Copiapo
Weather Forecast, Chile

 

Days 0-3 Copiapo Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Thu morning, min -15°C on Sat afternoon). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the W on Thu night, gales from the WNW by Sat afternoon).

Days 3-6 Copiapo Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Mon morning, min -18°C on Mon night). Winds increasing (near gales from the WNW on Mon night, extremely windy from the WNW by Tue afternoon).

Days 6-9 Copiapo Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed afternoon. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Sat afternoon, min -20°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (strong winds from the W on Wed night, stormy winds from the WNW by Sat afternoon).

Tuesday
26
Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
Fri
29
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
40 WNW40
35 WSW35
40 WSW40
30 W30
40 WNW40
55 WNW55
55 WNW55
55 WNW55
70 WNW70
65 WNW65
70 WNW70
80 WNW80
75 WNW75
75 W75
75 WNW75
65 WNW65
85 W85
100 W100
95 WNW95
55 NW55
60 WNW60
55 W55
70 WNW70
85 W85
65 W65
45 WNW45
60 WNW60
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds mod. snow mod. snow heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 6 7 12 11 1 1 - - -
High °C
-7 -6 -6 -7 -8 -8 -11 -14 -14 -15 -15 -15 -16 -14 -14 -16 -17 -16 -17 -18 -18 -17 -18 -18 -19 -18 -17
Low °C
-8 -8 -6 -9 -9 -10 -13 -14 -15 -16 -16 -15 -16 -16 -15 -18 -17 -17 -17 -18 -20 -18 -18 -19 -20 -19 -18
Chill °C
-17 -15 -16 -16 -19 -20 -24 -28 -29 -30 -31 -31 -32 -29 -29 -31 -34 -34 -35 -33 -35 -32 -35 -36 -35 -33 -32
Freezing level m
4750 4600 5150 4750 4600 4850 4150 3800 4150 3700 3400 4150 3750 3500 4200 3750 3550 3850 3400 3200 3350 3000 2850 3450 2550 2600 3600
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-7-6-6-7-8-8-11-14-14-15-15-15-16-14-14-16-17-16-17-18-18-17-18-18-19-18-17-4-3-2-4-4-4-8-10-10-12-11-11-12-10-10-12-13-12-13-14-15-14-14-14-17-14-13234223-1-3-2-5-4-3-5-3-2-5-5-5-6-8-8-8-7-7-11-8-6791189105452352463230-1-1-3-10-5-11
Sunrise
- 8:25 - - 8:25 - - 8:26 - - 8:26 - - 8:26 - - 8:26 - - 8:26 - - 8:26 - - 8:26 -
Sunset
- - 6:50 - - 6:51 - - 6:51 - - 6:51 - - 6:51 - - 6:52 - - 6:52 - - 6:52 - - 6:52

This table gives the weather forecast for Copiapo at the specific elevation of 6052 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Copiapo. 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 Chile.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Desierto Atacama
162 km WSW
204m alt.
1 hour ago
11° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
7
Light winds from the WSW.(Wind varies from 220 to 280 degs)
(7 kph at 250).
Low: overcast
La Rioja Capitán Vicente Almandos Almonacid Airport
324 km SE
429m alt.
1 hour ago
12.8° C
partially cloudy
Visibility reduced by smoke.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 230).
32 km
Mid: few
La Serena La Florida
353 km SSW
146m alt.
1 hour ago
9.0° C
State of sky unchanged.
9
Light winds from the ESE
(9 kph at 110).
30 km
Mid: clear
La Seren / a Florida Airport
354 km SSW
146m alt.
1 hour ago
9° C
clear
-
9
Light winds from the ESE
(9 kph at 110).
Catamarca Airport
362 km ESE
454m alt.
1 hour ago
12.0° C
-
9
Light winds from the N
(9 kph at 360).
40 km
Mid: clear

* 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 Copiapo and within an acceptable time window.

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