Armstrong Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Armstrong Peak Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Thu night, min -15°C on Wed afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SSW on Wed afternoon, light winds from the SE by Thu night).

Days 3-6 Armstrong Peak Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Fri morning, min -17°C on Sun night). Mainly strong winds.

Days 6-9 Armstrong Peak Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Mon afternoon, min -20°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Monday
22
Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
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 night
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
35 S35
45 S45
35 S35
45 SSW45
60 SSW60
40 S40
30 SSE30
35 S35
15 SSE15
15 NE15
30 ENE30
25 ENE25
45 E45
30 ENE30
5 WSW5
25 SSW25
10 ENE10
10 SE10
10 SW10
10 WSW10
15 E15
10 NE10
5 NNW5
0 SE0
5 WNW5
15 WSW15
15 SSE15
some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds light snow light snow light snow mod. snow light snow some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - 2 5 3 6 5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-12 -12 -14 -13 -13 -12 -10 -7 -5 -5 -6 -6 -7 -6 -9 -11 -10 -16 -15 -14 -16 -18 -17 -18 -18 -17 -18
Low °C
-12 -13 -14 -13 -15 -13 -12 -8 -7 -5 -7 -7 -7 -6 -12 -13 -12 -17 -17 -15 -19 -19 -17 -20 -19 -17 -20
Chill °C
-23 -23 -27 -25 -26 -25 -20 -16 -8 -10 -14 -14 -17 -16 -16 -20 -16 -25 -22 -20 -21 -25 -22 -18 -18 -24 -26
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
-17-17-17-17-17-15-14-11-9-10-11-11-12-12-15-17-16-20-20-19-21-22-22-23-23-23-23-12-12-14-13-13-12-10-7-5-5-6-6-7-6-9-11-10-16-15-14-16-18-17-18-18-17-18
Sunrise
5:41 - - 5:37 - - 5:33 - - 5:28 - - 5:24 - - 5:20 - - 5:16 - - 5:13 - - 5:09 - -
Sunset
- 8:45 - - 8:49 - - 8:52 - - 8:55 - - 8:59 - - 9:02 - - 9:07 - - 9:09 - - 9:14 -

Issued local time.

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
Molodeznaja
357 km SW
40m alt.
2 hours ago
-11.8° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 280).
Mawson Base
434 km ESE
16m alt.
2 hours ago
-16.7° C
-
9
Light winds from the E
(9 kph at 80).
Syowa Base
651 km SW
21m alt.
2 hours ago
-13.0° C
light snow
Continuous light snow.
9
Light winds from the SSW
(9 kph at 210).
30 km
Mid: overcast
Zhongshan
1014 km ESE
18m alt.
2 hours ago
-6.6° C
-
Wind obs. (115 kph from 90 degs) was rejected
.
48 km
Mid: scattered
Progress
1016 km ESE
64m alt.
2 hours ago
-5.1° C
heavy snow
Heavy drifting snow, below eye level.
54
Near gales from the E
(54 kph at 100).
20 km
Mid: mostly cloudy

* 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.