Esperanza Base

With penguins as neighbors.

Antarctica's northernmost permanent research station with essential facilities and year-round studies.

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Esperanza Base is the most southerly permanently staffed scientific research station in the world and the only one on the Antarctic Peninsula. It lies at the northern tip of the Antarctic continent, on the shore of Hope Bay. The base is a small but vibrant oasis of life amidst the vast polar desert that is Antarctica.

Esperanza offers only limited and essential amenities. The base consists of 43 buildings including schools, hospital, and research facilities.

Average temperatures during the day in Esperanza Base.
June
-11°
Jul
-11°
Aug
-10°
Sep
-7°
Oct
-4°
Nov
-2°
Dec
0°
Jan
1°
Feb
0°
Mar
-3°
Apr
-7°
May
-10°

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