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Penguin Island (South Shetland Islands)
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 2pm Sat 31 Oct Local Time
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Penguin Island (South Shetland Islands) Weather (Days 0-3):

Light rain (total 4mm), mostly falling on Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sun afternoon, min -2°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Sat afternoon, gales from the WNW by Mon night).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Wed night, min -3°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Tue afternoon, fresh winds from the NW by Wed afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sun morning, min -2°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WNW on Sat afternoon, gales from the WNW by Mon morning).

(Days 10-12):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Mon afternoon, min -4°C on Wed night). Mainly severe gales.

Friday
6
Saturday
7
Sunday
8
Monday
9
Tuesday
10
Wednesday
11
Thu
12
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 PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
rain showers
light rain
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
15 WSW15
25 W25
20 WNW20
25 WNW25
30 NW30
30 NW30
30 WNW30
60 WNW60
65 W65
65 WSW65
50 W50
45 WNW45
40 WNW40
35 NNW35
40 WNW40
45 W45
55 WSW55
45 WSW45
40 W40
30 WNW30
55 WNW55
30 W30
35 WNW35
45 NW45
60 NW60
50 WNW50
55 WNW55
75 NW75
35 WNW35
70 NNW70
65 WNW65
70 W70
70 W70
70 W70
50 W50
50 W50
clear clear clear some clouds rain shwrs light rain rain shwrs some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds light snow some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - 2 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 - - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 2 2 - - - - - -
High °C
0 0 2 3 3 3 3 1 -2 -1 0 0 1 2 1 0 -1 0 1 0 1 1 2 3 3 2 -1 0 -1 -1 -1 -1 -2 -2 -3 -3
Low °C
0 0 1 3 2 3 2 -1 -2 -2 -1 0 1 1 1 0 -3 -2 0 0 1 1 1 2 2 -2 -1 -1 -2 -1 -1 -3 -2 -2 -4 -3
Chill °C
-5 -4 -3 -2 -2 -2 -3 -7 -12 -10 -8 -8 -6 -4 -6 -8 -10 -8 -6 -6 -7 -5 -5 -4 -5 -5 -10 -10 -10 -11 -11 -10 -12 -12 -13 -12
Freezing level m
0 0 1450 1400 1800 1350 1300 350 0 0 100 200 400 1350 550 200 0 0 300 200 550 650 450 1000 1000 300 0 50 0 0 50 0 0 0 0 0
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Sunrise
- - 4:26 - - 4:24 - - 4:20 - - 4:18 - - 4:15 - - 4:11 - - 4:09 - - 4:05 - - 4:03 - - 4:00 - - 3:58 - - 3:55
Sunset
8:42 - - 8:45 - - 8:47 - - 8:51 - - 8:53 - - 8:57 - - 9:00 - - 9:02 - - 9:06 - - 9:08 - - 9:12 - - 9:15 - -

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

The weather forecast for Penguin Island (South Shetland Islands) is: Light rain (total 4mm), mostly falling on Sun nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sun afternoon, min -2°C on Tue morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Sat afternoon, gales from the WNW by Mon night).

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

A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Wed night, min -3°C on Thu night)Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Tue afternoon, fresh winds from the NW by Wed afternoon).

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

A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sun morning, min -2°C on Sun night)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WNW on Sat afternoon, gales from the WNW by Mon morning).

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
Teniente R Marsh
56 km WSW
45m alt.
1 hour ago
-1° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
28
Moderate winds from the W
(28 kph at 270).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
VicecomodoroMaram
245 km SSE
198m alt.
1 hour ago
-2.0° C
Fog
24
Moderate winds from the NW
(24 kph at 320).
35 km
Mid: scattered
Rothera Point Research Station
776 km SSW
16m alt.
1 hour ago
0.1° C
-
44
Strong winds from the NNE
(44 kph at 30).
ElCalafateAero
785 km WSW
204m alt.
1 hour ago
-
26
Moderate winds from the WNW
(26 kph at 290).
50 km
Mid: scattered
Ushuaia Naval Base Airport
1007 km WNW
14m alt.
1 hour ago
13° C
light rain
Drizzle
15
Light winds from the SW
(15 kph at 230).
Low: 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.