Sierra Nevada
Weather Forecast, Chile

 

Days 0-3 Sierra Nevada Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Fri afternoon, min -4°C on Wed morning). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the WNW on Wed morning, moderate winds from the NW by Thu night).

Days 3-6 Sierra Nevada Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Sat afternoon, min -1°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Mon afternoon, moderate winds from the WNW by Tue morning).

Days 6-9 Sierra Nevada Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Fri afternoon, min -2°C on Wed night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Wed afternoon, moderate winds from the W by Fri night).

Tuesday
23
Wednesday
24
Thursday
25
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
70 WNW70
75 WNW75
45 WNW45
35 WNW35
45 WNW45
25 NW25
25 WNW25
40 WNW40
30 WNW30
35 WNW35
40 WNW40
30 WNW30
30 WNW30
40 WNW40
25 WNW25
30 WNW30
45 WNW45
35 WNW35
25 WNW25
35 WNW35
30 WNW30
30 WNW30
45 WNW45
35 WNW35
35 WNW35
35 W35
25 WNW25
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-1 0 -1 1 3 2 4 5 3 3 5 3 4 5 3 3 5 2 3 5 2 2 3 1 2 4 3
Low °C
-4 0 -3 -2 3 0 1 5 0 1 4 0 1 5 0 1 4 -1 1 4 -1 0 3 -2 -1 3 0
Chill °C
-11 -10 -10 -6 -4 -4 -1 -1 -3 -3 -1 -3 -2 -1 -2 -3 -1 -5 -2 0 -4 -5 -4 -6 -4 -2 -2
Freezing level m
3850 4450 4250 4200 4900 4650 4700 5150 4800 4650 5100 4750 4700 5150 4800 4750 5100 4650 4600 5100 4650 4500 4950 4500 4350 4950 4750
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-14-13-13-10-10-10-8-7-8-8-7-8-8-7-8-8-8-9-9-8-9-9-9-10-9-9-9-9-8-8-6-5-5-3-3-4-4-3-4-3-3-4-4-3-4-4-3-5-5-4-5-5-4-5-10-1132453353453352352231243
Sunrise
6:56 - - 6:56 - - 6:54 - - 6:54 - - 6:52 - - 6:52 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - -
Sunset
- 7:42 - - 7:42 - - 7:43 - - 7:44 - - 7:44 - - 7:45 - - 7:45 - - 7:45 - - 7:46 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Sierra Nevada at the specific elevation of 4500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Sierra Nevada. 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 Chile.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Desierto Atacama
234 km SW
204m alt.
1 hour ago
14° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 1).
Low: broken
Tucuma / eniente General Benjamín Matienzo International Airport
351 km E
450m alt.
1 hour ago
24.4° C
clear
Visibility reduced by smoke.
9
Light winds from the SW
(9 kph at 230).
28 km
Mid: clear
casa Playa Blanca wx
359 km NW
30m alt.
25 minutes ago
-
3
Calm
(3 kph at 300).
10.0 km
Salta Airport
360 km ENE
1216m alt.
2 hours ago
19.8° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 180).
35 km
Mid: few
Salta Airport
361 km ENE
1216m alt.
1 hour ago
23° C
clear
-
6
Light winds from the SW
(6 kph at 230).

* 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 Sierra Nevada and within an acceptable time window.

Sierra Nevada Photos