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The Pleiades
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

The Pleiades Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -21°C on Sat night, min -29°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the W on Fri afternoon, light winds from the NE by Sun morning).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -23°C on Mon morning, min -28°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -26°C on Thu afternoon, min -27°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Thu morning, strong winds from the NW by Sat night).

Thursday
24
Friday
25
Saturday
26
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 night
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
35 W35
40 W40
30 WNW30
15 N15
20 N20
35 NW35
15 NE15
15 ENE15
30 N30
20 NW20
15 NNW15
5 ENE5
10 ENE10
10 ENE10
15 ESE15
25 ESE25
20 ESE20
10 ESE10
5 ENE5
10 NW10
15 WNW15
15 WNW15
20 WNW20
25 W25
30 W30
35 WNW35
40 NW40
clear clear some clouds light snow light snow some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds clear some clouds cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy cloudy clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - 1 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-29 -28 -25 -25 -25 -21 -22 -22 -22 -23 -23 -23 -24 -25 -26 -28 -28 -27 -27 -26 -26 -26 -26 -27 -27 -27 -27
Low °C
-29 -28 -27 -25 -26 -24 -22 -22 -24 -23 -23 -24 -24 -26 -28 -28 -28 -27 -27 -26 -26 -26 -27 -27 -27 -27 -27
Chill °C
-45 -45 -38 -36 -39 -31 -32 -32 -33 -34 -32 -30 -31 -33 -35 -41 -40 -37 -33 -33 -35 -36 -37 -40 -42 -43 -43
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 0 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
5:22 - - 5:16 - - 5:09 - - 5:03 - - 4:58 - - 4:50 - - 4:45 - - 4:37 - - 4:31 - -
Sunset
- 10:07 - - 10:13 - - 10:19 - - 10:24 - - 10:30 - - 10:37 - - 10:44 - - 10:51 - - 10:57 -

The Pleiades Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for The Pleiades is: A dusting of new snowExtremely cold (max -21°C on Sat night, min -29°C on Fri morning)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the W on Fri afternoon, light winds from the NE by Sun morning).

The Pleiades Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -23°C on Mon morning, min -28°C on Tue night)Wind will be generally light.

The Pleiades Weather (Days 6-9):

Mostly dryExtremely cold (max -26°C on Thu afternoon, min -27°C on Thu morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the ENE on Thu morning, strong winds from the NW by Sat night).

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.
1 hour ago
-38.3° C
-
26
Moderate winds from the NW
(26 kph at 320).
BaiaTerraNova
231 km S
80m alt.
1 hour ago
-17.7° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 70).
CapeRoss
457 km S
201m alt.
1 hour ago
-19.3° C
-
31
Fresh winds from the SE
(31 kph at 170).
Mcmurdo Base
579 km S
34m alt.
3 hours ago
-18.6° C
-
33
Fresh winds from the E
(33 kph at 90).
31 km
Mid: few
Williams Field
582 km S
8m alt.
3 hours ago
-18.6° C
clear
-
33
Fresh winds from the E
(33 kph at 90).
Low: few
Mid: few
High: 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.