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Armstrong Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Armstrong Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Wed morning, min -22°C on Fri afternoon). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the E on Wed night, light winds from the ESE by Fri afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Sun night, min -24°C on Sat afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Sat morning, gales from the ENE by Mon night).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Tue morning, min -22°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the E on Tue night, calm by Wed night).

Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
Thu
30
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
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
Wind km/h
75 E75
90 E90
90 E90
95 E95
75 E75
65 E65
50 E50
35 ESE35
15 ESE15
5 S5
0 WSW0
10 SW10
10 SW10
25 SSW25
40 SSW40
35 SW35
25 NNE25
55 NE55
70 NE70
75 NE75
75 ENE75
85 ENE85
80 E80
55 ESE55
5 SSE5
40 E40
30 ESE30
light snow light snow cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear some clouds light snow heavy snow mod. snow mod. snow mod. snow light snow cloudy cloudy some clouds cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3 17 9 6 7 1 - - - -
High °C
-18 -16 -17 -17 -18 -18 -18 -20 -21 -22 -23 -24 -24 -22 -20 -14 -15 -16 -16 -15 -16 -15 -17 -17 -18 -21 -21
Low °C
-20 -17 -17 -18 -18 -19 -20 -21 -22 -23 -23 -24 -24 -23 -21 -18 -16 -16 -17 -15 -16 -16 -17 -17 -20 -22 -22
Chill °C
-35 -33 -35 -35 -36 -34 -34 -34 -32 -30 -23 -29 -30 -34 -34 -24 -15 -29 -32 -31 -32 -31 -35 -33 -31 -34 -34
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 10:59 - - 11:02 - - 11:06 - - 11:08 - - 11:12 - - 11:15 - - 11:19 - - 11:22 - - 11:26 -
Sunset
- - 3:45 - - 3:41 - - 3:38 - - 3:36 - - 3:32 - - 3:29 - - 3:26 - - 3:22 - - 3:19

Armstrong Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Armstrong Peak is: A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -16°C on Wed morning, min -22°C on Fri afternoon)Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the E on Wed night, light winds from the ESE by Fri afternoon).

Armstrong Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon nightExtremely cold (max -14°C on Sun night, min -24°C on Sat afternoon)Winds increasing (calm on Sat morning, gales from the ENE by Mon night).

Armstrong Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon nightExtremely cold (max -15°C on Tue morning, min -22°C on Thu morning)Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the E on Tue night, calm by Wed night).

Issued local time.

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
Molodeznaja
357 km SW
40m alt.
3 hours ago
-9.0° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the E
(22 kph at 100).
MawsonAus-base
434 km ESE
16m alt.
3 hours ago
-20.7° C
-
104
Extremely windy from the SSE
(104 kph at 130).
SyowaJapan-base
651 km SW
21m alt.
3 hours ago
-14.2° C
light snow
Continuous light snow.
20
Moderate winds from the SE
(20 kph at 180).
28 km
Mid: overcast
Druzhnaya-4
920 km ESE
46m alt.
3 hours ago
-32.5° C
-
11
Light winds from the W
(11 kph at 270).
Bharati
1008 km ESE
35m alt.
3 hours ago
-23.0° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 50).
10 km
Mid: few

* 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 Armstrong Peak and within an acceptable time window.