With a surface temperature that can reach as high as 465 degrees Celsius, Venus is a very hot and dry planet. Venus��� atmosphere consists mainly of carbon dioxide, nitrogen and clouds that contain sulfuric acid. Its atmospheric pressure is about 90 times greater than the Earth���s. Venus also has a counter-clockwise rotation.
This planet has no moons and no rings. Venus is the only planet in the solar system named after a female Roman goddess.Learn more about Planets