Shafer Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Shafer Peak Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Wed afternoon, min -14°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Shafer Peak Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sat afternoon, min -15°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Shafer Peak Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Thu morning, min -12°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thu
20
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
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
15 ESE15
5 N5
10 WNW10
15 WNW15
20 NW20
15 ESE15
15 SE15
5 E5
15 W15
15 W15
15 NW15
5 SW5
10 SSE10
5 E5
15 SE15
10 SE10
10 W10
5 SW5
10 SSE10
5 ESE5
5 S5
10 S10
5 SSW5
15 SSE15
15 SSE15
5 SE5
10 SSE10
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 - - 1 - 2 2 2 - - - - 1 1 1 - - - 1 2 - 1 3 - - - -
High °C
-10 -11 -8 -7 -10 -10 -11 -13 -11 -11 -13 -11 -10 -12 -11 -11 -12 -10 -10 -11 -10 -9 -10 -9 -8 -8 -7
Low °C
-10 -13 -9 -8 -13 -11 -12 -14 -12 -11 -15 -12 -10 -12 -11 -11 -14 -11 -10 -12 -11 -9 -11 -9 -8 -10 -8
Chill °C
-16 -15 -14 -13 -16 -16 -18 -19 -18 -18 -20 -16 -16 -19 -18 -17 -12 -14 -16 -16 -15 -14 -15 -15 -14 -13 -12
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
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Sunrise
- - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00
Sunset
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Shafer Peak at the specific elevation of 1000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Shafer 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
PriestleyGlacier
74 km WNW
1925m alt.
1 hour ago
-18.0° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the SSE
(20 kph at 130).
Manuela
104 km SSE
80m alt.
2 hours ago
-3.1° C
-
9
Light winds from the ESE
(9 kph at 110).
Cape Phillips
246 km ENE
780m alt.
1 hour ago
-7.5° C
-
17
Light winds from the SW
(17 kph at 220).
Cape Ross
301 km S
201m alt.
1 hour ago
-4.9° C
-
9
Light winds from the NNW
(9 kph at 330).
Marble Point
382 km S
120m alt.
2 hours ago
2.4° C
-
7
Light winds from the NNW
(7 kph at 330).

* 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 Shafer Peak and within an acceptable time window.