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Buckle Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Buckle Island Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Wed morning, min -27°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, gales from the NE by Wed afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Thu morning, min -14°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the NE on Wed night, light winds from the NNE by Thu morning).

(Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed morning. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Tue night, min -21°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Sat night, gales from the NW by Wed morning).

Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tue
28
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
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
cloudy
Wind km/h
5 NW5
25 NW25
15 WNW15
5 SW5
10 WSW10
30 WSW30
15 WSW15
25 NE25
50 NE50
65 NE65
30 NE30
20 W20
20 NW20
15 ENE15
20 E20
35 NNE35
20 NNE20
10 WNW10
10 SW10
15 SSW15
20 WSW20
20 W20
30 W30
60 WSW60
25 NNW25
55 NW55
50 NW50
cloudy some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds mod. snow light snow light snow some clouds cloudy light snow light snow light snow some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear snow shwrs light snow cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - 8 2 1 - - 1 5 3 - - - - - - - 1 2 -
High °C
-26 -25 -26 -22 -20 -19 -15 -13 -13 -12 -11 -11 -11 -12 -12 -12 -11 -11 -14 -14 -15 -17 -20 -20 -15 -15 -16
Low °C
-26 -26 -27 -27 -20 -20 -18 -14 -14 -14 -11 -11 -12 -12 -12 -12 -12 -12 -14 -14 -16 -19 -21 -20 -19 -15 -16
Chill °C
-33 -38 -37 -29 -28 -31 -15 -25 -26 -25 -21 -20 -20 -20 -20 -22 -19 -16 -19 -22 -24 -26 -33 -36 -29 -29 -30
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
-26-25-26-22-20-19-15-13-13-12-11-11-11-12-12-12-11-11-14-14-15-17-20-20-15-15-16-21-24-26-25-23-22-18-14-10-8-7-8-9-8-10-9-8-8-13-15-17-18-21-23-12-10-18
Sunrise
- 10:36 - - 10:40 - - 10:42 - - 10:47 - - 10:51 - - 10:55 - - 10:59 - - 11:02 - - 11:06 -
Sunset
- - 3:29 - - 3:26 - - 3:22 - - 3:18 - - 3:15 - - 3:11 - - 3:07 - - 3:03 - - 3:00

Buckle Island Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Buckle Island is: Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -13°C on Wed morning, min -27°C on Mon afternoon)Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, gales from the NE by Wed afternoon).

Buckle Island Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed nightExtremely cold (max -11°C on Thu morning, min -14°C on Wed night)Winds decreasing (severe gales from the NE on Wed night, light winds from the NNE by Thu morning).

Buckle Island Weather (Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed morningExtremely cold (max -13°C on Tue night, min -21°C on Mon morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Sat night, gales from the NW by Wed morning).

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
780m alt.
43 minutes ago
-21.0° C
-
Wind obs. (104 kph from 240 degs) was rejected
.
PriestleyGlacier
769 km S
1925m alt.
43 minutes ago
-44.2° C
-
15
Light winds from the NW
(15 kph at 320).
Baia Terra Nova
882 km S
80m alt.
2 hours ago
-16.5° C
No report.
65
Gales from the W
(65 kph at 280).
D-10
1027 km WSW
240m alt.
3 hours ago
-24.8° C
-
26
Moderate winds from the SE
(26 kph at 180).
D-47
1061 km SW
1560m alt.
3 hours ago
-40.2° C
-
30
Fresh winds from the SE
(30 kph at 160).

* 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.