Peter I Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Peter I Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoon. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Sun morning, min -14°C on Fri afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Fri afternoon, fresh winds from the NNE by Sun morning).

Days 3-6 Peter I Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Wed night, min -12°C on Mon afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WSW on Tue afternoon, light winds from the NW by Wed night).

Days 6-9 Peter I Island Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Thu afternoon, min -9°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNE on Sat morning, near gales from the ENE by Mon morning).

Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sun
23
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
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
light snow
cloudy
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
5 NE5
5 SSW5
20 SW20
25 WSW25
20 W20
35 N35
35 NE35
25 SE25
15 SW15
15 WSW15
25 WSW25
40 WSW40
40 WSW40
30 WSW30
15 WNW15
20 W20
15 NW15
20 NNE20
20 NE20
10 E10
20 SSE20
25 SE25
20 ESE20
10 NE10
10 N10
15 WNW15
30 NNW30
light snow snow shwrs clear clear clear snow shwrs light snow light snow cloudy light snow snow shwrs clear clear some clouds cloudy light snow light snow light snow light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 1 - - - 2 4 3 - 2 1 - - - - 1 3 3 1 - - - - - - - -
High °C
-14 -14 -14 -13 -13 -11 -11 -11 -12 -12 -12 -12 -11 -8 -7 -5 -4 -5 -5 -5 -7 -7 -7 -7 -6 -6 -9
Low °C
-14 -14 -14 -13 -13 -12 -11 -12 -12 -12 -12 -12 -11 -11 -8 -5 -4 -5 -5 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -6 -8 -9
Chill °C
-14 -14 -22 -22 -23 -22 -22 -20 -20 -20 -21 -23 -22 -16 -13 -12 -10 -11 -11 -10 -14 -15 -15 -12 -10 -11 -18
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 150 200 150 0 0 0 100 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-14-14-14-13-13-11-11-11-12-12-12-12-11-8-7-5-4-5-5-5-7-7-7-7-6-6-9-10-10-9-9-9-7-7-7-8-8-8-8-7-6-4-2-1-2-2-2-4-3-3-4-3-3-6-2-2-2-1-1-1-1-1-1-10-10-1-100000000000-1
Sunrise
- - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00
Sunset
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Peter I Island at the specific elevation of 1640 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.
1 hour ago
2.1° C
-
7
Light winds from the N
(7 kph at 350).
Rothera Point Research Station
936 km E
16m alt.
1 hour ago
-0.3° C
light snow
Intermittent light snow.
7
Light winds from the SW
(7 kph at 220).
26 km
San-Martin-Base
957 km E
4m alt.
1 hour ago
-1.6° C
moderate snow
Slight to moderate drifting snow, below eye level.
85
Severe gales from the E
(85 kph at 90).
4.0 km
Mid: overcast
University Wisconsin Id 8917
959 km SE
1395m alt.
1 hour ago
-9.3° C
-
17
Light winds from the ESE
(17 kph at 110).
Butler Island
1172 km ESE
91m alt.
1 hour ago
-3.8° C
-
7
Light winds from the SE
(7 kph at 160).

* 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.