Aconcagua weather

Aconcagua
Weather Forecast, Argentina

 

Aconcagua Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri night. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Wed night, min -22°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (near gales from the WSW on Wed morning, severe gales from the W by Wed night).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat morning. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Mon night, min -22°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (strong winds from the W on Sat night, stormy winds from the WNW by Mon night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
light snow
cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
60 WSW60
80 WSW80
80 W80
85 W85
85 WNW85
70 NW70
70 WNW70
75 NW75
85 NW85
70 WNW70
65 W65
50 WNW50
65 WNW65
75 WNW75
70 WNW70
75 WNW75
80 WNW80
85 WNW85
light snow cloudy light snow mod. snow light snow some clouds snow shwrs light snow heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
4 - 3 7 5 - 1 5 12 11 3 - - - - - - -
High °C
-15 -15 -14 -14 -14 -14 -15 -17 -19 -22 -21 -20 -18 -18 -17 -15 -15 -14
Low °C
-17 -16 -15 -15 -14 -15 -16 -17 -22 -22 -22 -22 -20 -19 -19 -17 -15 -15
Chill °C
-31 -31 -30 -30 -30 -29 -31 -34 -37 -40 -38 -35 -35 -35 -34 -31 -31 -30
Freezing level m
2250 2800 2650 2500 2800 2900 2650 2500 2100 1750 2000 1750 1950 2350 2100 2250 2750 2550
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop
-27-28-26-26-26-26-28-30-33-36-35-33-32-32-29-28-27-25-22-22-20-20-20-20-21-23-26-29-28-27-25-25-24-22-21-20-15-15-14-14-14-14-15-17-19-22-21-20-18-18-17-15-15-14-9-8-8-8-7-7-9-10-12-14-14-14-12-11-11-9-8-9-3-1-2-2-1-1-2-3-5-7-6-7-5-4-5-3-2-3
Sunrise
8:41 - - 8:41 - - 8:41 - - 8:41 - - 8:41 - - 8:41 - -
Sunset
- 6:43 - - 6:43 - - 6:43 - - 6:44 - - 6:44 - - 6:45 -

Aconcagua Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Aconcagua is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri nightExtremely cold (max -14°C on Wed night, min -22°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (near gales from the WSW on Wed morning, severe gales from the W by Wed night).

Aconcagua Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat morningExtremely cold (max -14°C on Mon night, min -22°C on Sat morning)Winds increasing (strong winds from the W on Sat night, stormy winds from the WNW by Mon night).

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Aconcagua at the specific elevation of 5000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Aconcagua. 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 Argentina.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Aerodrómo Eulogio Sánchez Airport
101 km S
649m alt.
1 hour ago
11° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
Santiago Quinta Normal
106 km SSW
520m alt.
3 hours ago
8.2° C
clear
Haze
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
29 km
Mid: overcast
Pudahue / rturo Merino Benítez International Airport
106 km SSW
476m alt.
1 hour ago
11° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
6
Light winds from the NNE.(Wind varies from 330 to 070 degs)
(6 kph at 30).
Low: few
Mid: broken
Mendoza-elPlumeril
117 km E
704m alt.
1 hour ago
10.8° C
clear
Haze
7
Light winds from the E
(7 kph at 90).
28 km
Mid: scattered
Mendoz / l Plumerillo Airport
118 km E
704m alt.
1 hour ago
n/a° C
clear
-
7
Light winds from the E
(7 kph at 90).

* 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 Aconcagua and within an acceptable time window.

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