Salcantay
Weather Forecast, Peru

 

Days 0-3 Salcantay Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -9°C on Thu morning, min -12°C on Tue afternoon). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 3-6 Salcantay Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sun night. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Sun morning, min -10°C on Fri afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Salcantay Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Mon morning. Temperatures will be well below freezing (max -8°C on Wed morning, min -11°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Monday
20
Tuesday
21
Wednesday
22
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
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
25 WNW25
30 WNW30
30 WNW30
30 WNW30
30 WNW30
25 WNW25
20 WNW20
20 WNW20
20 W20
15 W15
20 WSW20
15 SW15
5 WSW5
15 WSW15
10 W10
15 WNW15
10 NW10
15 NW15
15 NW15
20 WNW20
15 W15
15 W15
20 W20
15 W15
10 W10
10 W10
5 WSW5
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
Snow cm
1 4 - 3 2 5 3 1 - - 1 - - 2 - 1 2 13 8 1 1 - 1 - - 4 -
High °C
-10 -11 -11 -10 -10 -11 -9 -9 -10 -9 -9 -10 -9 -9 -9 -8 -9 -9 -9 -9 -10 -9 -9 -10 -8 -9 -10
Low °C
-11 -12 -12 -11 -11 -11 -10 -10 -11 -9 -10 -10 -9 -9 -10 -9 -9 -10 -10 -10 -10 -9 -9 -10 -9 -10 -11
Chill °C
-19 -21 -21 -19 -20 -20 -17 -17 -18 -15 -16 -16 -13 -15 -14 -14 -15 -14 -16 -17 -18 -16 -17 -17 -13 -15 -10
Freezing level m
4800 4900 4450 4750 4850 4500 4750 4900 4400 4850 4950 4550 4950 5000 4550 5000 4900 4600 4700 4850 4500 4800 4900 4600 4900 5050 4600
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mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
6:05 - - 6:03 - - 6:03 - - 6:03 - - 6:03 - - 6:01 - - 6:01 - - 6:01 - - 6:01 - -
Sunset
- 5:44 - - 5:44 - - 5:44 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 -

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
13.8° C
State of sky unchanged.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
35 km
Mid: clear
Cuzc / elazco Astete Airport
69 km ESE
3249m alt.
1 hour ago
n/a° C
clear
-
7
Light winds from the N
(7 kph at 1).
Andahuayla Airport
94 km SW
3548m alt.
1 hour ago
13° C
clear
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Ayacuch / oronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport
180 km WSW
2749m alt.
1 hour ago
18° C
clear
-
7
Light winds from the N
(7 kph at 1).
Low: few
Mid: few
High: scattered
Ayacucho-Coronel FAP Alfredo Mendívil Duarte Airport
180 km WSW
2749m alt.
3 hours ago
15.8° C
partially cloudy
Clouds developing.
6
Light winds from the SE
(6 kph at 990).
30 km
Mid: few

* 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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