Galicia Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Galicia Peak Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed night. Extremely cold (max -31°C on Wed night, min -36°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Wed afternoon, light winds from the NW by Fri afternoon).

Days 3-6 Galicia Peak Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri night. Extremely cold (max -35°C on Sat night, min -41°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, gales from the SW by Sun morning).

Days 6-9 Galicia Peak Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu night. Extremely cold (max -31°C on Wed night, min -42°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SSW on Tue morning, light winds from the NNW by Thu morning).

Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
Thu
25
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
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
40 W40
35 WNW35
75 WSW75
35 NW35
30 NNW30
35 NW35
45 W45
50 WNW50
25 WNW25
5 NW5
15 SW15
30 SW30
30 SW30
70 SW70
60 SW60
55 WSW55
40 SW40
20 SSE20
35 S35
55 SSW55
55 SSW55
40 SSW40
35 SW35
40 SW40
25 WSW25
10 WNW10
10 NNE10
snow shwrs light snow some clouds snow shwrs light snow light snow some clouds snow shwrs light snow mod. snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 2 - 5 3 2 - 1 3 6 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-33 -34 -34 -31 -31 -34 -32 -31 -33 -36 -36 -36 -35 -35 -38 -37 -39 -41 -40 -40 -42 -38 -35 -33 -31 -31 -33
Low °C
-36 -34 -34 -32 -32 -35 -36 -31 -34 -37 -36 -37 -37 -37 -38 -38 -40 -41 -41 -41 -42 -42 -36 -34 -33 -32 -34
Chill °C
-50 -52 -57 -48 -47 -52 -53 -50 -49 -49 -49 -53 -54 -58 -61 -59 -60 -56 -61 -63 -66 -56 -55 -51 -43 -40 -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
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mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 8:27 - - 8:10 - - 7:52 - - 7:30 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 -
Sunset
- - 4:25 - - 4:42 - - 5:00 - - 5:22 - - 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 4557 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.
3 hours ago
-20.0° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the NE
(20 kph at 50).
Limbert
727 km ENE
40m alt.
3 hours ago
-29.3° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the SW
(20 kph at 220).
Filchner
849 km SE
105m alt.
3 hours ago
-36.4° C
No report.
24
Moderate winds from the WSW
(24 kph at 240).
ASCAT249E73S
897 km W
15m alt.
3 hours ago
60
Near gales from the NW
(60 kph at 132.7).
- km
ASCAT248E73S
902 km W
15m alt.
3 hours ago
56
Near gales from the NW
(56 kph at 136.7).
- km

* 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.