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Sturge Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Sturge Island Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Tue night, min -9°C on Thu afternoon). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Wed night, severe gales from the WNW by Thu afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Fri morning, min -18°C on Sun morning). Mainly strong winds.

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Wed night, min -28°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, severe gales from the WSW by Wed night).

Monday
29
Tuesday
30
Wednesday
31
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
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
heavy snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
40 NNW40
50 NNW50
70 NW70
55 WNW55
35 NNW35
35 NNW35
70 N70
80 WNW80
45 NNW45
35 NNE35
25 NW25
30 N30
35 NNW35
30 N30
25 NNW25
40 NW40
45 WNW45
5 WNW5
20 S20
20 SSW20
15 SSW15
15 NNW15
25 NW25
55 W55
50 SW50
35 WSW35
80 WSW80
some clouds light snow light snow some clouds light snow light snow light snow light snow snow shwrs heavy snow light snow snow shwrs light snow light snow light snow some clouds clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 2 4 - 1 1 3 2 6 11 3 3 2 2 5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-3 -2 -1 -3 -5 -4 -5 -8 -7 -9 -13 -15 -15 -13 -13 -17 -17 -16 -18 -20 -21 -22 -22 -24 -23 -20 -14
Low °C
-4 -3 -2 -4 -5 -5 -8 -9 -8 -11 -14 -15 -16 -14 -15 -18 -18 -17 -19 -21 -22 -23 -23 -28 -24 -22 -17
Chill °C
-11 -11 -11 -13 -14 -13 -16 -21 -17 -19 -23 -26 -27 -22 -21 -30 -30 -21 -28 -31 -31 -31 -34 -39 -38 -36 -30
Freezing level m
0 450 1250 0 0 250 400 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
10:56 - - 10:52 - - 10:48 - - 10:45 - - 10:41 - - 10:37 - - 10:33 - - 10:29 - - 10:25 - -
Sunset
- 3:17 - - 3:21 - - 3:25 - - 3:29 - - 3:33 - - 3:37 - - 3:41 - - 3:45 - - 3:48 -

Sturge Island Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Sturge Island is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Tue night, min -9°C on Thu afternoon)Winds increasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Wed night, severe gales from the WNW by Thu afternoon).

Sturge Island Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morningTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Fri morning, min -18°C on Sun morning)Mainly strong winds.

Sturge Island Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -14°C on Wed night, min -28°C on Tue night)Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, severe gales from the WSW by Wed night).

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
PriestleyGlacier
713 km S
1925m alt.
2 hours ago
-35.2° C
-
31
Fresh winds from the WNW
(31 kph at 300).
JangBogo
806 km S
29m alt.
3 hours ago
-9.9° C
snow showers
Light snow showers.
28
Moderate winds from the WSW
(28 kph at 250).
40 km
BaiaTerraNova
815 km S
80m alt.
2 hours ago
-11.2° C
-
Wind obs. (139 kph from 250 degs) was rejected
.
CapeRoss
1041 km S
201m alt.
2 hours ago
-19.8° C
-
Wind obs. (102 kph from 240 degs) was rejected
.
DumontDurville
1077 km WSW
43m alt.
3 hours ago
-2.5° C
-
70
Gales from the E
(70 kph at 90).

* 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.