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Shafer Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Shafer Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -33°C on Fri afternoon, min -41°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (gales from the WNW on Thu night, calm by Fri night).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -32°C on Tue afternoon, min -39°C on Sun afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -29°C on Thu night, min -35°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the W on Thu afternoon, calm by Sat morning).

Wednesday
25
Thursday
26
Friday
27
Sat
28
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
Wind km/h
45 WNW45
55 W55
60 WNW60
55 WNW55
10 NW10
5 SE5
5 W5
25 WNW25
10 WSW10
15 WSW15
20 WSW20
10 SW10
10 W10
5 NNW5
5 NNE5
5 N5
10 NW10
15 NW15
30 NW30
35 NW35
30 WNW30
30 WNW30
25 WNW25
10 N10
15 ENE15
10 NE10
5 N5
clear clear clear clear some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds cloudy clear clear clear some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-39 -37 -34 -33 -34 -40 -41 -40 -40 -38 -38 -37 -35 -33 -33 -32 -32 -32 -32 -34 -32 -31 -29 -29 -29 -32 -35
Low °C
-40 -39 -36 -33 -40 -40 -41 -41 -41 -39 -39 -37 -36 -34 -33 -33 -32 -32 -33 -35 -34 -32 -31 -29 -31 -35 -35
Chill °C
-60 -60 -56 -54 -49 -40 -49 -54 -53 -52 -52 -46 -44 -33 -39 -40 -41 -44 -48 -51 -48 -48 -41 -37 -40 -45 -42
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
- - 7:11 - - 7:05 - - 7:00 - - 6:54 - - 6:48 - - 6:43 - - 6:37 - - 6:31 - - 6:24
Sunset
6:52 - - 6:57 - - 7:01 - - 7:07 - - 7:12 - - 7:16 - - 7:22 - - 7:28 - - 7:32 - -

Shafer Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Shafer Peak is: Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -33°C on Fri afternoon, min -41°C on Sat afternoon)Winds decreasing (gales from the WNW on Thu night, calm by Fri night).

Shafer Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -32°C on Tue afternoon, min -39°C on Sun afternoon)Wind will be generally light.

Shafer Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -29°C on Thu night, min -35°C on Wed night)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the W on Thu afternoon, calm by Sat morning).

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
-48.1° C
-
6
Light winds from the NNW
(6 kph at 340).
JangBogo
84 km SE
29m alt.
3 hours ago
-22.5° C
-
26
Moderate winds from the WNW
(26 kph at 300).
<100m
BaiaTerraNova
89 km SSE
80m alt.
1 hour ago
-19.8° C
-
43
Strong winds from the WNW
(43 kph at 300).
CapeRoss
301 km S
201m alt.
1 hour ago
-25.4° C
-
59
Near gales from the WSW
(59 kph at 240).
Mcmurdo Base
442 km SSE
34m alt.
3 hours ago
-21.9° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
31 km
Mid: scattered

* 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.