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Deception Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

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Deception Island Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Thu night, min -2°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Fri morning, light winds from the NW by Sat night).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sun morning, min -3°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNE on Sun afternoon, calm by Mon night).

(Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri night, min -1°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (calm on Wed morning, strong winds from the NW by Fri night).

Wednesday
26
Thursday
27
Friday
28
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
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
Wind km/h
30 WSW30
35 WNW35
25 NW25
50 W50
60 WSW60
55 WSW55
50 SW50
30 WSW30
20 NNE20
35 NE35
40 NNE40
20 NNE20
25 NW25
10 ENE10
5 SE5
10 SSW10
20 SW20
20 WSW20
10 W10
5 NNW5
20 NE20
20 WSW20
20 SW20
10 W10
20 WSW20
30 W30
25 NW25
clear some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds clear clear clear snow shwrs cloudy light snow light snow some clouds clear some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds cloudy light snow cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - 2 - 3 4 - - - - - - - - 2 - - - - - 5
High °C
0 0 1 1 1 0 0 -1 0 1 1 0 -1 -1 -2 -2 -1 -1 -1 1 1 1 0 0 -1 -1 2
Low °C
0 0 1 0 0 -1 -1 -1 -2 0 1 -1 -1 -2 -3 -3 -2 -1 -1 0 1 0 0 0 -1 -1 -1
Chill °C
-7 -7 -4 -7 -7 -9 -8 -8 -7 -6 -6 -4 -7 -5 -5 -7 -7 -6 -5 -3 -4 -4 -5 -4 -7 -8 -5
Freezing level m
450 600 1000 700 900 400 450 350 150 700 850 700 450 300 250 100 250 200 300 700 1300 850 600 600 400 450 550
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
5:37 - - 5:41 - - 5:45 - - 5:48 - - 5:50 - - 5:54 - - 5:56 - - 6:00 - - 6:03 - -
Sunset
- 8:51 - - 8:47 - - 8:45 - - 8:40 - - 8:37 - - 8:35 - - 8:30 - - 8:28 - - 8:24 -

Deception Island Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Deception Island is: A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Thu night, min -2°C on Sat night)Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Fri morning, light winds from the NW by Sat night).

Deception Island Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sun morning, min -3°C on Mon night)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNE on Sun afternoon, calm by Mon night).

Deception Island Weather (Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri night, min -1°C on Wed morning)Winds increasing (calm on Wed morning, strong winds from the NW by Fri night).

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
2.2° C
No report.
32
Fresh winds from the SW
(32 kph at 220).
Juan Carlos Island
38 km NNE
0m alt.
3 hours ago
2.2° C
No report.
11
Light winds from the SSW
(11 kph at 210).
SHIP1674
70 km NW
3m alt.
2 hours ago
3.2° C
24
Moderate winds from the WNW
(24 kph at 290).
BaseArturoPrat
72 km NE
5m alt.
3 hours ago
3.8° C
State of sky unchanged.
9
Light winds from the WSW
(9 kph at 250).
30 km
Mid: overcast
Teniente R Marsh
123 km NE
45m alt.
2 hours ago
2° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
19
Light winds from the W
(19 kph at 260).
Low: broken
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.