Salcantay
Weather Forecast, Peru

 

Days 0-3 Salcantay Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Fri night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Wed morning, min -4°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Salcantay Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sat afternoon, min -4°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Salcantay Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Tue morning, min -4°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
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
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
25 ENE25
20 ENE20
20 ENE20
10 ENE10
5 SSE5
5 SSE5
5 NNE5
10 NE10
5 NNE5
5 NNE5
5 WNW5
10 NW10
15 NNW15
10 WNW10
10 NW10
5 NW5
5 WNW5
0 NE0
5 N5
0 NNW0
5 WNW5
5 NNW5
5 NW5
5 NNW5
10 ESE10
5 ESE5
10 NW10
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 1 - 1 2 2 1 2 10 10 3 12 4 3 16 6 2 4 1 1 15 2 2 6 1 2 15
High °C
0 0 -3 -1 -1 -3 -1 -1 -2 -3 -2 -3 -3 -3 -3 -2 -2 -3 -2 -2 -3 -2 -2 -3 -2 -2 -3
Low °C
-1 -3 -4 -2 -2 -3 -1 -2 -3 -3 -3 -4 -3 -3 -4 -3 -3 -4 -2 -2 -4 -2 -3 -4 -2 -3 -4
Chill °C
-6 -5 -7 -3 -3 -5 -4 -5 -6 -3 -4 -7 -8 -7 -7 -5 -4 -5 -5 -2 -7 -2 -4 -5 -5 -4 -7
Freezing level m
5400 5450 4950 5250 5350 4950 5300 5350 4950 4900 5100 4800 5000 5050 4800 4950 5150 4800 5100 5150 4800 5100 5200 4900 5200 5150 4850
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
5:16 - - 5:16 - - 5:16 - - 5:18 - - 5:18 - - 5:18 - - 5:18 - - 5:18 - - 5:20 - -
Sunset
- 6:09 - - 6:10 - - 6:12 - - 6:12 - - 6:13 - - 6:13 - - 6:14 - - 6:14 - - 6:15 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Salcantay at the specific elevation of 5500 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
23.1° C
partially cloudy
Clouds dissolving.
20
Moderate winds from the N
(20 kph at 10).
30 km
Mid: few
Cuzc / elazco Astete Airport
69 km ESE
3249m alt.
56 minutes ago
24° C
clear
-
20
Moderate winds from the N.(Wind varies from 300 to 050 degs)
(20 kph at 10).
Low: few
Andahuayla Airport
94 km SW
3548m alt.
56 minutes ago
18° C
clear
-
22
Moderate winds from the N
(22 kph at 350).
Andahuayla
95 km SW
3444m alt.
2 hours ago
16.5° C
clear
Clear skies.
19
Light winds from the NNE
(19 kph at 20).
35 km
Mid: clear
Ayacucho-Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport
180 km WSW
2749m alt.
2 hours ago
23.1° C
partially cloudy
Clouds dissolving.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 990).
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 Salcantay and within an acceptable time window.

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