Sturge Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Sturge Island Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Sun night, min -16°C on Sun afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Fri night, near gales from the WSW by Sun night).

Days 3-6 Sturge Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Mon afternoon, min -14°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WNW on Tue afternoon, light winds from the WNW by Wed night).

Days 6-9 Sturge Island Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Fri night, min -15°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Thu night, severe gales from the ESE by Sat afternoon).

Thursday
22
Friday
23
Saturday
24
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
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
Wind km/h
20 WNW20
20 NW20
20 W20
25 WNW25
20 W20
30 W30
45 WNW45
55 W55
55 WSW55
55 W55
70 WNW70
75 W75
80 WNW80
90 WNW90
80 W80
85 WNW85
60 WNW60
20 NW20
20 WSW20
30 W30
5 NNW5
20 ESE20
35 E35
45 E45
65 ESE65
75 ESE75
40 E40
clear clear some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds light snow light snow light snow light snow some clouds clear clear some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds light snow mod. snow light snow mod. snow mod. snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 1 - - - - - 1 1 3 5 - - - - - - - - 1 6 3 6 6
High °C
-14 -13 -13 -13 -14 -14 -15 -14 -7 -4 -3 -3 -3 -4 -10 -13 -13 -12 -12 -12 -11 -10 -8 -5 -6 -9 -10
Low °C
-14 -13 -13 -14 -14 -14 -15 -16 -12 -6 -3 -4 -4 -6 -14 -14 -14 -13 -13 -12 -12 -10 -8 -7 -8 -9 -11
Chill °C
-23 -22 -20 -22 -23 -24 -28 -28 -18 -14 -13 -14 -14 -16 -24 -29 -25 -20 -22 -22 -15 -18 -18 -15 -17 -22 -22
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 500 350 400 450 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-14-13-13-13-14-14-15-14-7-4-3-3-3-4-10-13-13-12-12-12-11-10-8-5-6-9-10-8-7-7-7-7-7-8-10-5-10000-4-7-6-6-6-6-6-6-4-3-4-6-7
Sunrise
3:55 - - 3:49 - - 3:45 - - 3:40 - - 0:00 - - 3:29 - - 3:23 - - 3:17 - - 3:12 - -
Sunset
- 11:38 - - 11:45 - - 11:50 - - 11:55 - - 12:00 - - 0:02 - - 0:08 - - 0:14 - - 0:20 -

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
ASCATB164E63S
464 km N
15m alt.
2 hours ago
13
Light winds from the NE
(13 kph at 213.8).
- km
ASCAT168E63S
469 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
25
Moderate winds from the WNW
(25 kph at 108.5).
- km
ASCAT169E64S
471 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
33
Fresh winds from the WNW
(33 kph at 106.5).
- km
ASCAT170E64S
474 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
37
Fresh winds from the W
(37 kph at 99.6).
- km
ASCATB165E63S
474 km N
15m alt.
2 hours ago
15
Light winds from the NNE
(15 kph at 208.8).
- km

* 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.