Young Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Young Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Tue night, min -17°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Mon night, extremely windy from the W by Tue night).

Days 3-6 Young Island Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Fri afternoon, min -19°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (calm on Fri night, gales from the WSW by Sat afternoon).

Days 6-9 Young Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon night. Extremely cold (max -13°C on Mon night, min -30°C on Sun afternoon). Mainly severe gales.

Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tue
28
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 AM PM
partially cloudy
cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
clear
snow showers
moderate snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
light snow
cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
20 SE20
20 SSE20
20 SSW20
15 SW15
35 WNW35
70 NW70
60 WNW60
95 W95
50 W50
15 NW15
35 WNW35
50 W50
40 NW40
40 NNW40
55 NNE55
5 N5
50 WSW50
70 WSW70
55 W55
15 WSW15
30 S30
40 SSE40
10 NE10
50 NE50
35 N35
30 WNW30
45 WNW45
some clouds cloudy clear some clouds snow shwrs mod. snow snow shwrs clear clear snow shwrs light snow clear snow shwrs mod. snow mod. snow mod. snow light snow light snow some clouds light snow cloudy clear some clouds light snow mod. snow light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 1 6 7 - - 2 1 - 5 6 8 10 5 3 - 1 - - - 1 6 3 2
High °C
-10 -14 -15 -15 -11 -9 -8 -14 -13 -13 -15 -15 -11 -10 -9 -10 -15 -16 -19 -26 -29 -25 -21 -20 -13 -13 -13
Low °C
-13 -15 -16 -17 -14 -10 -13 -15 -15 -15 -17 -15 -15 -10 -9 -13 -15 -18 -23 -27 -30 -26 -23 -21 -18 -13 -13
Chill °C
-17 -23 -25 -24 -24 -21 -20 -31 -24 -21 -28 -28 -24 -21 -21 -19 -29 -32 -35 -37 -45 -34 -34 -36 -23 -24 -26
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
-10-14-15-15-11-9-8-14-13-13-15-15-11-10-9-10-15-16-19-26-29-25-21-20-13-13-13-12-14-14-15-11-4-3-12-13-14-17-17-8-5-4-6-13-13-17-21-25-23-21-19-16-14-10
Sunrise
- 9:07 - - 9:03 - - 9:00 - - 8:56 - - 8:52 - - 8:48 - - 8:45 - - 8:41 - - 8:37 -
Sunset
- - 5:20 - - 5:22 - - 5:25 - - 5:30 - - 5:32 - - 5:36 - - 5:39 - - 5:43 - - 5:45

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Young Island at the specific elevation of 1340 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Young 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
ASCAT164E64S
337 km NNE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
14
Light winds from the NW
(14 kph at 138.6).
- km
ASCAT165E64S
346 km NNE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
17
Light winds from the NNW
(17 kph at 148.8).
- km
ASCAT166E64S
360 km NNE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
21
Moderate winds from the NNW
(21 kph at 148.6).
- km
ASCAT167E64S
379 km NE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
25
Moderate winds from the NNW
(25 kph at 156.1).
- km
ASCAT168E64S
414 km NE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
21
Moderate winds from the NNW
(21 kph at 157.9).
- 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 Young Island and within an acceptable time window.