Peter I Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Peter I Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Mon morning, min -14°C on Sun afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Sun night, gales from the NE by Tue morning).

Days 3-6 Peter I Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri morning. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Thu morning, min -18°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNW on Thu night, calm by Fri afternoon).

Days 6-9 Peter I Island Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Sat night, min -19°C on Wed morning). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the NW on Sat night, light winds from the WNW by Tue night).

Saturday
30
Sunday
1
Monday
2
Tue
3
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
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
Wind km/h
30 W30
15 ENE15
50 NE50
60 NE60
55 ENE55
65 ENE65
60 NE60
15 NE15
20 ESE20
30 SE30
30 SSE30
35 SSE35
15 SW15
45 NNW45
30 NNW30
5 SSW5
30 S30
35 SSW35
35 SW35
50 NW50
60 NW60
40 NNW40
15 NNW15
30 WSW30
30 W30
45 WSW45
75 NW75
clear some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs clear snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs clear clear clear snow shwrs light snow light snow snow shwrs clear clear snow shwrs light snow light snow snow shwrs clear clear clear snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 1 1 - 1 3 4 - 1 - - - 1 4 3 2 - - 2 5 3 11 - - - 2
High °C
-13 -11 -10 -11 -12 -12 -11 -12 -13 -14 -14 -13 -13 -13 -13 -13 -16 -16 -13 -7 -7 -8 -9 -10 -12 -14 -13
Low °C
-14 -12 -11 -11 -13 -12 -11 -13 -14 -15 -16 -13 -13 -14 -14 -14 -18 -17 -15 -12 -8 -8 -9 -11 -13 -15 -14
Chill °C
-21 -22 -22 -24 -25 -26 -24 -23 -22 -25 -25 -24 -20 -24 -19 -13 -26 -28 -24 -20 -18 -18 -20 -19 -22 -27 -28
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 200 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-13-11-10-11-12-12-11-12-13-14-14-13-13-13-13-13-16-16-13-7-7-8-9-10-12-14-13-10-9-7-8-9-9-7-8-10-11-13-13-12-12-10-9-14-16-14-4-3-4-5-7-10-12-9-9-8-2-4-6-6-3-3-5-8-11-20-20-10-5-6-14-23-22-3100-6-14-11-3
Sunrise
- - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00
Sunset
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -

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
San-Martin-Base
957 km E
4m alt.
2 hours ago
-10.2° C
-
11
Light winds from the N
(11 kph at 360).
30 km
Mid: clear
Palmer Station
1239 km E
7m alt.
2 hours ago
-7.2° C
-
11
Light winds from the NNE
(11 kph at 30).
36 km
Mid: clear
Comandante Armando Tola International Airpor / l Calafate
1297 km NE
204m alt.
2 hours ago
5.6° C
-
30
Fresh winds from the W
(30 kph at 270).
50 km
Mid: scattered
Marambio Base
1568 km E
198m alt.
2 hours ago
-25.7° C
moderate snow
Slight to moderate drifting snow, below eye level.
56
Near gales from the SE
(56 kph at 180).
1.5 km
Mid: overcast
Esperanza Base
1610 km E
13m alt.
2 hours ago
-18.6° C
-
39
Strong winds from the SSW
(39 kph at 200).
30 km
Mid: mostly cloudy

* 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.