Peter I Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Peter I Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sun afternoon, min -9°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the W on Sun afternoon, strong winds from the W by Tue morning).

Days 3-6 Peter I Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Wed morning, min -7°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (strong winds from the WNW on Tue afternoon, stormy winds from the NNE by Fri morning).

Days 6-9 Peter I Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Fri night, min -18°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the SW on Sun afternoon, light winds from the NW by Tue morning).

Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Mon
29
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
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
65 W65
55 W55
50 WSW50
95 W95
85 W85
70 W70
55 W55
55 W55
55 W55
50 WNW50
60 NW60
75 NNW75
80 NW80
70 NNW70
85 NNW85
80 NNW80
75 N75
95 NNE95
65 N65
75 NNE75
65 N65
45 NNE45
10 WSW10
55 SW55
90 SW90
55 W55
45 WNW45
snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds light snow light snow light snow cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy snow shwrs cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy light snow light snow light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 2 - 2 3 1 - - - - 1 - - - - 1 3 3 2 2 1 1 4 5 1 - -
High °C
-7 -5 -2 0 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -1 0 1 1 0 -2 -3 -4 -4 -4 -3 -5 -6 -7 -10 -13 -10 -12
Low °C
-9 -5 -5 -2 -3 -3 -2 -3 -2 -1 -1 1 0 -2 -3 -4 -7 -5 -4 -6 -5 -6 -9 -11 -13 -11 -14
Chill °C
-19 -15 -11 -10 -13 -12 -11 -12 -11 -9 -9 -8 -8 -10 -13 -13 -15 -16 -15 -14 -16 -16 -13 -22 -29 -22 -24
Freezing level m
0 100 50 850 450 300 350 250 0 300 500 1500 1350 350 400 250 100 0 250 150 150 50 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-10-8-5-3-5-5-5-5-5-4-3-1-1-3-5-6-7-7-7-7-8-9-10-13-15-14-16-7-5-20-2-2-2-2-2-10110-2-3-4-4-4-3-5-6-7-10-13-10-120112211101122221111110-1-7-6-4-9
Sunrise
- - 6:39 - - 6:35 - - 6:30 - - 6:24 - - 6:20 - - 6:16 - - 6:11 - - 6:05 - - 6:01
Sunset
10:52 - - 10:57 - - 11:00 - - 11:06 - - 11:09 - - 11:15 - - 11:19 - - 11:23 - - 11:29 - -

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
Fossil Bluff
883 km ESE
55m alt.
3 hours ago
-6.4° C
No report.
28
Moderate winds from the N
(28 kph at 350).
Rothera Point Research Station
936 km E
16m alt.
3 hours ago
-5.3° C
partially cloudy
Intermittent light snow.
11
Light winds from the NW
(11 kph at 320).
29 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
San-Martin-Base
957 km E
4m alt.
3 hours ago
-5.4° C
Mist
37
Fresh winds from the NW
(37 kph at 320).
5.0 km
Mid: overcast
University Wisconsin Id 8917
959 km SE
1395m alt.
3 hours ago
-20.0° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the NE
(20 kph at 50).
Butler Island
1172 km ESE
91m alt.
3 hours ago
-25.2° C
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the SE
(22 kph at 150).

* 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.