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Plana Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Plana Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

Moderate rain (total 18mm), heaviest on Sat afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sat afternoon, min -2°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (gales from the WNW on Sat night, light winds from the NW by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

Moderate rain (total 15mm), heaviest on Thu morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Tue morning, min -2°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NW on Tue morning, light winds from the NNW by Wed night).

(Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 29mm), heaviest during Sun morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Fri morning, min -6°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Fri night, near gales from the ESE by Sat night).

Friday
25
Saturday
26
Sunday
27
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Wind km/h
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Rain mm
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Snow cm
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Low °C
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Chill °C
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Plana Peak Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Plana Peak is: Moderate rain (total 18mm), heaviest on Sat afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sat afternoon, min -2°C on Sun night)Winds decreasing (gales from the WNW on Sat night, light winds from the NW by Sun night).

Plana Peak Weather (Days 3-6):

Moderate rain (total 15mm), heaviest on Thu morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Tue morning, min -2°C on Wed night)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NW on Tue morning, light winds from the NNW by Wed night).

Plana Peak Weather (Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 29mm), heaviest during Sun morningTemperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Fri morning, min -6°C on Sat night)Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Fri night, near gales from the ESE by Sat night).

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Plana Peak at the specific elevation of 0 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Plana Peak. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of Antarctica.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
BaseArturoPrat
26 km NE
5m alt.
3 hours ago
-0.6° C
rain showers
Light rain and snow showers.
44
Strong winds from the NNE
(44 kph at 20).
4.0 km
Mid: overcast
Teniente R Marsh
77 km NE
45m alt.
47 minutes ago
0° C
cloudy
Mist dry and cloudy.
41
Strong winds from the NNW
(41 kph at 340).
Mid: overcast
FreiChi-base
77 km NE
10m alt.
3 hours ago
-0.7° C
moderate rain
Moderate to heavy rain and snow.
59
Near gales from the NNE
(59 kph at 20).
1.0 km
Mid: overcast
Teniente Jubany
88 km ENE
4m alt.
3 hours ago
-0.1° C
moderate snow
Continuous moderate snow.
61
Near gales from the NNE
(61 kph at 20).
2.0 km
Mid: overcast
Bernardo O'Higgins (Antarctica)
132 km SE
10m alt.
3 hours ago
-1.6° C
light snow
Continuous light snow.
35
Fresh winds from the E
(35 kph at 90).
1.5 km
Mid: overcast

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Plana Peak and within an acceptable time window.