Plateau Station is an inactive American research in Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. Plateau Station is one of the coldest places on earth and has ice cap climate. The lowest temperature recorded in Plateau Station was (-86.2 Â°C) on July 20, 1968. Plateau Station has cold and brief summers and frigid winters. The average temperature of the cold season (from April to October) is about â70 Â°C while the average temperature of the warm season (from November to March) is about â40 Â°C.