Salcantay
Weather Forecast, Peru

 

Days 0-3 Salcantay Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Fri morning, min -9°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Salcantay Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Mon morning, min -8°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Salcantay Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -6°C on Sun morning, min -8°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Thursday
20
Friday
21
Sat
22
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partially cloudy
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Wind km/h
5 SE5
10 ENE10
10 NE10
15 NNE15
10 NE10
5 E5
10 N10
10 NNW10
10 WNW10
5 NW5
5 NNE5
5 SSW5
5 SW5
5 SE5
5 WSW5
5 W5
5 SW5
5 WSW5
5 WNW5
0 ENE0
5 NW5
15 NW15
20 NW20
20 WNW20
15 NW15
20 NNW20
10 NW10
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
2 5 5 6 5 1 2 2 3 14 3 1 15 2 1 3 3 3 9 3 3 30 8 2 1 - 2
High °C
-8 -6 -6 -8 -7 -6 -7 -6 -7 -7 -6 -6 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -8 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7
Low °C
-9 -7 -7 -8 -8 -7 -8 -7 -7 -8 -7 -7 -8 -7 -7 -8 -7 -7 -8 -7 -7 -8 -7 -7 -8 -7 -7
Chill °C
-13 -10 -10 -14 -11 -6 -11 -10 -12 -11 -6 -9 -10 -7 -7 -10 -10 -10 -12 -7 -7 -13 -14 -14 -13 -14 -12
Freezing level m
4850 5300 5300 4900 5100 5300 4850 5150 5200 4850 5100 5250 4900 5100 5150 4800 5150 5200 4850 5100 5100 4800 5000 5150 4850 5200 5200
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Sunrise
- 5:16 - - 5:18 - - 5:18 - - 5:18 - - 5:18 - - 5:18 - - 5:20 - - 5:20 - - 5:20 -
Sunset
- - 6:12 - - 6:12 - - 6:13 - - 6:13 - - 6:14 - - 6:14 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:15

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
8.5° C
State of sky unchanged.
6
Light winds from the E
(6 kph at 100).
30 km
Mid: overcast
Cuzc / elazco Astete Airport
69 km ESE
3249m alt.
1 hour ago
9° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
6
Light winds from the E
(6 kph at 100).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
High: broken
Arequipa-Rodriguez
347 km SSE
2520m alt.
1 hour ago
10.4° C
partially cloudy
Clouds developing.
6
Light winds from the ENE
(6 kph at 70).
30 km
Mid: few
Arequip / odriguez Ballon Airport
349 km SSE
2554m alt.
1 hour ago
10° C
clear
-
6
Light winds from the ENE
(6 kph at 70).
Pisco Airport
398 km WSW
10m alt.
1 hour ago
18° C
clear
-
6
Light winds from the ENE
(6 kph at 60).

* 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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