Great Needle Peak weather

Great Needle Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

Light rain (total 8mm), mostly falling on Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Wed night, min -8°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (calm on Wed night, strong winds from the E by Fri afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

Moderate rain (total 16mm), heaviest on Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sun night, min -10°C on Mon morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Sun night, calm by Mon night).

(Days 6-9):

Moderate rain (total 15mm), heaviest on Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Tue night, min -5°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Tue night, strong winds from the WSW by Fri morning).

Tuesday
24
Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
Fri
27
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partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light rain
light rain
light rain
cloudy
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
moderate rain
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
moderate rain
light rain
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
30 NNE30
10 NNW10
5 ENE5
5 NNE5
15 NNE15
25 ENE25
40 ENE40
35 E35
5 ESE5
20 WSW20
20 W20
15 WNW15
25 NNW25
55 WNW55
25 SSE25
40 SW40
10 SW10
10 NE10
25 NNE25
25 NE25
10 WNW10
20 W20
25 WSW25
20 WSW20
20 W20
35 W35
40 WSW40
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Rain
Rain mm
2 - - - - 1 2 3 - 1 - - 4 10 1 - - - - 7 3 3 2 - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-2 -1 -2 -1 -2 -3 -6 -7 -6 -5 -4 -1 0 1 -10 -8 -7 -7 -5 1 1 0 -3 -4 -1 0 0
Low °C
-2 -2 -2 -2 -3 -5 -7 -8 -7 -5 -8 -2 0 -9 -10 -9 -9 -8 -5 -4 1 -2 -4 -4 -4 -1 0
Chill °C
-9 -5 -2 -4 -7 -9 -15 -15 -6 -12 -9 -6 -6 -6 -19 -17 -11 -14 -12 -2 -2 -5 -8 -11 -8 -6 -8
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 300 0 0 0 0 0 1850
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Sunrise
- - 6:58 - - 6:54 - - 6:52 - - 6:48 - - 6:45 - - 6:41 - - 6:37 - - 6:35 - - 6:31
Sunset
6:47 - - 6:50 - - 6:52 - - 6:55 - - 6:58 - - 7:00 - - 7:04 - - 7:06 - - 7:08 - -

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Great Needle Peak is: Light rain (total 8mm), mostly falling on Wed afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Wed night, min -8°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (calm on Wed night, strong winds from the E by Fri afternoon).

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

Moderate rain (total 16mm), heaviest on Sun nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sun night, min -10°C on Mon morning)Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Sun night, calm by Mon night).

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

Moderate rain (total 15mm), heaviest on Tue nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Tue night, min -5°C on Tue afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Tue night, strong winds from the WSW by Fri morning).

Issued local time.

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
BaseArturoPrat
27 km NE
5m alt.
4 hours ago
-2.0° C
light snow
Intermittent light snow.
33
Fresh winds from the N
(33 kph at 360).
2.0 km
Mid: overcast
Teniente R Marsh
78 km NE
45m alt.
2 hours ago
-2° C
snow showers
Shower light snow.
39
Strong winds from the N
(39 kph at 10).
Low: broken
Mid: overcast
FreiChi-base
78 km NE
10m alt.
4 hours ago
-2.4° C
moderate snow
Intermittent moderate snow.
50
Strong winds from the N
(50 kph at 10).
3.0 km
Mid: overcast
Teniente Jubany
88 km ENE
4m alt.
4 hours ago
-0.5° C
-
52
Near gales from the NNE
(52 kph at 20).
32 km
Mid: scattered
Bernardo O'Higgins (Antarctica)
130 km SE
10m alt.
4 hours ago
-2.4° C
State of sky unchanged.
11
Light winds from the NE
(11 kph at 50).
30 km
Mid: overcast

* 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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