Young Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Young Island Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Sat morning, min -23°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the SE on Sat morning, near gales from the ENE by Sun night).

Days 3-6 Young Island Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Thu night, min -20°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (calm on Wed night, severe gales from the NNE by Thu afternoon).

Days 6-9 Young Island Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Mon morning, min -19°C on Fri afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Sat morning, gales from the NE by Mon morning).

Friday
29
Saturday
30
Sunday
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
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
light snow
heavy snow
light snow
cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
10 SE10
15 ESE15
15 ESE15
25 E25
25 ENE25
50 ENE50
20 SE20
15 SE15
25 SSE25
25 SSE25
30 SSE30
20 SSW20
10 SSW10
45 SE45
5 SSE5
30 N30
55 NNE55
45 NNW45
10 SSW10
20 S20
25 S25
15 S15
10 ENE10
45 ENE45
35 E35
15 ENE15
30 NW30
cloudy some clouds clear some clouds cloudy light snow light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds clear clear light snow heavy snow light snow cloudy clear clear some clouds light snow light snow light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - 3 1 - - - - - - - - - 3 20 2 - - - - 2 3 1 5
High °C
-17 -18 -17 -19 -19 -20 -22 -23 -20 -20 -19 -19 -19 -20 -19 -17 -14 -12 -15 -18 -18 -17 -15 -14 -13 -12 -11
Low °C
-18 -18 -18 -19 -19 -21 -23 -23 -23 -20 -20 -19 -20 -20 -20 -18 -15 -15 -17 -19 -19 -17 -16 -15 -13 -13 -13
Chill °C
-24 -26 -25 -30 -30 -36 -33 -32 -32 -31 -31 -29 -26 -35 -28 -30 -30 -22 -21 -28 -28 -25 -24 -26 -24 -19 -22
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
-17-18-17-19-19-20-22-23-20-20-19-19-19-20-19-17-14-12-15-18-18-17-15-14-13-12-11-19-21-20-20-18-18-19-19-18-18-19-19-21-21-22-19-15-9-15-20-22-22-20-15-14-13-12
Sunrise
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 11:59 - - 11:57 - - 11:56 - - 11:55 - - 11:53 - -
Sunset
- 2:22 - - 2:22 - - 2:23 - - 2:25 - - 2:26 - - 2:27 - - 2:29 - - 2:30 - - 2:33 -

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.
43 minutes ago
-21.2° C
-
24
Moderate winds from the W
(24 kph at 260).
PriestleyGlacier
808 km S
1925m alt.
43 minutes ago
-46.0° C
-
26
Moderate winds from the WNW
(26 kph at 290).
ASCAT180E64S
838 km E
15m alt.
2 hours ago
30
Fresh winds from the SSE
(30 kph at 324.7).
- km
ASCAT180E65S
844 km E
15m alt.
2 hours ago
30
Fresh winds from the SSE
(30 kph at 321.8).
- km
ASCAT181E64S
884 km E
15m alt.
2 hours ago
29
Fresh winds from the SE
(29 kph at 326.9).
- 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.