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Young Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

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Young Island Weather (Days 0-3):

Mild with light rain (total 2mm) on Fri night Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Sat morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Fri night, min -5°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (gales from the NE on Sat morning, calm by Sat night).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Mon morning, min -7°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (calm on Mon morning, strong winds from the NE by Wed morning).

(Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Thu morning, min -9°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Thursday
30
Friday
31
Saturday
1
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
clear
clear
rain showers
moderate snow
cloudy
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
25 W25
10 NNW10
40 NE40
70 NE70
25 N25
5 WNW5
30 W30
40 W40
15 NW15
5 NNW5
5 W5
5 NNE5
10 NNE10
20 NNE20
20 NNE20
35 ENE35
35 NE35
20 E20
5 ESE5
10 NNW10
15 NNW15
5 W5
5 SSE5
15 ESE15
15 ESE15
15 ESE15
15 SE15
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Rain
Rain mm
- - 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 6 - 1 - - 2 - - - - 1 2 2 6 9 - - - - - 1 2 2 4
High °C
2 2 3 2 0 -1 -3 -3 -4 -5 -6 -6 -6 -5 -5 -5 -5 -6 -6 -6 -7 -8 -7 -6 -7 -8 -9
Low °C
2 2 2 1 -1 -3 -4 -3 -5 -5 -6 -7 -7 -5 -6 -5 -5 -6 -6 -6 -7 -8 -7 -7 -8 -8 -9
Chill °C
-3 -1 -4 -7 -6 -5 -10 -11 -11 -5 -9 -6 -12 -12 -11 -14 -14 -14 -9 -11 -13 -8 -10 -11 -13 -14 -16
Freezing level m
1800 1850 2250 1850 1400 450 100 200 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Sunrise
4:30 - - 4:35 - - 4:39 - - 4:45 - - 4:48 - - 4:54 - - 4:58 - - 5:03 - - 5:07 - -
Sunset
- 0:13 - - 0:09 - - 0:05 - - 11:55 - - 11:52 - - 11:47 - - 11:44 - - 11:39 - - 11:35 -

Young Island Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Young Island is: Mild with light rain (total 2mm) on Fri night Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Sat morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Fri night, min -5°C on Sun night)Winds decreasing (gales from the NE on Sat morning, calm by Sat night).

Young Island Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed afternoonTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Mon morning, min -7°C on Mon night)Winds increasing (calm on Mon morning, strong winds from the NE by Wed morning).

Young Island Weather (Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Thu morning, min -9°C on Sat night)Wind will be generally light.

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.
2 hours ago
-4.5° C
-
7
Light winds from the ENE
(7 kph at 70).
PriestleyGlacier
808 km S
1925m alt.
2 hours ago
-18.6° C
-
13
Light winds from the SW
(13 kph at 220).
DumontDurville
992 km SW
43m alt.
2 hours ago
0.0° C
moderate snow
Slight to moderate drifting snow, above eye level.
111
Extremely windy from the ESE
(111 kph at 120).
4.0 km
Mid: overcast
CapeRoss
1148 km S
201m alt.
57 minutes ago
-1.1° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the SE
(22 kph at 150).
MidPoint
1173 km S
2510m alt.
57 minutes ago
-22.7° C
-
35
Fresh winds from the W
(35 kph at 260).

* 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.