El Altar
Weather Forecast, Ecuador

 

Days 0-3 El Altar Weather Summary:

Moderate rain (total 19mm) on Thu morning. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 3°C on Wed morning, min 1°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 El Altar Weather Summary:

A light fall of snow, heaviest on Sat morning. Turning milder with light rain (total 9mm) on Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 4°C on Sun morning, min 1°C on Sat morning). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 El Altar Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 25mm) on Thu morning. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 4°C on Tue afternoon, min 1°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
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
rain showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
rain showers
moderate snow
rain showers
snow showers
snow showers
moderate snow
snow showers
snow showers
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
snow showers
rain showers
rain showers
snow showers
rain showers
rain showers
snow showers
light snow
rain showers
heavy snow
Wind km/h
25 E25
20 ENE20
15 E15
15 E15
15 ENE15
10 NE10
10 E10
10 E10
5 E5
10 E10
10 ENE10
10 ENE10
10 ENE10
10 ENE10
5 NE5
10 E10
10 E10
10 E10
15 E15
15 E15
10 ENE10
15 E15
15 E15
10 ENE10
15 E15
15 E15
10 ENE10
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Rain
Rain mm
1 1 - 6 6 - 4 1 - - 1 - 1 2 - 2 1 1 3 3 - 2 3 - 4 3 2
Snow
Snow cm
- 1 5 2 - 8 - 1 4 6 1 5 - - - - - 3 - - 4 - - 7 1 - 11
High °C
3 3 1 2 3 2 2 3 1 1 2 2 4 4 2 3 4 2 3 4 2 3 3 2 3 4 2
Low °C
2 2 1 1 2 1 2 2 1 1 2 1 2 3 1 2 3 1 2 2 1 1 2 1 2 3 2
Chill °C
-2 -1 -3 -2 0 -1 -1 1 -2 -3 -1 -1 1 1 -1 0 2 0 -1 1 -1 -1 -1 -2 -1 1 -2
Freezing level m
4900 5050 4750 4800 4950 4800 4850 5000 4700 4750 4900 4750 4850 5100 4750 4850 5200 4800 4900 5100 4700 4800 5100 4700 4800 5100 4800
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:00 - - 6:01 - - 6:01 - - 6:01 - - 6:01 - - 6:03 - - 6:03 - - 6:03 - - 6:03 - -
Sunset
- 6:13 - - 6:14 - - 6:14 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:16 - - 6:16 -

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
Riobamba Chimborazo
27 km WSW
2796m alt.
3 hours ago
16.4° C
-
19
Light winds from the NE
(19 kph at 50).
50 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Riobamb / himbor
28 km W
2796m alt.
3 hours ago
16° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
19
Light winds from the NE
(19 kph at 50).
Low: broken
Mid: broken
Pastaza Rio Amazonas Airport
45 km ENE
2157m alt.
3 hours ago
23.0° C
moderate rain
Rain
4
Calm
(4 kph at 210).
40 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Rumipamba
74 km NW
2682m alt.
3 hours ago
16.5° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the SE
(22 kph at 150).
45 km
Mid: scattered
Macas
79 km SSE
1510m alt.
3 hours ago
21.0° C
-
7
Light winds from the ENE
(7 kph at 60).
45 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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