Shafer Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Shafer Peak Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Fri night, min -25°C on Mon afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Shafer Peak Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Extremely cold (max -26°C on Mon night, min -40°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Shafer Peak Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -33°C on Fri morning, min -39°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, near gales from the WNW by Mon afternoon).

Friday
24
Saturday
25
Sun
26
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
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
20 WNW20
10 NW10
5 NW5
10 NW10
15 NW15
15 NW15
20 NNW20
20 NW20
20 NW20
15 NW15
15 NW15
15 NW15
10 NNW10
15 NNW15
15 NNW15
20 NW20
20 NW20
20 NW20
25 NW25
15 NW15
5 N5
10 ENE10
10 E10
10 E10
5 NNW5
15 NW15
20 NW20
clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow light snow snow shwrs light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - 3 1 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-17 -17 -17 -18 -19 -19 -19 -22 -23 -26 -30 -32 -33 -35 -36 -39 -39 -39 -36 -33 -33 -34 -35 -36 -36 -35 -35
Low °C
-18 -17 -18 -19 -19 -19 -22 -22 -25 -29 -31 -33 -35 -36 -38 -40 -40 -39 -39 -35 -33 -35 -36 -37 -37 -36 -36
Chill °C
-27 -24 -22 -24 -27 -28 -28 -33 -34 -36 -41 -45 -44 -47 -49 -53 -54 -54 -51 -44 -41 -41 -45 -45 -46 -49 -49
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
-24-24-25-26-27-27-28-31-32-34-38-39-40-42-43-44-45-45-42-41-40-41-42-43-43-43-43-20-20-21-23-23-23-24-27-29-31-35-37-38-40-41-43-43-43-40-38-38-39-40-41-41-40-40-17-17-17-18-19-19-19-22-23-26-30-32-33-35-36-39-39-39-36-33-33-34-35-36-36-35-35-13-13-12-13-14-14-14-17-18-21-24-26-28-30-31-33-34-34-31-28-27-28-30-30-31-30-30-6-6-6-7-7-7-7-10-11-14-18-20-21-23-24-26-28-27-24-21-21-22-23-24-24-23-23
Sunrise
- 10:36 - - 10:29 - - 10:22 - - 10:14 - - 10:07 - - 10:00 - - 9:53 - - 9:47 - - 9:41 -
Sunset
- - 3:52 - - 3:59 - - 4:05 - - 4:12 - - 4:19 - - 4:24 - - 4:30 - - 4:37 - - 4:44

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
Baia Terra Nova
89 km SSE
80m alt.
2 hours ago
-3.6° C
-
17
Light winds from the SSW
(17 kph at 210).
Cape Phillips
246 km ENE
201m alt.
2 hours ago
-6.1° C
-
19
Light winds from the WSW
(19 kph at 250).
Cape Ross
301 km S
201m alt.
2 hours ago
-17.7° C
-
11
Light winds from the SE
(11 kph at 150).
Minna Bluff
517 km S
920m alt.
3 hours ago
No report.
37
Fresh winds from the SE
(37 kph at 170).
Linda
523 km SSE
50m alt.
3 hours ago
-17.3° C
No report.
52
Near gales from the S
(52 kph at 190).

* 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.