Nevados Ojos del Salado weather
– Lat/Long: 27.12° S 68.53° W

Nevados Ojos del Salado
Weather Forecast, Chile

Issued: 8am Fri 15 Jan Local Time
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Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather (Days 0-3):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Fri afternoon, min -10°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Sat afternoon, light winds from the SSW by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Tue afternoon, min -9°C on Mon morning). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sat afternoon, min -9°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Thu night, light winds from the NW by Sat afternoon).

(Days 10-12):

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Sun afternoon, min -8°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Sun afternoon, fresh winds from the W by Mon night).

Friday
15
Saturday
16
Sunday
17
Monday
18
Tuesday
19
Wednesday
20
Thursday
21
Friday
22
Saturday
23
Sunday
24
Monday
25
Tuesday
26
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 AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
clear
clear
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
35 SW35
30 W30
40 W40
45 W45
45 WNW45
50 WNW50
40 W40
20 W20
10 SSE10
15 SE15
10 WNW10
15 NW15
20 WSW20
20 WNW20
20 NW20
15 WNW15
25 NW25
25 NNW25
20 NW20
25 NW25
30 NNW30
20 NNW20
20 NW20
15 NNE15
15 ENE15
5 NW5
10 SW10
15 SW15
5 SW5
15 SSE15
10 WSW10
25 WNW25
30 W30
20 WSW20
20 NW20
20 NW20
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - 6 - - 3 - 2 1 - 1 2 - 1 1 - 2 3 - 1 5 - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-4 -3 -5 -5 -6 -6 -8 -8 -9 -8 -6 -8 -8 -5 -7 -7 -6 -7 -8 -6 -7 -9 -6 -7 -6 -5 -5 -5 -4 -4 -4 -4 -5 -5 -5 -6
Low °C
-5 -4 -7 -6 -6 -9 -9 -8 -10 -9 -7 -9 -8 -6 -8 -8 -6 -9 -9 -6 -9 -9 -7 -8 -7 -5 -7 -7 -4 -6 -6 -4 -7 -6 -6 -8
Chill °C
-12 -10 -14 -14 -16 -17 -17 -15 -14 -13 -12 -14 -15 -12 -14 -14 -14 -15 -15 -13 -16 -16 -13 -14 -12 -8 -10 -10 -7 -9 -10 -11 -13 -11 -12 -13
Freezing level m
5350 5600 5200 5100 5300 4900 4650 5050 4700 4650 5200 4850 4800 5200 4950 4750 5250 4850 4700 5250 4850 4700 5200 4900 4900 5400 5200 5000 5450 5350 5200 5500 5150 5000 5300 5050
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
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Sunrise
6:52 - - 6:54 - - 6:54 - - 6:56 - - 6:56 - - 6:56 - - 6:58 - - 6:58 - - 7:00 - - 7:01 - - 7:01 - - 7:01 - -
Sunset
- 8:32 - - 8:31 - - 8:31 - - 8:31 - - 8:31 - - 8:31 - - 8:30 - - 8:30 - - 8:30 - - 8:30 - - 8:30 - - 8:30 -

Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Nevados Ojos del Salado is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sun nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Fri afternoon, min -10°C on Sun night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Sat afternoon, light winds from the SSW by Sun night).

Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Tue afternoon, min -9°C on Mon morning)Wind will be generally light.

Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat nightTemperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sat afternoon, min -9°C on Thu morning)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Thu night, light winds from the NW by Sat afternoon).

This table gives the weather forecast for Nevados Ojos del Salado at the specific elevation of 6000 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
18° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
15
Light winds from the W.(Wind varies from 230 to 310 degs)
(15 kph at 280).
Low: broken
DesiertoDEAtacama
224 km WSW
197m alt.
3 hours ago
16.4° C
State of sky unchanged.
9
Light winds from the NW
(9 kph at 310).
30 km
Mid: overcast
La Rioja Capitán Vicente Almandos Almonacid Airport
302 km SSE
429m alt.
1 hour ago
33.4° C
-
9
Light winds from the SSE
(9 kph at 140).
40 km
Mid: scattered
Catamarca Airport
318 km ESE
454m alt.
1 hour ago
33.4° C
-
15
Light winds from the SE
(15 kph at 180).
40 km
Mid: few
Tucuma / eniente General Benjamín Matienzo International Airport
343 km E
450m alt.
1 hour ago
32.2° C
clear
-
11
Light winds from the SSE
(11 kph at 140).
35 km
Low: few
Mid: few

* 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.

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