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Buckle Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

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Buckle Island Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Wed afternoon, min -12°C on Fri afternoon). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the E on Wed night, stormy winds from the SSE by Fri afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Sat afternoon, min -10°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Sat night, stormy winds from the SE by Sun night).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Tue morning, min -12°C on Wed night). Mainly fresh winds.

Tuesday
4
Wednesday
5
Thursday
6
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
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
45 E45
40 ENE40
30 E30
55 ESE55
60 SE60
75 SE75
75 SE75
90 SSE90
65 SSE65
40 SW40
25 S25
15 SSE15
70 SE70
70 SE70
100 SE100
70 SE70
35 SSE35
25 SE25
30 WSW30
15 SE15
30 NE30
30 NE30
35 NNE35
20 NNW20
10 WSW10
15 WNW15
20 W20
light snow light snow light snow some clouds cloudy cloudy light snow light snow cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy light snow light snow light snow light snow cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds cloudy clear some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 2 1 - - - 1 1 - - - - - 1 1 3 1 - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-8 -6 -6 -8 -10 -11 -11 -12 -9 -8 -7 -8 -9 -7 -8 -9 -7 -8 -8 -8 -8 -10 -10 -10 -10 -9 -9
Low °C
-8 -7 -7 -9 -10 -11 -11 -12 -11 -8 -8 -10 -9 -9 -10 -10 -8 -8 -9 -8 -9 -10 -10 -12 -10 -9 -9
Chill °C
-18 -15 -15 -19 -23 -25 -25 -27 -22 -18 -13 -16 -22 -19 -22 -20 -16 -20 -17 -14 -17 -20 -20 -18 -16 -16 -16
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
4:45 - - 4:50 - - 4:54 - - 5:00 - - 5:03 - - 5:09 - - 5:13 - - 5:18 - - 5:22 - -
Sunset
- 11:50 - - 11:45 - - 11:40 - - 11:37 - - 11:32 - - 11:28 - - 11:23 - - 11:20 - - 11:15 -

Buckle Island Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Buckle Island is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed morningTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Wed afternoon, min -12°C on Fri afternoon)Winds increasing (fresh winds from the E on Wed night, stormy winds from the SSE by Fri afternoon).

Buckle Island Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon morningTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Sat afternoon, min -10°C on Sat night)Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Sat night, stormy winds from the SE by Sun night).

Buckle Island Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Tue morning, min -12°C on Wed night)Mainly fresh winds.

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
ASCATB158E66S
285 km W
15m alt.
3 hours ago
40
Strong winds from the ESE
(40 kph at 122).
- km
ASCATB158E65S
296 km W
15m alt.
3 hours ago
40
Strong winds from the ESE
(40 kph at 116).
- km
ASCATB157E66S
302 km W
15m alt.
3 hours ago
40
Strong winds from the ESE
(40 kph at 122).
- km
ASCATB157E65S
319 km W
15m alt.
3 hours ago
39
Strong winds from the ESE
(39 kph at 121).
- km
ASCATB158E64S
371 km WNW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
10
Light winds from the ESE
(10 kph at 108).
- 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.