South Georgia

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Region: Antarctica


Area (sq. km):
3,903 square meters


South Georgia Island time is GMT – 2 hours

When To Travel

The climate is generally cloudy, cold and windy. February is the warmest month, with a mean temperature of 6°C. Temperatures seldom reach above 9.5°C or below -15°C. South Georgia receives about 1500 mm of precipitation annually as summer rains and winter snows.

The best time to visit South Georgia is between October and February.

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