Great Needle Peak weather
– Lat/Long: 62.67° S 60.05° W

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Great Needle Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 2pm Wed 03 Mar Local Time
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Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

Heavy rain (total 22mm), heaviest during Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Thu night, min 0°C on Wed afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NW on Thu night, light winds from the W by Fri night).

(Days 3-6):

Moderate rain (total 19mm), heaviest on Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 4°C on Mon night, min 1°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the N on Sun morning, light winds from the NNW by Mon afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 30mm), heaviest during Tue afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Tue afternoon, min 0°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNE on Wed afternoon, strong winds from the E by Thu afternoon).

(Days 10-12):

Light rain (total 5mm), mostly falling on Fri afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Fri afternoon, min -2°C on Mon morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the E on Fri afternoon, calm by Sat night).

Wed
3
Thursday
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Friday
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Saturday
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Sunday
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Monday
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Tuesday
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Wednesday
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Thursday
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Friday
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Saturday
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Sunday
14
Mon
15
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Wind km/h
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20 NNW20
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25 ESE25
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30 ESE30
15 SE15
15 ESE15
15 ESE15
10 SW10
5 ESE5
5 N5
20 NE20
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Rain
Rain mm
- 4 1 - 10 3 1 3 - 7 2 1 3 1 - - 4 1 10 5 1 - - 1 - 10 3 2 3 - - - - - - -
Snow
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High °C
0 3 3 1 4 3 2 2 2 1 3 2 2 1 1 2 4 4 4 3 1 2 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 -1 -2
Low °C
0 1 2 1 1 3 2 1 2 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 4 4 2 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 -1 0 0 -1 -1 0 -1 -2
Chill °C
-6 -1 -2 -6 -2 -3 -4 -1 0 -6 -1 -4 -4 -6 -4 -2 -1 -1 0 -3 -5 -1 -5 -5 -6 -7 -6 -5 -5 -5 -4 -5 -2 0 -4 -7
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Sunrise
- - 6:13 - - 6:16 - - 6:20 - - 6:22 - - 6:24 - - 6:28 - - 6:31 - - 6:33 - - 6:37 - - 6:39 - - 6:41 - - 6:45
Sunset
8:09 - - 8:07 - - 8:04 - - 8:00 - - 7:57 - - 7:53 - - 7:50 - - 7:46 - - 7:44 - - 7:39 - - 7:37 - - 7:34 - -

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Great Needle Peak is: Heavy rain (total 22mm), heaviest during Thu nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Thu night, min 0°C on Wed afternoon)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NW on Thu night, light winds from the W by Fri night).

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

Moderate rain (total 19mm), heaviest on Sat afternoonTemperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 4°C on Mon night, min 1°C on Sat afternoon)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the N on Sun morning, light winds from the NNW by Mon afternoon).

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 30mm), heaviest during Tue afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Tue afternoon, min 0°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (light winds from the NNE on Wed afternoon, strong winds from the E by Thu afternoon).

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
1.7° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the WSW
(7 kph at 250).
BaseArturoPrat
27 km NE
5m alt.
54 minutes ago
3.6° C
partially cloudy
Clouds developing.
43
Strong winds from the WSW
(43 kph at 240).
30 km
Mid: scattered
Teniente R Marsh
78 km NE
45m alt.
54 minutes ago
3° C
clear
-
31
Fresh winds from the W
(31 kph at 280).
Low: few
FreiChi-base
78 km NE
10m alt.
54 minutes ago
2.8° C
State of sky unchanged.
31
Fresh winds from the W
(31 kph at 280).
30 km
Mid: few
King Sejong
85 km NE
11m alt.
54 minutes ago
3.2° C
partially cloudy
Clouds dissolving.
22
Moderate winds from the WNW
(22 kph at 290).
38 km
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.

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