El Altar
Weather Forecast, Ecuador

 

El Altar Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun night will be washed away by heavy rain (total 26mm) on Mon afternoon. Mild temperatures (max 5°C on Mon morning, min 1°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow heaviest on Wed night. Turning milder with heavy rain (total 45mm), heaviest during Fri morning. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 4°C on Wed afternoon, min 2°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 25mm), heaviest during Sun afternoon. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 4°C on Sun morning, min 2°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
29
Tue
30
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light rain
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
10 ESE10
10 E10
10 ESE10
10 ESE10
0 W0
5 E5
5 SSE5
5 N5
10 E10
5 SE5
5 SE5
10 ESE10
5 ESE5
10 ESE10
15 E15
15 E15
0 N0
10 E10
5 ESE5
5 ESE5
15 ESE15
10 ESE10
10 SE10
10 E10
10 ESE10
5 ENE5
15 ENE15
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
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High °C
4 3 5 5 3 4 4 2 4 4 3 3 3 2 3 4 2 4 3 3 4 4 2 4 4 2 4
Low °C
3 2 3 3 1 3 3 1 3 3 2 2 3 2 2 3 2 4 3 2 3 3 2 3 3 2 3
Chill °C
1 0 2 3 2 3 4 2 2 3 1 1 1 0 -1 1 0 1 1 1 1 2 -1 1 2 0 1
Freezing level m
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Sunrise
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Sunset
6:14 - - 6:14 - - 6:13 - - 6:13 - - 6:13 - - 6:13 - - 6:13 - - 6:12 - - 6:12 - -

El Altar Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun night will be washed away by heavy rain (total 26mm) on Mon afternoonMild temperatures (max 5°C on Mon morning, min 1°C on Mon night)Wind will be generally light

El Altar Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow heaviest on Wed night. Turning milder with heavy rain (total 45mm), heaviest during Fri morningTemperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 4°C on Wed afternoon, min 2°C on Wed night)Wind will be generally light

El Altar Weather (Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 25mm), heaviest during Sun afternoonTemperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 4°C on Sun morning, min 2°C on Sat night)Wind will be generally light

Issued local time.

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
Latacung / otopaxi Airport
86 km NW
2785m alt.
2 hours ago
11° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 340).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
High: broken
Latacunga
106 km NW
3200m alt.
1 hour ago
9° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 294).
Cuenc / ariscal
146 km S
2531m alt.
3 hours ago
15° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
6
Light winds from the ESE
(6 kph at 120).
Low: scattered
Samborondon
169 km SW
5m alt.
1 hour ago
27° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 211).
Guayaqui / osé Joaquín de Olmedo International Airport
169 km SW
9m alt.
2 hours ago
27° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
13
Light winds from the SW
(13 kph at 230).
Low: few
Mid: broken

* 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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