The Pleiades
Weather Forecast, Antarctica

 

Days 0-3 The Pleiades Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Tue morning, min -20°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 The Pleiades Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sat afternoon, min -19°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 The Pleiades Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Thu morning, min -17°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Monday
29
Tuesday
30
Wed
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
15 W15
15 W15
15 W15
15 W15
5 WNW5
5 E5
5 SW5
5 SSE5
10 SE10
10 SSW10
10 S10
10 SSE10
10 SSE10
10 SE10
15 SE15
20 SE20
25 SE25
15 SE15
10 WSW10
5 SE5
0 SSW0
10 WNW10
10 SSE10
10 SE10
10 SSW10
10 SSE10
15 SSE15
some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds light snow cloudy some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-15 -14 -14 -17 -15 -15 -19 -16 -16 -18 -12 -10 -9 -7 -6 -8 -10 -11 -13 -11 -10 -13 -12 -12 -16 -12 -11
Low °C
-17 -15 -15 -17 -15 -16 -20 -18 -17 -19 -15 -11 -11 -8 -7 -12 -11 -12 -13 -12 -11 -15 -14 -14 -17 -14 -12
Chill °C
-21 -22 -21 -25 -15 -15 -19 -22 -22 -25 -18 -16 -12 -13 -12 -16 -17 -17 -19 -11 -10 -19 -17 -18 -23 -17 -17
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
-30-30-29-29-31-31-33-32-32-30-27-25-22-23-23-24-27-27-26-27-27-27-28-29-29-28-27-26-26-26-26-28-28-30-29-29-28-24-22-19-19-19-20-23-23-22-24-23-23-25-25-26-25-24-21-20-20-22-21-21-25-23-22-23-18-17-15-13-13-14-17-17-18-17-17-19-19-19-21-18-18-15-14-14-17-15-15-19-16-16-18-12-10-9-7-6-8-10-11-13-11-10-13-12-12-16-12-11
Sunrise
- 4:50 - - 4:45 - - 4:37 - - 4:31 - - 4:24 - - 4:16 - - 4:09 - - 4:01 - - 3:54 -
Sunset
- - 10:37 - - 10:44 - - 10:51 - - 10:57 - - 11:04 - - 11:12 - - 11:19 - - 11:27 - - 11:36

Issued local time.

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
780m alt.
45 minutes ago
-19.2° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 100).
PriestleyGlacier
191 km SSW
1925m alt.
2 hours ago
-40.6° C
-
19
Light winds from the WNW
(19 kph at 300).
Baia Terra Nova
231 km S
80m alt.
45 minutes ago
-17.5° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 190).
Cape Ross
457 km S
201m alt.
2 hours ago
-19.2° C
-
13
Light winds from the SE
(13 kph at 180).
Mcmurdo Base
579 km S
34m alt.
2 hours ago
-21.3° C
light snow
Continuous light snow.
28
Moderate winds from the E
(28 kph at 80).
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.