Popocatepetl
Weather Forecast, Mexico

 

Days 0-3 Popocatepetl Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Fri afternoon, min 0°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Popocatepetl Weather Summary:

Mild with heavy rain (total 98mm), heaviest during Sat night. Becoming colder with a moderate fall of snow heaviest on Sun night. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 4°C on Sun afternoon, min 1°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Popocatepetl Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Becoming milder with heavy rain (total 86mm) on Fri afternoon. Temperatures will be slightly above freezing (max 3°C on Wed afternoon, min 1°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Tuesday
26
Wednesday
27
Thu
28
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
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
thunderstorm
light snow
rain showers
thunderstorm
snow showers
snow showers
thunderstorm
snow showers
moderate snow
thunderstorm
snow showers
snow showers
thunderstorm
snow showers
snow showers
rain showers
Wind km/h
20 SW20
15 W15
15 SW15
15 WSW15
10 WSW10
5 SSE5
10 SSE10
15 SE15
15 SSE15
5 SE5
5 ENE5
5 SSE5
5 NNE5
5 NNE5
5 SSW5
5 SE5
5 SE5
5 SSW5
5 SE5
5 SSE5
5 SSE5
5 ESE5
10 E10
5 ESE5
10 E10
10 ENE10
5 ESE5
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - 1 13 20 2 15 19 9 14 5 - 14 3 3 13 6 - 14
Snow
Snow cm
1 1 6 12 6 5 - - - - - - 2 - - 9 3 - 32 10 - 6 1 - 4 1 -
High °C
2 2 2 1 1 1 1 2 3 2 2 3 2 3 4 3 2 3 3 2 2 2 2 3 3 2 2
Low °C
1 1 2 0 0 1 0 1 3 1 2 3 1 2 3 1 2 3 1 1 2 1 2 3 1 2 2
Chill °C
-2 -2 -2 -3 0 0 -2 -2 -1 -1 0 3 2 3 4 3 2 1 3 0 0 0 -1 1 0 -1 0
Freezing level m
4800 4750 4850 4750 4550 4650 4650 4700 5000 4750 4750 4950 4850 4800 5050 4900 4800 5000 4850 4700 4900 4850 4800 4950 4850 4750 4900
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 6:56 - - 6:56 - - 6:58 - - 6:58 - - 6:58 - - 6:58 - - 6:58 - - 6:58 - - 6:58 -
Sunset
- - 8:14 - - 8:14 - - 8:14 - - 8:14 - - 8:15 - - 8:15 - - 8:15 - - 8:15 - - 8:15

This table gives the weather forecast for Popocatepetl at the specific elevation of 4500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Popocatepetl. 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 Mexico.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Puebla
44 km E
2166m alt.
2 hours ago
15.4° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
5.0 km
Mid: scattered
Tlaxcala
52 km NE
2248m alt.
2 hours ago
15.3° C
light rain
Clouds dissolving.
7
Light winds from the SE
(7 kph at 180).
32 km
Mid: scattered
Mexico City International Airpor / eropuerto Internacional de la Ciudad de México
65 km WNW
2238m alt.
1 hour ago
17° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
11
Light winds from the S
(11 kph at 170).
16 km
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
High: broken
Cuernavaca
67 km WSW
1560m alt.
2 hours ago
15.0° C
clear
Clear skies.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 330).
38 km
Mid: clear
Mexico City
74 km WNW
2308m alt.
2 hours ago
16.8° C
partially cloudy
Visibility reduced by smoke.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 50).
30 km
Mid: mostly cloudy

* 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 Popocatepetl and within an acceptable time window.

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