Sturge Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Sturge Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sat night, min -22°C on Fri afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Fri night, gales from the N by Sat afternoon).

Days 3-6 Sturge Island Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sun morning, min -15°C on Wed morning). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WNW on Sun night, moderate winds from the WNW by Tue night).

Days 6-9 Sturge Island Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat night. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Sat night, min -18°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Thu night, gales from the ENE by Sat night).

Wednesday
24
Thursday
25
Friday
26
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 PM night
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
clear
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
snow showers
Wind km/h
40 W40
55 WNW55
45 WNW45
30 SW30
45 SSW45
15 SW15
25 NNW25
40 NNW40
50 NW50
40 NNE40
35 NNE35
95 WNW95
65 WNW65
60 WNW60
70 W70
55 WNW55
40 W40
35 W35
25 WNW25
55 W55
35 WNW35
25 W25
25 W25
15 WNW15
10 NW10
15 NW15
20 N20
some clouds clear snow shwrs clear clear clear some clouds light snow heavy snow mod. snow heavy snow snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs clear snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs clear clear some clouds clear clear some clouds cloudy light snow snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 1 - - - - 3 14 6 12 6 - 1 - 1 2 1 - - - - - - - 1 3
High °C
-18 -18 -17 -20 -21 -19 -15 -9 -3 -2 -3 -10 -12 -14 -13 -13 -14 -13 -15 -15 -15 -17 -17 -16 -16 -16 -17
Low °C
-18 -19 -19 -20 -22 -21 -18 -11 -7 -3 -6 -12 -13 -14 -14 -14 -14 -14 -15 -15 -17 -18 -17 -17 -17 -16 -17
Chill °C
-31 -33 -32 -33 -36 -28 -27 -22 -10 -10 -11 -25 -26 -28 -28 -26 -26 -24 -26 -29 -27 -28 -27 -23 -23 -24 -26
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 500 650 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-18-18-17-20-21-19-15-9-3-2-3-10-12-14-13-13-14-13-15-15-15-17-17-16-16-16-17-15-14-12-16-18-20-16-10010-4-6-6-7-6-6-9-11-9-10-12-10-11-11-9-10
Sunrise
6:03 - - 5:58 - - 5:54 - - 5:50 - - 5:46 - - 5:41 - - 5:37 - - 5:33 - - 5:28 - -
Sunset
- 9:30 - - 9:34 - - 9:37 - - 9:42 - - 9:45 - - 9:50 - - 9:53 - - 9:58 - - 10:01 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Sturge Island at the specific elevation of 1500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Sturge 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
Cape Phillips
655 km SSE
780m alt.
2 hours ago
-23.8° C
-
31
Fresh winds from the SW
(31 kph at 230).
PriestleyGlacier
713 km S
1925m alt.
2 hours ago
-43.1° C
-
28
Moderate winds from the WNW
(28 kph at 290).
JangBogo
806 km S
29m alt.
3 hours ago
-24.2° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 160).
40 km
Baia Terra Nova
815 km S
80m alt.
2 hours ago
-23.1° C
-
9
Light winds from the ENE
(9 kph at 70).
Cape Ross
1041 km S
201m alt.
2 hours ago
-21.1° C
-
15
Light winds from the SE
(15 kph at 180).

* 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 Sturge Island and within an acceptable time window.