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

AyGreat Needle Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

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

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sun morning, min -14°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Fri afternoon, severe gales from the WSW by Sat morning).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Wed morning, min -10°C on Mon morning). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WSW on Sun night, moderate winds from the WNW by Tue night).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Wed afternoon, min -15°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the NW on Wed afternoon, stormy winds from the NW by Fri night).

(Days 10-12):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sun night, min -11°C on Sat night). Mainly extremely windy.

Thu
24
Friday
25
Saturday
26
Sunday
27
Monday
28
Tuesday
29
Wednesday
30
Thursday
1
Friday
2
Saturday
3
Sunday
4
Monday
5
Tue
6
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
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partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
heavy snow
snow showers
cloudy
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
cloudy
heavy snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
partially cloudy
light snow
Wind km/h
25 NW25
35 N35
25 N25
10 N10
45 W45
80 WSW80
70 SW70
50 W50
30 WNW30
50 NW50
100 WSW100
55 W55
50 W50
40 SSW40
65 SW65
45 WSW45
30 NW30
50 NW50
55 NW55
45 WNW45
75 W75
70 W70
65 W65
60 WSW60
65 W65
70 NW70
95 WNW95
70 W70
50 SW50
35 WSW35
35 W35
60 N60
25 NNW25
95 WSW95
60 W60
50 N50
some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds clear clear snow shwrs light snow heavy snow snow shwrs cloudy mod. snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy snow shwrs clear clear some clouds clear some clouds heavy snow light snow light snow snow shwrs light snow cloudy heavy snow mod. snow mod. snow some clouds light snow
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - 5 2 16 6 - 10 5 - - - - - 2 - - - - - 18 4 4 3 1 - 19 6 9 - 4
High °C
-9 -8 -8 -9 -10 -14 -11 -6 -4 -5 -8 -9 -9 -8 -7 -7 -5 -4 -4 -5 -12 -13 -14 -13 -10 -6 -7 -9 -10 -10 -9 -5 -5 -9 -7 -5
Low °C
-9 -9 -8 -9 -14 -14 -12 -10 -5 -6 -9 -10 -9 -10 -7 -8 -7 -4 -4 -11 -13 -13 -15 -14 -11 -9 -7 -9 -11 -10 -10 -8 -6 -10 -7 -7
Chill °C
-17 -17 -16 -14 -19 -30 -25 -15 -13 -15 -22 -21 -20 -19 -19 -17 -15 -14 -14 -15 -27 -28 -28 -27 -22 -19 -21 -22 -21 -20 -18 -15 -12 -23 -20 -15
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100 50 0 0 0 100 0 0 350 50 0 0 0 0 0 100 250 0 0 0 0 0 350 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
-9-8-8-9-10-14-11-6-4-5-8-9-9-8-7-7-5-4-4-5-12-13-14-13-10-6-7-9-10-10-9-5-5-9-7-5-5-5-5-6-7-9-8-4-3-3-4-5-5-4-4-4-2-1-1-2-8-9-10-10-7-3-4-5-7-7-6-1-2-6-4-2-1-2-2-2-1-2-2000100-1010111-1-2-3-3-121-1-2-4-311010
Sunrise
- - 10:36 - - 10:34 - - 10:34 - - 10:33 - - 10:33 - - 10:33 - - 10:32 - - 10:30 - - 10:30 - - 10:29 - - 10:27 - - 10:26
Sunset
3:29 - - 3:29 - - 3:30 - - 3:30 - - 3:32 - - 3:33 - - 3:33 - - 3:34 - - 3:36 - - 3:37 - - 3:38 - - 3:41 - -

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Great Needle Peak is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sun morning, min -14°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Fri afternoon, severe gales from the WSW by Sat morning).

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Wed morning, min -10°C on Mon morning)Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WSW on Sun night, moderate winds from the WNW by Tue night).

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Wed afternoon, min -15°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (fresh winds from the NW on Wed afternoon, stormy winds from the NW by Fri night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Great Needle Peak at the specific elevation of 1690 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.
48 minutes ago
-39.5° C
No report.
11
Light winds from the NNE
(11 kph at 30).
Teniente R Marsh
78 km NE
45m alt.
48 minutes ago
-1° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
33
Fresh winds from the N
(33 kph at 10).
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
VicecomodoroMaram
241 km SE
198m alt.
2 hours ago
-4.2° C
-
31
Fresh winds from the NW
(31 kph at 320).
35 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Rothera Point Research Station
663 km S
16m alt.
2 hours ago
-1.7° C
-
56
Near gales from the N
(56 kph at 360).
ElCalafateAero
693 km W
204m alt.
2 hours ago
0.8° C
-
13
Light winds from the W
(13 kph at 270).
50 km
Mid: few

* 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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