Sturge Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Sturge Island Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Fri afternoon, min -12°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (gales from the E on Thu night, light winds from the NE by Fri night).

Days 3-6 Sturge Island Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sat morning, min -21°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Sat morning, strong winds from the E by Sun afternoon).

Days 6-9 Sturge Island Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Wed night, min -23°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the E on Tue morning, near gales from the ENE by Tue night).

Tuesday
21
Wednesday
22
Thursday
23
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
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
light snow
moderate snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
moderate snow
partially cloudy
moderate snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
30 ENE30
35 ENE35
55 E55
55 E55
65 E65
65 ENE65
55 ENE55
50 ENE50
20 ENE20
15 ENE15
20 ESE20
25 SE25
40 ESE40
40 E40
40 E40
30 E30
20 E20
15 E15
15 E15
20 E20
40 ENE40
50 NE50
30 NNW30
30 E30
25 N25
20 NE20
20 SE20
light snow cloudy some clouds cloudy light snow heavy snow mod. snow light snow mod. snow cloudy some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds clear snow shwrs mod. snow some clouds mod. snow snow shwrs light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 - - - 4 18 6 2 7 - - - - - - - - - - - 5 8 - 10 3 1 2
High °C
-9 -8 -12 -9 -7 -5 -4 -2 -2 -8 -9 -12 -16 -18 -19 -18 -18 -19 -21 -20 -14 -7 -5 -4 -6 -8 -10
Low °C
-10 -11 -12 -11 -8 -6 -4 -3 -7 -9 -11 -15 -17 -19 -19 -19 -18 -21 -21 -21 -19 -10 -6 -6 -8 -8 -16
Chill °C
-18 -18 -25 -21 -19 -16 -14 -10 -9 -14 -17 -21 -29 -32 -33 -29 -28 -29 -30 -30 -28 -16 -13 -11 -14 -15 -17
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
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Sunrise
9:25 - - 9:21 - - 9:17 - - 9:12 - - 9:08 - - 9:04 - - 9:00 - - 8:56 - - 8:52 - -
Sunset
- 4:45 - - 4:49 - - 4:52 - - 4:57 - - 5:00 - - 5:04 - - 5:07 - - 5:10 - - 5:15 -

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
201m alt.
2 hours ago
-17.8° C
-
9
Light winds from the NE
(9 kph at 50).
JangBogo
806 km S
29m alt.
2 hours ago
-19.9° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 170).
40 km
Baia Terra Nova
815 km S
80m alt.
1 hour ago
-16.4° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 240).
Cape Ross
1041 km S
201m alt.
1 hour ago
-12.2° C
-
7
Light winds from the SE
(7 kph at 150).
Dumont Durville
1077 km WSW
43m alt.
2 hours ago
-13.5° C
-
67
Gales from the ESE
(67 kph at 110).

* 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.