Salcantay weather
– Lat/Long: 13.33° S 72.56° W

PeSalcantay
Weather Forecast, Peru

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Issued: 12 pm Sun 16 Jun Local Time
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Days 1–3 Weather Summary

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sun morning, min -10°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Sun night, fresh winds from the NW by Tue night).

Days 4–6 Weather Summary

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Wed morning, min -11°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the NNW on Thu morning, moderate winds from the WNW by Fri night).

Days 7–9 Weather Summary

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sun morning, min -9°C on Sat afternoon). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 10–12 Weather Summary

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Tue afternoon. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Tue morning, min -9°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the WNW on Tue night, light winds from the W by Thu night).

Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sunday
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Monday
24
Tuesday
25
Wednesday
26
Thursday
27
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light snow
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some clouds
some clouds
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clear
snow shwrs
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clear
snow shwrs
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clear
clear
some clouds
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 km/h
10
ESE
5
S
5
S
20
SSW
25
SW
20
WSW
25
W
30
WNW
35
NW
35
NW
40
NW
45
NW
55
NNW
45
NW
55
NW
40
NNW
35
NW
40
NW
25
WNW
20
W
20
WNW
25
W
25
W
20
W
20
WNW
20
WNW
25
WNW
30
WNW
30
WNW
35
WNW
35
WNW
30
W
25
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20
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20
WSW
20
WSW
Wave Height Map
T peru.wind.6.cc23
T peru.wind.30.cc23
T peru.wind.54.cc23
T peru.wind.78.cc23
T peru.wind.102.cc23
T peru.wind.126.cc23
T peru.wind.150.cc23
T peru.wind.174.cc23
T peru.wind.198.cc23
T peru.wind.222.cc23
T peru.wind.246.cc23
T peru.wind.270.cc23
 cm 
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9
5
4
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5
3
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
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1.0
1.0
 mm 
max°C
-5
-5
-6
-5
-5
-5
-6
-7
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-9
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min°C
-5
-6
-6
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-5
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-10
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-10
-10
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-7
-8
-8
-6
-7
-8
-7
-8
-9
-8
-9
-9
-8
-8
-9
chill°C 
-9
-9
-6
-12
-12
-15
-14
-17
-19
-19
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-23
-21
-20
-22
-21
-20
-21
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-15
-16
-16
-13
-14
-16
-16
-17
-19
-18
-18
-17
-15
-16
-16
Freezing level (m
5350
5400
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Cloud base (m)
4450
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5400
4950
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Sunrise
6:09
6:11
6:11
6:11
6:11
6:11
6:11
6:11
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6:11
6:11
6:13
Sunset
5:30
5:30
5:30
5:31
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5:31
5:32
5:32
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5:32
5:34

Salcantay Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Salcantay is: A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -5°C on Sun morning, min -10°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (calm on Sun night, fresh winds from the NW by Tue night).

Salcantay Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Wed morning, min -11°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the NNW on Thu morning, moderate winds from the WNW by Fri night).

Salcantay Weather (Days 6-9):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sun morning, min -9°C on Sat afternoon). Mainly fresh winds.

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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
69 km ESE
3533m alt.
2 hours ago
17° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
19
Light winds from the E
(19 kph at 100).
10.0 km
Low: scattered
Mid: scattered
Cuzco
72 km ESE
3249m alt.
1 hour ago
17° C
State of sky unchanged.
15
Light winds from the E
(15 kph at 100).
30 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Andahuayla Airport
94 km SW
3868m alt.
3 hours ago
13° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
11
Light winds from the NNE
(11 kph at 20).
10.0 km
Low: scattered
Mid: scattered
Ayacucho
178 km WSW
2741m alt.
1 hour ago
23° C
partially cloudy
Clouds dissolving.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 270).
30 km
Mid: few
Ayacuch / oronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport
181 km WSW
2747m alt.
2 hours ago
23° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
Wind obs. (7 kph from 1 degs) was rejected.
10.0 km
Low: scattered

* 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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