Peter I Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Peter I Island Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Fri morning, min -17°C on Sun afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Thu night, gales from the SSW by Fri afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Mon night, min -17°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNE on Tue afternoon, strong winds from the ESE by Wed night).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Wed night, min -14°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the ENE on Thu night, light winds from the SE by Sat night).

Wednesday
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Thursday
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Friday
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Sat
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light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
20 SE20
60 SSE60
65 SSW65
65 SW65
55 SW55
45 SW45
25 WSW25
20 WSW20
20 WSW20
20 WSW20
30 W30
20 N20
25 NNE25
15 NNE15
10 NNE10
15 E15
15 SSE15
30 ESE30
50 ESE50
55 E55
35 ENE35
90 ENE90
50 ENE50
45 ENE45
45 ENE45
40 E40
35 E35
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- 4 5 5 2 2 1 - - - - - 3 1 - - 1 - 1 1 1 8 2 2 2 2 1
High °C
-11 -10 -10 -12 -13 -13 -13 -14 -16 -14 -12 -11 -7 -7 -8 -8 -9 -8 -8 -10 -8 -8 -9 -9 -10 -10 -11
Low °C
-12 -10 -11 -14 -14 -13 -14 -15 -17 -17 -12 -12 -10 -8 -8 -9 -9 -9 -10 -10 -9 -9 -9 -10 -11 -11 -12
Chill °C
-11 -23 -23 -26 -26 -25 -24 -23 -26 -25 -22 -19 -15 -13 -13 -12 -16 -18 -18 -22 -19 -21 -21 -20 -21 -21 -21
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Sunrise
- 11:22 - - 11:26 - - 11:30 - - 11:33 - - 11:38 - - 11:42 - - 11:47 - - 11:52 - - 11:56 -
Sunset
- - 6:36 - - 6:31 - - 6:27 - - 6:22 - - 6:17 - - 6:14 - - 6:08 - - 6:05 - - 6:00

Peter I Island Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri afternoonTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Fri morning, min -17°C on Sun afternoon)Winds increasing (calm on Thu night, gales from the SSW by Fri afternoon)

Peter I Island Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Mon night, min -17°C on Sun night)Winds increasing (light winds from the NNE on Tue afternoon, strong winds from the ESE by Wed night)

Peter I Island Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Wed night, min -14°C on Sat night)Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the ENE on Thu night, light winds from the SE by Sat night)

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Peter I Island at the specific elevation of 1000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Peter I 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
SHIP1555
932 km E
3m alt.
2 hours ago
-0.8° C
Rothera Point Research Station
933 km E
16m alt.
2 hours ago
-0.1° C
-
48
Strong winds from the NNE
(48 kph at 20).
ASCATB295E65S
1213 km E
15m alt.
2 hours ago
33
Fresh winds from the NE
(33 kph at 228.8).
- km
ASCATB295E64S
1291 km ENE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
32
Fresh winds from the N
(32 kph at 177.4).
- km
ElCalafateAero
1293 km NE
204m alt.
2 hours ago
3.8° C
-
Wind obs. (4 kph from 90 degs) was rejected
.
50 km
Mid: few

* 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 Peter I Island and within an acceptable time window.