Shafer Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Shafer Peak Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon morning. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Mon morning, min -32°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Shafer Peak Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -29°C on Fri morning, min -34°C on Thu afternoon). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NW on Thu afternoon, calm by Sat afternoon).

Days 6-9 Shafer Peak Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -31°C on Sun night, min -40°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, fresh winds from the WNW by Wed night).

Sunday
1
Monday
2
Tuesday
3
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
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
5 E5
5 ENE5
5 NE5
5 E5
5 E5
5 NNE5
10 NNW10
15 NW15
20 NW20
25 NW25
30 NW30
30 NW30
20 NW20
15 NW15
5 N5
5 E5
0 WNW0
25 WNW25
30 WNW30
25 WNW25
20 NW20
25 NW25
30 NW30
15 NW15
15 ESE15
20 ESE20
15 SE15
snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds clear some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 1 2 1 1 1 - - - - - - - - 1 1 1 - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-23 -23 -24 -24 -25 -27 -29 -30 -31 -33 -34 -31 -29 -30 -30 -30 -30 -32 -33 -33 -31 -33 -34 -34 -36 -37 -37
Low °C
-23 -24 -24 -25 -26 -28 -29 -30 -32 -33 -34 -33 -30 -30 -30 -30 -31 -34 -34 -33 -33 -34 -35 -35 -37 -37 -38
Chill °C
-28 -23 -24 -30 -31 -32 -37 -41 -44 -49 -51 -45 -41 -42 -40 -37 -30 -44 -49 -49 -45 -49 -51 -46 -50 -53 -52
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
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -
Sunset
- 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 -

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.
1 hour ago
-12.1° C
-
31
Fresh winds from the W
(31 kph at 280).
Cape Phillips
246 km ENE
201m alt.
1 hour ago
-17.2° C
-
56
Near gales from the SW
(56 kph at 230).
Cape Ross
301 km S
201m alt.
1 hour ago
-15.1° C
-
MidPoint
517 km SW
2510m alt.
1 hour ago
-55.5° C
-
19
Light winds from the WSW
(19 kph at 240).
Dumont Durville
1167 km W
43m alt.
3 hours ago
-22.1° C
-
13
Light winds from the ESE
(13 kph at 110).

* 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.