Shafer Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Shafer Peak Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri afternoon. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Fri afternoon, min -23°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Thu night, fresh winds from the SSE by Fri afternoon).

Days 3-6 Shafer Peak Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -21°C on Sat night, min -26°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Shafer Peak Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoon. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Wed afternoon, min -26°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Wednesday
26
Thursday
27
Fri
28
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
15 S15
15 SSE15
20 SE20
10 SSW10
10 SW10
35 SSE35
30 SSE30
20 SSE20
20 SSE20
10 SSW10
10 SSE10
20 SE20
15 ESE15
20 ESE20
25 ESE25
15 ESE15
20 ESE20
15 ESE15
10 ENE10
5 NE5
0 W0
10 NW10
5 NNW5
0 NNE0
5 N5
5 N5
5 NNW5
some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs mod. snow mod. snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 2 6 8 1 1 2 - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 1 2 3 1 1
High °C
-22 -21 -22 -23 -21 -19 -20 -21 -21 -21 -21 -21 -22 -22 -22 -24 -23 -23 -24 -24 -23 -24 -23 -23 -24 -24 -23
Low °C
-23 -22 -22 -23 -22 -19 -21 -21 -21 -23 -21 -21 -24 -22 -23 -26 -24 -24 -25 -24 -23 -25 -24 -23 -25 -25 -24
Chill °C
-29 -31 -32 -32 -30 -32 -33 -32 -32 -30 -29 -31 -32 -34 -34 -36 -34 -33 -32 -24 -23 -24 -23 -23 -24 -24 -23
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 200 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
-26-25-26-26-25-23-24-25-25-25-24-24-25-25-25-27-26-26-28-27-27-28-27-27-27-28-27-22-21-22-23-21-19-20-21-21-21-21-21-22-22-22-24-23-23-24-24-23-24-23-23-24-24-23-17-15-15-17-14-12-13-14-14-15-14-14-16-16-16-18-17-17-18-17-17-18-17-16-17-17-17-11-8-8-10-7-5-6-7-7-8-8-8-9-9-10-12-10-10-12-10-10-11-10-10-11-11-10-4-1-2-4-110-1-1-1-1-1-3-3-3-5-4-4-5-4-4-4-4-3-4-4-4
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 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.
1 hour ago
-20.3° C
-
13
Light winds from the SSW
(13 kph at 200).
Manuela
104 km SSE
80m alt.
3 hours ago
-0.3° C
-
6
Light winds from the NW
(6 kph at 320).
ASCATB166E75S
140 km SE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
9
Light winds from the N
(9 kph at 187.5).
- km
ASCATB165E75S
144 km SE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
10
Light winds from the N
(10 kph at 173.3).
- km
Cape Phillips
246 km ENE
780m alt.
1 hour ago
-6.9° C
-
44
Strong winds from the WSW
(44 kph at 250).

* 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.