The Pleiades
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 The Pleiades Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Sun night, min -28°C on Wed afternoon). Winds decreasing (gales from the W on Mon afternoon, light winds from the SSW by Tue afternoon).

Days 3-6 The Pleiades Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -24°C on Sat afternoon, min -30°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (calm on Wed night, strong winds from the SSE by Fri night).

Days 6-9 The Pleiades Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Sun night, min -24°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Sunday
25
Monday
26
Tue
27
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
20 SW20
55 W55
60 W60
55 W55
15 SW15
10 SSE10
20 WNW20
25 W25
20 WNW20
5 W5
15 SW15
10 SW10
20 SE20
15 SSE15
25 SSE25
40 SSE40
20 SSE20
5 SSE5
15 SE15
15 SE15
15 SSE15
20 SE20
15 SSE15
10 S10
5 SSW5
5 E5
5 ENE5
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-17 -18 -22 -23 -23 -24 -25 -26 -27 -29 -28 -28 -28 -27 -27 -26 -25 -24 -24 -23 -21 -19 -19 -19 -20 -21 -22
Low °C
-23 -20 -23 -24 -24 -25 -27 -27 -28 -30 -29 -28 -28 -28 -27 -26 -26 -24 -24 -24 -22 -20 -19 -19 -21 -22 -23
Chill °C
-31 -33 -39 -41 -32 -32 -34 -38 -40 -37 -38 -38 -40 -39 -40 -41 -34 -24 -32 -32 -31 -29 -28 -26 -27 -21 -27
Freezing level m
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 50 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-17-18-22-23-23-24-25-26-27-29-28-28-28-27-27-26-25-24-24-23-21-19-19-19-20-21-22-15-15-19-20-20-20-21-23-23-26-25-24-24-24-24-23-21-20-20-19-18-16-16-16-17-18-19-13-11-13-16-13-14-16-16-16-20-18-18-20-17-17-18-14-14-15-13-12-11-10-10-12-12-12-7-5-7-10-7-7-10-10-10-14-12-11-14-10-10-12-8-7-9-7-5-6-3-3-6-5-5
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 3040 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
PriestleyGlacier
191 km SSW
1925m alt.
3 hours ago
-32.6° C
-
17
Light winds from the NW
(17 kph at 320).
JangBogo
221 km S
29m alt.
3 hours ago
-8.9° C
-
6
Light winds from the NNE
(6 kph at 20).
40 km
Cape Ross
457 km S
201m alt.
3 hours ago
-9.1° C
-
17
Light winds from the NW
(17 kph at 310).
Mcmurdo Base
579 km S
34m alt.
3 hours ago
-9.0° C
-
9
Light winds from the SE
(9 kph at 990).
31 km
Mid: clear
Mcmurdo Williams
582 km S
22m alt.
2 hours ago
-17° C
clear
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Low: few
Mid: few

* 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.