Young Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Young Island Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Thu afternoon, min -14°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the NNE on Tue afternoon, stormy winds from the ENE by Thu night).

Days 3-6 Young Island Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Fri morning, min -12°C on Sun morning). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the NE on Fri night, extremely windy from the E by Sun morning).

Days 6-9 Young Island Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Mon morning, min -19°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Mon night, severe gales from the ESE by Thu night).

Monday
20
Tuesday
21
Wednesday
22
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
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
light snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
40 NNW40
25 N25
30 ENE30
50 NNE50
50 NE50
55 ENE55
60 ENE60
75 ENE75
85 ENE85
45 ENE45
40 ENE40
35 NE35
35 ENE35
35 E35
50 E50
105 E105
75 NE75
40 NNE40
30 NNE30
35 NE35
20 NNE20
20 E20
25 SE25
25 SE25
15 SE15
15 ESE15
45 E45
light snow cloudy mod. snow mod. snow light snow some clouds clear light snow heavy snow mod. snow mod. snow light snow snow shwrs light snow light snow heavy snow mod. snow mod. snow light snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 - 6 10 1 - - 3 21 6 8 3 1 2 3 11 8 9 3 2 - - - - - - -
High °C
-13 -12 -8 -7 -8 -8 -8 -5 -5 -5 -5 -7 -9 -9 -9 -9 -10 -10 -11 -14 -15 -18 -16 -15 -15 -14 -15
Low °C
-14 -13 -11 -7 -8 -8 -9 -7 -6 -5 -6 -9 -9 -9 -10 -12 -10 -11 -12 -15 -17 -18 -18 -16 -15 -15 -16
Chill °C
-25 -21 -16 -18 -19 -19 -20 -17 -17 -15 -14 -17 -19 -19 -19 -24 -24 -22 -21 -25 -24 -27 -27 -25 -23 -25 -28
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
-13-12-8-7-8-8-8-5-5-5-5-7-9-9-9-9-10-10-11-14-15-18-16-15-15-14-15-11-11-10-5-4-7-8-7-5-3-3-3-5-5-7-9-7-5-6-11-15-16-15-15-17-17-18
Sunrise
9:30 - - 9:26 - - 9:22 - - 9:19 - - 9:15 - - 9:11 - - 9:07 - - 9:03 - - 9:00 - -
Sunset
- 4:59 - - 5:02 - - 5:06 - - 5:08 - - 5:13 - - 5:15 - - 5:20 - - 5:22 - - 5:25 -

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
201m alt.
2 hours ago
-22.5° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 80).
JangBogo
917 km S
29m alt.
49 minutes ago
-22.7° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 320).
40 km
Baia Terra Nova
926 km S
80m alt.
49 minutes ago
-18.2° C
-
11
Light winds from the SSW
(11 kph at 200).
Dumont Durville
992 km SW
43m alt.
49 minutes ago
-21.2° C
moderate snow
Slight to moderate drifting snow, below eye level.
83
Severe gales from the SSE
(83 kph at 130).
35 km
Mid: few
Cape Ross
1148 km S
201m alt.
2 hours ago
-12.1° C
-
15
Light winds from the SW
(15 kph at 220).

* 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.