Sturge Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Sturge Island Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Sun morning, min -20°C on Tue afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Sturge Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri night. Extremely cold (max -18°C on Fri night, min -25°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the E on Thu morning, stormy winds from the E by Fri night).

Days 6-9 Sturge Island Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Tue night, min -24°C on Sun night). Mainly gales.

Saturday
25
Sunday
26
Monday
27
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
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
Wind km/h
20 E20
15 ESE15
20 ESE20
10 SSE10
15 SW15
15 W15
15 NW15
25 WNW25
10 WNW10
20 NNE20
15 NNE15
15 NNE15
5 E5
15 SE15
20 SE20
35 E35
60 E60
85 E85
70 E70
55 E55
60 E60
60 ESE60
40 ESE40
60 SE60
35 SSW35
35 WSW35
55 WSW55
some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy clear some clouds clear some clouds clear light snow light snow light snow light snow cloudy some clouds clear light snow mod. snow mod. snow mod. snow mod. snow light snow light snow light snow some clouds clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - 1 2 3 1 - - - 1 9 6 9 8 3 3 4 - - -
High °C
-12 -12 -13 -16 -16 -17 -19 -20 -19 -19 -19 -19 -20 -22 -24 -22 -19 -18 -17 -17 -17 -21 -21 -22 -20 -19 -13
Low °C
-12 -12 -15 -16 -16 -18 -19 -20 -19 -19 -19 -20 -21 -23 -25 -22 -20 -20 -18 -17 -20 -22 -22 -24 -22 -20 -18
Chill °C
-20 -19 -21 -22 -25 -26 -28 -31 -26 -29 -28 -29 -26 -32 -35 -36 -36 -35 -32 -32 -32 -37 -35 -37 -34 -32 -27
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
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-12-12-13-16-16-17-19-20-19-19-19-19-20-22-24-22-19-18-17-17-17-21-21-22-20-19-13-12-12-15-17-17-18-18-18-20-20-20-20-22-23-24-23-20-19-18-17-17-21-20-17-17-21-13
Sunrise
9:08 - - 9:04 - - 9:00 - - 8:56 - - 8:52 - - 8:48 - - 8:45 - - 8:41 - - 8:37 - -
Sunset
- 5:00 - - 5:04 - - 5:07 - - 5:10 - - 5:15 - - 5:17 - - 5:22 - - 5:24 - - 5:29 -

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
201m alt.
1 hour ago
-12.9° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 80).
Baia Terra Nova
815 km S
80m alt.
2 hours ago
-11.0° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 240).
Cape Ross
1041 km S
201m alt.
1 hour ago
-8.8° C
-
15
Light winds from the NNW
(15 kph at 330).
Dumont Durville
1077 km WSW
43m alt.
1 hour ago
-5.8° C
-
17
Light winds from the E
(17 kph at 80).
Mcmurdo Base
1168 km S
34m alt.
1 hour ago
-17.9° C
Mist
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
28 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 Sturge Island and within an acceptable time window.