Great Needle Peak weather

Great Needle Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Thu night, min -1°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Thu night, strong winds from the WSW by Fri night).

(Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 42mm), heaviest during Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sun afternoon, min -1°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NE on Sat night, strong winds from the E by Sun night).

(Days 6-9):

Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Thu afternoon, min -1°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Wed morning, fresh winds from the NNE by Thu morning).

Tuesday
25
Wednesday
26
Thursday
27
Fri
28
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
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
light rain
heavy rain
moderate rain
light rain
moderate rain
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
Wind km/h
15 WNW15
15 W15
15 WNW15
15 NW15
20 WNW20
30 W30
50 WSW50
40 WSW40
35 WSW35
10 WNW10
25 ENE25
40 ENE40
40 ENE40
45 E45
40 E40
25 ESE25
10 WSW10
15 WSW15
10 WSW10
5 NNW5
5 NNW5
20 NNE20
30 NNE30
10 WNW10
25 WSW25
5 NNW5
5 NNW5
clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds light rain light rain heavy rain mod. rain light rain mod. rain some clouds clear clear clear some clouds rain shwrs light rain light rain some clouds rain shwrs light rain
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - 1 5 15 7 4 10 - - - - - 1 2 1 - 1 2
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
1 1 3 4 4 4 2 2 2 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 -1 1 2 3 3 4 3 3 1
Low °C
-1 1 2 3 4 3 2 2 1 -1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 -1 0 1 2 3 3 1 2 1
Chill °C
-2 -4 -1 1 0 -1 -5 -5 -4 -5 -6 -6 -6 -6 -7 -7 -2 -3 -5 1 0 -2 -3 1 0 3 0
Freezing level m
0 400 550 900 1350 1000 350 250 300 0 0 150 250 200 100 0 250 200 0 0 300 500 1550 1550 500 650 400
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-4-4-4-2-2-3-7-7-6-6-7-5-5-5-5-6-6-6-6-5-5-1-1-1-2-5-6-2-1-2110-4-3-4-3-5-3-2-2-3-4-3-3-4-3-31221-2-2113444222001110011-112334331
Sunrise
- 5:37 - - 5:39 - - 5:43 - - 5:46 - - 5:48 - - 5:52 - - 5:54 - - 5:58 - - 6:01 -
Sunset
- - 8:47 - - 8:44 - - 8:40 - - 8:37 - - 8:35 - - 8:30 - - 8:28 - - 8:24 - - 8:21

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Great Needle Peak is: Mostly dryFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Thu night, min -1°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Thu night, strong winds from the WSW by Fri night).

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 42mm), heaviest during Sun nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sun afternoon, min -1°C on Sat night)Winds increasing (light winds from the NE on Sat night, strong winds from the E by Sun night).

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Wed nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Thu afternoon, min -1°C on Tue night)Winds increasing (calm on Wed morning, fresh winds from the NNE by Thu morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Great Needle Peak at the specific elevation of 0 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Great Needle 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
Juan Carlos Island
17 km WSW
0m alt.
2 hours ago
2.4° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the S
(7 kph at 190).
BaseArturoPrat
27 km NE
5m alt.
3 hours ago
1.5° C
Mist
7
Light winds from the ENE
(7 kph at 60).
26 km
Mid: overcast
Gabriel DE Castilla
47 km SSW
55m alt.
2 hours ago
2.3° C
No report.
25
Moderate winds from the SW
(25 kph at 230).
ASCATB300E63S
50 km SSE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
18
Light winds from the W
(18 kph at 259).
- km
SHIP2107
66 km NW
3m alt.
55 minutes ago
2.2° C
30
Fresh winds from the WSW
(30 kph at 240).

* 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 Great Needle Peak and within an acceptable time window.

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