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 Fri afternoon, min -5°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the NNW on Fri afternoon, light winds from the WSW by Sat afternoon).

Days 3-6 Deception Island Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Tue afternoon, min -5°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SSW on Tue morning, gales from the SW by Wed night).

Days 6-9 Deception Island Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Sat night, min -4°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Fri morning, strong winds from the WSW by Sat night).

Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
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
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
35 NW35
60 NNW60
45 W45
45 W45
25 W25
15 WSW15
25 WSW25
10 SW10
40 WSW40
30 WSW30
30 WSW30
35 SW35
25 SSW25
30 SW30
45 SW45
60 SW60
55 SW55
60 SW60
45 SW45
30 SW30
5 ESE5
10 NE10
10 SW10
25 WSW25
20 W20
25 WSW25
40 SW40
some clouds light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds clear clear clear some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 2 1 - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-2 -1 -1 -5 -5 -4 -4 -4 -4 -5 -5 -5 -4 -3 -3 -4 -4 -4 -3 -2 -2 -3 -3 -3 -2 -2 -1
Low °C
-2 -1 -3 -5 -5 -5 -4 -4 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -4 -5 -5 -4 -4 -3 -3 -4 -3 -3 -3 -3 -2 -2
Chill °C
-10 -10 -10 -14 -12 -9 -11 -9 -12 -13 -13 -13 -12 -11 -12 -14 -14 -15 -12 -8 -6 -7 -7 -9 -8 -8 -8
Freezing level m
150 400 150 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 50 0 0 0 0 0 50 0 0 150 100 50 150 300
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
2:53 - - 2:51 - - 2:50 - - 2:50 - - 2:50 - - 2:50 - - 2:50 - - 2:50 - - 2:51 - -
Sunset
- 11:01 - - 11:02 - - 11:05 - - 11:06 - - 11:07 - - 11:07 - - 11:07 - - 11:08 - - 11:09 -

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
SHIP2801
71 km SE
3m alt.
2 hours ago
3.9° C
BaseArturoPrat
72 km NE
5m alt.
2 hours ago
0.9° C
State of sky unchanged.
20
Moderate winds from the WSW
(20 kph at 250).
30 km
Mid: overcast
Great Wall
121 km NE
10m alt.
2 hours ago
0.5° C
-
58
Near gales from the WNW
(58 kph at 290).
35 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Teniente R Marsh
123 km NE
45m alt.
54 minutes ago
0° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
30
Fresh winds from the WNW
(30 kph at 290).
Low: scattered
Mid: scattered
FreiChi-base
123 km NE
10m alt.
2 hours ago
0.4° C
State of sky unchanged.
35
Fresh winds from the WNW
(35 kph at 290).
30 km
Mid: mostly cloudy

* 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.