Sturge Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Sturge Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Thu night, min -20°C on Fri night). Mainly near gales.

Days 3-6 Sturge Island Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sun morning, min -18°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Sun afternoon, light winds from the N by Mon afternoon).

Days 6-9 Sturge Island Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Tue morning, min -20°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WNW on Tue afternoon, calm by Wed morning).

Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
Thursday
25
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
cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
25 NW25
20 N20
15 SSW15
25 WSW25
35 WNW35
25 NW25
30 W30
55 SSW55
20 SSW20
30 NNE30
55 N55
15 N15
35 N35
60 WNW60
25 W25
40 WNW40
25 NW25
20 ESE20
20 N20
35 WNW35
30 WNW30
10 N10
10 ESE10
15 S15
20 SSW20
15 WSW15
15 W15
cloudy light snow light snow some clouds clear light snow some clouds clear clear snow shwrs mod. snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow some clouds light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow some clouds cloudy cloudy clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 3 5 - - 2 - - - 1 8 2 5 2 3 2 - 3 4 - - - 1 - - - -
High °C
-14 -11 -12 -16 -13 -10 -14 -18 -19 -14 -8 -2 0 -2 -4 -5 -5 -7 -8 -8 -10 -12 -11 -13 -15 -15 -17
Low °C
-15 -13 -17 -16 -14 -12 -17 -18 -20 -18 -12 -6 0 -4 -6 -5 -5 -11 -11 -8 -13 -12 -11 -16 -15 -15 -18
Chill °C
-23 -17 -18 -27 -24 -19 -25 -33 -33 -27 -17 -10 -7 -12 -11 -14 -12 -13 -17 -18 -19 -18 -16 -20 -24 -23 -25
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 450 200 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:07 - - 6:03 - - 5:58 - - 5:54 - - 5:50 - - 5:46 - - 5:41 - - 5:37 - - 5:33 - -
Sunset
- 9:27 - - 9:30 - - 9:34 - - 9:37 - - 9:42 - - 9:45 - - 9:50 - - 9:53 - - 9:58 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Sturge Island at the specific elevation of 500 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
-22.8° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 70).
PriestleyGlacier
713 km S
1925m alt.
2 hours ago
-34.1° C
-
17
Light winds from the WNW
(17 kph at 290).
Baia Terra Nova
815 km S
80m alt.
2 hours ago
-14.8° C
-
7
Light winds from the ENE
(7 kph at 70).
Cape Ross
1041 km S
201m alt.
2 hours ago
-21.8° C
-
6
Light winds from the WNW
(6 kph at 300).
Dumont Durville
1077 km WSW
43m alt.
3 hours ago
-7.0° C
-
9
Light winds from the SSW
(9 kph at 200).

* 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.