The Pleiades
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 The Pleiades Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Mon afternoon, min -18°C on Thu morning). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 The Pleiades Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Fri morning, min -23°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 The Pleiades Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Mon night, min -23°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the ESE on Mon night, fresh winds from the SSE by Tue afternoon).

Sunday
1
Monday
2
Tuesday
3
Wed
4
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 AM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
cloudy
Wind km/h
10 SSE10
5 S5
5 S5
5 SW5
5 SW5
5 SW5
5 WSW5
5 W5
10 WNW10
15 WNW15
15 W15
10 NW10
5 NE5
15 SSE15
15 SSE15
10 SSE10
5 WSW5
10 W10
15 W15
25 W25
25 W25
20 WNW20
5 ESE5
25 SE25
35 SSE35
30 SE30
25 SSE25
some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds clear some clouds light snow light snow light snow cloudy some clouds clear clear clear clear some clouds light snow light snow light snow light snow cloudy
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - 1 2 1 - - - - - - - 1 1 2 2 -
High °C
-14 -14 -14 -14 -15 -17 -17 -16 -17 -18 -17 -15 -15 -17 -21 -22 -21 -22 -21 -22 -22 -18 -16 -22 -23 -23 -23
Low °C
-14 -15 -14 -15 -16 -17 -17 -17 -18 -19 -20 -16 -16 -21 -21 -22 -23 -22 -22 -23 -22 -20 -20 -23 -23 -23 -23
Chill °C
-20 -18 -19 -19 -20 -21 -22 -20 -24 -26 -25 -19 -15 -24 -31 -30 -26 -30 -31 -33 -34 -27 -21 -35 -37 -36 -36
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
-27-27-28-28-29-30-29-29-29-31-29-29-30-31-34-35-35-35-33-33-33-30-30-34-35-34-34-24-24-24-25-26-27-26-26-27-28-26-26-27-28-32-32-32-31-30-29-30-27-27-32-34-32-32-20-20-20-20-21-23-23-22-23-24-23-21-21-23-27-27-27-27-27-27-27-23-22-28-29-28-29-14-14-14-14-15-17-17-16-17-18-17-15-15-17-21-22-21-22-21-22-22-18-16-22-23-23-23
Sunrise
- - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00
Sunset
12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - - 12:00 - -

This table gives the weather forecast for The Pleiades at the specific elevation of 500 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
201m alt.
2 hours ago
-16.5° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the SW
(22 kph at 230).
JangBogo
221 km S
29m alt.
2 hours ago
-16.5° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 60).
40 km
Baia Terra Nova
231 km S
80m alt.
46 minutes ago
-13.3° C
-
13
Light winds from the WNW
(13 kph at 290).
Cape Ross
457 km S
201m alt.
2 hours ago
-14.6° C
-
15
Light winds from the SE
(15 kph at 170).
Mcmurdo Base
579 km S
34m alt.
2 hours ago
-17.0° C
light snow
Continuous light snow.
24
Moderate winds from the ENE
(24 kph at 70).
31 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 The Pleiades and within an acceptable time window.