Nevados Ojos del Salado
Weather Forecast, Chile

 

Days 0-3 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Tue afternoon, min -14°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WNW on Sun morning, calm by Tue night).

Days 3-6 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Wed afternoon, min -12°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Wed morning, severe gales from the W by Fri afternoon).

Days 6-9 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Tue afternoon, min -11°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the NW on Sun afternoon, strong winds from the W by Tue night).

Saturday
30
Sunday
1
Monday
2
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
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
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
95 WNW95
105 WNW105
70 WNW70
55 WNW55
50 WNW50
30 W30
15 SW15
20 WSW20
5 SSW5
5 SE5
5 NW5
5 NW5
10 NW10
45 WNW45
55 W55
65 W65
85 W85
80 WNW80
80 WNW80
85 WNW85
65 WNW65
80 NW80
115 NW115
95 WNW95
80 WNW80
75 WNW75
60 WNW60
light snow snow shwrs some clouds some clouds 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
1 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-11 -11 -12 -12 -10 -11 -9 -8 -9 -7 -6 -8 -9 -8 -10 -8 -6 -8 -8 -6 -8 -7 -7 -9 -8 -6 -7
Low °C
-12 -11 -14 -14 -11 -12 -12 -8 -10 -9 -7 -10 -11 -9 -12 -12 -6 -11 -11 -7 -10 -10 -8 -11 -11 -6 -7
Chill °C
-27 -27 -26 -25 -22 -22 -16 -16 -15 -10 -8 -11 -17 -18 -22 -21 -18 -21 -21 -19 -20 -20 -21 -24 -21 -18 -18
Freezing level m
3150 3450 2900 2650 3500 3100 2900 3800 3500 3550 4200 3650 3200 3800 3100 2650 3950 3200 2750 4150 3500 3100 4100 3350 2850 4200 3750
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-24-24-24-24-24-23-21-21-21-20-20-21-21-21-21-18-18-18-19-19-19-20-21-21-19-18-17-18-18-18-18-17-18-16-15-15-14-14-15-15-15-16-14-12-13-14-13-14-14-14-15-14-12-12-11-11-12-12-10-11-9-8-9-7-6-8-9-8-10-8-6-8-8-6-8-7-7-9-8-6-7
Sunrise
8:22 - - 8:22 - - 8:22 - - 8:22 - - 8:23 - - 8:23 - - 8:23 - - 8:23 - - 8:23 - -
Sunset
- 6:49 - - 6:49 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:51 - - 6:51 - - 6:51 - - 6:52 -

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.
1 hour ago
12° C
clear
-
7
Light winds from the SSW
(7 kph at 210).
La Rioja Capitán Vicente Almandos Almonacid Airport
302 km SSE
429m alt.
1 hour ago
10.6° C
clear
Haze
6
Light winds from the SW
(6 kph at 230).
35 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Catamarca Airport
318 km ESE
454m alt.
1 hour ago
11.5° C
Dust or sand raised by wind.
37
Fresh winds from the NNE
(37 kph at 20).
35 km
Mid: scattered
Tucuma / eniente General Benjamín Matienzo International Airport
343 km E
450m alt.
1 hour ago
n/a° C
clear
-
7
Light winds from the NE
(7 kph at 50).
Tucumán Teniente General Benjamín Matienzo International Airport
343 km E
450m alt.
1 hour ago
10.8° C
partially cloudy
Visibility reduced by smoke.
7
Light winds from the NE
(7 kph at 50).
27 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 Nevados Ojos del Salado and within an acceptable time window.

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