Deception Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Deception Island Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Thu morning, min -11°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the W on Fri afternoon, severe gales from the WSW by Fri night).

Days 3-6 Deception Island Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Tue morning, min -9°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Sun night, near gales from the SW by Tue night).

Days 6-9 Deception Island Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Fri night, min -2°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the NW on Fri night, gales from the W by Sat night).

Wednesday
24
Thursday
25
Friday
26
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
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
70 SW70
65 SW65
60 WSW60
45 WSW45
35 W35
65 W65
75 WSW75
75 WSW75
80 WSW80
40 SW40
30 SW30
15 SW15
40 WSW40
35 SW35
30 WSW30
45 SW45
50 WSW50
55 SW55
45 SW45
45 SW45
55 WSW55
55 WSW55
50 WSW50
40 W40
30 W30
30 WNW30
25 NW25
clear clear clear clear some clouds light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -5 -7 -10 -9 -8 -8 -7 -5 -3 -2 -2 -3 -2 -1 -1 0 0 -1 0 0 1
Low °C
-1 -1 -1 -2 -2 -2 -7 -8 -11 -9 -9 -8 -8 -7 -5 -3 -2 -3 -2 -1 -1 -1 0 -1 0 -1 0
Chill °C
-11 -10 -10 -9 -9 -10 -17 -19 -24 -19 -16 -15 -17 -12 -12 -11 -11 -13 -11 -9 -10 -8 -8 -9 -6 -6 -5
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 0 150 950
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-1-1-1-1-1-1-5-7-10-9-8-8-7-5-3-2-2-3-2-1-100-1001-10-1-1-10-1-4-6-5-5-4-4-2-1-1-1-100-10-1-1002
Sunrise
5:22 - - 5:18 - - 5:16 - - 5:11 - - 5:09 - - 5:05 - - 5:01 - - 4:58 - - 4:56 - -
Sunset
- 8:14 - - 8:16 - - 8:20 - - 8:22 - - 8:25 - - 8:29 - - 8:31 - - 8:35 - - 8:37 -

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
ASCAT300E63S
50 km SE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
48
Strong winds from the WSW
(48 kph at 69.9).
- km
ASCAT301E63S
67 km ESE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
50
Strong winds from the WSW
(50 kph at 69.8).
- km
Base Arturo Prat
73 km NE
5m alt.
2 hours ago
-3.7° C
partially cloudy
No report.
7
Light winds from the SSW
(7 kph at 200).
10 km
ASCAT299E62S
83 km NW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
57
Near gales from the WSW
(57 kph at 60.6).
- km
ASCAT298E63S
101 km W
15m alt.
3 hours ago
58
Near gales from the WSW
(58 kph at 63.0).
- 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 Deception Island and within an acceptable time window.