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Weather forecast forNy-Ålesund (Svalbard)

Updated at 17:40. Next update around 0:00.

Today, Thursday 26/05/2016
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
21:00–00:00 Partly cloudy 0 – 0.3 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southeastModerate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southeast
Tomorrow, Friday 27/05/2016
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00 Partly cloudy 0 – 0.5 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southeastModerate breeze, 7 m/s from south-southeast
06:00–12:00 Rain 3.3 – 6.0 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from southeastStrong breeze, 11 m/s from southeast
12:00–18:00 Rain showers 0.6 – 1.6 mm Strong breeze, 11 m/s from southStrong breeze, 11 m/s from south
18:00–00:00 Sleet 1.6 – 2.6 mm Fresh breeze, 11 m/s from southFresh breeze, 11 m/s from south
Saturday, 28/05/2016
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00 Rain 3.4 – 5.2 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from southFresh breeze, 10 m/s from south
06:00–12:00 Rain 0.7 – 1.9 mm Moderate breeze, 8 m/s from west-southwestModerate breeze, 8 m/s from west-southwest
12:00–18:00 Cloudy 0 – 0.7 mm Fresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-northwestFresh breeze, 9 m/s from west-northwest
18:00–00:00 Cloudy 0 – 0.3 mm Moderate breeze, 8 m/s from west-northwestModerate breeze, 8 m/s from west-northwest
Observations from the closest weather stations
Ny-Ålesund observation site, 8 m. 0.2 km from Ny-Ålesund
Weather Temp. Wind Temperature last 30 days
Cloudy 2.9° VindpilFresh breeze, 9.4 m/s from east-southeast Ny-Ålesund: Temperature last 30 days
kl 20 kl 20 kl 20
More statistics for Ny-Ålesund observation site
Pyramiden observation site, 20 m. 100.3 km from Ny-Ålesund
Weather Temp. Wind Temperature last 30 days
4.2° VindpilCalm, 0.2 m/s Pyramiden: Temperature last 30 days
kl 20 kl 20
More statistics for Pyramiden observation site
Isfjord Radio observation site, 7 m. 102.9 km from Ny-Ålesund
Weather Temp. Wind Temperature last 30 days
3.6° VindpilModerate breeze, 7.0 m/s from south Isfjord Radio: Temperature last 30 days
kl 20 kl 20
More statistics for Isfjord Radio observation site
Precipitation last week Daily precipitation in millimeters
Thu
26.05
Wed
25.05
Tue
24.05
Mon
23.05
Sun
22.05
Sat
21.05
Fri
20.05
Thu
19.05
Ny-Ålesund 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 6.1 0.5 0.0 0.0
Isfjord Radio 0.2 0.0 0.4 0.4 1.4 0.0 0.3
Svalbard Airport 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2
Observed precipitation last 24 hours at 8 am on indicated day.

 

The meteorologist’s text forecast

Thursday

Spitsbergen: Sørøst liten kuling utsatte steder. Skyet med regn som brer seg østover. Stigende temperatur.

Spitsbergen: Søraust liten kuling 12 utsatte steder, stiv kuling 15 i Hinlopenstretet. Regn.

Friday

Spitsbergen: Et lavtrykk nærmer seg fra vest og gir sørlig sterk kuling utsatte steder, om ettermiddagen dreiende sørvest. Regn og regbyger.

Spitsbergen: Økning til sørlig sterk kuling 20 m/s utsatte steder, mest vind i nord, om ettermiddagen dreiende sørvestlig. Regn og regnbyger.

Saturday

Spitsbergen: Opp til vestlig sterk kuling utsatte steder. Enkelte regn- eller sluddbyger, særlig i vest.

Sun and moon, 26/05/2016
Sun Moon
Midnight sun, the sun doesn’t set. The moon does not rise.

Have the forecasts been accurate the last few days?

97 percent of the temperature forecasts have been very good or good the last three days.

During the last three days have:

  • 91 percent of the temperature forecasts been very good (less than 2 degrees off)
  • 6 percent of the temperature forecasts been good (2–3 degrees off)
  • 3 percent of the temperature forecasts been mediocre (more than 3 degrees off)
  • the forecasts on average been 1 degrees wrong

The temperature forecasts have been compared with observations from Ny-Ålesund observation site.

91%
6%
3%

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Latitude/longitude: 78°55′28″N11°55′42″E
Decimal coordinates: 78.9245 11.9286

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Official name: Ny-Ålesund.
Read more about Ny-Ålesund at the Norwegian Polar Institute.

Category: Small town
Area: Svalbard, Norway
NP-ID: 21/10727
See it on: Google Maps.