Nevados Ojos del Salado
Weather Forecast, Chile

 

Days 0-3 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sat afternoon, min -4°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (gales from the WNW on Thu night, fresh winds from the WNW by Sun afternoon).

Days 3-6 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Tue afternoon, min -2°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Mon night, strong winds from the WNW by Wed afternoon).

Days 6-9 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sat afternoon, min -5°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (calm on Thu night, near gales from the W by Sun morning).

Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Friday
21
Sat
22
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
clear
clear
Wind km/h
60 WNW60
55 WNW55
55 WNW55
40 NW40
40 WNW40
45 WNW45
35 WNW35
35 WNW35
35 WNW35
20 WNW20
25 WNW25
20 WNW20
20 NW20
25 NW25
25 WNW25
25 NW25
35 NW35
45 WNW45
35 WNW35
25 SW25
10 WSW10
0 ENE0
5 SSW5
10 W10
15 W15
25 WSW25
25 W25
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - -
High °C
-1 0 1 0 1 2 1 1 2 1 1 3 1 2 4 2 0 0 -2 -2 0 -1 0 2 0 1 3
Low °C
-4 -2 1 -2 -1 2 -1 -1 2 -2 0 3 -1 0 4 -1 -1 -1 -5 -4 -1 -2 -2 1 -2 -1 3
Chill °C
-10 -8 -7 -7 -6 -5 -6 -6 -4 -4 -4 -1 -3 -3 -1 -3 -7 -8 -10 -8 -2 -1 -3 -1 -4 -4 -2
Freezing level m
4750 4700 5100 4950 4900 5250 5000 4900 5300 5050 4950 5350 5050 5050 5450 5100 4850 5000 4450 4350 4950 4750 4800 5250 5000 4950 5350
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 6:33 - - 6:33 - - 6:33 - - 6:33 - - 6:35 - - 6:35 - - 6:35 - - 6:35 - - 6:37 -
Sunset
- - 8:22 - - 8:23 - - 8:24 - - 8:24 - - 8:25 - - 8:25 - - 8:27 - - 8:27 - - 8:28

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.
1 hour ago
16° C
clear
-
20
Moderate winds from the SW
(20 kph at 220).
DesiertoDEAtacama
224 km WSW
197m alt.
1 hour ago
16.0° C
clear
Clear skies.
20
Moderate winds from the SW
(20 kph at 220).
30 km
Mid: scattered
La Rioja Capitán Vicente Almandos Almonacid Airport
302 km SSE
429m alt.
1 hour ago
31.8° C
partially cloudy
Visibility reduced by smoke.
6
Light winds from the W
(6 kph at 270).
35 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Catamarca Airport
318 km ESE
454m alt.
1 hour ago
33.7° C
-
30
Fresh winds from the NNE
(30 kph at 20).
40 km
Mid: few
Tucuma / eniente General Benjamín Matienzo International Airport
343 km E
450m alt.
1 hour ago
27.0° C
clear
Lightning visible, no thunder heard.
7
Light winds from the W
(7 kph at 270).
30 km
Low: few
Mid: mostly cloudy
High: 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 Nevados Ojos del Salado and within an acceptable time window.

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