South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
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Best time to visit South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

If you want to visit any of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, generally the best time to visit is January through December. In this period you have a very cold temperature and little precipitation. The highest average temperature in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands is 3°C in February and the lowest is -1°C in July.

In the table below you can quickly check the average weather per month in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, the monthly temperatures or when the precipitation is the highest. Average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 2 3 3 2 1 0 -1 -1 -1 0 1 2
Precipitation (mm) 100 91 91 80 75 86 75 79 68 73 84 83



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Climate South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands has a tundra climate. It is cold here all year round. The average annual temperature for South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands is 1° degrees and there is about 984 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 35 days a year with an average humidity of 90% and an UV-index of 1.

Climate South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 2 3 3 2 1 0 -1 -1 -1 0 1 2
Night temp. (°C) 1 1 1 -1 -2 -3 -4 -4 -3 -2 -1 0
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 100 91 91 80 75 86 75 79 68 73 84 83
Days with rain 20 18 20 16 12 11 9 7 9 11 15 18
Days with snow 16 12 12 15 17 17 17 17 15 16 15 16
Dry days - - - - 2 2 5 7 6 4 - -
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 5 5 4 3 3 3 3 3 4 6 5 6
Wind force (Bft) 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4
UV-index 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 1

South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands weather by month

What is the average South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands weather

The weather for South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands over the next 14 days will be -14°C till -5° and it stays dry every day.

5-day weather forecast South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Snow
Wind
Monday
28 november
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-10°C
-15°C
0 mm
13.8 cm
5 m/s
Tuesday
29 november
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-7°C
-11°C
0 mm
13 cm
6 m/s
Wednesday
30 november
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-8°C
-12°C
0 mm
4.1 cm
5 m/s
Thursday
1 december
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-6°C
-10°C
0 mm
1 cm
7 m/s
Friday
2 december
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-5°C
-8°C
0 mm
0 cm
8 m/s

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Frequently asked questions

Where are the South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands?

South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands is an archipelago belonging to . It lies in a straight line 14,218 km from Islamabad.

How long is the flight to the South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands?

The flight time from Jinnah International Airport to the South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands is approximately 16 h. 30 min.

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How many inhabitants does South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands have?

The South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands have 30 inhabitants.

How big are the South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands?

The surface area of the South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands is 3,903 km².

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