Galicia Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Galicia Peak Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu morning. Extremely cold (max -27°C on Fri morning, min -36°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the W on Thu night, calm by Sat morning).

Days 3-6 Galicia Peak Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -28°C on Wed morning, min -37°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Sun morning, strong winds from the SW by Tue night).

Days 6-9 Galicia Peak Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Extremely cold (max -26°C on Wed night, min -34°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SW on Wed morning, calm by Sat night).

Wednesday
24
Thursday
25
Friday
26
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
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
Wind km/h
35 NNW35
35 NW35
50 W50
40 WNW40
30 NW30
30 N30
5 ESE5
10 SSW10
10 SSE10
10 SSE10
10 SSW10
15 WSW15
35 WSW35
40 SW40
30 WSW30
15 SW15
20 SW20
35 SSW35
40 SW40
30 WSW30
25 NNW25
30 N30
30 NNW30
20 NW20
20 NNW20
20 NNE20
15 NNW15
light snow light snow snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs mod. snow light snow light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear snow shwrs light snow light snow mod. snow light snow light snow snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 2 1 3 3 6 3 2 2 1 - - - - - - - - - - 3 3 3 8 3 5 3
High °C
-29 -31 -28 -27 -28 -29 -34 -35 -33 -33 -33 -32 -33 -36 -35 -35 -37 -30 -28 -28 -26 -27 -28 -26 -27 -29 -29
Low °C
-29 -33 -34 -28 -28 -34 -34 -36 -36 -33 -33 -33 -35 -37 -36 -36 -37 -36 -28 -28 -27 -27 -28 -27 -28 -30 -30
Chill °C
-46 -48 -46 -43 -43 -44 -34 -46 -41 -42 -44 -44 -51 -56 -50 -48 -52 -48 -45 -43 -41 -42 -43 -39 -39 -42 -43
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
-32-34-32-31-32-33-37-38-37-36-37-36-36-39-39-39-40-32-31-30-29-30-31-30-30-32-32-29-31-28-27-28-29-34-35-33-33-33-32-33-36-35-35-37-30-28-28-26-27-28-26-27-29-29-22-23-21-20-21-24-28-30-26-26-27-26-27-31-29-29-31-25-23-23-21-22-23-20-21-24-25-16-17-14-13-15-18-22-24-20-19-21-19-21-26-23-23-25-19-17-17-15-16-17-14-15-18-19-9-10-8-7-9-12-15-17-13-13-14-13-14-19-16-17-19-12-10-11-9-9-10-8-9-12-13-3-4-10-2-5-9-11-7-7-8-6-8-13-10-10-13-6-4-5-2-3-4-1-2-6-6
Sunrise
8:10 - - 7:52 - - 7:30 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - -
Sunset
- 4:42 - - 5:00 - - 5:22 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Galicia Peak at the specific elevation of 4000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Galicia 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
University Wisconsin Id 8917
548 km NE
1395m alt.
1 hour ago
-20.0° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the NE
(20 kph at 50).
Limbert
727 km ENE
40m alt.
1 hour ago
-29.3° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the SW
(20 kph at 220).
Filchner
849 km SE
105m alt.
1 hour ago
-36.4° C
No report.
24
Moderate winds from the WSW
(24 kph at 240).
Fossil Bluff
938 km NE
55m alt.
1 hour ago
-6.4° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the SSW
(7 kph at 200).
Butler Island
988 km ENE
91m alt.
1 hour ago
-25.2° C
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the SE
(22 kph at 150).

* 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 Galicia Peak and within an acceptable time window.