Buckle Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Buckle Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat night. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Fri night, min -20°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Fri morning, near gales from the E by Sat night).

Days 3-6 Buckle Island Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun morning. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Sun afternoon, min -18°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SE on Tue morning, strong winds from the SE by Tue night).

Days 6-9 Buckle Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoon. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Fri night, min -18°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Thu night, near gales from the ENE by Fri night).

Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
Friday
29
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
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
heavy snow
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
Wind km/h
20 NW20
30 NW30
20 NW20
5 NNW5
10 ENE10
30 E30
45 E45
50 E50
55 E55
45 E45
40 E40
50 ENE50
40 E40
35 E35
30 SE30
25 SE25
30 SE30
45 ESE45
45 SE45
50 SE50
40 SE40
45 SSE45
30 SSE30
15 ENE15
35 ENE35
50 ENE50
55 ENE55
clear clear some clouds some clouds clear some clouds light snow light snow mod. snow mod. snow light snow heavy snow cloudy cloudy light snow cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds cloudy light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - 1 2 7 6 5 11 - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 4
High °C
-19 -19 -18 -18 -16 -15 -16 -16 -15 -14 -13 -13 -15 -16 -16 -17 -17 -17 -18 -16 -16 -17 -17 -17 -17 -16 -14
Low °C
-19 -19 -20 -18 -17 -16 -16 -17 -17 -14 -13 -15 -16 -16 -17 -17 -17 -17 -18 -17 -17 -17 -18 -18 -18 -16 -15
Chill °C
-30 -31 -26 -22 -24 -25 -29 -30 -28 -27 -25 -25 -27 -28 -28 -28 -28 -30 -32 -29 -29 -31 -27 -26 -31 -30 -27
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
-18-17-16-16-15-15-14-15-14-13-12-12-14-17-17-17-17-17-20-18-18-18-17-15-15-14-13-19-19-18-18-16-15-16-16-15-14-13-13-15-16-16-17-17-17-18-16-16-17-17-17-17-16-14
Sunrise
12:12 - - 12:12 - - 12:12 - - 12:12 - - 12:11 - - 12:11 - - 12:10 - - 12:08 - - 12:07 - -
Sunset
- 2:03 - - 2:03 - - 2:03 - - 2:04 - - 2:06 - - 2:07 - - 2:08 - - 2:11 - - 2:12 -

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
ASCATB164E63S
478 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
41
Strong winds from the SSE
(41 kph at 304.0).
- km
ASCATB165E63S
483 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
32
Fresh winds from the SSE
(32 kph at 315.1).
- km
ASCATB169E63S
484 km NE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
53
Near gales from the SSW
(53 kph at 18.8).
- km
ASCATB165E62S
489 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
31
Fresh winds from the SSE
(31 kph at 308.4).
- km
ASCATB168E63S
502 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
55
Near gales from the SSW
(55 kph at 24.4).
- 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.