Shafer Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Shafer Peak Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -31°C on Tue afternoon, min -35°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Shafer Peak Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat morning. Extremely cold (max -22°C on Sat morning, min -34°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Shafer Peak Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Wed morning, min -30°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Sunday
28
Monday
29
Tuesday
30
Wed
31
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
5 WSW5
20 WNW20
25 WNW25
25 WNW25
20 NW20
10 N10
10 NE10
5 NNW5
0 NW0
5 SSW5
5 NNW5
5 NW5
5 WSW5
10 NE10
20 ESE20
25 ESE25
15 ESE15
15 SE15
10 SW10
15 WNW15
10 NW10
5 SSE5
0 NNE0
10 SE10
10 SE10
5 E5
5 E5
some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs light snow mod. snow light snow some clouds snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3 3 6 2 - 2 1 1 - 1 2 4 1
High °C
-32 -34 -32 -31 -34 -33 -33 -34 -33 -32 -31 -27 -26 -24 -22 -22 -24 -26 -25 -27 -28 -28 -28 -25 -24 -24 -23
Low °C
-32 -35 -33 -32 -35 -34 -34 -35 -34 -33 -34 -29 -26 -26 -22 -23 -26 -26 -26 -30 -29 -28 -29 -26 -25 -25 -23
Chill °C
-38 -47 -47 -45 -49 -41 -41 -40 -33 -38 -31 -27 -31 -34 -32 -34 -36 -36 -34 -37 -28 -28 -28 -35 -32 -31 -29
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
-35-37-35-34-37-36-36-37-36-35-34-30-29-28-26-26-28-30-29-31-32-31-32-29-29-29-27-32-34-32-31-34-33-33-34-33-32-31-27-26-24-22-22-24-26-25-27-28-28-28-25-24-24-23-26-28-26-26-29-27-27-29-27-26-26-21-20-17-15-15-18-19-18-21-22-21-22-18-17-18-16-19-22-20-20-24-21-21-23-20-20-21-15-14-11-8-9-11-12-12-15-15-15-16-12-11-11-9-13-16-14-13-17-14-14-16-14-13-14-9-7-4-2-2-5-6-5-8-9-8-10-5-4-5-3
Sunrise
- - 4:43 - - 4:35 - - 4:26 - - 4:18 - - 4:09 - - 4:01 - - 0:00 - - 3:41 - - 3:30
Sunset
11:01 - - 11:09 - - 11:17 - - 11:25 - - 11:34 - - 11:43 - - 11:52 - - 12:00 - - 0:03 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Shafer Peak at the specific elevation of 3000 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.
42 minutes ago
-38.2° C
-
19
Light winds from the NW
(19 kph at 310).
Baia Terra Nova
89 km SSE
80m alt.
42 minutes ago
-14.6° C
-
6
Light winds from the NNE
(6 kph at 30).
Cape Phillips
246 km ENE
780m alt.
42 minutes ago
-19.4° C
-
52
Near gales from the SW
(52 kph at 230).
Cape Ross
301 km S
201m alt.
42 minutes ago
-18.2° C
-
6
Light winds from the SE
(6 kph at 180).
Minna Bluff
517 km S
920m alt.
2 hours ago
No report.
37
Fresh winds from the SE
(37 kph at 170).

* 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.