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

AyGreat Needle Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 2am Sun 13 Jun Local Time
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Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Tue night, min -8°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Sun night, near gales from the WSW by Mon afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Wed afternoon, min -7°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the SW on Thu night, moderate winds from the W by Fri night).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Mon afternoon, min -5°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (calm on Sun morning, gales from the NW by Mon night).

(Days 10-12):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Tue night, min -8°C on Wed morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Wed afternoon, light winds from the NW by Thu morning).

Sunday
13
Monday
14
Tuesday
15
Wednesday
16
Thursday
17
Friday
18
Saturday
19
Sunday
20
Monday
21
Tuesday
22
Wednesday
23
Thursday
24
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 AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
cloudy
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
Wind km/h
15 NNW15
20 NNW20
10 NNW10
35 WSW35
60 WSW60
40 SW40
30 WSW30
30 W30
30 W30
40 W40
50 W50
75 W75
55 W55
65 WNW65
80 SW80
60 WSW60
55 WSW55
25 W25
45 WNW45
50 W50
25 WSW25
10 WSW10
5 NW5
15 N15
25 NNW25
55 N55
65 NW65
60 WNW60
40 WNW40
25 NW25
55 W55
70 WSW70
30 WNW30
15 NW15
20 NW20
15 NNW15
some clouds light snow some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow cloudy light snow snow shwrs clear clear snow shwrs light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs clear some clouds light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow light snow mod. snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 2 - - - - - - - - - 1 - 2 8 - - 2 2 - - - - - - - 1 - - 2 2 1 2 1 4 8
High °C
-7 -5 -5 -4 -5 -4 -5 -5 -2 -2 -1 -1 -2 -1 -5 -7 -7 -2 -2 -3 -5 -4 -4 -3 -2 0 -2 -5 -5 -4 -8 -6 -5 -4 -4 -5
Low °C
-8 -6 -5 -5 -5 -5 -6 -6 -4 -3 -2 -3 -2 -2 -6 -7 -7 -6 -2 -4 -5 -4 -5 -4 -4 -3 -4 -5 -5 -7 -8 -7 -6 -4 -4 -6
Chill °C
-13 -12 -11 -12 -16 -13 -13 -13 -10 -10 -9 -11 -11 -11 -15 -19 -18 -10 -11 -12 -14 -8 -4 -8 -10 -9 -11 -16 -14 -11 -19 -17 -12 -9 -10 -12
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 350 700 150 300 0 0 0 0 300 0 0 0 0 0 0 300 200 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-9-8-8-8-8-6-6-7-4-4-3-3-4-4-8-10-9-5-5-6-7-7-6-5-3-2-4-8-8-8-12-10-8-8-8-8-7-5-5-4-5-4-5-5-2-2-1-1-2-1-5-7-7-2-2-3-5-4-4-3-20-2-5-5-4-8-6-5-4-4-5-3-2-10-3-4-7-31111010-3-3-110-2-3-50-1110-1-1-1-2-10-2-5
Sunrise
10:30 - - 10:32 - - 10:33 - - 10:33 - - 10:33 - - 10:34 - - 10:34 - - 10:34 - - 10:36 - - 10:36 - - 10:36 - - 10:36 - -
Sunset
- 3:29 - - 3:27 - - 3:27 - - 3:27 - - 3:26 - - 3:26 - - 3:26 - - 3:26 - - 3:26 - - 3:27 - - 3:27 - - 3:29 -

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Great Needle Peak is: A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Tue night, min -8°C on Sun morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Sun night, near gales from the WSW by Mon afternoon).

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Wed afternoon, min -7°C on Fri morning)Winds decreasing (severe gales from the SW on Thu night, moderate winds from the W by Fri night).

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Mon afternoon, min -5°C on Sat night)Winds increasing (calm on Sun morning, gales from the NW by Mon 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.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Juan Carlos Island
17 km WSW
0m alt.
50 minutes ago
-
29
Fresh winds from the NNE
(29 kph at 30).
Great Wall
76 km NE
10m alt.
2 hours ago
-5.1° C
-
14
Light winds from the SE
(14 kph at 180).
50 km
Mid: scattered
Teniente R Marsh
78 km NE
45m alt.
2 hours ago
-5° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
11
Light winds from the NE
(11 kph at 40).
Low: overcast
Bellingshausen
78 km NE
16m alt.
2 hours ago
-5.9° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
20 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
King Sejong
85 km NE
11m alt.
2 hours ago
-5.4° C
State of sky unchanged.
17
Light winds from the NE
(17 kph at 50).
35 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.

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