Nevados Ojos del Salado weather
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Nevados Ojos del Salado
Weather Forecast, Chile

Issued: 2am Tue 19 Jan Local Time
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Nevados Ojos del Salado Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoon. Extremely cold (max -14°C on Tue afternoon, min -16°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Tue morning, strong winds from the NW by Wed night).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sun night, min -15°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Fri night, light winds from the WSW by Sat night).

(Days 6-9):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Mon afternoon, min -15°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Mon night, gales from the NNW by Tue night).

(Days 10-12):

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Thu night, min -15°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the W on Thu afternoon, near gales from the W by Fri morning).

Tuesday
19
Wednesday
20
Thursday
21
Friday
22
Saturday
23
Sunday
24
Monday
25
Tuesday
26
Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
Friday
29
Saturday
30
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snow showers
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clear
snow showers
snow showers
clear
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
20 W20
20 WNW20
30 NW30
40 WNW40
35 NW35
40 NNW40
35 NW35
30 WNW30
35 N35
30 N30
25 WNW25
30 NNW30
20 NNE20
15 NNW15
10 NNW10
10 WNW10
15 WNW15
15 W15
10 WNW10
15 NW15
35 NNW35
45 N45
35 N35
50 NW50
30 SW30
20 WSW20
20 SW20
35 SW35
30 WSW30
40 WNW40
60 W60
60 WNW60
45 W45
45 W45
45 WNW45
50 WNW50
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
- 1 3 - 1 3 - 6 6 - 7 5 - 10 6 - 5 3 - 3 20 1 8 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-16 -14 -14 -16 -14 -15 -16 -14 -15 -15 -12 -13 -12 -11 -12 -11 -11 -10 -11 -10 -10 -12 -12 -13 -13 -13 -12 -12 -12 -11 -13 -12 -12 -14 -13 -13
Low °C
-16 -14 -16 -16 -15 -16 -16 -14 -16 -15 -13 -14 -12 -12 -12 -12 -11 -12 -11 -11 -12 -12 -12 -15 -14 -14 -13 -13 -12 -13 -14 -13 -14 -14 -14 -15
Chill °C
-26 -23 -25 -29 -25 -27 -28 -24 -26 -26 -22 -24 -20 -19 -17 -17 -18 -18 -17 -17 -14 -24 -23 -27 -22 -22 -21 -22 -22 -22 -27 -25 -24 -27 -26 -26
Freezing level m
4650 5150 4750 4550 5100 4650 4500 5050 4650 4700 5050 4850 5000 5250 5050 5000 5400 5250 5150 5500 5150 4900 5100 4650 4600 5000 4950 4800 5300 5100 4750 5150 5000 4850 5150 5000
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Sunrise
6:56 - - 6:56 - - 6:58 - - 6:58 - - 7:00 - - 7:01 - - 7:01 - - 7:01 - - 7:03 - - 7:03 - - 7:05 - - 7:05 - -
Sunset
- 8:31 - - 8:31 - - 8:30 - - 8:30 - - 8:30 - - 8:30 - - 8:30 - - 8:30 - - 8:29 - - 8:29 - - 8:28 - - 8:28 -

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

The weather forecast for Nevados Ojos del Salado is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoonExtremely cold (max -14°C on Tue afternoon, min -16°C on Tue morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Tue morning, strong winds from the NW by Wed night).

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat afternoonTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Sun night, min -15°C on Fri morning)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Fri night, light winds from the WSW by Sat night).

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

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -10°C on Mon afternoon, min -15°C on Tue night)Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Mon night, gales from the NNW by Tue night).

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
17° C
clear
-
11
Light winds from the N
(11 kph at 10).
DesiertoDEAtacama
224 km WSW
197m alt.
3 hours ago
15.6° C
-
13
Light winds from the NNW
(13 kph at 340).
La Rioja Capitán Vicente Almandos Almonacid Airport
302 km SSE
429m alt.
1 hour ago
20.6° C
-
11
Light winds from the SE
(11 kph at 180).
40 km
Mid: few
Catamarca Airport
318 km ESE
454m alt.
1 hour ago
23.0° C
-
44
Strong winds from the N
(44 kph at 360).
40 km
Mid: clear
Tucuma / eniente General Benjamín Matienzo International Airport
343 km E
450m alt.
1 hour ago
19.0° C
clear
-
11
Light winds from the N
(11 kph at 360).
35 km
Mid: clear

* 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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