Plana Peak
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 Plana Peak Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Wed morning, min -13°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (gales from the WSW on Sun night, calm by Mon afternoon).

Days 3-6 Plana Peak Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Thu afternoon, min -13°C on Sat morning). Mainly severe gales.

Days 6-9 Plana Peak Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon night. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Sat night, min -17°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the E on Tue morning, calm by Wed morning).

Saturday
25
Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tue
28
night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
cloudy
light snow
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
60 WSW60
30 WSW30
10 WSW10
5 ENE5
25 E25
20 SE20
25 WSW25
30 NW30
30 NW30
65 NNE65
75 NNE75
25 NNW25
50 WSW50
30 NW30
70 W70
20 WNW20
35 WSW35
30 W30
25 WNW25
35 WSW35
15 SW15
40 WSW40
35 SW35
20 WSW20
40 NE40
50 E50
35 ESE35
clear some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow light snow snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs light snow mod. snow light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs cloudy light snow snow shwrs clear some clouds light snow light snow some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - 2 2 1 3 2 4 10 4 2 2 3 10 2 - 2 - 2 1 - - 4 1 -
High °C
-11 -11 -10 -10 -10 -12 -11 -5 -6 -5 -3 -2 -6 -6 -8 -7 -12 -11 -11 -15 -15 -15 -14 -13 -13 -16 -15
Low °C
-12 -12 -11 -10 -11 -13 -13 -8 -6 -7 -4 -3 -8 -8 -8 -10 -13 -12 -14 -15 -16 -16 -15 -14 -15 -16 -16
Chill °C
-24 -19 -10 -10 -19 -21 -19 -13 -14 -17 -12 -8 -15 -15 -20 -14 -23 -20 -21 -27 -25 -27 -24 -13 -22 -30 -27
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 150 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-11-11-10-10-10-12-11-5-6-5-3-2-6-6-8-7-12-11-11-15-15-15-14-13-13-16-15-8-9-8-5-6-7-8-2-1-101-2-3-2-2-6-6-5-9-9-9-12-10-9-13-13
Sunrise
- 8:36 - - 8:33 - - 8:30 - - 8:26 - - 8:23 - - 8:19 - - 8:17 - - 8:14 - - 8:11 -
Sunset
- - 5:30 - - 5:34 - - 5:37 - - 5:38 - - 5:42 - - 5:45 - - 5:46 - - 5:50 - - 5:52

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Plana Peak at the specific elevation of 740 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
Base Arturo Prat
26 km NE
5m alt.
2 hours ago
-5.2° C
partially cloudy
Slight to moderate drifting snow, below eye level.
50
Strong winds from the SW
(50 kph at 230).
29 km
Mid: few
Great Wall
76 km NE
10m alt.
2 hours ago
-6.0° C
clear
Clear skies.
32 km
Mid: few
Bellingshausen
77 km NE
16m alt.
2 hours ago
-5.4° C
moderate snow
Slight to moderate drifting snow, above eye level.
54
Near gales from the WSW
(54 kph at 250).
4 km
Mid: few
Teniente R Marsh
77 km NE
45m alt.
1 hour ago
-4° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
57
Near gales from the WSW
(57 kph at 240).
Low: broken
FreiChi-base
77 km NE
10m alt.
2 hours ago
-4.9° C
State of sky unchanged.
61
Near gales from the WSW
(61 kph at 240).
30 km
Mid: mostly cloudy

* 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.