Salcantay
Weather Forecast, Peru

 

Days 0-3 Salcantay Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sat morning, min -11°C on Thu afternoon). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 3-6 Salcantay Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Wed morning, min -10°C on Sun afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Salcantay Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Thu morning, min -9°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
Friday
29
Sat
30
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 AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
20 NNW20
35 N35
35 N35
30 NNW30
30 NNW30
25 NNW25
25 NW25
25 NNW25
25 NNW25
25 NW25
25 NW25
20 NW20
20 NNW20
15 N15
10 NNW10
5 NW5
15 N15
15 N15
10 NW10
10 W10
5 NW5
10 WNW10
5 NW5
5 NNE5
5 NNE5
10 ENE10
15 NNE15
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear some clouds clear snow shwrs some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-10 -11 -9 -9 -10 -8 -9 -10 -9 -9 -9 -8 -8 -10 -8 -8 -9 -7 -7 -8 -6 -7 -8 -7 -7 -8 -7
Low °C
-11 -11 -9 -10 -11 -9 -10 -11 -10 -10 -10 -8 -10 -10 -9 -9 -10 -8 -8 -8 -7 -8 -9 -7 -8 -9 -7
Chill °C
-18 -22 -19 -18 -19 -16 -17 -18 -18 -17 -17 -16 -15 -17 -12 -12 -14 -12 -12 -12 -10 -11 -8 -10 -10 -13 -13
Freezing level m
4900 4400 4900 5000 4450 4950 5000 4550 4850 4950 4500 5000 4950 4500 4900 5050 4550 5050 5150 4750 5150 5200 4750 5150 5250 4550 5100
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-10-11-9-9-10-8-9-10-9-9-9-8-8-10-8-8-9-7-7-8-6-7-8-7-7-8-7-4-6-3-3-6-3-3-6-3-4-5-3-3-5-3-3-5-2-2-4-1-2-4-1-2-4-130430541430431441541552551610611106121171110611961110612117121171211612171218171219171318161117161218171219181219171219181219
Sunrise
- - 6:11 - - 6:11 - - 6:11 - - 6:11 - - 6:11 - - 6:11 - - 6:13 - - 6:13 - - 6:13
Sunset
5:31 - - 5:31 - - 5:31 - - 5:31 - - 5:32 - - 5:32 - - 5:32 - - 5:32 - - 5:34 - -

This table gives the weather forecast for Salcantay at the specific elevation of 6271 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.
3 hours ago
19.3° C
State of sky unchanged.
13
Light winds from the N
(13 kph at 360).
30 km
Mid: few
Cuzc / elazco Astete Airport
69 km ESE
3249m alt.
59 minutes ago
n/a° C
clear
-
9
Light winds from the NNW.(Wind varies from 290 to 040 degs)
(9 kph at 330).
Ayacuch / oronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport
180 km WSW
2749m alt.
59 minutes ago
20° C
clear
-
13
Light winds from the ENE.(Wind varies from 030 to 100 degs)
(13 kph at 60).
Low: few
Ayacucho-Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport
180 km WSW
2749m alt.
3 hours ago
22.7° C
partially cloudy
Clouds developing.
13
Light winds from the NE
(13 kph at 50).
30 km
Mid: few
Nazca
309 km SW
567m alt.
3 hours ago
23.4° C
State of sky unchanged.
9
Light winds from the SE
(9 kph at 990).
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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