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Veleka Ridge
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Veleka Ridge Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Wed afternoon, min -10°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Thu afternoon, strong winds from the ENE by Fri night).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sun afternoon, min -13°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Sat morning, stormy winds from the WSW by Sun night).

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Tue afternoon, min -9°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the S on Wed night, near gales from the WSW by Thu afternoon).

Tuesday
24
Wednesday
25
Thursday
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
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
20 N20
25 N25
15 NNW15
10 N10
5 NW5
20 N20
30 NE30
40 ENE40
35 E35
10 SSW10
30 SW30
30 W30
25 NNW25
55 NNW55
80 WSW80
55 SW55
30 SW30
15 W15
25 N25
35 N35
35 NNW35
50 WSW50
40 SW40
15 SSW15
25 WSW25
55 SW55
45 WSW45
some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow light snow light snow cloudy light snow some clouds light snow light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy light snow light snow light snow light snow some clouds clear clear some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - 1 1 3 - 2 - 2 5 5 - - - - 2 4 2 2 - - - -
High °C
-5 -4 -4 -6 -5 -5 -6 -7 -8 -10 -9 -6 -3 -2 -8 -8 -8 -7 -2 0 0 -7 -9 -6 -7 -5 -3
Low °C
-6 -4 -6 -6 -6 -6 -7 -8 -10 -10 -9 -11 -4 -3 -13 -11 -8 -8 -4 -1 -6 -8 -9 -8 -7 -7 -5
Chill °C
-13 -11 -10 -10 -8 -10 -14 -17 -18 -15 -18 -14 -11 -11 -22 -18 -17 -14 -10 -6 -7 -18 -19 -12 -15 -15 -12
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 250 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
7:03 - - 6:58 - - 6:56 - - 6:52 - - 6:48 - - 6:46 - - 6:41 - - 6:39 - - 6:35 - -
Sunset
- 6:49 - - 6:51 - - 6:53 - - 6:57 - - 6:59 - - 7:01 - - 7:05 - - 7:07 - - 7:09 -

Veleka Ridge Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Veleka Ridge is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Wed afternoon, min -10°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Thu afternoon, strong winds from the ENE by Fri night).

Veleka Ridge Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sun afternoon, min -13°C on Sun night)Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Sat morning, stormy winds from the WSW by Sun night).

Veleka Ridge Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Tue afternoon, min -9°C on Wed afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the S on Wed night, near gales from the WSW by Thu afternoon).

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Veleka Ridge at the specific elevation of 538 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Veleka Ridge. 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
BaseArturoPrat
42 km NE
5m alt.
57 minutes ago
-2.2° C
light snow
Intermittent light snow.
26
Moderate winds from the N
(26 kph at 10).
26 km
Mid: overcast
ASCATB300E63S
51 km SSE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
24
Moderate winds from the NNE
(24 kph at 202.6).
- km
ASCATB301E63S
68 km SE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
26
Moderate winds from the NNE
(26 kph at 191.7).
- km
ASCATC301E63S
78 km ESE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
25
Moderate winds from the N
(25 kph at 169.7).
- km
ASCATB300E62S
78 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
40
Strong winds from the NE
(40 kph at 214.0).
- km

* 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 Veleka Ridge and within an acceptable time window.