Shafer Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Shafer Peak Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -34°C on Wed afternoon, min -40°C on Mon morning). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Shafer Peak Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -35°C on Thu morning, min -40°C on Fri afternoon). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NW on Thu morning, calm by Sat afternoon).

Days 6-9 Shafer Peak Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -36°C on Sun night, min -42°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Mon night, light winds from the WNW by Wed night).

Sunday
24
Monday
25
Tuesday
26
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
10 SSE10
10 WSW10
15 WSW15
15 WNW15
10 WNW10
15 ESE15
15 ESE15
5 SE5
15 WNW15
30 NW30
30 NW30
20 WNW20
25 W25
25 W25
20 WSW20
10 W10
0 SW0
10 SSW10
10 W10
10 WNW10
15 NW15
15 NNW15
20 NW20
30 NNW30
20 N20
15 N15
5 NNW5
some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds clear some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - 1 1 1
High °C
-39 -38 -37 -37 -36 -35 -35 -34 -34 -35 -36 -37 -38 -39 -40 -39 -38 -37 -38 -37 -36 -36 -36 -36 -36 -38 -39
Low °C
-40 -39 -38 -38 -36 -36 -36 -34 -35 -35 -36 -38 -38 -40 -40 -39 -38 -38 -38 -37 -37 -36 -36 -36 -37 -38 -39
Chill °C
-47 -50 -49 -50 -46 -45 -46 -40 -43 -52 -53 -53 -54 -57 -56 -49 -38 -48 -49 -47 -49 -48 -51 -52 -51 -51 -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
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 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.
24 minutes ago
-41.4° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the WNW
(20 kph at 300).
JangBogo
84 km SE
29m alt.
2 hours ago
-11.1° C
-
26
Moderate winds from the W
(26 kph at 270).
40 km
Baia Terra Nova
89 km SSE
80m alt.
24 minutes ago
-12.3° C
-
63
Gales from the WNW
(63 kph at 290).
Cape Phillips
246 km ENE
201m alt.
24 minutes ago
-17.7° C
-
Cape Ross
301 km S
201m alt.
24 minutes ago
-14.8° C
-
33
Fresh winds from the SE
(33 kph at 180).

* 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.