Young Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Young Island Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed night. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Tue night, min -22°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Tue afternoon, strong winds from the WNW by Thu morning).

Days 3-6 Young Island Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat night. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Sat afternoon, min -19°C on Fri afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NW on Fri night, light winds from the SSW by Sun afternoon).

Days 6-9 Young Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Tue night, min -17°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (calm on Mon night, severe gales from the SSE by Thu morning).

Monday
29
Tuesday
30
Wednesday
31
Thu
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
20 WNW20
35 W35
35 WNW35
30 NW30
30 W30
40 W40
45 NW45
20 W20
35 SSW35
25 WSW25
45 WNW45
45 NW45
40 N40
20 ESE20
20 SSW20
10 SSW10
30 ENE30
35 ENE35
25 ENE25
5 SE5
10 N10
35 NE35
30 N30
15 WNW15
5 ESE5
25 SSE25
80 SSE80
light snow some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs clear snow shwrs clear clear clear snow shwrs light snow light snow mod. snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow some clouds some clouds snow shwrs mod. snow snow shwrs light snow light snow some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 - - 1 3 - 2 - - - 3 3 3 7 1 1 4 2 2 - - 1 10 1 1 1 -
High °C
-13 -12 -14 -13 -13 -19 -18 -21 -19 -18 -12 -12 -11 -12 -13 -14 -14 -13 -12 -12 -12 -10 -8 -11 -11 -14 -14
Low °C
-13 -14 -14 -13 -17 -20 -18 -22 -20 -19 -17 -12 -12 -13 -14 -14 -14 -13 -12 -12 -12 -10 -10 -11 -12 -17 -15
Chill °C
-21 -22 -25 -24 -23 -33 -32 -34 -30 -30 -24 -24 -21 -21 -22 -19 -23 -24 -21 -18 -17 -20 -17 -18 -15 -23 -29
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
- - 5:54 - - 5:50 - - 5:46 - - 5:41 - - 5:37 - - 5:33 - - 5:30 - - 5:24 - - 5:20
Sunset
9:52 - - 9:57 - - 10:00 - - 10:05 - - 10:07 - - 10:12 - - 10:15 - - 10:20 - - 10:23 - -

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.
2 hours ago
-19.1° C
-
13
Light winds from the NNE
(13 kph at 30).
PriestleyGlacier
808 km S
1925m alt.
2 hours ago
-32.5° C
-
20
Moderate winds from the NW
(20 kph at 320).
JangBogo
917 km S
29m alt.
2 hours ago
-16.4° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 60).
40 km
Baia Terra Nova
926 km S
80m alt.
2 hours ago
-17.8° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 80).
Manuela
948 km S
80m alt.
4 hours ago
-14.8° C
-
24
Moderate winds from the W
(24 kph at 270).

* 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.