Young Island
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Young Island Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Mon morning, min -21°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSE on Mon morning, strong winds from the SSE by Wed night).

Days 3-6 Young Island Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Fri night, min -21°C on Thu morning). Mainly strong winds.

Days 6-9 Young Island Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Mon night, min -21°C on Sun afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Sun night, severe gales from the NNE by Mon afternoon).

Sunday
1
Monday
2
Tuesday
3
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
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
light snow
light snow
cloudy
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
moderate snow
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
15 ESE15
15 S15
20 SSW20
20 SSW20
20 SSW20
15 SSW15
10 S10
25 SSE25
30 SSE30
15 WNW15
25 NNW25
40 NNE40
25 NNE25
15 NE15
20 NE20
20 NW20
10 NW10
5 ESE5
40 S40
40 SSW40
15 WNW15
40 N40
60 NNE60
45 NNE45
60 NW60
65 NW65
55 WNW55
light snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds clear some clouds cloudy some clouds clear some clouds clear light snow light snow cloudy mod. snow light snow light snow mod. snow light snow cloudy clear some clouds mod. snow heavy snow light snow light snow some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 1 - - - - - - - - - 5 1 - 10 3 3 10 3 - - - 8 11 2 2 -
High °C
-19 -20 -21 -21 -21 -21 -21 -21 -21 -21 -20 -13 -11 -10 -5 -5 -6 -8 -18 -21 -20 -17 -11 -2 -5 -10 -14
Low °C
-20 -21 -21 -21 -21 -21 -21 -21 -21 -21 -21 -18 -12 -11 -9 -5 -7 -14 -20 -21 -21 -19 -14 -5 -7 -12 -17
Chill °C
-28 -29 -31 -32 -32 -31 -29 -32 -35 -30 -32 -23 -19 -17 -12 -12 -10 -11 -32 -36 -33 -31 -26 -11 -16 -23 -28
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 0 100 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-22-23-22-22-21-21-20-20-21-21-19-14-12-12-7-9-9-9-20-23-17-16-13-6-10-14-16-19-20-21-21-21-21-21-21-21-21-20-13-11-10-5-5-6-8-18-21-20-17-11-2-5-10-14
Sunrise
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 11:59 - - 11:57 - - 11:56 - - 11:55 - - 11:53 - - 11:52 - - 11:49 - -
Sunset
- 2:23 - - 2:25 - - 2:26 - - 2:27 - - 2:29 - - 2:30 - - 2:33 - - 2:36 - - 2:37 -

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
ASCATB164E62S
451 km N
15m alt.
4 hours ago
35
Fresh winds from the SSW
(35 kph at 21.5).
- km
ASCATB165E62S
452 km NNE
15m alt.
4 hours ago
31
Fresh winds from the SSW
(31 kph at 19.7).
- km
ASCATB163E62S
452 km N
15m alt.
4 hours ago
35
Fresh winds from the SSW
(35 kph at 18.7).
- km
ASCATB168E63S
482 km NE
15m alt.
4 hours ago
31
Fresh winds from the ESE
(31 kph at 302.9).
- km
ASCATB162E62S
491 km N
15m alt.
4 hours ago
37
Fresh winds from the SSW
(37 kph at 20.6).
- 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.