El Altar
Weather Forecast, Ecuador

 

Days 0-3 El Altar Weather Summary:

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

Days 3-6 El Altar Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sun morning, min -1°C on Tue night). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 6-9 El Altar Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Wed afternoon, min -1°C on Wed morning). Mainly fresh winds.

Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
Friday
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
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
light snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
Wind km/h
20 ENE20
20 ENE20
10 ENE10
15 E15
10 E10
5 ENE5
15 E15
15 E15
10 ESE10
20 E20
20 E20
25 E25
30 E30
25 E25
25 E25
30 E30
25 E25
20 E20
20 E20
20 E20
25 E25
25 E25
25 E25
20 E20
30 E30
30 E30
25 E25
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 1 1 - - 1 1 3 3 9 8 6 19 10 14 24 12 8 17 8 4 19 9 9 18
High °C
2 1 0 1 1 0 1 2 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -1 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 1
Low °C
1 1 -1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 -1 -1 0 -1 0 1 -1 0 1 0
Chill °C
-3 -4 -4 -3 -2 -3 -3 -2 -2 -4 -4 -6 -6 -5 -6 -6 -6 -5 -7 -4 -5 -6 -5 -4 -6 -5 -5
Freezing level m
4650 4750 4500 4450 4700 4500 4550 4750 4550 4500 4750 4500 4500 4650 4450 4450 4500 4350 4350 4500 4450 4450 4600 4500 4450 4600 4550
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:13 - - 6:13 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:16 - - 6:16 - -
Sunset
- 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:16 - - 6:16 - - 6:16 - - 6:16 - - 6:16 -

This table gives the weather forecast for El Altar at the specific elevation of 4500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of El Altar. 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
Riobamba Chimborazo
27 km WSW
2796m alt.
1 hour ago
17.6° C
-
37
Fresh winds from the NE
(37 kph at 40).
50 km
Mid: scattered
Riobamb / himbor
28 km W
2796m alt.
1 hour ago
18° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
37
Fresh winds from the NE
(37 kph at 40).
Low: broken
QueroChaca
35 km NW
3600m alt.
1 hour ago
13.1° C
Patches of fog.
15
Light winds from the SSE
(15 kph at 140).
32 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Pastaza Rio Amazonas Airport
45 km ENE
1043m alt.
1 hour ago
25.2° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 70).
40 km
Mid: scattered
Ambato Aeropuerto
54 km NW
2530m alt.
1 hour ago
16.8° C
-
9
Light winds from the ESE
(9 kph at 120).
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 El Altar and within an acceptable time window.

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