Huascaran
Weather Forecast, Peru

 

Days 0-3 Huascaran Weather Summary:

Mild at first with light rain (total 3mm) on Sat afternoon followed by colder weather and light fall of snow, heaviest on Sun afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sat morning, min 0°C on Sun afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Huascaran Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Tue morning, min -1°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
rain showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
10 ENE10
5 NNE5
5 ENE5
5 NE5
5 W5
10 SSW10
10 SW10
5 WSW5
5 SSW5
5 E5
5 SSE5
10 SSW10
5 NE5
5 NNW5
5 W5
5 ENE5
5 SW5
15 SSW15
rain shwrs snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
1 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 2 - 1 5 3 1 2 1 1 3 - - 1 1 1 2 -
High °C
3 2 1 2 1 0 2 1 1 2 1 0 2 1 0 1 0 0
Low °C
2 1 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 -1 1 0 -1 1 0 -1
Chill °C
1 2 -1 0 0 -2 0 -1 1 1 -1 -3 0 0 0 1 0 -5
Freezing level m
5300 5300 5150 5250 5200 5050 5200 5200 5050 5200 5150 4900 5200 5150 4950 5100 5050 4900
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
5:45 - - 5:43 - - 5:43 - - 5:43 - - 5:43 - - 5:43 - -
Sunset
- 6:05 - - 6:05 - - 6:05 - - 6:05 - - 6:05 - - 6:05 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Huascaran at the specific elevation of 5000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Huascaran. 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 Peru.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
lightning 60km E of Santiago de Chuco
94 km N
3053m alt.
30 minutes ago
° C
thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
Chimbot / eniente FAP Jaime Montreuil Morales Airport
98 km WSW
11m alt.
1 hour ago
22.8° C
clear
Clear skies.
33
Fresh winds from the S
(33 kph at 190).
30 km
Mid: clear
lightning 49km E of Huamachuco
130 km N
1449m alt.
58 minutes ago
° C
thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
Tingo Maria Airport
179 km E
665m alt.
1 hour ago
29° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
20
Moderate winds from the N
(20 kph at 360).
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
Tingo María Airport
183 km E
665m alt.
1 hour ago
28.8° C
partially cloudy
Clouds developing.
20
Moderate winds from the N
(20 kph at 360).
30 km
Mid: scattered

* 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 Huascaran and within an acceptable time window.

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