Galicia Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Galicia Peak Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Extremely cold (max -34°C on Sun morning, min -38°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Sat night, calm by Mon night).

Days 3-6 Galicia Peak Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -37°C on Tue morning, min -41°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SW on Tue morning, stormy winds from the SSW by Wed night).

Days 6-9 Galicia Peak Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun night. Extremely cold (max -38°C on Sun afternoon, min -42°C on Fri afternoon). Mainly strong winds.

Friday
29
Saturday
30
Sunday
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
Wind km/h
25 SW25
30 SW30
35 SW35
40 WSW40
35 WSW35
35 W35
30 NW30
25 NNW25
5 NE5
25 SW25
35 SW35
50 SW50
60 SSW60
70 SSW70
90 SSW90
75 SSW75
60 SSW60
45 SW45
35 SW35
35 SW35
30 SW30
30 SW30
30 SW30
40 SW40
40 WSW40
45 W45
30 WNW30
some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds snow shwrs mod. snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - 1 5 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 6
High °C
-36 -36 -35 -34 -34 -34 -34 -35 -37 -37 -37 -38 -41 -41 -40 -40 -40 -41 -41 -41 -42 -42 -42 -40 -39 -38 -38
Low °C
-36 -36 -35 -34 -35 -35 -34 -36 -38 -38 -38 -41 -41 -41 -41 -40 -40 -41 -41 -42 -42 -42 -42 -42 -39 -38 -39
Chill °C
-52 -53 -53 -52 -52 -51 -51 -50 -48 -56 -56 -59 -66 -67 -67 -66 -64 -64 -62 -61 -62 -61 -61 -61 -60 -59 -57
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
-36-36-35-34-34-34-34-35-37-37-37-38-41-41-40-40-40-41-41-41-42-42-42-40-39-38-38-33-33-32-31-31-31-31-32-34-34-34-35-38-38-38-38-38-38-38-39-39-39-39-37-36-36-36-27-28-27-26-26-26-26-27-29-29-29-31-34-34-34-33-34-34-34-34-34-33-33-31-31-31-31-21-22-21-20-20-20-21-22-23-23-23-25-28-28-28-27-28-28-28-28-28-27-27-25-25-25-26-15-16-14-14-14-14-14-15-17-17-16-19-22-22-22-21-22-22-22-22-22-21-21-19-18-18-19-8-9-8-7-7-7-8-9-10-10-10-12-15-15-15-15-15-15-15-16-15-14-14-12-12-12-13
Sunrise
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -
Sunset
- 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 -

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
Criosfera1
621 km S
1285m alt.
3 hours ago
-40.5° C
No report.
Belgrano-2 Base
1134 km ESE
251m alt.
3 hours ago
-14.9° C
moderate snow
Snow
6
Light winds from the SSE
(6 kph at 140).
40 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
San-Martin-Base
1288 km NE
4m alt.
3 hours ago
-9.2° C
-
15
Light winds from the NNE
(15 kph at 20).
40 km
Mid: scattered
Amundsen-Scott
1334 km S
2835m alt.
3 hours ago
-
28 km
Mid: scattered
Amundsen-Scott Airport
1350 km S
2830m alt.
3 hours ago
-52° C
moderate snow
Ice crystals.
6
Light winds from the ENE
(6 kph at 70).
Low: few
Mid: scattered

* 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.