Cotopaxi weather

Cotopaxi
Weather Forecast, Ecuador

 

Cotopaxi Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of snow on Tue morning. Freezing level rising with drizzle on Wed afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Tue afternoon, min -1°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri morning, min -1°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Mon morning, min -2°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the ESE on Mon afternoon, fresh winds from the ESE by Wed afternoon).

Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
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 night
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
15 E15
15 E15
15 E15
20 ESE20
15 ESE15
15 ESE15
25 ESE25
20 ESE20
20 ESE20
25 ESE25
20 ESE20
15 E15
20 E20
15 ENE15
15 ENE15
15 E15
10 E10
10 E10
20 ESE20
15 ESE15
15 E15
25 E25
25 E25
25 E25
35 E35
35 ESE35
30 E30
snow shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds rain shwrs some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds light snow some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs mod. snow mod. snow light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - 4 4 2 8 7 2 4
High °C
1 2 0 2 2 0 2 2 0 2 1 0 1 1 0 2 1 0 2 2 0 0 1 -1 0 0 -1
Low °C
1 0 -1 1 1 -1 1 0 -1 1 0 -1 1 0 0 1 1 -1 1 0 -1 0 0 -1 -1 -1 -2
Chill °C
-3 -2 -4 -3 -2 -4 -3 -3 -5 -3 -4 -4 -4 -3 -4 -2 -2 -4 -3 -2 -4 -6 -5 -7 -7 -7 -8
Freezing level m
5100 5250 4950 5200 5300 4900 5150 5300 4900 5150 5200 4900 5100 5150 4950 5200 5250 4950 5200 5350 4900 4900 5150 4850 4800 4950 4800
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:07 - - 6:07 - - 6:07 - - 6:07 - - 6:07 - - 6:07 - - 6:07 - - 6:07 - - 6:07 - -
Sunset
- 6:12 - - 6:12 - - 6:13 - - 6:13 - - 6:13 - - 6:13 - - 6:13 - - 6:13 - - 6:13 -

Cotopaxi Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Cotopaxi is: A dusting of snow on Tue morning. Freezing level rising with drizzle on Wed afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Tue afternoon, min -1°C on Tue night)Wind will be generally light.

Cotopaxi Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri morning, min -1°C on Fri night)Wind will be generally light.

Cotopaxi Weather (Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Mon morning, min -2°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (light winds from the ESE on Mon afternoon, fresh winds from the ESE by Wed afternoon).

Issued local time.

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

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Latacunga
26 km SW
3200m alt.
3 hours ago
16° C
Dry
Wind obs. (6 kph from 107 degs) was rejected
.
Latacung / otopaxi Airport
33 km SSW
2785m alt.
1 hour ago
16° C
clear
-
24
Moderate winds from the S
(24 kph at 170).
Low: few
Izobamba
37 km NW
3058m alt.
2 hours ago
14.2° C
thunderstorm
Thunderstorms
4
Calm
(4 kph at 180).
40 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
LATola
50 km N
2450m alt.
2 hours ago
20.2° C
thunderstorm
Thunderstorms
7
Light winds from the E
(7 kph at 90).
45 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Quito
55 km N
2812m alt.
2 hours ago
17.4° C
moderate rain
Thunderstorm in past hour, currently only moderate to heavy rain.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 230).
40 km
Mid: mostly cloudy

* 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 Cotopaxi and within an acceptable time window.

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