Beta Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Beta Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Wed afternoon, min -25°C on Tue morning). Mainly fresh winds.

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Fri afternoon, min -24°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -24°C on Mon morning, min -36°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Mon morning, near gales from the SW by Tue afternoon).

Monday
29
Tuesday
30
Wednesday
1
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
partially cloudy
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light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
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partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
30 SSW30
25 SSW25
25 SSW25
25 SW25
15 SSW15
10 SSW10
10 SSW10
20 SW20
30 SW30
25 SSW25
20 SSW20
15 SSW15
15 S15
15 SSE15
15 SSE15
15 SSE15
15 SSE15
15 SSW15
15 SSW15
20 SSW20
40 SW40
50 SW50
55 SW55
55 SW55
45 SW45
30 SSW30
25 SSW25
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
-23 -21 -17 -14 -10 -10 -11 -14 -17 -20 -19 -19 -20 -21 -22 -23 -23 -23 -24 -24 -27 -29 -30 -31 -34 -35 -34
Low °C
-25 -22 -20 -16 -11 -11 -13 -15 -20 -21 -19 -20 -20 -21 -24 -23 -23 -24 -24 -25 -29 -29 -30 -34 -35 -36 -35
Chill °C
-36 -33 -28 -24 -16 -16 -17 -23 -28 -31 -29 -28 -29 -31 -32 -32 -32 -33 -35 -36 -42 -48 -50 -52 -54 -52 -50
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
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Sunrise
10:51 - - 11:00 - - 11:10 - - 11:21 - - 11:32 - - 11:45 - - 12:00 - - 12:18 - - 12:45 - -
Sunset
- 3:42 - - 3:33 - - 3:22 - - 3:11 - - 3:00 - - 2:47 - - 2:32 - - 2:12 - - 1:45 -

Beta Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed afternoonTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Wed afternoon, min -25°C on Tue morning)Mainly fresh winds

Beta Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -19°C on Fri afternoon, min -24°C on Sat night)Wind will be generally light

Beta Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -24°C on Mon morning, min -36°C on Wed afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Mon morning, near gales from the SW by Tue afternoon)

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Beta Peak at the specific elevation of 500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Beta 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
CapeRoss
122 km SE
201m alt.
1 hour ago
-18.2° C
-
6
Light winds from the W
(6 kph at 270).
BaiaTerraNova
171 km NE
80m alt.
1 hour ago
-16.2° C
-
13
Light winds from the NE
(13 kph at 40).
JangBogo
180 km NE
29m alt.
3 hours ago
-18.4° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 260).
40 km
PriestleyGlacier
247 km N
1925m alt.
1 hour ago
-42.9° C
-
17
Light winds from the NNW
(17 kph at 330).
Mcmurdo Base
278 km SSE
34m alt.
3 hours ago
-19.2° C
clear
Clear skies.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 110).
36 km
Mid: clear

* 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 Beta Peak and within an acceptable time window.