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

AyGreat Needle Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

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Issued: 2 am Sat 20 Apr Local Time
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Days 1–3 Weather Summary

Light rain (total 6mm), mostly falling on Sat night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sat night, min -7°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sat morning, near gales from the WSW by Sun night).

Days 4–6 Weather Summary

Light rain (total 9mm), mostly falling on Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Thu morning, min -8°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Wed morning, fresh winds from the E by Thu night).

Days 7–9 Weather Summary

Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Fri morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Fri morning, min -6°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the E on Fri morning, calm by Sun night).

Days 10–12 Weather Summary

Moderate rain (total 17mm), heaviest on Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Tue night, min -5°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Tue morning, fresh winds from the ENE by Wed night).

Saturday
20
Sunday
21
Monday
22
Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
Thursday
25
Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
29
Tuesday
30
Wednesday
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rain showers
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mod. rain
 km/h
20
WSW
10
SW
30
W
40
W
55
WSW
55
WSW
60
WSW
45
SW
35
SW
15
SW
5
SW
20
NE
10
NE
10
ENE
25
ENE
30
NNE
15
NNE
15
E
35
E
20
E
5
SSE
20
W
20
W
10
WNW
10
E
10
NE
5
WSW
10
WSW
10
W
15
W
10
NNW
20
NNE
25
N
25
NE
35
NNE
35
NE
Wave Height Map
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T antarctica.wind.279.cc23
 cm 
 mm 
0.1
1.7
1.6
0.7
0.7
0.6
0.3
0.2
3
1.3
0.4
3
0.7
0.3
0.4
5
2.0
0.1
0.6
3
3
1.7
7
max°C
-1
-3
0
-1
-1
-2
-4
-4
-4
-7
-8
-3
-1
-1
1
2
2
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-1
-1
-1
-2
-3
-3
-3
-5
-4
-3
0
-1
-1
2
1
0
1
min°C
-2
-4
-3
-1
-1
-4
-4
-4
-7
-7
-8
-7
-3
-2
-1
1
2
0
-1
-2
-1
-2
-3
-4
-3
-3
-6
-5
-4
-3
-1
-1
1
0
0
0
chill°C 
-6
-9
-10
-9
-10
-14
-14
-13
-14
-14
-12
-13
-7
-7
-6
-5
-2
-6
-8
-8
-4
-7
-8
-7
-7
-7
-10
-10
-9
-8
-4
-6
-5
-6
-7
-7
Freezing level (m
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
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400
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100
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Sunrise
8:26
8:30
8:32
8:34
8:37
8:41
8:44
8:45
8:48
8:52
8:55
8:56
Sunset
5:29
5:25
5:22
5:19
5:15
5:13
5:09
5:07
5:04
5:00
4:58
4:54

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Great Needle Peak is: Light rain (total 6mm), mostly falling on Sat night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sat night, min -7°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Sat morning, near gales from the WSW by Sun night).

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 9mm), mostly falling on Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Thu morning, min -8°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Wed morning, fresh winds from the E by Thu night).

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Fri morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Fri morning, min -6°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the E on Fri morning, calm by Sun night).

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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Captain Arturo Prat Base
27 km NE
111m alt.
2 hours ago
-2° C
partially cloudy
Clouds developing.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 100).
30 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Centro Met. Antártico Presidente Eduardo Frei
77 km NE
48m alt.
2 hours ago
-2° C
State of sky unchanged.
6
Light winds from the W
(6 kph at 260).
30 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Teniente R. Marsh Airport
78 km NE
45m alt.
2 hours ago
-2° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
6
Light winds from the W
(6 kph at 260).
10.0 km
Low: broken
78 km NE
100m alt.
2 hours ago
-3° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
20 km
Mid: clear
King Sejong
85 km NE
64m alt.
2 hours ago
-2° C
State of sky unchanged.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 70).
35 km
Mid: mostly cloudy

* 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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