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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 below freezing (max -4°C on Tue afternoon, min -8°C on Wed night). Mainly severe gales.

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sun afternoon, min -10°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the S on Fri night, severe gales from the E by Mon morning).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Mon afternoon, min -7°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the E on Mon night, calm by Thu morning).

(Days 10-12):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Thu afternoon, min -9°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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snow showers
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Wind km/h
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10 ESE10
45 E45
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75 E75
20 NE20
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20 WNW20
30 W30
35 W35
5 S5
35 ENE35
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40 ENE40
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85 E85
95 E95
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85 E85
70 E70
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50 E50
40 E40
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5 ENE5
15 NNE15
20 ESE20
25 E25
20 E20
20 SE20
20 E20
5 WNW5
15 SSE15
5 NNE5
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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
-6 -7 -5 -4 -8 -8 -6 -8 -7 -6 -10 -8 -6 -6 -6 -4 -6 -5 -4 -7 -6 -5 -7 -6 -4 -6 -5 -5 -9 -7 -5 -9 -6 -4 -8 -7
Chill °C
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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 below freezing (max -4°C on Tue afternoon, min -8°C on Wed night)Mainly severe gales.

Armstrong Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sun afternoon, min -10°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (light winds from the S on Fri night, severe gales from the E by Mon morning).

Armstrong Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Mon afternoon, min -7°C on Mon night)Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the E on Mon night, calm by Thu morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Armstrong Peak at the specific elevation of 500 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.
1 hour ago
-3.5° C
-
48
Strong winds from the E
(48 kph at 100).
SyowaJapan-base
651 km SW
21m alt.
1 hour ago
-1.7° C
moderate snow
Continuous moderate snow.
78
Severe gales from the NE
(78 kph at 40).
0.1 km
Mid: overcast
Amery Ice Shelf
833 km SE
84m alt.
1 hour ago
-10.3° C
No report.
Davis Base
1070 km ESE
13m alt.
1 hour ago
-3.8° C
-
15
Light winds from the SW
(15 kph at 230).
Davis(lgb46aws)
1229 km SSE
2356m alt.
2 hours ago
-
11
Light winds from the SSE
(11 kph at 130).

* 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.