Nevados Ojos del Salado
Weather Forecast, Chile

 

Days 0-3 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Sun afternoon, min -5°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (strong winds from the WNW on Sun night, gales from the WNW by Mon morning).

Days 3-6 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Tue afternoon, min -5°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Tue morning, light winds from the W by Thu night).

Days 6-9 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Fri afternoon, min -7°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the W on Fri morning, severe gales from the W by Mon afternoon).

Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
60 W60
60 WNW60
45 W45
50 WNW50
50 WNW50
45 WNW45
60 WNW60
60 WNW60
50 WNW50
55 WNW55
50 WNW50
40 WNW40
40 WNW40
40 WNW40
30 WNW30
40 WNW40
35 WSW35
25 W25
30 W30
35 W35
40 WNW40
60 WNW60
55 WNW55
50 WNW50
55 WNW55
60 W60
45 W45
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-1 0 -2 0 1 0 0 1 -1 -1 0 -1 -1 0 -1 -2 0 -1 -1 1 -1 -2 -2 -3 -6 -4 -5
Low °C
-2 -1 -5 -3 1 -3 -2 0 -3 -2 0 -4 -3 0 -5 -3 0 -4 -3 0 -5 -4 -2 -7 -7 -5 -7
Chill °C
-10 -9 -11 -8 -7 -7 -9 -7 -10 -10 -8 -9 -9 -7 -8 -10 -7 -6 -8 -6 -8 -11 -11 -12 -17 -14 -15
Freezing level m
4600 4950 4500 4550 5100 4800 4700 5100 4700 4650 4950 4700 4550 5000 4650 4500 5000 4750 4600 5100 4700 4300 4700 4300 3900 4350 4200
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:52 - - 6:52 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:48 - - 6:48 - - 6:47 - - 6:46 - -
Sunset
- 7:44 - - 7:45 - - 7:45 - - 7:45 - - 7:45 - - 7:46 - - 7:47 - - 7:47 - - 7:49 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Nevados Ojos del Salado at the specific elevation of 5000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Nevados Ojos del Salado. 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 Chile.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Desierto Atacama
222 km WSW
204m alt.
51 minutes ago
12° C
clear
-
13
Light winds from the N
(13 kph at 350).
La Rioja Capitán Vicente Almandos Almonacid Airport
302 km SSE
429m alt.
2 hours ago
18.5° C
light rain
Intermittent light drizzle.
6
Light winds from the SSW
(6 kph at 200).
30 km
Mid: overcast
Catamarca Airport
318 km ESE
454m alt.
2 hours ago
22.2° C
-
15
Light winds from the NNE
(15 kph at 20).
40 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Tucuma / eniente General Benjamín Matienzo International Airport
343 km E
450m alt.
51 minutes ago
20.8° C
light rain
Continuous light drizzle.
9
Light winds from the ENE
(9 kph at 70).
2.5 km
Mid: overcast
High: overcast
Salta Airport
396 km NE
1216m alt.
2 hours ago
16.4° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 140).
35 km
Mid: overcast

* 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 Nevados Ojos del Salado and within an acceptable time window.

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