Great Needle Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Great Needle Peak Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Fri morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Fri morning, min -2°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Thu afternoon, strong winds from the NNW by Fri night).

Days 3-6 Great Needle Peak Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 21mm), heaviest during Sat night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sat morning, min -5°C on Mon morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Sat morning, calm by Sun night).

Days 6-9 Great Needle Peak Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 12mm), heaviest on Thu afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Wed night, min -5°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Wed morning, near gales from the NNW by Thu afternoon).

Monday
23
Tuesday
24
Wednesday
25
Thursday
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
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
heavy rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
Wind km/h
30 W30
25 W25
20 W20
25 WSW25
15 WNW15
20 NNW20
35 NW35
25 NW25
30 NNW30
35 NNW35
20 NNW20
20 N20
15 WSW15
15 SSW15
10 SE10
5 NNE5
10 NNW10
15 WNW15
20 NW20
25 W25
20 W20
15 NNW15
30 N30
40 NW40
35 NNW35
60 NNW60
45 WSW45
some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds rain shwrs light rain light rain light rain light rain heavy rain rain shwrs some clouds some clouds clear clear clear rain shwrs rain shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds rain shwrs some clouds rain shwrs rain shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - 1 2 4 5 3 12 1 - - - - - 1 1 - - - 3 - 4 3
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-1 -1 0 -1 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 -1 -2 -3 -5 -4 -4 -1 0 -1 0 1 2 0 1 -3
Low °C
-2 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 -2 -2 -4 -5 -5 -5 -3 -2 -2 -2 1 -1 0 -2 -5
Chill °C
-7 -7 -7 -7 -5 -6 -6 -6 -6 -6 -5 -5 -6 -7 -8 -8 -8 -9 -6 -6 -7 -5 -5 -5 -7 -7 -11
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 100 100 200 200 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 350 200 0 200 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-3-5-3-3-5-4-4-5-4-7-7-8-9-10-11-12-11-10-9-8-3-4-4-7-9-9-16-2-3-2-1-3-2-1-2-2-3-4-4-5-5-7-9-8-7-5-6-2-2-1-3-5-5-11-1-10-100101100-1-2-3-5-4-4-10-101201-3
Sunrise
10:07 - - 10:04 - - 10:02 - - 10:00 - - 9:57 - - 9:55 - - 9:52 - - 9:51 - - 9:48 - -
Sunset
- 4:06 - - 4:07 - - 4:09 - - 4:13 - - 4:15 - - 4:17 - - 4:20 - - 4:22 - - 4:24 -

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
Base Arturo Prat
27 km NE
5m alt.
3 hours ago
1.4° C
clear
No report.
30
Fresh winds from the S
(30 kph at 190).
10 km
Frei Chi-base
78 km NE
10m alt.
2 hours ago
-1.8° C
cloudy
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the W
(20 kph at 260).
12 km
Teniente R Marsh
78 km NE
45m alt.
54 minutes ago
-2° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
44
Strong winds from the WSW
(44 kph at 250).
Low: broken
Teniente Jubany
88 km ENE
4m alt.
2 hours ago
-2.6° C
-
30
Fresh winds from the W
(30 kph at 270).
32 km
Mid: clear
Bernardo O higgins
130 km SE
10m alt.
2 hours ago
-2.9° C
cloudy
No report.
31
Fresh winds from the SW
(31 kph at 230).

* 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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