Academia Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Academia Peak Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Mon afternoon, min -11°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the WSW on Sat afternoon, fresh winds from the WSW by Mon morning).

Days 3-6 Academia Peak Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Thu afternoon, min -3°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WSW on Tue afternoon, light winds from the WSW by Wed afternoon).

Days 6-9 Academia Peak Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Fri afternoon, min -7°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Mon afternoon, light winds from the NNE by Tue morning).

Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Mon
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
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
80 WSW80
75 SW75
55 SW55
55 SW55
40 SW40
35 WSW35
60 WSW60
60 SW60
50 WSW50
45 WSW45
45 SW45
30 SW30
15 WSW15
30 SW30
30 SW30
25 SW25
30 WSW30
25 WSW25
25 WSW25
20 W20
15 NW15
20 NNW20
30 N30
55 NNE55
25 N25
45 W45
60 W60
snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 3 5 3 2
High °C
-9 -9 -8 -7 -5 -3 -1 -2 -2 -3 -2 -2 -2 -1 -1 0 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -2 -5 -7
Low °C
-11 -11 -9 -7 -7 -4 -2 -3 -2 -3 -2 -2 -2 -2 -1 0 -1 -1 -1 -2 -1 -1 -2 -1 -3 -7 -7
Chill °C
-22 -21 -19 -18 -15 -12 -11 -12 -11 -12 -11 -9 -7 -8 -8 -6 -8 -7 -7 -7 -6 -7 -9 -10 -8 -14 -19
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 250 0 150 50 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-14-11-11-11-8-7-4-4-4-6-4-4-3-101110-1-2-3-3-2-5-9-12-9-9-8-7-5-3-1-2-2-3-2-2-2-1-10-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-2-5-7
Sunrise
- - 5:11 - - 5:09 - - 5:05 - - 5:01 - - 4:58 - - 4:56 - - 4:52 - - 4:48 - - 4:46
Sunset
8:16 - - 8:20 - - 8:22 - - 8:25 - - 8:29 - - 8:31 - - 8:35 - - 8:37 - - 8:40 - -

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.
3 hours ago
-2.3° C
partially cloudy
Slight to moderate drifting snow, below eye level.
56
Near gales from the SW
(56 kph at 220).
28 km
Mid: scattered
Teniente R Marsh
83 km NE
45m alt.
48 minutes ago
-3° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
69
Gales from the WSW
(69 kph at 240).
Low: broken
FreiChi-base
84 km NE
10m alt.
3 hours ago
-2.6° C
partially cloudy
Clouds dissolving.
72
Gales from the WSW
(72 kph at 240).
30 km
Mid: scattered
Teniente Jubany
95 km ENE
4m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.9° C
-
56
Near gales from the SW
(56 kph at 230).
32 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Bernardo O'Higgins (Antarctica)
137 km ESE
10m alt.
3 hours ago
-4.3° C
No report.
6
Light winds from the NNW
(6 kph at 340).
30 km
Mid: scattered

* 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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