Salcantay
Weather Forecast, Peru

 

Days 0-3 Salcantay Weather Summary:

A light fall of snow, heaviest on Mon night. Turning milder with light rain (total 4mm) on Wed morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Mon morning, min 0°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Salcantay Weather Summary:

A dusting of snow turning to light rain (total 7mm) on Sat morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Fri morning, min -1°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Salcantay Weather Summary:

A dusting of snow turning to light rain (total 4mm) on Sun morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Mon morning, min 0°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tue
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
rain showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
rain showers
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
rain showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
rain showers
Wind km/h
15 NW15
20 NNW20
20 NW20
20 NW20
15 NW15
20 WNW20
15 NW15
10 NW10
15 NW15
10 WNW10
15 WNW15
15 WNW15
10 WNW10
5 NW5
10 NW10
10 NW10
10 NNW10
10 NNW10
10 NW10
10 NNW10
10 NW10
10 NW10
15 NNW15
15 NNW15
10 NW10
10 NNW10
15 NW15
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Rain
Rain mm
- 1 - - - - - 2 1 - - 2 - - 1 - 3 1 - 2 1 - - - - - 1
Snow
Snow cm
3 - 1 5 3 2 - - - - - 1 - - 1 - 1 1 3 - 1 - - - - - -
High °C
1 3 2 0 2 2 0 2 2 0 4 3 1 5 4 1 2 2 1 3 3 1 4 3 1 4 3
Low °C
0 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 1 -1 2 1 0 3 1 0 1 1 0 2 1 0 3 1 0 3 1
Chill °C
-3 -2 -3 -5 -3 -3 -4 -2 -2 -4 0 -1 -2 3 1 -1 -2 -1 -1 0 0 -2 0 -1 -2 1 -1
Freezing level m
4550 4700 4850 4500 4600 4750 4500 4650 4800 4500 4850 4950 4550 4950 5000 4600 4750 4850 4600 4850 4950 4600 4950 4950 4550 4900 5000
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Sunrise
- 6:01 - - 6:01 - - 6:01 - - 6:00 - - 5:58 - - 5:58 - - 5:58 - - 5:58 - - 5:56 -
Sunset
- - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:45

Issued local time.

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

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Cuzco-Alejandro Velasco Astete Airport
68 km ESE
3249m alt.
2 hours ago
6.5° C
State of sky unchanged.
13
Light winds from the W
(13 kph at 260).
30 km
Mid: scattered
Cuzc / elazco Astete Airport
69 km ESE
3249m alt.
1 hour ago
6° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 1).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
Andahuayla Airport
94 km SW
3548m alt.
1 hour ago
n/a° C
clear
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
High: scattered
Ayacuch / oronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport
180 km WSW
2749m alt.
1 hour ago
11° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Low: few
Mid: broken
Arequipa-Rodriguez
347 km SSE
2520m alt.
2 hours ago
12.3° C
State of sky unchanged.
17
Light winds from the ENE
(17 kph at 60).
30 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. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Salcantay and within an acceptable time window.

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