Salcantay weather

Salcantay
Weather Forecast, Peru

 

Salcantay Weather (Days 0-3):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Tue afternoon, min -9°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Fri afternoon, min -9°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Tue morning, min -10°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Mon afternoon, gales from the NW by Fri morning).

Monday
24
Tuesday
25
Wednesday
26
Thu
27
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
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
Wind km/h
5 WNW5
10 NNW10
10 NNW10
5 WNW5
10 N10
10 NNE10
5 NNE5
20 NE20
20 NE20
15 NE15
20 NNE20
15 NNE15
5 NNW5
15 N15
5 N5
5 NW5
5 NW5
5 SSW5
10 SSW10
10 WSW10
25 W25
40 WSW40
50 WSW50
40 WSW40
35 W35
40 WNW40
45 NW45
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Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
1 - - 1 - - 1 - - - - - 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1
High °C
-7 -8 -7 -7 -8 -7 -8 -9 -7 -7 -8 -7 -7 -8 -7 -7 -8 -7 -7 -7 -6 -7 -7 -7 -6 -8 -8
Low °C
-8 -8 -7 -8 -9 -7 -9 -9 -8 -8 -9 -8 -8 -9 -8 -8 -9 -7 -7 -8 -6 -7 -9 -7 -7 -10 -9
Chill °C
-11 -13 -11 -7 -13 -12 -11 -17 -14 -13 -14 -12 -11 -14 -10 -10 -12 -10 -11 -11 -14 -17 -18 -17 -15 -18 -19
Freezing level m
5250 4900 5250 5150 4700 5100 5050 4650 5000 5150 4700 5000 5150 4700 5000 5150 4650 5050 5200 4850 5300 5250 4750 5150 5300 4650 5000
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Sunrise
- - 6:11 - - 6:11 - - 6:11 - - 6:11 - - 6:11 - - 6:11 - - 6:11 - - 6:11 - - 6:11
Sunset
5:30 - - 5:30 - - 5:31 - - 5:31 - - 5:31 - - 5:31 - - 5:31 - - 5:32 - - 5:32 - -

Salcantay Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Salcantay is: A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Tue afternoon, min -9°C on Wed night)Wind will be generally light.

Salcantay Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snowTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Fri afternoon, min -9°C on Fri night)Wind will be generally light.

Salcantay Weather (Days 6-9):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu nightTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Tue morning, min -10°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Mon afternoon, gales from the NW by Fri morning).

Issued local time.

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.
1 hour ago
6.0° C
State of sky unchanged.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 270).
30 km
Mid: few
Cuzc / elazco Astete Airport
69 km ESE
3249m alt.
1 hour ago
6° C
clear
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 270).
Low: few
Arequipa-Rodriguez
347 km SSE
2520m alt.
1 hour ago
16.2° C
State of sky unchanged.
13
Light winds from the NE
(13 kph at 40).
30 km
Mid: clear
Arequip / odriguez Ballon Airport
349 km SSE
2554m alt.
1 hour ago
16° C
clear
-
13
Light winds from the NE
(13 kph at 40).
SHIP537
352 km SSW
3m alt.
2 hours ago
16.0° C
partially cloudy
24
Moderate winds from the SSE
(24 kph at 140).
3.7 km

* 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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