The Pleiades
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 The Pleiades Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue night. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Fri morning, min -20°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SE on Tue night, calm by Fri morning).

Days 3-6 The Pleiades Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Fri night, min -17°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 The Pleiades Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Tue night, min -17°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Wed morning, fresh winds from the WSW by Fri morning).

Tuesday
29
Wednesday
30
Thu
31
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
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
60 SE60
55 SE55
50 SE50
40 SE40
30 SE30
25 SE25
15 SE15
5 ESE5
10 WNW10
5 WSW5
5 ESE5
5 ENE5
5 ESE5
5 SE5
5 W5
10 SW10
10 W10
15 WNW15
20 WNW20
25 NW25
25 NW25
30 WNW30
10 NW10
25 NNW25
20 WNW20
25 W25
25 W25
light snow light snow light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
3 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - -
High °C
-19 -20 -18 -17 -17 -16 -15 -14 -14 -14 -15 -15 -16 -16 -16 -16 -16 -16 -16 -17 -16 -14 -14 -14 -15 -16 -16
Low °C
-20 -20 -19 -18 -17 -16 -16 -15 -14 -15 -15 -15 -17 -17 -16 -16 -16 -16 -17 -17 -17 -16 -14 -14 -17 -16 -16
Chill °C
-35 -36 -32 -30 -29 -26 -20 -14 -19 -20 -19 -15 -20 -16 -20 -22 -22 -25 -24 -27 -26 -23 -21 -24 -24 -26 -27
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 400 0 100 350 0 0 150 0 0 100 0 0 0 0 300 550 0 0 150
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-22-22-21-20-19-19-18-18-17-17-18-18-19-20-19-19-19-19-19-20-19-18-18-18-19-20-19-19-20-18-17-17-16-15-14-14-14-15-15-16-16-16-16-16-16-16-17-16-14-14-14-15-16-16-13-13-13-13-11-11-11-8-7-9-8-8-10-10-9-11-9-9-12-10-10-10-7-6-8-9-9-7-7-6-7-5-5-5-2-1-3-2-1-3-3-2-5-3-3-6-4-4-400-2-2-2
Sunrise
- 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 - - 0:00 -
Sunset
- - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for The Pleiades at the specific elevation of 2500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of The Pleiades. 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
Cape Phillips
141 km ESE
780m alt.
55 minutes ago
-5.9° C
-
76
Severe gales from the SW
(76 kph at 220).
PriestleyGlacier
191 km SSW
1925m alt.
55 minutes ago
-17.6° C
-
59
Near gales from the SSE
(59 kph at 130).
JangBogo
221 km S
29m alt.
3 hours ago
-3.3° C
light snow
Continuous light snow.
6
Light winds from the S
(6 kph at 190).
3.7 km
Baia Terra Nova
231 km S
80m alt.
3 hours ago
-3.6° C
moderate snow
Continuous moderate snow.
24
Moderate winds from the SSW
(24 kph at 210).
0.9 km
Mid: overcast
SHIP6555
267 km S
3m alt.
3 hours ago
-3.2° C
26
Moderate winds from the SE
(26 kph at 160).

* 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 The Pleiades and within an acceptable time window.