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 18 May Local Time
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Days 1–3 Weather Summary

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sat night, min -15°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WSW on Sat morning, light winds from the SSE by Mon night).

Days 4–6 Weather Summary

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Thu night, min -16°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, strong winds from the W by Thu night).

Days 7–9 Weather Summary

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sun night, min -8°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the SW on Fri night, calm by Sun night).

Days 10–12 Weather Summary

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Mon morning, min -21°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WNW on Tue night, light winds from the W by Thu morning).

Saturday
18
Sunday
19
Monday
20
Tuesday
21
Wednesday
22
Thursday
23
Friday
24
Saturday
25
Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
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light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
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snow showers
mod snow
mod snow
light snow
cloud
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light snow
light snow
mod snow
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
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clear
clear
clear
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part cloud
part cloud
clear
clear
part cloud
snow showers
clear
part cloud
light snow
snow showers
light snow
mod snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow shwrs
some clouds
snow shwrs
mod. snow
mod. snow
light snow
cloudy
some clouds
light snow
light snow
mod. snow
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light snow
snow shwrs
snow shwrs
light snow
some clouds
clear
clear
clear
some clouds
some clouds
some clouds
clear
clear
some clouds
snow shwrs
clear
some clouds
light snow
snow shwrs
light snow
mod. snow
 km/h
95
WSW
90
WSW
80
W
70
WSW
70
WSW
35
W
40
N
20
NNE
25
E
30
SW
35
W
10
NE
20
NW
35
NNW
20
SW
30
WNW
30
SSW
20
W
65
WSW
95
SW
100
SW
35
SSW
15
SW
45
SW
50
W
30
WSW
15
WNW
45
WSW
55
W
65
WSW
85
SW
70
WSW
55
WNW
80
W
70
WSW
50
SW
Wave Height Map
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T antarctica.wind.39.cc23
T antarctica.wind.63.cc23
T antarctica.wind.87.cc23
T antarctica.wind.111.cc23
T antarctica.wind.135.cc23
T antarctica.wind.159.cc23
T antarctica.wind.183.cc23
T antarctica.wind.207.cc23
T antarctica.wind.231.cc23
T antarctica.wind.255.cc23
T antarctica.wind.279.cc23
 cm 
1.0
2.0
5
1.0
2.0
9
9
2.0
2.0
1.0
8
2.0
3
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
4
3
3
6
 mm 
max°C
-8
-6
-5
-10
-11
-9
-8
-9
-14
-12
-12
-12
-12
-14
-13
-11
-13
-9
-7
-7
-5
-5
-7
-6
-6
-4
-3
-3
-6
-7
-10
-12
-8
-13
-14
-17
min°C
-11
-6
-7
-11
-11
-11
-9
-13
-15
-14
-12
-12
-14
-14
-16
-11
-13
-13
-8
-8
-6
-6
-7
-7
-6
-5
-3
-4
-6
-8
-11
-12
-12
-13
-16
-19
chill°C 
-26
-19
-20
-25
-25
-23
-19
-24
-26
-25
-23
-15
-26
-25
-25
-21
-23
-18
-22
-22
-19
-13
-13
-15
-16
-13
-3
-14
-17
-21
-25
-26
-24
-28
-31
-27
Freezing level (m
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Cloud base (m)
50
200
150
50
100
100
0
100
100
0
500
100
0
200
200
150
50
50
100
100
50
0
400
200
50
100
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Sunrise
9:42
9:45
9:48
9:49
9:52
9:55
9:56
10:00
10:02
10:03
10:06
10:07
Sunset
4:08
4:07
4:04
4:01
4:00
3:57
3:56
3:53
3:52
3:49
3:48
3:45

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Great Needle Peak is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sat night, min -15°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WSW on Sat morning, light winds from the SSE by Mon night).

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Thu night, min -16°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, strong winds from the W by Thu night).

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sun night, min -8°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the SW on Fri night, calm by Sun night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Great Needle Peak at the specific elevation of 1000 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
Gabriel DE Castilla
46 km SSW
12m alt.
3 hours ago
-2° C
No report.
79
Severe gales from the SW
(79 kph at 220).
Teniente R. Marsh Airport
77 km NE
45m alt.
34 minutes ago
-1° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
102
Extremely windy from the WSW
(102 kph at 240).
10.0 km
Low: scattered
Dinamet
85 km NE
52m alt.
3 hours ago
-1° C
No report.
72
Gales from the W
(72 kph at 260).
963 km NW
14m alt.
2 hours ago
1° C
No report.
11
Light winds from the W
(11 kph at 260).
Ushuaia Naval Base Airport
997 km NW
204m alt.
1 hour ago
clear
-
20
Moderate winds from the NW.(Wind varies from 270 to 050 degs)
(20 kph at 320).
0.0 km

* 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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