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Young Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Young Island Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Thu afternoon, min -18°C on Sun morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Thu night, calm by Fri night).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Tue night, min -22°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, fresh winds from the SSE by Wed afternoon).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Wed afternoon, min -19°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Thu night, stormy winds from the E by Sat night).

Wednesday
29
Thursday
30
Friday
31
Sat
1
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 AM
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
10 N10
25 WNW25
40 NW40
25 NW25
5 NNW5
5 WSW5
5 WNW5
15 N15
5 NNW5
10 NW10
25 NNW25
20 W20
25 WSW25
25 W25
20 W20
15 WNW15
10 ESE10
30 SE30
35 SSE35
40 S40
40 SW40
35 SW35
10 W10
25 ENE25
50 E50
50 ESE50
65 E65
light snow light snow some clouds clear cloudy cloudy cloudy light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 2 - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-10 -11 -11 -12 -13 -14 -14 -15 -18 -18 -19 -21 -21 -19 -16 -15 -14 -14 -14 -15 -18 -19 -17 -17 -18 -18 -17
Low °C
-10 -11 -12 -13 -13 -14 -14 -17 -18 -18 -21 -22 -21 -20 -18 -16 -15 -14 -14 -17 -19 -19 -17 -17 -18 -18 -18
Chill °C
-16 -19 -22 -21 -17 -17 -19 -21 -23 -24 -29 -31 -33 -29 -25 -20 -21 -25 -26 -28 -32 -32 -27 -28 -33 -33 -33
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
- - 10:48 - - 10:52 - - 10:55 - - 10:59 - - 11:02 - - 11:06 - - 11:08 - - 11:11 - - 11:15
Sunset
3:27 - - 3:23 - - 3:21 - - 3:18 - - 3:14 - - 3:11 - - 3:07 - - 3:04 - - 3:02 - -

Young Island Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Young Island is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu afternoonTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Thu afternoon, min -18°C on Sun morning)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Thu night, calm by Fri night).

Young Island Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -14°C on Tue night, min -22°C on Mon morning)Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, fresh winds from the SSE by Wed afternoon).

Young Island Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -14°C on Wed afternoon, min -19°C on Thu morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Thu night, stormy winds from the E by Sat night).

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
Cape Phillips
788 km SSE
780m alt.
1 hour ago
-19.1° C
-
28
Moderate winds from the WSW
(28 kph at 250).
PriestleyGlacier
808 km S
1925m alt.
1 hour ago
-40.1° C
-
15
Light winds from the WNW
(15 kph at 290).
BaiaTerraNova
926 km S
80m alt.
2 hours ago
-16.4° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 210).
DumontDurville
992 km SW
43m alt.
2 hours ago
-12.6° C
moderate snow
Slight to moderate drifting snow, below eye level.
67
Gales from the ESE
(67 kph at 120).
2.0 km
Mid: overcast
CapeRoss
1148 km S
201m alt.
1 hour ago
-14.3° C
-
28
Moderate winds from the SE
(28 kph at 180).

* 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.