Deception Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Deception Island Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sat afternoon, min -5°C on Tue morning). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Deception Island Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 9mm), mostly falling on Fri morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Wed night, min -6°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the NW on Thu night, calm by Fri morning).

Days 6-9 Deception Island Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 19mm), heaviest on Sun night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Sun afternoon, min -8°C on Sat afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Sat night, gales from the WSW by Mon afternoon).

Friday
28
Saturday
29
Sunday
30
Mon
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
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light rain
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
light rain
cloudy
light rain
cloudy
light rain
rain showers
rain showers
Wind km/h
20 W20
15 WNW15
15 W15
20 W20
15 WSW15
5 SE5
5 NNE5
5 W5
15 WNW15
20 W20
30 W30
35 NW35
40 NW40
45 NW45
50 NW50
50 NW50
50 NW50
15 WNW15
5 S5
15 W15
35 SW35
30 W30
20 NNE20
10 NNW10
40 NNE40
50 N50
45 W45
cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy light rain cloudy cloudy light rain light rain light rain some clouds light rain cloudy light rain cloudy light rain rain shwrs rain shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 - - 3 3 1 - 1 - 1 - 4 6 1
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -3 -3 -3 -5 -6 -2 -1 0 1 1 1 1 -2 -3 -3 -6 -7 -3 -2 -1 -2 -3
Low °C
-2 -2 -2 -2 -3 -4 -3 -4 -5 -6 -6 -1 0 0 1 1 -2 -3 -3 -4 -7 -8 -6 -2 -1 -2 -3
Chill °C
-8 -8 -7 -7 -7 -6 -5 -5 -10 -13 -9 -8 -8 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -3 -9 -15 -15 -5 -6 -9 -10 -12
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100 250 250 150 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-5-5-6-6-6-7-7-7-8-8-5-4-3-2-1-2-1-7-8-8-10-12-6-5-3-6-7-2-2-2-2-2-3-3-3-5-6-2-101111-2-3-3-6-7-3-2-1-2-3
Sunrise
- - 6:47 - - 6:43 - - 6:39 - - 6:37 - - 6:33 - - 6:30 - - 6:26 - - 6:22 - - 6:20
Sunset
7:00 - - 7:02 - - 7:06 - - 7:08 - - 7:12 - - 7:14 - - 7:16 - - 7:20 - - 7:22 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Deception Island at the specific elevation of 0 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Deception 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
Base Arturo Prat
73 km NE
5m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.1° C
partially cloudy
Clouds developing.
6
Light winds from the SSE
(6 kph at 130).
30 km
Mid: overcast
Great Wall
122 km NE
10m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.8° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the W
(22 kph at 270).
40 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Teniente R Marsh
123 km NE
45m alt.
51 minutes ago
-3° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
11
Light winds from the N
(11 kph at 350).
Low: overcast
FreiChi-base
124 km NE
10m alt.
3 hours ago
-3.4° C
State of sky unchanged.
7
Light winds from the WSW
(7 kph at 240).
40 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Bellingshausen
124 km NE
16m alt.
3 hours ago
-3.1° C
-
11
Light winds from the WSW
(11 kph at 250).
20 km
Mid: overcast

* 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 Deception Island and within an acceptable time window.