Buckle Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Buckle Island Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -18°C on Sat night, min -21°C on Mon morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the ENE on Sun afternoon, light winds from the SSE by Mon night).

Days 3-6 Buckle Island Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Fri afternoon, min -22°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Tue night, gales from the NNW by Thu night).

Days 6-9 Buckle Island Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun morning. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Mon afternoon, min -17°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the NNE on Mon afternoon, light winds from the ESE by Tue afternoon).

Saturday
30
Sunday
1
Mon
2
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 PM
clear
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
heavy snow
moderate snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
25 ESE25
45 E45
50 ENE50
25 ENE25
25 SE25
20 S20
15 SSE15
20 SE20
20 SSE20
20 SSE20
20 SSE20
20 S20
55 SSE55
20 WSW20
25 NW25
70 NNW70
30 NW30
60 NW60
50 WNW50
40 W40
30 W30
35 W35
65 NNW65
60 NW60
45 WNW45
35 N35
70 NE70
clear cloudy cloudy cloudy light snow cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds clear some clouds clear some clouds heavy snow mod. snow light snow some clouds clear clear snow shwrs mod. snow light snow some clouds light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - 13 7 4 - - - 1 8 5 - 2 5
High °C
-18 -20 -20 -19 -20 -21 -19 -19 -19 -19 -20 -19 -20 -21 -18 -8 -7 -6 -10 -14 -15 -15 -12 -12 -14 -13 -11
Low °C
-19 -20 -20 -20 -21 -21 -21 -19 -20 -20 -20 -20 -22 -22 -20 -17 -7 -9 -15 -15 -17 -17 -13 -14 -15 -14 -13
Chill °C
-29 -35 -35 -32 -32 -32 -29 -29 -29 -30 -30 -29 -34 -33 -30 -18 -16 -17 -23 -26 -26 -28 -26 -25 -26 -26 -25
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
-18-20-20-19-20-21-19-19-19-19-20-19-20-21-18-8-7-6-10-14-15-15-12-12-14-13-11-20-20-18-17-18-18-16-17-17-19-21-21-21-21-19-9-7-6-9-17-18-17-8-8-15-12-8
Sunrise
- 12:12 - - 12:11 - - 12:11 - - 12:10 - - 12:08 - - 12:07 - - 12:04 - - 12:03 - - 12:00 -
Sunset
- - 2:04 - - 2:06 - - 2:07 - - 2:08 - - 2:11 - - 2:12 - - 2:15 - - 2:18 - - 2:19

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
ASCATB165E63S
478 km N
15m alt.
4 hours ago
44
Strong winds from the SE
(44 kph at 332.2).
- km
ASCATB164E63S
480 km N
15m alt.
4 hours ago
42
Strong winds from the SE
(42 kph at 331.1).
- km
ASCATB166E63S
488 km NNE
15m alt.
4 hours ago
50
Strong winds from the SE
(50 kph at 334.6).
- km
ASCATB167E63S
505 km NNE
15m alt.
4 hours ago
49
Strong winds from the SE
(49 kph at 335.7).
- km
ASCATB167E62S
529 km NNE
15m alt.
4 hours ago
46
Strong winds from the SE
(46 kph at 339.9).
- 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.