An article from the Globe and Mail, the 37 million dollar canadian space station onboard phoenix reports its first weather readings. If your planning on traveling to mars for a spring getaway I suggest you pack your winter clothing. "Mars weather forecast: Clear skies, high of -30 ANNE MCILROY From Wednesday's Globe and Mail May 27, 2008 at 8:14 PM EDT The reddish-beige sky was clear, temperatures reached a high of –30 degrees and a low of –80, and winds were out of the northeast at 20 kilometres an hour. A Canadian weather station on board the U.S. Phoenix probe made history Tuesday with its first report from the Martian arctic. The $37-million station was activated within an hour of the landing on Sunday evening, but the information wasn't relayed to an orbiting satellite and then back to Earth until Monday night." (The entire article can be found on the globe and mails website under technology, however since I created a new username beacause i forgot my old password and have not surpassed 15 posts yet so i cannot post URL) "