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Buckle Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Buckle Island Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Mon night, min -19°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the ESE on Mon afternoon, stormy winds from the SE by Tue night).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -18°C on Thu morning, min -21°C on Fri afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SE on Thu morning, light winds from the E by Fri night).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Tue morning, min -20°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (calm on Tue afternoon, fresh winds from the W by Tue night).

Sunday
27
Monday
28
Tuesday
29
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
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
10 NE10
5 ESE5
35 SE35
45 SSE45
40 SSE40
60 SE60
55 SE55
45 SE45
50 SE50
40 SE40
40 SE40
20 ESE20
35 NNE35
40 NNE40
25 SE25
15 SSE15
15 ESE15
20 ESE20
30 ESE30
25 ESE25
20 SE20
20 S20
20 SW20
20 W20
25 NW25
0 NW0
25 W25
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - 2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-9 -9 -8 -8 -11 -15 -16 -18 -17 -18 -18 -18 -19 -20 -21 -20 -20 -19 -19 -18 -18 -19 -20 -17 -13 -13 -13
Low °C
-9 -9 -9 -9 -13 -16 -17 -18 -19 -18 -18 -18 -19 -21 -21 -20 -20 -20 -19 -18 -19 -20 -20 -19 -14 -13 -14
Chill °C
-14 -12 -16 -19 -22 -29 -30 -32 -32 -32 -31 -29 -32 -34 -30 -29 -29 -29 -31 -29 -28 -29 -30 -27 -21 -13 -21
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
6:00 - - 5:56 - - 5:52 - - 5:48 - - 5:43 - - 5:39 - - 5:35 - - 5:31 - - 5:26 - -
Sunset
- 9:45 - - 9:49 - - 9:52 - - 9:55 - - 10:00 - - 10:04 - - 10:07 - - 10:12 - - 10:15 -

Buckle Island Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Buckle Island is: A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Mon night, min -19°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (light winds from the ESE on Mon afternoon, stormy winds from the SE by Tue night).

Buckle Island Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -18°C on Thu morning, min -21°C on Fri afternoon)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SE on Thu morning, light winds from the E by Fri night).

Buckle Island Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -13°C on Tue morning, min -20°C on Mon morning)Winds increasing (calm on Tue afternoon, fresh winds from the W by Tue night).

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Buckle Island at the specific elevation of 1239 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Buckle Island. 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
769 km S
1925m alt.
46 minutes ago
-30.2° C
-
19
Light winds from the WNW
(19 kph at 290).
ASCATC150E62S
814 km W
15m alt.
3 hours ago
24
Moderate winds from the W
(24 kph at 99.0).
- km
ASCATC149E63S
840 km W
15m alt.
3 hours ago
21
Moderate winds from the WNW
(21 kph at 108.1).
- km
ASCATC148E63S
846 km W
15m alt.
3 hours ago
27
Moderate winds from the WNW
(27 kph at 107.0).
- km
ASCATC149E62S
847 km W
15m alt.
3 hours ago
20
Moderate winds from the WNW
(20 kph at 107.0).
- 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 Buckle Island and within an acceptable time window.