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Young Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

Issued: 6pm Tue 20 Oct Local Time
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Young Island Weather (Days 0-3):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Fri morning, min -30°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Wed night, gales from the WNW by Fri morning).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Fri night, min -24°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (gales from the NNW on Fri night, calm by Sat night).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Wed afternoon, min -24°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Tue night, light winds from the SSW by Thu morning).

(Days 10-12):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Fri night, min -15°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Thu afternoon, strong winds from the W by Fri night).

Monday
26
Tuesday
27
Wednesday
28
Thursday
29
Friday
30
Saturday
31
Sun
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 PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
clear
clear
cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
light snow
cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
25 SSW25
15 WNW15
20 NNW20
15 NNW15
15 WSW15
30 W30
30 W30
60 W60
70 W70
55 NW55
60 NW60
65 NNW65
45 W45
15 WNW15
10 SE10
20 SE20
35 SE35
60 ESE60
30 ESE30
35 NW35
25 W25
35 SW35
60 WSW60
70 WSW70
60 WSW60
30 WSW30
20 SSW20
5 WSW5
20 WSW20
35 WSW35
45 W45
45 W45
30 W30
30 W30
15 WNW15
15 N15
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - 1 8 3 1 - 2 2 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 - - 1 1
High °C
-27 -27 -28 -29 -29 -29 -27 -20 -17 -11 -8 -13 -13 -13 -18 -21 -23 -22 -22 -22 -23 -17 -12 -11 -10 -11 -12 -13 -14 -14 -13 -12 -13 -12 -12 -12
Low °C
-27 -27 -28 -29 -30 -29 -28 -27 -19 -13 -12 -15 -14 -17 -20 -23 -24 -23 -23 -24 -24 -21 -14 -11 -10 -12 -13 -14 -15 -15 -13 -13 -13 -12 -12 -13
Chill °C
-41 -38 -40 -41 -38 -44 -43 -38 -33 -23 -20 -27 -26 -24 -25 -31 -38 -37 -35 -36 -37 -30 -25 -25 -22 -22 -20 -18 -22 -26 -25 -23 -23 -22 -20 -19
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Sunrise
- - 6:01 - - 5:56 - - 5:52 - - 5:48 - - 5:45 - - 5:41 - - 5:37 - - 5:31 - - 5:28 - - 5:24 - - 5:20 - - 5:16
Sunset
9:46 - - 9:51 - - 9:53 - - 9:58 - - 10:01 - - 10:06 - - 10:08 - - 10:13 - - 10:16 - - 10:21 - - 10:24 - - 10:29 - -

Young Island Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Young Island is: Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -17°C on Fri morning, min -30°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Wed night, gales from the WNW by Fri morning).

Young Island Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Fri night, min -24°C on Sun night)Winds decreasing (gales from the NNW on Fri night, calm by Sat night).

Young Island Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Wed afternoon, min -24°C on Mon night)Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Tue night, light winds from the SSW by Thu morning).

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
PriestleyGlacier
808 km S
1925m alt.
1 hour ago
-46.5° C
-
19
Light winds from the NW
(19 kph at 320).
JangBogo
917 km S
29m alt.
3 hours ago
-22.0° C
-
6
Light winds from the NNW
(6 kph at 340).
BaiaTerraNova
926 km S
80m alt.
1 hour ago
-
Wind obs. (61 kph from 300 degs) was rejected
.
DumontDurville
992 km SW
43m alt.
3 hours ago
-9.0° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the E
(20 kph at 100).
50 km
Mid: few
CapeRoss
1148 km S
201m alt.
1 hour ago
-21.9° C
-
13
Light winds from the WNW
(13 kph at 300).

* 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.