Weather forecast forNy-Ålesund (Svalbard)

Updated at 6:27. Next update around 18:00.

Today, Wednesday 28/09/2016
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
14:00–18:00 Cloudy 0 – 0.1 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from southLight breeze, 3 m/s from south
18:00–00:00 Cloudy 0 – 0.1 mm Light air, 2 m/s from south-southeastLight air, 2 m/s from south-southeast
Tomorrow, Thursday 29/09/2016
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00 Partly cloudy 0 mm Light air, 1 m/s from eastLight air, 1 m/s from east
06:00–12:00 Clear sky 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from northeastGentle breeze, 4 m/s from northeast
12:00–18:00 Partly cloudy 0 mm Moderate breeze, 6 m/s from east-northeastModerate breeze, 6 m/s from east-northeast
18:00–00:00 Light sleet 0.7 – 0.9 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from east-northeastModerate breeze, 7 m/s from east-northeast
Friday, 30/09/2016
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00 Snow 1.6 – 2.4 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from northeastModerate breeze, 7 m/s from northeast
06:00–12:00 Light snow 0.5 – 1.0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from northeastGentle breeze, 5 m/s from northeast
12:00–18:00 Cloudy 0 – 0.2 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from northeastGentle breeze, 5 m/s from northeast
20:00–02:00 Cloudy 0.2 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from northeastGentle breeze, 4 m/s from northeast
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 5.0° VindpilLight air, 0.3 m/s from northeast Ny-Ålesund: Temperature last 30 days
kl 8 kl 13 kl 13
More statistics for Ny-Ålesund observation site
Pyramiden observation site, 20 m. 100.4 km from Ny-Ålesund
Weather Temp. Wind Temperature last 30 days
4.2° VindpilLight air, 0.9 m/s from west Pyramiden: Temperature last 30 days
kl 13 kl 13
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
5.7° VindpilModerate breeze, 5.5 m/s from northeast Isfjord Radio: Temperature last 30 days
kl 13 kl 13
More statistics for Isfjord Radio observation site
Precipitation last week Daily precipitation in millimeters
Wed
28.09
Tue
27.09
Mon
26.09
Sun
25.09
Sat
24.09
Fri
23.09
Thu
22.09
Wed
21.09
Ny-Ålesund 14.0 3.9 0.1 3.5 4.4 0.6 1.9 4.3
Isfjord Radio 5.9 5.0 0.0 2.1 34.4 1.3 3.6 8.1
Svalbard Airport 0.9 4.7 0.0 0.3 4.5 1.2 0.1 5.0
Observed precipitation last 24 hours at 8 am on indicated day.

 

The meteorologist’s text forecast

Wednesday

Spitsbergen: Overveiende skiftende bris, periodevis frisk bris på kysten i nordvest. Delvis skyet, litt snø i nord.

Spitsbergen: Skiftende bris, i kveld nordaustlig frisk bris 10 til liten kuling 12 i nordvest. Litt snø i nord, ellers stort sett oppholdsvær.

Thursday

Spitsbergen: Økning til nordaust periodevis stiv kuling utsatte steder. Sør for Isfjorden og på kysten i nordvest kan det komme opp i sterk kuling. Snø i nord, skyet og etter hvert regn i sør.

Friday

Spitsbergen: Nordleg liten kuling, frå fredag ettermiddag stiv kuling på vestkysten. Snø i nord, regn i sør.

Sun and moon, 28/09/2016
Sun Moon
Sunrise 07:30 The moon does not rise.
Sunset 18:31

Have the forecasts been accurate the last few days?

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

During the last three days have:

  • 88 percent of the temperature forecasts been very good (less than 2 degrees off)
  • 8 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.

88%
8%
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: *TopoSvalbard.