Salcantay weather

Salcantay
Weather Forecast, Peru

 

Salcantay Weather (Days 0-3):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Wed morning, min -9°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Wed morning, fresh winds from the NNW by Fri night).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sun morning, min -9°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Tue morning, min -9°C on Tue night). Wind will be generally light.

Tuesday
22
Wednesday
23
Thursday
24
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
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partially cloudy
snow showers
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snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
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snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
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snow showers
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Wind km/h
5 N5
5 SW5
5 NE5
15 NE15
5 NE5
15 NNW15
25 N25
25 NNW25
25 NNW25
20 NNW20
15 W15
20 WSW20
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
10 W10
5 WSW5
10 WSW10
5 WSW5
10 WNW10
10 SW10
15 SSE15
25 SE25
20 SE20
20 E20
10 NE10
5 SSW5
5 E5
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
4 4 - 4 6 4 4 2 - 6 2 - 1 1 - 4 3 - 5 3 - 3 3 - 1 1 -
High °C
-6 -7 -8 -7 -7 -8 -7 -7 -8 -8 -8 -8 -6 -6 -7 -7 -7 -8 -7 -7 -8 -7 -7 -8 -7 -7 -8
Low °C
-7 -8 -8 -7 -8 -9 -8 -7 -9 -8 -8 -8 -7 -8 -8 -7 -8 -9 -7 -8 -9 -8 -8 -9 -7 -8 -9
Chill °C
-6 -10 -11 -13 -10 -14 -15 -15 -17 -15 -14 -13 -12 -12 -11 -10 -12 -11 -11 -12 -13 -14 -14 -13 -11 -7 -12
Freezing level m
5250 5250 4850 5250 5150 4900 4900 5100 4700 4950 4900 4800 5250 5350 4900 5250 5200 4800 5200 5200 4800 5150 5200 4800 5150 5200 4850
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Sunrise
5:22 - - 5:22 - - 5:22 - - 5:22 - - 5:20 - - 5:20 - - 5:20 - - 5:20 - - 5:18 - -
Sunset
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Salcantay Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Salcantay is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed morningTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Wed morning, min -9°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (calm on Wed morning, fresh winds from the NNW by Fri night).

Salcantay Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat morningTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sun morning, min -9°C on Mon night)Wind will be generally light.

Salcantay Weather (Days 6-9):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue morningTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Tue morning, min -9°C on Tue night)Wind will be generally light.

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.
3 hours ago
11.9° C
State of sky unchanged.
6
Light winds from the ENE
(6 kph at 60).
30 km
Mid: overcast
Cuzc / elazco Astete Airport
69 km ESE
3249m alt.
2 hours ago
15° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
6
Light winds from the NNW
(6 kph at 340).
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
Andahuayla Airport
94 km SW
3548m alt.
2 hours ago
9° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
9
Light winds from the N
(9 kph at 360).
Low: scattered
Mid: broken
Andahuayla
95 km SW
3444m alt.
3 hours ago
6.7° C
State of sky unchanged.
7
Light winds from the NNE
(7 kph at 20).
28 km
Mid: overcast
Ayacuch / oronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport
180 km WSW
2749m alt.
2 hours ago
17° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
6
Light winds from the N
(6 kph at 1).
Low: few
Mid: broken

* 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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