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Weather forecast forNy-Ålesund (Svalbard)

Updated at 10:38. Next update around 17:00.

Today, Tuesday 09/02/2016
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
15:00–18:00 Partly cloudy -7° 0 – 0.2 mm Fresh breeze, 11 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 11 m/s from north-northwest
18:00–00:00 Partly cloudy -7° 0 – 0.4 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from north-northwest
Tomorrow, Wednesday 10/02/2016
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00 Cloudy -8° 0 – 0.6 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from north-northwest
06:00–12:00 Cloudy -8° 0 – 0.5 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from north-northwest
12:00–18:00 Cloudy -9° 0 – 0.5 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from north-northwestModerate breeze, 7 m/s from north-northwest
18:00–00:00 Light snow -8° 0.3 – 0.7 mm Light breeze, 4 m/s from north-northwestLight breeze, 4 m/s from north-northwest
Thursday, 11/02/2016
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00 Light snow -8° 0.4 – 0.7 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from north-northwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from north-northwest
06:00–12:00 Light snow -8° 0.4 – 0.7 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-northwestGentle breeze, 5 m/s from west-northwest
12:00–18:00 Light snow -8° 0.4 – 0.7 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from northwestGentle breeze, 4 m/s from northwest
19:00–01:00 Light snow -8° 0.8 mm Moderate breeze, 8 m/s from north-northwestModerate breeze, 8 m/s from north-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
Partly cloudy -5.9° VindpilFresh breeze, 8.0 m/s from north-northwest Ny-Ålesund: Temperature last 30 days
kl 13 kl 14 kl 14
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
-4.5° VindpilLight breeze, 2.4 m/s from south Pyramiden: Temperature last 30 days
kl 14 kl 14
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
-4.4° VindpilModerate breeze, 5.7 m/s from east-northeast Isfjord Radio: Temperature last 30 days
kl 14 kl 14
More statistics for Isfjord Radio observation site
Precipitation last week Daily precipitation in millimeters
Tue
09.02
Mon
08.02
Sun
07.02
Sat
06.02
Fri
05.02
Thu
04.02
Wed
03.02
Tue
02.02
Ny-Ålesund 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Isfjord Radio 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.7 0.8 0.2
Svalbard Airport 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.1
Observed precipitation last 24 hours at 7 am on indicated day.

 

The meteorologist’s text forecast

Tuesday

Spitsbergen: Nordlig stiv kuling utsatte steder, periodevis sterk kuling i øst. Snøbyger i nord og øst, ellers stort sett oppholdsvær.

Tuesday and Wednesday

Spitsbergen: Nordlig stiv kuling 15 utsatte steder, i dag periodevis sterk kuling 20 i øst. Snøbyger i nord og øst, ellers stort sett oppholdsvær. Onsdag etter hvert dreining til nordvestlig stiv kuling 15 utsatte steder og minkende. Snøbyger i nord, etter hvert også i vest.

Wednesday

Spitsbergen: Nordlig stiv kuling utsatte steder, utover dagen dreiende nordvestlig og minkende. Snøbyger i nord, etter hvert også på vestkysten.

Sun and moon, 09/02/2016
Sun Moon
Polar night, the sun doesn’t rise. Moonrise 11:02
Moonset 15:48

Have the forecasts been accurate the last few days?

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

During the last three days have:

  • 50 percent of the temperature forecasts been very good (less than 2 degrees off)
  • 23 percent of the temperature forecasts been good (2–3 degrees off)
  • 27 percent of the temperature forecasts been mediocre (more than 3 degrees off)
  • the forecasts on average been 2 degrees wrong

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

50%
23%
27%

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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.