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 -9°C on Mon morning, min -16°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (severe gales from the W on Mon morning, extremely windy from the WNW by Tue afternoon).

Days 3-6 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Sat morning, min -14°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (gales from the NW on Fri afternoon, stormy winds from the WNW by Fri night).

Days 6-9 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sun morning, min -12°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WNW on Mon morning, fresh winds from the NW by Tue afternoon).

Sunday
21
Monday
22
Tuesday
23
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
85 W85
90 WNW90
100 WNW100
105 WNW105
105 WNW105
105 WNW105
105 WNW105
105 WNW105
95 WNW95
90 WNW90
75 WNW75
70 WNW70
65 WNW65
65 NW65
80 NW80
95 WNW95
85 WNW85
80 WNW80
70 W70
65 WNW65
75 WNW75
90 WNW90
85 WNW85
70 WNW70
35 W35
30 NW30
45 WNW45
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
-9 -9 -11 -14 -13 -14 -14 -14 -14 -12 -10 -11 -8 -8 -8 -7 -7 -9 -8 -8 -8 -9 -9 -11 -10 -10 -10
Low °C
-10 -10 -14 -14 -14 -16 -15 -14 -15 -14 -11 -11 -10 -8 -9 -7 -8 -10 -9 -8 -10 -9 -10 -12 -11 -10 -11
Chill °C
-23 -23 -26 -31 -30 -31 -31 -31 -31 -27 -24 -25 -20 -20 -21 -20 -20 -22 -20 -20 -20 -23 -23 -25 -20 -20 -21
Freezing level m
4300 4700 4100 3850 4250 3800 3650 4250 3900 3950 4650 4400 4500 5000 4700 4700 5000 4500 4500 5000 4650 4500 4800 4250 4250 4750 4500
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:58 - - 6:56 - - 6:56 - - 6:54 - - 6:54 - - 6:52 - - 6:52 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - -
Sunset
- 7:40 - - 7:42 - - 7:42 - - 7:43 - - 7:43 - - 7:44 - - 7:45 - - 7:45 - - 7:45 -

Issued local time.

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
16° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
11
Light winds from the NW.(Wind varies from 280 to 360 degs)
(11 kph at 320).
Low: scattered
La Rioja Capitán Vicente Almandos Almonacid Airport
302 km SSE
429m alt.
2 hours ago
28.0° C
-
9
Light winds from the NE
(9 kph at 50).
40 km
Mid: clear
Catamarca Airport
318 km ESE
454m alt.
2 hours ago
29.8° C
-
28
Moderate winds from the NW
(28 kph at 320).
40 km
Mid: clear
Tucuma / eniente General Benjamín Matienzo International Airport
343 km E
450m alt.
1 hour ago
26.2° C
clear
-
11
Light winds from the N
(11 kph at 360).
40 km
Mid: clear
Salta Airport
396 km NE
1216m alt.
2 hours ago
22.0° C
-
11
Light winds from the NW
(11 kph at 320).
35 km
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. 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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