Needle Peak (Antarctica)
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Needle Peak (Antarctica) Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Mon afternoon, min -3°C on Mon night). Mainly gales.

Days 3-6 Needle Peak (Antarctica) Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sat morning, min -2°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Fri night, near gales from the NNE by Sat afternoon).

Days 6-9 Needle Peak (Antarctica) Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sun morning, min -5°C on Mon morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the WNW on Tue night, moderate winds from the W by Wed afternoon).

Sunday
28
Monday
29
Tuesday
30
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
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
Wind km/h
35 WSW35
60 WSW60
60 SW60
50 SW50
35 WSW35
35 WSW35
35 SW35
35 SW35
45 WSW45
40 WSW40
40 WSW40
30 WSW30
30 W30
25 W25
20 NNW20
35 N35
50 NNE50
25 WNW25
35 N35
45 WNW45
40 WNW40
45 W45
55 W55
40 NW40
40 NW40
50 WNW50
60 WSW60
cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds clear some clouds some clouds light snow light snow light snow light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow some clouds snow shwrs light snow some clouds snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - 1 2 1 3 2 2 2 - 1 2 - 2
High °C
-2 0 -1 -2 -2 -2 -1 -1 0 0 0 -1 -1 -1 0 1 1 0 0 -1 -1 -4 -2 -2 -2 -4 -3
Low °C
-2 -1 -3 -2 -2 -2 -1 -1 -1 0 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 1 0 -2 -1 -1 -3 -5 -4 -3 -2 -4 -5
Chill °C
-10 -9 -10 -11 -10 -10 -8 -8 -8 -7 -7 -8 -8 -7 -5 -5 -7 -6 -8 -9 -10 -13 -11 -10 -10 -13 -12
Freezing level m
0 200 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 950 900 250 100 200 0 0 0 0 100 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-20-1-2-2-2-1-1000-1-1-101100-1-1-4-2-2-2-4-3
Sunrise
5:07 - - 5:05 - - 5:01 - - 4:58 - - 4:54 - - 4:52 - - 4:48 - - 4:46 - - 4:41 - -
Sunset
- 8:22 - - 8:25 - - 8:29 - - 8:31 - - 8:35 - - 8:37 - - 8:40 - - 8:45 - - 8:47 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Needle Peak (Antarctica) at the specific elevation of 370 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Needle Peak (Antarctica). 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
37 km NE
5m alt.
1 hour ago
-2.7° C
State of sky unchanged.
9
Light winds from the NE
(9 kph at 50).
30 km
Mid: overcast
Teniente R Marsh
87 km NE
45m alt.
1 hour ago
-3° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 1).
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
Esperanza Base
178 km ESE
13m alt.
1 hour ago
-5.0° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
30 km
Mid: few
Marambio Base
240 km SE
198m alt.
1 hour ago
-9.0° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the N
(20 kph at 360).
35 km
Mid: clear
Rothera Point Research Station
654 km S
16m alt.
2 hours ago
-4.1° C
-
41
Strong winds from the NNE
(41 kph at 20).

* 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 Needle Peak (Antarctica) and within an acceptable time window.

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