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Shafer Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Shafer Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -35°C on Wed afternoon, min -43°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Wed night, stormy winds from the W by Fri afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -34°C on Mon morning, min -44°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (gales from the WNW on Fri night, light winds from the WSW by Sat morning).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -36°C on Mon night, min -43°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Mon night, light winds from the SW by Wed morning).

Tuesday
24
Wednesday
25
Thu
26
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partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
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partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
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cloudy
Wind km/h
35 NW35
40 NW40
30 NW30
15 NW15
25 NW25
50 NW50
50 W50
85 W85
90 W90
50 WNW50
15 W15
15 WSW15
25 W25
15 S15
20 S20
25 SSE25
15 SW15
30 W30
45 WSW45
35 W35
35 WNW35
20 NW20
15 W15
10 SSE10
15 SE15
10 SSE10
15 SSW15
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
-36 -36 -35 -36 -36 -37 -40 -38 -37 -35 -39 -41 -42 -43 -41 -36 -34 -35 -36 -38 -39 -40 -42 -41 -37 -36 -36
Low °C
-37 -36 -36 -37 -36 -40 -43 -40 -37 -37 -41 -42 -44 -43 -42 -40 -35 -36 -38 -38 -40 -43 -42 -41 -40 -37 -37
Chill °C
-56 -55 -52 -51 -52 -58 -64 -65 -63 -56 -52 -55 -61 -57 -57 -50 -48 -52 -56 -58 -58 -56 -56 -52 -53 -47 -48
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
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Sunrise
- 7:22 - - 7:16 - - 7:11 - - 7:05 - - 7:00 - - 6:54 - - 6:48 - - 6:43 - - 6:37 -
Sunset
- - 6:46 - - 6:52 - - 6:57 - - 7:01 - - 7:07 - - 7:12 - - 7:16 - - 7:22 - - 7:28

Shafer Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Shafer Peak is: Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -35°C on Wed afternoon, min -43°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Wed night, stormy winds from the W by Fri afternoon).

Shafer Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -34°C on Mon morning, min -44°C on Sat night)Winds decreasing (gales from the WNW on Fri night, light winds from the WSW by Sat morning).

Shafer Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -36°C on Mon night, min -43°C on Tue night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Mon night, light winds from the SW by Wed morning).

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Shafer Peak at the specific elevation of 3600 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
-50.5° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the WNW
(22 kph at 300).
JangBogo
84 km SE
29m alt.
3 hours ago
-26.0° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 10).
1.6 km
BaiaTerraNova
89 km SSE
80m alt.
1 hour ago
-25.0° C
-
13
Light winds from the ESE
(13 kph at 110).
Cape Ross
301 km S
201m alt.
1 hour ago
-26.1° C
No report.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 290).
Mcmurdo Base
442 km SSE
34m alt.
3 hours ago
-28.7° C
-
9
Light winds from the SE
(9 kph at 990).
31 km
Mid: few

* 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.