Great Needle Peak weather

Great Needle Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 2pm Sat 24 Oct Local Time
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Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Mon morning, min -7°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Sat afternoon, moderate winds from the WNW by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Fri morning, min -13°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the NW on Wed morning, extremely windy from the WSW by Thu morning).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of snow on Fri night. Freezing level rising with drizzle on Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri night, min -4°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the W on Sat afternoon, moderate winds from the WNW by Mon morning).

(Days 10-12):

A light fall of snow, heaviest on Mon night. Turning milder with light rain (total 3mm) on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Mon night, min -4°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Tue morning, calm by Wed morning).

Friday
30
Saturday
31
Sunday
1
Monday
2
Tuesday
3
Wednesday
4
Thu
5
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 AM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
70 WSW70
55 WSW55
45 W45
30 W30
40 WNW40
30 NNW30
35 NW35
40 N40
35 N35
35 W35
50 W50
30 NW30
50 W50
60 WSW60
90 WSW90
90 WSW90
80 SW80
60 WSW60
50 WNW50
85 WNW85
80 W80
95 W95
70 W70
55 W55
55 WNW55
45 WSW45
30 WNW30
25 WNW25
45 NW45
60 WNW60
40 W40
20 WSW20
5 SSW5
20 ENE20
45 E45
40 ESE40
some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy light snow light snow light snow snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs light snow some clouds some clouds clear some clouds cloudy some clouds clear some clouds snow shwrs light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - 3 - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - 3 2 2 2 2 2 1 - - - - 1 2 - - - - - - - - 2 1 - - - - 5 3
High °C
-6 -4 -2 -2 -2 -1 -2 -3 -4 -6 -5 -5 -8 -9 -12 -10 -5 -4 1 2 -4 -2 -1 1 0 0 0 0 2 2 1 1 1 0 -2 -4
Low °C
-7 -7 -2 -2 -3 -2 -3 -6 -5 -7 -7 -7 -9 -10 -13 -11 -9 -5 -1 -3 -4 -3 -2 -1 0 -1 -1 -1 0 1 0 0 0 -3 -3 -4
Chill °C
-18 -13 -11 -9 -10 -8 -9 -12 -12 -15 -16 -13 -19 -22 -28 -24 -16 -14 -8 -7 -16 -13 -11 -7 -9 -9 -6 -6 -6 -6 -6 -4 0 -5 -10 -13
Freezing level m
0 0 100 350 500 450 500 0 0 50 0 150 0 0 0 0 0 100 600 1550 350 400 400 800 950 900 600 850 1150 1450 1400 1400 1500 1050 450 100
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-8-5-4-5-5-5-6-6-8-9-9-9-13-12-16-14-7-6-2-1-6-5-3-2-2-2-3-3-1-1-1-1-1-2-5-7-6-4-2-2-2-1-2-3-4-6-5-5-8-9-12-10-5-412-4-2-110000221110-2-40011222010110-2-3-2-12232223332233331121
Sunrise
- - 4:54 - - 4:50 - - 4:48 - - 4:45 - - 4:41 - - 4:37 - - 4:35 - - 4:31 - - 4:28 - - 4:26 - - 4:22 - - 4:18
Sunset
8:31 - - 8:35 - - 8:37 - - 8:40 - - 8:44 - - 8:47 - - 8:51 - - 8:53 - - 8:57 - - 9:00 - - 9:02 - - 9:06 - -

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Great Needle Peak is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Mon morning, min -7°C on Sat afternoon)Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Sat afternoon, moderate winds from the WNW by Sun night).

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Fri morning, min -13°C on Thu morning)Winds increasing (fresh winds from the NW on Wed morning, extremely windy from the WSW by Thu morning).

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of snow on Fri night. Freezing level rising with drizzle on Fri nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri night, min -4°C on Sat morning)Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the W on Sat afternoon, moderate winds from the WNW by Mon morning).

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.
2 hours ago
0.0° C
partially cloudy
Clouds developing.
26
Moderate winds from the WSW
(26 kph at 240).
30 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Teniente R Marsh
78 km NE
45m alt.
1 hour ago
-1° C
clear
Fog - in the vicinity.
56
Near gales from the W
(56 kph at 260).
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
FreiChi-base
78 km NE
10m alt.
2 hours ago
-0.6° C
Mist
46
Strong winds from the W
(46 kph at 260).
27 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Teniente Jubany
88 km ENE
4m alt.
2 hours ago
-0.2° C
-
41
Strong winds from the WNW
(41 kph at 290).
32 km
Mid: overcast
Bernardo O'Higgins (Antarctica)
130 km SE
10m alt.
2 hours ago
-1.7° C
Mist
31
Fresh winds from the W
(31 kph at 260).
28 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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