Buckle Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Buckle Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Tue night, min -15°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Thu afternoon, severe gales from the NE by Fri morning).

Days 3-6 Buckle Island Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Fri night, min -24°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the ENE on Fri afternoon, light winds from the SW by Sat night).

Days 6-9 Buckle Island Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Tue night, min -24°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the W on Wed morning, light winds from the SW by Thu morning).

Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
Thu
30
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
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
35 NNW35
55 WNW55
65 W65
65 W65
30 WSW30
20 SW20
5 NNW5
45 NE45
75 NE75
65 NE65
80 E80
35 E35
20 SSE20
25 WSW25
20 SSE20
35 SSE35
30 SSE30
35 SSE35
40 SW40
35 WNW35
60 WSW60
75 WSW75
55 W55
90 W90
85 W85
25 WSW25
15 S15
snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear some clouds clear clear cloudy light snow mod. snow heavy snow light snow light snow snow shwrs light snow light snow cloudy cloudy clear snow shwrs some clouds clear some clouds light snow clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 5 - - - - - - 2 7 28 4 2 1 3 1 - - - 1 - - - 1 - - -
High °C
-9 -7 -11 -12 -13 -14 -14 -14 -13 -14 -10 -10 -12 -13 -17 -21 -22 -21 -18 -13 -13 -12 -11 -15 -18 -20 -24
Low °C
-11 -10 -12 -12 -14 -14 -14 -15 -15 -14 -12 -10 -12 -15 -21 -23 -24 -22 -19 -18 -13 -13 -14 -16 -19 -24 -24
Chill °C
-20 -17 -25 -26 -24 -23 -14 -25 -28 -29 -24 -20 -21 -23 -27 -35 -35 -35 -30 -27 -27 -27 -24 -32 -36 -33 -34
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
-9-7-11-12-13-14-14-14-13-14-10-10-12-13-17-21-22-21-18-13-13-12-11-15-18-20-24-7-4-10-13-17-20-20-18-16-14-7-7-9-11-14-19-20-19-18-15-15-15-14-13-18-24-29
Sunrise
- - 9:00 - - 8:56 - - 8:52 - - 8:48 - - 8:44 - - 8:40 - - 8:36 - - 8:32 - - 8:27
Sunset
5:16 - - 5:21 - - 5:23 - - 5:28 - - 5:30 - - 5:34 - - 5:37 - - 5:40 - - 5:45 - -

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
Cape Phillips
738 km SSE
201m alt.
2 hours ago
-27.9° C
-
Wind observation was rejected
.
Baia Terra Nova
882 km S
80m alt.
2 hours ago
-26.1° C
-
7
Light winds from the NNE
(7 kph at 30).
Cape Ross
1106 km S
201m alt.
2 hours ago
-28.3° C
-
9
Light winds from the NW
(9 kph at 320).
Linda
1315 km S
50m alt.
2 hours ago
-17.3° C
No report.
52
Near gales from the S
(52 kph at 190).
Minna Bluff
1316 km S
920m alt.
2 hours ago
No report.
37
Fresh winds from the SE
(37 kph at 170).

* 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.