El Altar
Weather Forecast, Ecuador

 

Days 0-3 El Altar Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sat afternoon, min -1°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 El Altar Weather Summary:

Drizzle, on Sun morning followed by colder weather and a moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon night.. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sun morning, min 0°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 El Altar Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Wed afternoon, min 0°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Wednesday
22
Thursday
23
Fri
24
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
snow showers
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
Wind km/h
5 ENE5
10 ENE10
10 ENE10
10 NE10
15 ENE15
15 ENE15
5 ENE5
10 ENE10
15 E15
5 SSE5
10 ESE10
10 E10
10 E10
20 E20
15 E15
15 E15
20 E20
15 E15
5 E5
15 ESE15
10 ESE10
10 SE10
15 ESE15
10 ESE10
10 ESE10
15 E15
15 ESE15
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
2 2 2 5 3 1 - - - - - 1 - 1 1 12 2 - 4 2 1 2 1 2 2 3 2
High °C
1 1 1 1 1 2 1 2 3 0 2 1 1 1 1 0 2 1 0 1 2 1 1 2 1 1 2
Low °C
0 0 1 0 0 1 -1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1
Chill °C
0 -3 -2 -2 -3 -2 -2 -2 0 -2 -2 -2 -2 -4 -3 -4 -3 -3 -3 -3 -1 -3 -3 -1 -2 -3 -2
Freezing level m
4550 4550 4750 4600 4500 4800 4500 4650 4950 4500 4650 4750 4500 4550 4750 4500 4500 4750 4500 4550 4800 4500 4550 4800 4600 4550 4850
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 6:16 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:13 - - 6:13 - - 6:13 - - 6:13 -
Sunset
- - 6:19 - - 6:19 - - 6:19 - - 6:19 - - 6:17 - - 6:17 - - 6:17 - - 6:17 - - 6:17

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.
54 minutes ago
10° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
15
Light winds from the S
(15 kph at 170).
Low: broken
Latacunga
106 km NW
3200m alt.
34 minutes ago
8° C
Dry
Cuenc / ariscal
146 km S
2531m alt.
54 minutes ago
n/a° C
clear
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 1).
Samborondon
169 km SW
5m alt.
48 minutes ago
21° C
Dry
0
Calm
(0 kph at 186).
Guayaqui / osé Joaquín de Olmedo International Airport
169 km SW
9m alt.
54 minutes ago
22° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
15
Light winds from the SW
(15 kph at 230).
Low: broken
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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