Weather forecast forNy-Ålesund (Svalbard)

Updated at 17:47. Next update around 23:00.

Today, Sunday 04/12/2016
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
22:00–00:00 Light snow showers -9° 0 – 0.4 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from northModerate breeze, 7 m/s from north
Tomorrow, Monday 05/12/2016
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00 Partly cloudy -8° 0 – 0.4 mm Fresh breeze, 10 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 10 m/s from north-northwest
06:00–12:00 Partly cloudy -10° 0 – 0.7 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from north-northwestFresh breeze, 8 m/s from north-northwest
12:00–18:00 Light snow -12° 0.3 – 1.0 mm Fresh breeze, 8 m/s from northFresh breeze, 8 m/s from north
18:00–00:00 Partly cloudy -13° 0 – 0.5 mm Moderate breeze, 7 m/s from northModerate breeze, 7 m/s from north
Tuesday, 06/12/2016
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00 Partly cloudy -15° 0 – 0.3 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from east-northeastGentle breeze, 5 m/s from east-northeast
06:00–12:00 Clear sky -15° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 5 m/s from east-northeastGentle breeze, 5 m/s from east-northeast
12:00–18:00 Clear sky -17° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from eastGentle breeze, 4 m/s from east
18:00–00:00 Clear sky -18° 0 mm Gentle breeze, 4 m/s from east-northeastGentle breeze, 4 m/s from east-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
Fair -7.0° VindpilGentle breeze, 5.0 m/s from north-northeast Ny-Ålesund: Temperature last 30 days
kl 19 kl 21 kl 21
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
-6.0° VindpilModerate breeze, 5.5 m/s from northeast Pyramiden: Temperature last 30 days
kl 21 kl 21
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
-4.5° VindpilModerate breeze, 6.3 m/s from northeast Isfjord Radio: Temperature last 30 days
kl 21 kl 21
More statistics for Isfjord Radio observation site
Precipitation last week Daily precipitation in millimeters
Sun
04.12
Sat
03.12
Fri
02.12
Thu
01.12
Wed
30.11
Tue
29.11
Mon
28.11
Sun
27.11
Ny-Ålesund 4.1 11.0 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Isfjord Radio 1.5 6.7 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.4
Svalbard Airport 1.8 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Observed precipitation last 24 hours at 7 am on indicated day.

 

Avalanche forecast

Avalanche forecast for Svalbard vest area

Next update: ca 3.12. 17:00

Today, 4.12.

Avalanche danger level Not evaluated

Tomorrow, 5.12.

Avalanche danger level Not evaluated

Detailed avalanche forecast

The meteorologist’s text forecast

Sunday

Spitsbergen: Nordøstlig liten kuling utsatte steder, utover dagen økende til periodevis sterk kuling utsatte steder. Litt snø.

Spitsbergen: Nordøstlig liten kuling 12 utsatte steder, økende til sterk kuling 20 m/s utsatte steder. Litt snø.

Monday

Spitsbergen: Nordlig frisk bris utsatte steder. Snøbyger i nord, ellers stort sett oppholdsvær.

Spitsbergen: Nordlig opptil liten kuling 12 m/s. Spredte snøbyger.

Tuesday

Spitsbergen: Nordlig opp i frisk bris, utsatte steder i sør nordøstlig liten kuling. Snøbyger i nord og lengst sør, ellers delvis skyet oppholdsvær. Lavere temperatur.

Sun and moon, 04/12/2016
Sun Moon
Polar night, the sun doesn’t rise. The moon does not rise.

Have the forecasts been accurate the last few days?

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

During the last three days have:

  • 73 percent of the temperature forecasts been very good (less than 2 degrees off)
  • 10 percent of the temperature forecasts been good (2–3 degrees off)
  • 17 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.

73%
10%
17%

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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.