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Weather forecast forNy-Ålesund (Svalbard)

Updated at 23:32. Next update around 6:00.

Today, Thursday 28/05/2015
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
02:00–06:00 Cloudy 0 mm Light air, 1 m/s from eastLight air, 1 m/s from east
06:00–12:00 Partly cloudy 0 – 0.1 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from south-southeastLight breeze, 2 m/s from south-southeast
12:00–18:00 Partly cloudy 0.1 – 0.2 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from northwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from northwest
18:00–00:00 Fair 0 – 0.1 mm Light breeze, 2 m/s from north-northwestLight breeze, 2 m/s from north-northwest
Tomorrow, Friday 29/05/2015
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
00:00–06:00 Fair 0 mm Light air, 1 m/s from southwestLight air, 1 m/s from southwest
06:00–12:00 Cloudy 0.1 – 0.3 mm Light air, 1 m/s from southwestLight air, 1 m/s from southwest
12:00–18:00 Cloudy 0 – 0.3 mm Light air, 2 m/s from west-northwestLight air, 2 m/s from west-northwest
20:00–02:00 Cloudy 0 mm Light breeze, 3 m/s from northwestLight breeze, 3 m/s from northwest
Saturday, 30/05/2015
Time Forecast Temp. Precipitation Wind
02:00–08:00 Cloudy 0 mm Light air, 1 m/s from northeastLight air, 1 m/s from northeast
08:00–14:00 Partly cloudy 0 mm Light air, 1 m/s from northeastLight air, 1 m/s from northeast
14:00–20:00 Partly cloudy 0 mm Light air, 1 m/s from southeastLight air, 1 m/s from southeast
20:00–02:00 Partly cloudy 0 mm Light air, 2 m/s from north-northwestLight air, 2 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
Fair -1.9° VindpilGentle breeze, 3.7 m/s from southeast Ny-Ålesund: Temperature last 30 days
kl 20 kl 1 kl 1
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
0.5° VindpilLight air, 0.7 m/s from south-southwest 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
-0.4° VindpilModerate breeze, 6.2 m/s from east-northeast Isfjord Radio: Temperature last 30 days
kl 1 kl 1
More statistics for Isfjord Radio observation site

 

The meteorologist’s text forecast

Wednesday and Thursday

Spitsbergen Austlig bris, nordaustlig opptil frisk bris 10 lengst nord. Opphold og til dels pent vær. Torsdag austlig bris, av og til frisk bris 10 m/s utsatte steder. Stort sett oppholdsvær.

Thursday

Spitsbergen Østlig bris, av og til frisk bris utsatte steder. Skyet eller delvis skyet. Stort sett oppholdsvær.

Friday

Spitsbergen Østlig bris, perioder med frisk bris utsatte steder. Litt regn eller sludd, hovedsakelig i østlige deler, ellers skyet eller delvis skyet opphold.

Sun and moon, 28/05/2015
Sun Moon
Midnight sun, the sun doesn’t set. Moonrise 16:30
Moonset 02:30

Have the forecasts been accurate the last few days?

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

During the last three days have:

  • 76 percent of the temperature forecasts been very good (less than 2 degrees off)
  • 17 percent of the temperature forecasts been good (2–3 degrees off)
  • 8 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.

76%
17%
8%

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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.