Cotopaxi
Weather Forecast, Ecuador

 

Days 0-3 Cotopaxi Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Mon morning, min -6°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Cotopaxi Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Thu morning, min -6°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Cotopaxi Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sun morning, min -6°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Sunday
28
Monday
29
Tuesday
30
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
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
5 SSW5
5 WSW5
5 WSW5
5 W5
15 W15
10 SW10
5 WSW5
20 WNW20
15 WNW15
15 WNW15
20 WNW20
10 WNW10
10 NW10
15 WNW15
10 WSW10
5 ENE5
5 NE5
10 E10
20 ESE20
10 SE10
10 SE10
15 SE15
10 SSE10
10 E10
20 ESE20
15 SE15
10 ESE10
clear some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds clear snow shwrs some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - 1 - - 2 - 1 4 4 - 3 1 - 2 - 1 7 21 5 6 9
High °C
-3 -4 -6 -4 -4 -5 -3 -5 -5 -4 -5 -5 -4 -5 -5 -4 -4 -5 -3 -4 -5 -4 -5 -5 -5 -5 -5
Low °C
-4 -5 -6 -4 -5 -6 -4 -5 -6 -4 -5 -6 -5 -5 -6 -4 -5 -6 -4 -5 -6 -4 -5 -6 -5 -5 -6
Chill °C
-5 -7 -9 -4 -10 -10 -7 -11 -10 -9 -12 -10 -9 -10 -9 -4 -4 -10 -8 -8 -9 -9 -9 -10 -11 -10 -9
Freezing level m
5250 5250 4850 5250 5200 4850 5300 5150 4900 5300 5150 4950 5150 5100 4950 5200 5250 4900 5300 5250 4950 5200 5150 4850 5000 5100 4850
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
5:54 - - 5:54 - - 5:54 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - -
Sunset
- 6:01 - - 6:00 - - 6:00 - - 6:00 - - 6:00 - - 6:00 - - 6:00 - - 6:00 - - 6:00 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Cotopaxi at the specific elevation of 5897 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.
48 minutes ago
10° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 308).
Latacung / otopaxi Airport
33 km SSW
2785m alt.
1 hour ago
12° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
7
Light winds from the N
(7 kph at 350).
Low: few
Mid: broken
Izobamba
37 km NW
3058m alt.
2 hours ago
5.4° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
50 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Rumipamba
42 km S
2682m alt.
2 hours ago
8.4° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
40 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
LATola
50 km N
2450m alt.
2 hours ago
8.8° C
Mist
4
Calm
(4 kph at 140).
28 km
Mid: overcast

* 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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