Ongal Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Ongal Peak Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Mon afternoon, min -10°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Mon night, gales from the E by Wed morning).

Days 3-6 Ongal Peak Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Fri morning, min -10°C on Thu afternoon). Winds decreasing (gales from the SE on Fri afternoon, calm by Sat night).

Days 6-9 Ongal Peak Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Wed morning, min -9°C on Sun afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Sun afternoon, near gales from the NE by Tue night).

Sunday
24
Monday
25
Tuesday
26
Wed
27
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
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
35 NE35
15 N15
10 ENE10
20 NE20
20 NE20
55 ENE55
50 ENE50
35 ESE35
25 SW25
25 SW25
40 SE40
65 SE65
65 SE65
50 SSE50
30 SE30
10 SSE10
5 WNW5
5 WNW5
5 NNE5
5 NNW5
10 N10
20 NE20
35 NE35
45 NE45
50 NE50
50 NE50
40 NNE40
light snow heavy snow light snow light snow mod. snow mod. snow mod. snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds snow shwrs cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds clear clear some clouds clear some clouds cloudy light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
5 12 1 3 6 7 7 1 - - 3 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 3
High °C
-3 -3 -5 -6 -8 -9 -9 -9 -9 -9 -7 -6 -7 -8 -9 -8 -8 -8 -9 -8 -7 -7 -8 -8 -8 -6 -5
Low °C
-4 -4 -6 -7 -8 -10 -9 -9 -9 -10 -9 -6 -8 -9 -9 -9 -9 -8 -9 -9 -7 -8 -8 -8 -8 -8 -6
Chill °C
-11 -11 -9 -13 -15 -21 -20 -19 -18 -16 -18 -17 -19 -20 -18 -8 -8 -8 -9 -11 -12 -14 -17 -19 -19 -16 -14
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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
-7-7-8-9-11-12-12-12-13-13-11-10-11-13-12-11-11-12-12-10-10-9-9-10-10-10-9-3-3-5-6-8-9-9-9-9-9-7-6-7-8-9-8-8-8-9-8-7-7-8-8-8-6-5
Sunrise
- - 10:34 - - 10:34 - - 10:36 - - 10:36 - - 10:36 - - 10:36 - - 10:36 - - 10:34 - - 10:34
Sunset
3:27 - - 3:27 - - 3:27 - - 3:27 - - 3:27 - - 3:27 - - 3:29 - - 3:30 - - 3:30 - -

This table gives the weather forecast for Ongal Peak at the specific elevation of 500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Ongal 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
Captain Arturo Prat Base
29 km NE
5m alt.
3 hours ago
-4.1° C
heavy snow
Heavy drifting snow, below eye level.
48
Strong winds from the E
(48 kph at 80).
2 km
Mid: overcast
Great Wall
78 km NE
10m alt.
3 hours ago
-0.9° C
clear
Clear skies.
18
Light winds from the NNE
(18 kph at 20).
33 km
Mid: overcast
Teniente R Marsh
79 km NE
45m alt.
1 hour ago
0° C
moderate snow
Moderate snow.
39
Strong winds from the NNE
(39 kph at 20).
Mid: overcast
Frei Chi-base
79 km NE
10m alt.
3 hours ago
-0.4° C
State of sky unchanged.
28
Moderate winds from the NNE
(28 kph at 30).
30 km
Mid: overcast
Bellingshausen
80 km NE
16m alt.
3 hours ago
0.5° C
State of sky unchanged.
25
Moderate winds from the N
(25 kph at 10).
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. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Ongal Peak and within an acceptable time window.

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