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– Lat/Long: 66.40° S 53.38° E

Armstrong Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 4pm Tue 24 Nov Local Time
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Armstrong Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Wed afternoon, min -14°C on Thu morning). Mainly severe gales.

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Mon morning, min -15°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Fri night, stormy winds from the E by Mon morning).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Mon afternoon, min -12°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the E on Mon night, calm by Thu morning).

(Days 10-12):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Thu afternoon, min -14°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Monday
30
Tuesday
1
Wednesday
2
Thursday
3
Friday
4
Saturday
5
Sun
6
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light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
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light snow
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light snow
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light snow
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cloudy
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clear
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snow showers
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Wind km/h
50 NE50
5 ENE5
45 ENE45
55 E55
75 E75
20 N20
30 NW30
25 W25
35 W35
40 W40
5 W5
35 ENE35
40 ENE40
30 ENE30
30 NE30
40 ENE40
65 E65
85 E85
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90 E90
75 E75
65 E65
50 E50
35 E35
20 ESE20
5 E5
10 NE10
20 E20
25 E25
25 E25
25 ESE25
20 E20
5 W5
15 S15
5 NNW5
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
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Low °C
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Chill °C
-22 -21 -21 -21 -21 -25 -24 -24 -24 -24 -24 -24 -24 -23 -21 -21 -23 -24 -23 -25 -26 -24 -25 -23 -21 -21 -11 -16 -18 -21 -21 -21 -21 -16 -18 -12
Freezing level m
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Sunrise
- - 2:49 - - 2:46 - - 2:41 - - 2:35 - - 0:00 - - 2:26 - - 2:20 - - 2:15 - - 2:10 - - 2:03 - - 1:57 - - 1:50
Sunset
11:35 - - 11:39 - - 11:45 - - 11:51 - - 11:57 - - 12:00 - - 0:03 - - 0:09 - - 0:15 - - 0:21 - - 0:28 - - 0:36 - -

Armstrong Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Armstrong Peak is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoonTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Wed afternoon, min -14°C on Thu morning)Mainly severe gales.

Armstrong Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Mon morning, min -15°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Fri night, stormy winds from the E by Mon morning).

Armstrong Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Mon afternoon, min -12°C on Mon night)Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the E on Mon night, calm by Thu morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Armstrong Peak at the specific elevation of 1470 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Armstrong 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
MawsonAus-base
434 km ESE
16m alt.
4 hours ago
-1.7° C
Distant precipitation but not falling at station.
30
Fresh winds from the ENE
(30 kph at 60).
50 km
Mid: overcast
SyowaJapan-base
651 km SW
21m alt.
4 hours ago
-1.3° C
heavy snow
Heavy drifting snow, above eye level.
98
Stormy winds from the ENE
(98 kph at 60).
<100m
Mid: sky obscured
Amery Ice Shelf
833 km SE
84m alt.
4 hours ago
-10.3° C
No report.
Druzhnaya-4
920 km ESE
46m alt.
4 hours ago
-5.6° C
-
29
Fresh winds from the W
(29 kph at 260).
Bharati
1008 km ESE
35m alt.
4 hours ago
-2.7° C
-
25
Moderate winds from the SW
(25 kph at 230).
4 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.