Great Needle Peak weather

Great Needle Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Thu afternoon, min -9°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the E on Tue afternoon, light winds from the SSW by Wed morning).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Mon morning, min -7°C on Fri afternoon). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SW on Sat night, light winds from the NW by Mon morning).

(Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Tue afternoon, min -2°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Mon night, strong winds from the NNE by Tue night).

Monday
16
Tuesday
17
Wednesday
18
Thu
19
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
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
cloudy
Wind km/h
35 E35
15 SE15
10 SSE10
10 SW10
20 SSW20
15 SW15
15 SW15
15 SW15
25 SW25
25 SW25
25 SW25
15 SW15
15 SW15
20 SW20
25 WSW25
20 WSW20
10 W10
10 NW10
10 NW10
10 NW10
20 N20
35 NNE35
40 NNE40
10 NW10
15 NW15
15 N15
35 NNE35
cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow light snow light snow some clouds snow shwrs cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 4 2 - 1 -
High °C
-8 -8 -9 -8 -8 -8 -7 -7 -7 -6 -6 -6 -5 -4 -4 -3 -3 -2 -2 -2 -1 0 0 -1 -2 -1 0
Low °C
-9 -9 -9 -9 -9 -8 -8 -7 -7 -7 -7 -6 -6 -5 -4 -4 -3 -3 -2 -2 -1 -1 -1 -2 -2 -2 -1
Chill °C
-17 -16 -14 -14 -15 -14 -14 -13 -15 -14 -13 -12 -12 -12 -11 -8 -8 -5 -6 -6 -6 -7 -8 -5 -7 -6 -7
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 250 250 450 500 500 600 750 900 750 650 700 800
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-12-12-12-12-12-12-11-10-10-10-10-9-8-8-7-6-6-6-5-5-4-3-3-5-6-4-3-8-8-9-8-8-8-7-7-7-6-6-6-5-4-4-3-3-2-2-2-100-1-2-10-1-2-1-1-1-10-1-1-1-1-10-11213332234433
Sunrise
- - 2:58 - - 2:57 - - 2:56 - - 2:55 - - 2:55 - - 2:54 - - 2:54 - - 2:54 - - 2:54
Sunset
10:46 - - 10:49 - - 10:51 - - 10:52 - - 10:53 - - 10:55 - - 10:57 - - 10:58 - - 10:59 - -

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Great Needle Peak is: Mostly dryTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Thu afternoon, min -9°C on Tue afternoon)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the E on Tue afternoon, light winds from the SSW by Wed morning).

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryTemperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Mon morning, min -7°C on Fri afternoon)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SW on Sat night, light winds from the NW by Mon morning).

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Tue afternoon, min -2°C on Mon afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Mon night, strong winds from the NNE by Tue 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
BaseArturoPrat
27 km NE
5m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.6° C
State of sky unchanged.
33
Fresh winds from the ENE
(33 kph at 60).
30 km
Mid: overcast
Teniente R Marsh
78 km NE
45m alt.
1 hour ago
-2° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
35
Fresh winds from the E
(35 kph at 90).
Low: few
Mid: broken
FreiChi-base
78 km NE
10m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.8° C
partially cloudy
Clouds dissolving.
46
Strong winds from the E
(46 kph at 90).
30 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Teniente Jubany
88 km ENE
4m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.4° C
-
41
Strong winds from the ESE
(41 kph at 110).
32 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Bernardo O'Higgins (Antarctica)
130 km SE
10m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.4° C
partially cloudy
Clouds developing.
Wind obs. (57 kph from 170 degs) was rejected
.
30 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. 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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