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Shafer Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Shafer Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -26°C on Tue morning, min -35°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NW on Tue night, calm by Wed afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -26°C on Fri morning, min -32°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -21°C on Sun afternoon, min -27°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Sun morning, fresh winds from the WNW by Tue afternoon).

Sunday
29
Monday
30
Tue
1
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cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
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clear
Wind km/h
25 WNW25
10 WNW10
15 WNW15
10 NW10
15 NW15
20 NW20
30 NW30
20 WNW20
5 W5
20 WNW20
20 NW20
15 WNW15
10 WNW10
5 WSW5
5 SE5
5 ENE5
5 ENE5
5 ESE5
5 NNW5
5 NW5
5 NW5
10 NW10
15 NW15
20 WNW20
20 NW20
20 NW20
30 WNW30
cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
-34 -32 -30 -27 -26 -27 -30 -33 -33 -31 -31 -31 -28 -26 -27 -27 -26 -26 -23 -22 -21 -21 -21 -21 -22 -24 -25
Low °C
-35 -33 -31 -29 -26 -29 -33 -34 -34 -32 -31 -31 -30 -27 -27 -27 -27 -26 -26 -22 -21 -21 -21 -22 -24 -25 -27
Chill °C
-49 -43 -42 -38 -37 -40 -46 -43 -33 -45 -44 -42 -28 -26 -32 -32 -26 -26 -29 -27 -26 -27 -30 -32 -33 -36 -39
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
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Sunrise
- 6:54 - - 6:48 - - 6:43 - - 6:37 - - 6:31 - - 6:24 - - 6:18 - - 6:13 - - 6:07 -
Sunset
- - 7:12 - - 7:16 - - 7:22 - - 7:28 - - 7:32 - - 7:37 - - 7:43 - - 7:47 - - 7:53

Shafer Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Shafer Peak is: Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -26°C on Tue morning, min -35°C on Sun night)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NW on Tue night, calm by Wed afternoon).

Shafer Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -26°C on Fri morning, min -32°C on Wed night)Wind will be generally light.

Shafer Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -21°C on Sun afternoon, min -27°C on Tue afternoon)Winds increasing (calm on Sun morning, fresh winds from the WNW by Tue afternoon).

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Shafer Peak at the specific elevation of 2000 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.
2 hours ago
-45.3° C
-
Wind obs. (61 kph from 310 degs) was rejected
.
BaiaTerraNova
89 km SSE
80m alt.
50 minutes ago
-17.3° C
-
Wind obs. (70 kph from 280 degs) was rejected
.
Cape Ross
301 km S
201m alt.
50 minutes ago
-20.2° C
No report.
28
Moderate winds from the SSW
(28 kph at 210).
Whitlock
302 km SSE
275m alt.
3 hours ago
-22.6° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Mcmurdo Base
442 km SSE
34m alt.
2 hours ago
-20.4° C
-
33
Fresh winds from the ESE
(33 kph at 120).
31 km
Mid: mostly cloudy

* 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.