Deception Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Deception Island Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sun morning, min -4°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Sat afternoon, near gales from the NNW by Sun morning).

Days 3-6 Deception Island Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sun afternoon, min -5°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WNW on Mon night, near gales from the WSW by Wed afternoon).

Days 6-9 Deception Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Fri night, min -5°C on Wed afternoon). Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Wed afternoon, calm by Sat night).

Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
Friday
29
Sat
30
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
Wind km/h
25 WNW25
45 WSW45
40 WSW40
40 SW40
35 WSW35
30 SW30
15 W15
30 NNW30
55 NNW55
50 NW50
30 NW30
35 WNW35
30 WNW30
45 WSW45
25 NNW25
55 WNW55
50 W50
40 WNW40
60 WSW60
65 WSW65
40 W40
15 NNW15
20 SSW20
40 WSW40
25 WNW25
55 WNW55
50 NW50
some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds snow shwrs some clouds clear some clouds light snow cloudy snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow snow shwrs clear clear snow shwrs light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 1 - - - 2 - 2 1 1 - 1 4 - - - - - 2 1 - - 3 1
High °C
-3 -3 -4 -3 -2 -2 -2 0 1 1 -2 -2 -3 -2 0 1 -2 -3 -5 -5 -3 -3 -3 -4 -2 1 0
Low °C
-3 -4 -4 -3 -3 -2 -2 -2 1 -1 -2 -3 -3 -3 -2 -2 -3 -4 -5 -5 -4 -3 -4 -5 -4 -1 0
Chill °C
-10 -9 -13 -11 -10 -9 -6 -8 -7 -7 -9 -10 -11 -11 -8 -7 -11 -11 -16 -16 -10 -9 -9 -12 -9 -7 -8
Freezing level m
100 100 50 100 50 100 200 250 1050 800 200 200 150 100 0 1200 200 150 0 0 0 100 0 0 0 850 450
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
- - 7:05 - - 7:09 - - 7:11 - - 7:15 - - 7:18 - - 7:20 - - 7:22 - - 7:26 - - 7:28
Sunset
7:13 - - 7:09 - - 7:07 - - 7:02 - - 7:00 - - 6:57 - - 6:52 - - 6:50 - - 6:45 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Deception Island at the specific elevation of 576 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
Gabriel DE Castilla
1 km WSW
55m alt.
3 hours ago
2.8° C
No report.
14
Light winds from the W
(14 kph at 280).
Juan Carlos Island
38 km NNE
0m alt.
3 hours ago
2.4° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the NNW
(7 kph at 340).
Teniente R Marsh
123 km NE
45m alt.
1 hour ago
0° C
light snow
Light snow.
28
Moderate winds from the NNW
(28 kph at 340).
Low: overcast
Teniente Jubany
133 km NE
4m alt.
3 hours ago
2.0° C
-
24
Moderate winds from the WNW
(24 kph at 290).
32 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Esperanza Base
191 km ESE
13m alt.
3 hours ago
-4.9° C
Distant precipitation but not falling at station.
7
Light winds from the SSW
(7 kph at 200).
26 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.