
light snow
Intermittent light snow.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 70).
10 km
Mid: overcast
FreiChi-base
84 km NE
10m alt.
1 hour ago
-3.8° C
light snow
Continuous light snow.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 10).
5.0 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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