Buckle Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Buckle Island Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Fri night, min -13°C on Sun morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the W on Sat night, calm by Mon afternoon).

Days 3-6 Buckle Island Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Thu morning, min -13°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Buckle Island Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sun night, min -11°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Thu night, near gales from the WNW by Sun night).

Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sun
23
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
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
clear
Wind km/h
10 SW10
15 WNW15
30 WNW30
40 W40
50 W50
40 W40
25 W25
15 WSW15
5 SSE5
5 ENE5
0 SSW0
15 WSW15
15 WNW15
5 E5
5 ENE5
10 NE10
10 ENE10
10 N10
15 NNW15
20 NNW20
25 NNW25
25 N25
25 NNW25
25 NNW25
25 NW25
30 WNW30
40 WNW40
some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow snow shwrs clear clear clear clear snow shwrs some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds light snow clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 1 - - - 1 1 - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 -
High °C
-11 -11 -11 -11 -12 -11 -11 -13 -12 -12 -12 -12 -12 -12 -12 -12 -11 -11 -11 -11 -10 -10 -10 -10 -10 -11 -10
Low °C
-11 -11 -11 -12 -13 -12 -12 -13 -13 -12 -12 -12 -13 -13 -12 -12 -11 -11 -11 -11 -10 -10 -10 -10 -11 -11 -10
Chill °C
-18 -18 -21 -21 -24 -22 -21 -20 -15 -16 -12 -19 -20 -16 -16 -18 -16 -16 -16 -19 -19 -18 -19 -19 -19 -21 -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
-11-11-11-11-12-11-11-13-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-12-11-11-11-11-10-10-10-10-10-11-10-5-5-5-5-6-5-5-7-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6-5-5-5-5-4-5-5-4-5-5-5
Sunrise
- 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 -
Sunset
- - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00

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
ASCATB151E67S
556 km WSW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
20
Moderate winds from the WSW
(20 kph at 71.3).
- km
ASCATB149E66S
662 km WSW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
30
Fresh winds from the WSW
(30 kph at 76.1).
- km
ASCATB148E66S
679 km WSW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
28
Moderate winds from the WSW
(28 kph at 75.7).
- km
Cape Phillips
738 km SSE
780m alt.
1 hour ago
-8.1° C
-
50
Strong winds from the SW
(50 kph at 230).
PriestleyGlacier
769 km S
1925m alt.
1 hour ago
-23.2° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the WNW
(20 kph at 300).

* 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.