Great Needle Peak weather

Great Needle Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 2pm Sat 04 Jul Local Time
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Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sat night, min -9°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, near gales from the SW by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Wed night, min -12°C on Fri morning). Mainly near gales.

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sun night, min -11°C on Fri afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Sat night, strong winds from the WSW by Mon morning).

(Days 10-12):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Mon afternoon, min -25°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the SSW on Wed afternoon, extremely windy from the SW by Thu afternoon).

Friday
10
Saturday
11
Sunday
12
Monday
13
Tuesday
14
Wednesday
15
Thu
16
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
heavy snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
Wind km/h
30 SW30
5 ENE5
10 W10
20 WSW20
50 WSW50
30 SW30
15 WSW15
30 SW30
30 W30
20 W20
25 NW25
35 NW35
45 NW45
45 N45
40 NNW40
45 N45
30 N30
55 WSW55
40 WSW40
40 WSW40
35 SW35
30 SW30
10 SSE10
10 S10
10 S10
20 SW20
45 WSW45
50 W50
50 W50
80 SW80
80 SW80
95 SW95
80 SW80
35 SSW35
60 SW60
85 SW85
some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear snow shwrs light snow mod. snow mod. snow light snow heavy snow cloudy some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds clear clear clear snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds clear some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs clear snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - 4 5 9 7 5 13 - - - - - - - - - - 1 5 - - - 1 2 - 2
High °C
-7 -5 -5 -6 -5 -6 -7 -8 -9 -9 -10 -10 -9 -8 -8 -8 -8 -11 -10 -9 -10 -10 -9 -9 -8 -6 -6 -9 -9 -12 -15 -19 -23 -24 -17 -15
Low °C
-8 -6 -6 -6 -6 -7 -8 -8 -9 -10 -11 -10 -9 -8 -8 -9 -11 -12 -11 -10 -10 -10 -9 -9 -9 -7 -8 -10 -10 -14 -18 -22 -25 -25 -23 -16
Chill °C
-14 -9 -9 -13 -15 -14 -13 -17 -18 -17 -18 -20 -20 -18 -18 -18 -19 -23 -21 -20 -20 -20 -16 -13 -15 -13 -16 -20 -20 -27 -31 -38 -42 -39 -33 -33
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 150 150 0 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-7-5-5-6-5-6-7-8-9-9-10-10-9-8-8-8-8-11-10-9-10-10-9-9-8-6-6-9-9-12-15-19-23-24-17-15-4-4-4-4-3-3-5-5-6-7-8-6-5-4-4-5-4-8-6-5-6-6-6-7-6-4-4-7-6-8-12-14-21-21-16-13-4-4-5-4-3-3-3-2-3-5-3-101100-2-1-1-1-2-4-5-5-5-4-20-3-5-6-12-13-10-7
Sunrise
- - 10:26 - - 10:26 - - 10:23 - - 10:22 - - 10:21 - - 10:19 - - 10:18 - - 10:15 - - 10:14 - - 10:11 - - 10:10 - - 10:07
Sunset
3:41 - - 3:41 - - 3:44 - - 3:45 - - 3:48 - - 3:48 - - 3:51 - - 3:52 - - 3:55 - - 3:57 - - 4:00 - - 4:01 - -

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Great Needle Peak is: Mostly dryTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sat night, min -9°C on Tue morning)Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, near gales from the SW by Sun night).

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu morningTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Wed night, min -12°C on Fri morning)Mainly near gales.

Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sun night, min -11°C on Fri afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Sat night, strong winds from the WSW by Mon morning).

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
BaseArturoPrat
27 km NE
5m alt.
1 hour ago
-4.2° C
State of sky unchanged.
9
Light winds from the WSW
(9 kph at 250).
30 km
Mid: clear
Great Wall
76 km NE
10m alt.
1 hour ago
-4.0° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the SW
(22 kph at 220).
45 km
Mid: overcast
Teniente R Marsh
78 km NE
45m alt.
1 hour ago
-4° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
17
Light winds from the SSW
(17 kph at 200).
Low: overcast
FreiChi-base
78 km NE
10m alt.
1 hour ago
-4.1° C
partially cloudy
Clouds developing.
17
Light winds from the SSW
(17 kph at 200).
30 km
Mid: overcast
Bellingshausen
78 km NE
16m alt.
1 hour ago
-4.0° C
-
11
Light winds from the SSW
(11 kph at 200).
20 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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