Penguin Island (South Shetland Islands)
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Penguin Island (South Shetland Islands) Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Thu morning, min -7°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Tue night, near gales from the WSW by Thu morning).

Days 3-6 Penguin Island (South Shetland Islands) Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Fri night, min -7°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the W on Fri morning, gales from the WSW by Fri night).

Days 6-9 Penguin Island (South Shetland Islands) Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Thu afternoon, min -6°C on Wed afternoon). Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Mon night, light winds from the E by Wed afternoon).

Monday
22
Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
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
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
10 WSW10
10 SSW10
25 SE25
25 WNW25
20 SW20
30 WSW30
50 WSW50
45 WSW45
30 WSW30
20 W20
40 W40
70 WSW70
65 WSW65
55 WSW55
50 WSW50
20 SSW20
30 WSW30
35 SW35
65 WSW65
65 WSW65
65 W65
65 WSW65
65 WSW65
55 WSW55
50 WSW50
20 S20
20 NNW20
some clouds some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-5 -4 -6 -4 -3 -1 0 0 -1 0 0 1 -1 -2 -5 -5 -4 -1 0 0 -1 -2 -3 -4 -4 -5 0
Low °C
-6 -4 -7 -6 -3 -3 -1 0 -1 -1 0 0 -2 -3 -7 -5 -4 -4 -1 0 -1 -2 -3 -5 -5 -6 -5
Chill °C
-9 -8 -14 -11 -9 -9 -8 -8 -9 -6 -7 -8 -10 -11 -15 -12 -12 -10 -9 -9 -10 -12 -13 -14 -13 -12 -8
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1400 0 0 350 800 0 0 0 0 0 0 50 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-5-4-6-4-3-100-1001-1-2-5-5-4-100-1-2-3-4-4-50
Sunrise
5:20 - - 5:18 - - 5:15 - - 5:11 - - 5:07 - - 5:05 - - 5:01 - - 4:58 - - 4:56 - -
Sunset
- 7:53 - - 7:57 - - 8:00 - - 8:02 - - 8:06 - - 8:07 - - 8:10 - - 8:14 - - 8:16 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Penguin Island (South Shetland Islands) at the specific elevation of 180 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Penguin Island (South Shetland Islands). 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
ASCATB302E62S
38 km SSE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
13
Light winds from the NNW
(13 kph at 162.9).
- km
King Sejong
44 km SW
11m alt.
2 hours ago
-4.5° C
-
7
Light winds from the NNW
(7 kph at 340).
50 km
Mid: overcast
ASCATB303E62S
49 km SSE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
12
Light winds from the NNW
(12 kph at 163.6).
- km
Bellingshausen
53 km SW
16m alt.
2 hours ago
-4.0° C
-
11
Light winds from the NNW
(11 kph at 340).
20 km
Mid: overcast
FreiChi-base
55 km WSW
10m alt.
2 hours ago
-4.7° C
State of sky unchanged.
11
Light winds from the N
(11 kph at 10).
30 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 Penguin Island (South Shetland Islands) and within an acceptable time window.