El Altar
Weather Forecast, Ecuador

 

Days 0-3 El Altar Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Wed morning, min -5°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the E on Wed morning, light winds from the E by Fri night).

Days 3-6 El Altar Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Sat afternoon, min -5°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the E on Sat afternoon, strong winds from the E by Mon morning).

Days 6-9 El Altar Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue morning. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Wed afternoon, min -5°C on Tue night). Mainly strong winds.

Tuesday
26
Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
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
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
Wind km/h
25 ESE25
30 E30
25 E25
25 ENE25
25 ENE25
15 ENE15
15 ENE15
10 ENE10
5 E5
15 E15
15 E15
10 E10
25 E25
25 E25
30 E30
45 E45
40 E40
40 E40
40 E40
40 E40
40 E40
40 E40
40 E40
35 E35
30 E30
30 E30
25 E25
clear snow shwrs some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs snow shwrs heavy snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 1 - - 1 2 3 2 3 3 1 4 4 4 29 15 11 31 25 14 34 21 15 22 6 3 14
High °C
-3 -4 -4 -3 -3 -4 -4 -3 -4 -4 -3 -4 -4 -3 -4 -3 -3 -4 -4 -4 -4 -4 -3 -4 -4 -3 -3
Low °C
-4 -4 -5 -4 -3 -4 -4 -3 -4 -4 -4 -5 -4 -4 -5 -4 -3 -4 -5 -4 -5 -4 -3 -5 -4 -3 -5
Chill °C
-11 -12 -11 -10 -10 -10 -9 -7 -8 -9 -8 -9 -11 -10 -11 -12 -11 -13 -12 -13 -13 -13 -11 -12 -12 -10 -10
Freezing level m
4650 4650 4400 4600 4750 4550 4500 4700 4550 4500 4800 4550 4550 4750 4500 4550 4650 4450 4350 4550 4450 4450 4650 4500 4500 4800 4550
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:13 - - 6:13 - - 6:13 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:16 - -
Sunset
- 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:16 - - 6:16 - - 6:16 - - 6:16 -

This table gives the weather forecast for El Altar at the specific elevation of 5320 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
Riobamb / himbor
28 km W
2796m alt.
32 minutes ago
18° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
15
Light winds from the ENE
(15 kph at 60).
Low: broken
QueroChaca
35 km NW
3600m alt.
2 hours ago
15.4° C
clear
Haze
7
Light winds from the E
(7 kph at 90).
35 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Ambat / hachoan
56 km NW
2520m alt.
32 minutes ago
20° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
11
Light winds from the ESE
(11 kph at 110).
Low: scattered
Rumipamba
74 km NW
2682m alt.
2 hours ago
16.3° C
-
30
Fresh winds from the SE
(30 kph at 180).
50 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Latacung / otopaxi Airport
86 km NW
2785m alt.
32 minutes ago
15° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
30
Fresh winds from the S
(30 kph at 170).
Low: 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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