Nevados Ojos del Salado
Weather Forecast, Chile

 

Days 0-3 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Thu night, min -23°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Tue night, strong winds from the WSW by Wed night).

Days 3-6 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Fri afternoon, min -22°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WSW on Fri morning, gales from the W by Sat night).

Days 6-9 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Thu afternoon, min -22°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (near gales from the WNW on Mon morning, stormy winds from the W by Wed night).

Monday
20
Tuesday
21
Wednesday
22
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
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
20 SW20
15 SW15
20 SSE20
25 W25
35 W35
45 W45
40 SSW40
30 SSW30
25 SSW25
20 SW20
35 W35
50 W50
60 W60
65 W65
70 W70
55 W55
50 W50
55 W55
50 W50
55 WNW55
65 WSW65
55 SW55
55 WSW55
65 WSW65
75 W75
95 W95
95 W95
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-22 -22 -21 -20 -20 -20 -19 -18 -17 -17 -16 -17 -18 -18 -20 -20 -20 -20 -22 -22 -19 -19 -18 -18 -20 -21 -20
Low °C
-23 -22 -21 -21 -20 -21 -20 -18 -18 -17 -17 -18 -19 -19 -21 -21 -21 -21 -22 -22 -21 -19 -19 -20 -20 -21 -20
Chill °C
-33 -32 -33 -32 -33 -35 -33 -30 -28 -27 -28 -31 -34 -34 -37 -35 -35 -36 -38 -39 -36 -35 -33 -34 -38 -41 -39
Freezing level m
3350 3900 3650 3550 4200 3800 3550 4300 3950 3900 4500 3950 3650 4200 3650 3550 4100 3750 3500 3950 3550 3350 4150 3650 3500 3950 3500
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
8:04 - - 8:03 - - 8:03 - - 8:02 - - 8:00 - - 8:00 - - 7:58 - - 7:58 - - 7:56 - -
Sunset
- 7:12 - - 7:13 - - 7:13 - - 7:14 - - 7:14 - - 7:15 - - 7:15 - - 7:15 - - 7:15 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Nevados Ojos del Salado at the specific elevation of 6880 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.
2 hours ago
9° C
clear
-
7
Light winds from the E
(7 kph at 90).
La Rioja Capitán Vicente Almandos Almonacid Airport
302 km SSE
429m alt.
3 hours ago
11.5° C
-
6
Light winds from the W
(6 kph at 270).
40 km
Mid: clear
Catamarca Airport
318 km ESE
454m alt.
3 hours ago
14.2° C
-
15
Light winds from the SSE
(15 kph at 140).
40 km
Mid: few
Tucuma / eniente General Benjamín Matienzo International Airport
343 km E
450m alt.
2 hours ago
17.8° C
cloudy
Visibility reduced by smoke.
6
Light winds from the SW
(6 kph at 230).
5.0 km
Mid: overcast
High: overcast
SHIP6393
357 km SW
-m alt.
2 hours ago
13.0° C
-
35
Fresh winds from the S
(35 kph at 190).

* 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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