Nevados Ojos del Salado
Weather Forecast, Chile

 

Days 0-3 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -17°C on Sat morning, min -25°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (near gales from the W on Sat morning, stormy winds from the W by Sat night).

Days 3-6 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Wed afternoon, min -28°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (near gales from the WSW on Tue night, extremely windy from the WNW by Thu afternoon).

Days 6-9 Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -19°C on Mon night, min -27°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the SSW on Fri afternoon, strong winds from the WSW by Mon night).

Friday
24
Saturday
25
Sunday
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
60 W60
65 WNW65
90 WNW90
95 WNW95
85 WNW85
85 WNW85
85 WNW85
75 WNW75
70 W70
65 W65
55 W55
55 SW55
55 W55
75 W75
90 W90
110 WNW110
145 WNW145
165 WNW165
95 W95
130 SSW130
60 SSW60
55 WSW55
55 SW55
70 SW70
75 WSW75
80 SW80
80 WSW80
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-17 -18 -19 -21 -21 -23 -24 -24 -24 -23 -23 -21 -20 -19 -20 -21 -23 -26 -27 -22 -22 -21 -21 -21 -21 -21 -22
Low °C
-18 -18 -21 -21 -22 -24 -24 -25 -25 -23 -23 -22 -20 -19 -21 -22 -24 -28 -28 -23 -22 -22 -21 -22 -22 -22 -22
Chill °C
-32 -34 -37 -41 -40 -43 -44 -44 -44 -41 -40 -37 -36 -36 -39 -43 -47 -52 -48 -44 -42 -37 -37 -39 -39 -40 -41
Freezing level m
3800 4300 3700 3350 3900 3450 3000 3550 3150 2900 3650 3300 3250 3950 3450 3050 3600 2700 2150 2900 3050 3200 3950 3500 3250 3950 3400
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
8:00 - - 8:00 - - 7:58 - - 7:58 - - 7:56 - - 7:56 - - 7:54 - - 7:54 - - 7:52 - -
Sunset
- 7:14 - - 7:15 - - 7:15 - - 7:15 - - 7:15 - - 7:16 - - 7:16 - - 7:16 - - 7:17 -

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.
1 hour ago
13° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
15
Light winds from the NNW.(Wind varies from 300 to 360 degs)
(15 kph at 330).
Low: broken
La Rioja Capitán Vicente Almandos Almonacid Airport
303 km SSE
429m alt.
2 hours ago
24.6° C
Dust or sand raised by wind.
19
Light winds from the SE
(19 kph at 160).
32 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
SHIP3725
331 km SW
3m alt.
3 hours ago
13.0° C
61
Near gales from the SE
(61 kph at 180).
Tucuma / eniente General Benjamín Matienzo International Airport
343 km E
450m alt.
1 hour ago
n/a° C
clear
-
13
Light winds from the SW
(13 kph at 230).
Salta Airport
396 km NE
1216m alt.
2 hours ago
20.2° C
clear
Haze
6
Light winds from the ENE
(6 kph at 70).
32 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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