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Buckle Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

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Buckle Island Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sat afternoon, min -4°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the E on Sat afternoon, light winds from the E by Mon afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Wed afternoon, min -5°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the E on Tue afternoon, near gales from the SE by Thu night).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Fri afternoon, min -7°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SE on Sat morning, near gales from the S by Mon morning).

Friday
31
Saturday
1
Sunday
2
Mon
3
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
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
clear
cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
Wind km/h
55 E55
45 E45
30 ESE30
30 ESE30
20 E20
20 E20
15 E15
15 E15
30 E30
30 E30
35 ENE35
35 E35
35 E35
35 E35
40 ESE40
45 SE45
50 SE50
55 SE55
55 SE55
35 SSE35
25 SE25
30 SE30
30 SSE30
45 SSE45
40 SSE40
45 SE45
55 SSE55
light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow cloudy cloudy some clouds cloudy light snow light snow light snow light snow clear cloudy light snow light snow light snow light snow cloudy cloudy some clouds clear cloudy cloudy cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 3 2 2 2 1 - - - - 2 2 1 3 - - 1 1 2 1 - - - - - - -
High °C
0 0 -2 -3 -3 -4 -3 -4 -4 -4 -4 -4 -3 -3 -4 -4 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -6 -6 -5 -6 -5
Low °C
0 -2 -3 -3 -4 -4 -4 -4 -4 -4 -4 -4 -3 -4 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -6 -5 -5 -7 -6 -5 -6 -6
Chill °C
-9 -8 -9 -10 -8 -10 -8 -10 -11 -11 -12 -12 -11 -11 -13 -13 -15 -15 -15 -14 -12 -13 -14 -16 -14 -16 -15
Freezing level m
750 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
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Sunrise
- - 4:31 - - 4:35 - - 4:41 - - 4:45 - - 4:50 - - 4:54 - - 5:00 - - 5:03 - - 5:09
Sunset
0:12 - - 0:08 - - 11:59 - - 11:53 - - 11:50 - - 11:45 - - 11:40 - - 11:37 - - 11:32 - -

Buckle Island Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Buckle Island is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sat afternoon, min -4°C on Sun night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the E on Sat afternoon, light winds from the E by Mon afternoon).

Buckle Island Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Wed afternoon, min -5°C on Thu morning)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the E on Tue afternoon, near gales from the SE by Thu night).

Buckle Island Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Fri afternoon, min -7°C on Sat night)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SE on Sat morning, near gales from the S by Mon morning).

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
ASCAT169E66S
306 km ENE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
14
Light winds from the WNW
(14 kph at 300).
- km
ASCAT170E67S
317 km E
15m alt.
3 hours ago
46
Strong winds from the E
(46 kph at 96).
- km
ASCAT171E67S
342 km E
15m alt.
3 hours ago
46
Strong winds from the E
(46 kph at 95).
- km
ASCAT170E66S
353 km ENE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
15
Light winds from the NW
(15 kph at 308).
- km
ASCAT169E65S
373 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
44
Strong winds from the WNW
(44 kph at 286).
- 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.