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Young Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Young Island Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Wed night, min -20°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Mon night, gales from the E by Wed night).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Thu night, min -15°C on Sat night). Winds decreasing (gales from the ENE on Thu morning, light winds from the N by Fri night).

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Sun morning, min -20°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the ESE on Tue night, strong winds from the E by Wed night).

Sunday
2
Monday
3
Tuesday
4
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light snow
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moderate snow
moderate snow
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moderate snow
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cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
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Wind km/h
15 SSE15
15 SE15
15 E15
10 ENE10
10 NE10
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70 ENE70
60 ENE60
55 ESE55
35 NE35
25 N25
20 N20
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35 ESE35
25 ESE25
25 SE25
20 SE20
25 SSE25
25 SSE25
20 SSE20
30 ESE30
25 SE25
15 ESE15
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
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Low °C
-20 -20 -20 -17 -15 -13 -12 -11 -9 -6 -8 -11 -7 -8 -10 -10 -11 -15 -15 -15 -17 -18 -18 -17 -18 -20 -20
Chill °C
-30 -29 -25 -23 -20 -18 -19 -21 -18 -16 -17 -14 -15 -16 -17 -17 -21 -23 -26 -25 -25 -29 -28 -25 -28 -31 -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
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Sunrise
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Sunset
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Young Island Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Young Island is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Wed night, min -20°C on Mon morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Mon night, gales from the E by Wed night).

Young Island Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Thu night, min -15°C on Sat night)Winds decreasing (gales from the ENE on Thu morning, light winds from the N by Fri night).

Young Island Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -15°C on Sun morning, min -20°C on Tue afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the ESE on Tue night, strong winds from the E by Wed night).

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Young Island at the specific elevation of 500 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.
2 hours ago
-48.3° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the NW
(22 kph at 310).
BaiaTerraNova
926 km S
80m alt.
2 hours ago
-23.7° C
-
19
Light winds from the SE
(19 kph at 160).
DumontDurville
992 km SW
43m alt.
1 hour ago
-20.1° C
-
15
Light winds from the E
(15 kph at 100).
40 km
Mid: few
CapeRoss
1148 km S
201m alt.
2 hours ago
-20.8° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 240).
MacquarieIsland
1344 km N
6m alt.
1 hour ago
5.4° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the NNW
(22 kph at 340).

* 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.