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Penguin Island (South Shetland Islands)
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 8pm Sat 30 May Local Time
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Penguin Island (South Shetland Islands) Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sun night, min -5°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Sat night, strong winds from the W by Mon afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Wed night, min -6°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the NNW on Wed night, light winds from the WNW by Thu morning).

(Days 6-9):

Drizzle, on Sat morning followed by colder weather and a moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon afternoon.. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sat morning, min -6°C on Mon afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the NW on Sat morning, light winds from the NW by Sun night).

Friday
5
Saturday
6
Sunday
7
Mon
8
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partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
snow showers
moderate snow
Wind km/h
5 W5
15 N15
35 W35
30 WNW30
30 NW30
35 WNW35
30 WNW30
15 W15
35 SW35
45 WSW45
20 WNW20
35 WNW35
40 NNW40
10 W10
30 SW30
30 W30
35 WNW35
30 WNW30
30 NW30
40 NW40
55 NW55
25 NW25
25 N25
30 NNE30
25 NNW25
35 NW35
30 NE30
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - 1 - - 1 - 1 2 4 2 1 - - - - 1 - - - - 2 1 10
High °C
-1 1 1 2 1 1 -1 -2 -4 -6 -1 0 2 -1 -2 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 -1
Low °C
-2 -1 0 1 1 0 -1 -2 -5 -6 -5 0 0 -2 -3 -2 1 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 -6
Chill °C
-6 -3 -5 -4 -5 -6 -8 -7 -12 -16 -7 -7 -4 -5 -9 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5 -6 -5 -4 -4 -5 -6 -8
Freezing level m
0 0 350 500 500 300 0 0 0 0 0 150 500 0 0 0 350 400 450 550 650 450 950 950 600 300 0
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Sunrise
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Sunset
- - 3:41 - - 3:38 - - 3:37 - - 3:36 - - 3:34 - - 3:33 - - 3:33 - - 3:32 - - 3:30

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

The weather forecast for Penguin Island (South Shetland Islands) is: A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sun night, min -5°C on Tue afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Sat night, strong winds from the W by Mon afternoon).

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

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Wed night, min -6°C on Tue night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the NNW on Wed night, light winds from the WNW by Thu morning).

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

Drizzle, on Sat morning followed by colder weather and a moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon afternoon.Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sat morning, min -6°C on Mon afternoon)Winds decreasing (near gales from the NW on Sat morning, light winds from the NW by Sun night).

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
King Sejong
44 km SW
11m alt.
2 hours ago
-3.0° C
moderate snow
Clouds dissolving.
7
Light winds from the ENE
(7 kph at 70).
15 km
Mid: few
Bellingshausen
53 km SW
16m alt.
3 hours ago
-2.2° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 280).
20 km
Mid: overcast
Great Wall
55 km SW
10m alt.
3 hours ago
-2.7° C
clear
Clear skies.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
32 km
Mid: overcast
Teniente R Marsh
56 km WSW
45m alt.
2 hours ago
-2° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
7
Light winds from the WNW.(Wind varies from 260 to 340 degs)
(7 kph at 300).
Low: broken
BaseArturoPrat
101 km SW
5m alt.
3 hours ago
-2.2° C
light snow
Intermittent light drizzle.
6
Light winds from the ESE
(6 kph at 120).
2.0 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.