Buckle Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Buckle Island Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Wed morning, min -7°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Buckle Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sun night, min -7°C on Fri night). Mainly gales.

Days 6-9 Buckle Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Mon night, min -6°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NE on Mon night, strong winds from the NE by Fri afternoon).

Tuesday
25
Wednesday
26
Thu
27
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
moderate snow
moderate snow
partially cloudy
light snow
cloudy
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
15 WSW15
10 W10
5 W5
10 NE10
20 ENE20
20 ENE20
15 NE15
10 NNE10
15 N15
15 NNW15
20 N20
20 N20
20 NNE20
35 ENE35
35 ENE35
45 E45
70 E70
20 E20
15 NW15
15 E15
15 E15
35 E35
35 E35
20 ENE20
15 NNE15
20 N20
25 WSW25
clear clear clear clear some clouds clear clear clear some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds cloudy mod. snow mod. snow some clouds light snow cloudy light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 9 6 - 3 - 2 - - - 2 1
High °C
-5 -4 -4 -4 -6 -6 -6 -6 -5 -6 -5 -5 -5 -4 -4 -3 -4 -3 -3 -3 -3 -4 -5 -5 -5 -4 -4
Low °C
-6 -5 -4 -6 -6 -6 -7 -6 -6 -7 -6 -5 -6 -5 -4 -4 -4 -4 -4 -3 -3 -5 -5 -5 -6 -4 -4
Chill °C
-11 -7 -7 -4 -13 -12 -12 -11 -11 -12 -11 -11 -12 -12 -12 -11 -15 -7 -9 -8 -8 -12 -13 -12 -11 -11 -11
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
-8-8-8-9-11-12-11-12-11-11-11-11-10-9-8-7-7-8-7-7-8-8-10-10-10-8-9-5-4-4-4-6-6-6-6-5-6-5-5-5-4-4-3-4-3-3-3-3-4-5-5-5-4-4
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 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
ASCATB165E65S
271 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
23
Moderate winds from the WSW
(23 kph at 69.0).
- km
ASCATB166E65S
276 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
23
Moderate winds from the WSW
(23 kph at 71.7).
- km
ASCATB161E65S
279 km NW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
25
Moderate winds from the WSW
(25 kph at 69.8).
- km
ASCATB160E65S
299 km WNW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
24
Moderate winds from the WSW
(24 kph at 74.6).
- km
ASCATB170E66S
302 km ENE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
19
Light winds from the SW
(19 kph at 41.1).
- 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.