Nevados Ojos del Salado
Weather Forecast, Chile

 

Days 0-3 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sat night, min -13°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Sat night, fresh winds from the W by Tue afternoon).

Days 3-6 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Wed morning, min -16°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WSW on Tue night, extremely windy from the W by Thu night).

Days 6-9 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Tue morning, min -14°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (gales from the SW on Fri night, moderate winds from the SSW by Sat night).

Friday
24
Saturday
25
Sunday
26
Mon
27
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
50 WNW50
50 WNW50
55 WNW55
50 WNW50
45 WNW45
50 WNW50
35 W35
35 W35
30 W30
25 WSW25
30 W30
50 WNW50
55 W55
70 WNW70
100 WNW100
115 W115
120 W120
100 W100
70 SW70
50 SW50
50 WSW50
30 SSW30
25 SW25
30 WSW30
30 WSW30
30 WSW30
25 WSW25
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-8 -8 -8 -10 -10 -10 -11 -10 -10 -10 -8 -8 -9 -10 -11 -14 -13 -12 -13 -9 -8 -9 -6 -5 -6 -4 -3
Low °C
-10 -10 -9 -12 -12 -11 -13 -12 -10 -10 -10 -8 -11 -12 -12 -16 -15 -12 -14 -12 -9 -10 -9 -5 -7 -7 -4
Chill °C
-19 -19 -19 -22 -21 -22 -22 -20 -20 -19 -18 -19 -20 -24 -27 -31 -30 -28 -28 -20 -19 -17 -14 -13 -14 -11 -10
Freezing level m
3650 3350 3900 3450 3100 3650 3250 2950 3650 3350 3200 3850 3350 2800 3450 2650 2400 2950 2500 2850 3900 3450 3650 4350 3900 3850 4550
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-19-21-21-22-23-24-24-23-24-21-20-20-20-22-24-25-24-23-22-22-22-22-19-18-18-18-17-14-15-15-17-17-17-18-17-17-16-14-14-15-17-18-20-19-18-18-16-16-16-13-12-13-11-11-8-8-8-10-10-10-11-10-10-10-8-8-9-10-11-14-13-12-13-9-8-9-6-5-6-4-3
Sunrise
- 8:00 - - 7:58 - - 7:58 - - 7:56 - - 7:56 - - 7:54 - - 7:54 - - 7:52 - - 7:52 -
Sunset
- - 7:15 - - 7:15 - - 7:15 - - 7:15 - - 7:16 - - 7:16 - - 7:16 - - 7:17 - - 7:17

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.
44 minutes ago
13° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
11
Light winds from the W
(11 kph at 270).
Low: overcast
Catamarca Airport
318 km ESE
454m alt.
44 minutes ago
19.7° C
Dust or sand raised by wind.
28
Moderate winds from the SSW
(28 kph at 200).
30 km
Mid: overcast
Tucuma / eniente General Benjamín Matienzo International Airport
343 km E
450m alt.
44 minutes ago
24.2° C
clear
Visibility reduced by smoke.
15
Light winds from the SE
(15 kph at 160).
5.0 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Salta Airport
396 km NE
1216m alt.
44 minutes ago
20.7° C
-
9
Light winds from the N
(9 kph at 360).
35 km
Mid: scattered
Salta Airport
397 km NE
1216m alt.
44 minutes ago
21° C
clear
-
9
Light winds from the N
(9 kph at 360).

* 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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