Young Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Young Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Wed afternoon, min -20°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NE on Wed afternoon, strong winds from the WNW by Thu afternoon).

Days 3-6 Young Island Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sat night, min -18°C on Thu night). Mainly gales.

Days 6-9 Young Island Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sun night, min -11°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the WNW on Sun night, moderate winds from the W by Wed afternoon).

Monday
22
Tuesday
23
Wed
24
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
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
light snow
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
clear
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
15 SSW15
15 SSE15
10 SW10
15 NW15
25 N25
20 N20
35 SW35
45 W45
50 WNW50
30 W30
25 SW25
25 WSW25
20 W20
15 N15
40 NNE40
35 NW35
5 NNE5
25 NE25
75 WNW75
40 WNW40
40 W40
40 WNW40
25 WNW25
35 W35
30 W30
30 W30
25 WNW25
clear clear clear some clouds light snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds light snow clear clear clear clear some clouds light snow snow shwrs clear snow shwrs snow shwrs clear light snow some clouds clear snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 1 5 3 - 1 - - - - - 1 7 - 1 3 - 2 - - 1 - - -
High °C
-15 -18 -16 -14 -11 -8 -9 -11 -10 -14 -18 -17 -15 -11 -3 0 -2 -1 -2 -5 -5 -5 -7 -7 -8 -9 -7
Low °C
-20 -19 -16 -17 -12 -9 -18 -14 -11 -18 -18 -17 -18 -13 -7 -3 -3 -1 -7 -6 -5 -8 -8 -7 -11 -10 -7
Chill °C
-23 -24 -22 -23 -20 -11 -17 -23 -22 -26 -29 -27 -22 -21 -13 -7 -7 -7 -11 -13 -14 -14 -16 -16 -17 -18 -15
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 500 0 200 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-15-14-13-11-13-12-13-17-16-16-19-18-10-9-3-3-3-3-7-10-11-11-12-13-13-14-14-15-18-16-14-11-8-9-11-10-14-18-17-15-11-30-2-1-2-5-5-5-7-7-8-9-7
Sunrise
- 6:24 - - 6:22 - - 6:18 - - 6:13 - - 6:09 - - 6:05 - - 6:01 - - 5:58 - - 5:54 -
Sunset
- - 9:28 - - 9:30 - - 9:35 - - 9:38 - - 9:42 - - 9:45 - - 9:50 - - 9:52 - - 9:57

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
ASCAT165E62S
558 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
44
Strong winds from the SW
(44 kph at 43.6).
- km
ASCAT166E62S
568 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
44
Strong winds from the SW
(44 kph at 54.0).
- km
ASCAT167E62S
581 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
41
Strong winds from the WSW
(41 kph at 62.6).
- km
ASCAT167E61S
592 km NNE
15m alt.
3 hours ago
44
Strong winds from the WSW
(44 kph at 61.7).
- km
ASCATB172E63S
628 km NE
15m alt.
4 hours ago
48
Strong winds from the ESE
(48 kph at 281.9).
- 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.