Nevados Ojos del Salado
Weather Forecast, Chile

 

Days 0-3 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun morning. Extremely cold (max -15°C on Fri night, min -24°C on Sun afternoon). Winds increasing (severe gales from the WNW on Sat morning, extremely windy from the WNW by Sun afternoon).

Days 3-6 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -21°C on Tue afternoon, min -25°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, extremely windy from the WNW by Wed night).

Days 6-9 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -18°C on Fri afternoon, min -26°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (strong winds from the WSW on Thu night, extremely windy from the W by Sun night).

Thursday
28
Friday
29
Saturday
30
Sun
1
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
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
90 WNW90
75 WNW75
90 WNW90
110 WNW110
135 WNW135
150 WNW150
135 WNW135
110 WNW110
95 WNW95
85 W85
55 WSW55
25 SW25
5 SW5
5 N5
45 WNW45
85 WNW85
105 WNW105
60 WSW60
45 WSW45
60 WNW60
105 WNW105
135 WNW135
145 WNW145
145 WNW145
135 WNW135
135 WNW135
135 WNW135
clear clear some clouds snow shwrs light snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 2 3 3 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-15 -17 -19 -21 -23 -24 -23 -23 -23 -24 -23 -21 -21 -21 -21 -22 -24 -21 -20 -19 -18 -20 -22 -22 -23 -26 -24
Low °C
-17 -17 -21 -22 -23 -24 -23 -24 -24 -24 -23 -22 -22 -22 -21 -25 -25 -22 -21 -20 -19 -23 -23 -23 -26 -26 -25
Chill °C
-32 -34 -38 -41 -46 -48 -47 -44 -44 -45 -40 -32 -30 -31 -36 -41 -45 -36 -35 -37 -37 -41 -45 -45 -46 -51 -48
Freezing level m
4150 3600 4050 3550 3300 3450 2950 2450 3400 2850 2600 3650 3200 3200 3850 3000 2350 3550 3050 2900 3700 2550 2000 3300 2350 2000 3150
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-15-17-19-21-23-24-23-23-23-24-23-21-21-21-21-22-24-21-20-19-18-20-22-22-23-26-24-10-12-13-16-17-17-18-18-18-18-17-16-16-15-15-16-18-16-16-14-13-16-17-17-18-20-19-4-6-7-9-11-11-12-12-11-12-11-9-10-9-8-10-12-9-10-8-7-11-12-11-13-14-13
Sunrise
- 8:22 - - 8:22 - - 8:22 - - 8:22 - - 8:22 - - 8:23 - - 8:23 - - 8:23 - - 8:23 -
Sunset
- - 6:49 - - 6:49 - - 6:49 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:51 - - 6:51 - - 6:51

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.
42 minutes ago
13° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
6
Light winds from the S
(6 kph at 190).
Low: overcast
ASCAT289E27S
269 km W
15m alt.
3 hours ago
1
Calm
(1 kph at 88.2).
- km
ASCATB289E27S
290 km W
15m alt.
2 hours ago
5
Calm
(5 kph at 252.4).
- km
ASCATB289E28S
292 km WSW
15m alt.
2 hours ago
17
Light winds from the SE
(17 kph at 353.0).
- km
ASCAT289E28S
296 km WSW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
14
Light winds from the SE
(14 kph at 353.6).
- km

* 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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