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Buckle Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 6pm Tue 20 Oct Local Time
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Buckle Island Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Fri morning, min -27°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (calm on Wed night, strong winds from the W by Fri morning).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Fri night, min -21°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the NNW on Fri night, light winds from the SSE by Sat night).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Wed afternoon, min -21°C on Tue morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Tue night, calm by Wed night).

(Days 10-12):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sun afternoon, min -17°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the W on Fri afternoon, calm by Sat night).

Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
30
Saturday
31
Sun
1
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 PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
clear
clear
cloudy
cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
cloudy
Wind km/h
25 SSW25
5 W5
15 NNE15
15 NNE15
5 SSE5
15 W15
20 WNW20
35 W35
50 W50
40 NW40
35 NW35
55 NNW55
20 WNW20
10 SW10
25 SE25
35 SE35
40 SE40
55 ESE55
10 SE10
35 NNW35
20 WNW20
25 WSW25
40 W40
45 WSW45
25 SW25
5 NW5
15 ESE15
5 E5
10 WSW10
20 W20
25 W25
25 W25
5 SW5
5 SSW5
5 NE5
15 NE15
clear clear clear clear cloudy clear clear clear clear some clouds mod. snow light snow light snow some clouds cloudy light snow light snow clear clear cloudy cloudy clear clear clear clear cloudy clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear light snow cloudy cloudy light snow cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - 9 2 1 - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - 1 -
High °C
-23 -24 -25 -25 -26 -26 -26 -25 -19 -13 -6 -7 -8 -12 -17 -18 -20 -18 -17 -18 -20 -18 -14 -14 -13 -13 -16 -15 -15 -15 -13 -11 -11 -11 -12 -10
Low °C
-23 -26 -26 -25 -27 -27 -26 -27 -22 -16 -9 -9 -10 -16 -17 -19 -21 -19 -17 -19 -21 -19 -18 -15 -13 -16 -17 -15 -17 -16 -13 -12 -11 -11 -13 -11
Chill °C
-36 -33 -36 -35 -26 -37 -38 -41 -34 -24 -17 -18 -18 -22 -28 -31 -34 -29 -24 -28 -30 -29 -27 -25 -23 -17 -22 -19 -15 -25 -23 -19 -14 -15 -12 -17
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-26-26-28-28-30-29-29-22-18-12-9-12-12-12-18-21-23-22-22-22-23-18-11-11-12-12-15-15-16-15-14-13-13-13-12-12-23-24-25-25-26-26-26-25-19-13-6-7-8-12-17-18-20-18-17-18-20-18-14-14-13-13-16-15-15-15-13-11-11-11-12-10
Sunrise
- - 5:54 - - 5:50 - - 5:47 - - 5:43 - - 5:39 - - 5:35 - - 5:30 - - 5:26 - - 5:22 - - 5:18 - - 5:13 - - 5:09
Sunset
9:45 - - 9:50 - - 9:52 - - 9:57 - - 10:00 - - 10:05 - - 10:08 - - 10:13 - - 10:16 - - 10:21 - - 10:24 - - 10:29 - -

Buckle Island Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Buckle Island is: Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -19°C on Fri morning, min -27°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (calm on Wed night, strong winds from the W by Fri morning).

Buckle Island Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Fri night, min -21°C on Sun night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the NNW on Fri night, light winds from the SSE by Sat night).

Buckle Island Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -13°C on Wed afternoon, min -21°C on Tue morning)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Tue night, calm by Wed night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Buckle Island at the specific elevation of 500 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
PriestleyGlacier
769 km S
1925m alt.
54 minutes ago
-48.1° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the NNW
(20 kph at 330).
BaiaTerraNova
882 km S
80m alt.
2 hours ago
-
Wind obs. (61 kph from 300 degs) was rejected
.
DumontDurville
1019 km WSW
43m alt.
54 minutes ago
-11.2° C
-
13
Light winds from the ESE
(13 kph at 120).
50 km
Mid: few
CapeRoss
1106 km S
201m alt.
54 minutes ago
-22.4° C
-
11
Light winds from the WNW
(11 kph at 300).
SHIP7972
1257 km NW
-m alt.
2 hours ago
4.1° C
-
50
Strong winds from the NNW
(50 kph at 330).

* 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.