Sierra Nevada
Weather Forecast, Chile

 

Days 0-3 Sierra Nevada Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Wed afternoon, min -11°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Mon afternoon, moderate winds from the W by Tue morning).

Days 3-6 Sierra Nevada Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max 0°C on Sat afternoon, min -9°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the W on Thu afternoon, light winds from the S by Fri night).

Days 6-9 Sierra Nevada Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Sun afternoon, min -6°C on Tue night). Mainly fresh winds.

Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tuesday
28
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
35 WNW35
45 WNW45
25 W25
20 WSW20
20 W20
20 SW20
20 WSW20
30 W30
25 W25
35 W35
45 W45
35 WSW35
30 SW30
25 SW25
10 S10
20 S20
10 SSW10
10 S10
15 SW15
20 WSW20
15 W15
20 W20
25 W25
15 W15
15 W15
25 W25
20 WNW20
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
-8 -7 -9 -8 -7 -9 -5 -4 -7 -5 -4 -7 -5 -3 -4 -1 0 -1 0 2 -1 -1 0 -2 -2 -1 -3
Low °C
-10 -7 -11 -11 -8 -9 -8 -5 -8 -8 -5 -9 -8 -3 -5 -4 0 -3 -3 1 -4 -3 0 -4 -4 -1 -6
Chill °C
-18 -17 -18 -15 -14 -17 -12 -12 -15 -14 -13 -17 -12 -10 -8 -5 -3 -5 -4 -2 -6 -7 -6 -7 -8 -7 -9
Freezing level m
2800 3600 2950 2700 3500 3050 3000 3900 3250 3050 3900 3150 3000 4050 3850 3800 4550 4200 4050 4700 4100 3850 4550 3950 3750 4450 3750
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
7:58 - - 7:58 - - 7:56 - - 7:56 - - 7:54 - - 7:54 - - 7:52 - - 7:52 - - 7:50 - -
Sunset
- 7:15 - - 7:15 - - 7:16 - - 7:16 - - 7:17 - - 7:17 - - 7:19 - - 7:19 - - 7:19 -

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.
42 minutes ago
11° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
6
Light winds from the NNW.(Wind varies from 300 to 010 degs)
(6 kph at 340).
Low: overcast
Tucuma / eniente General Benjamín Matienzo International Airport
351 km E
450m alt.
42 minutes ago
8.0° C
clear
Visibility reduced by smoke.
15
Light winds from the E
(15 kph at 90).
29 km
Mid: overcast
Salta Airport
360 km ENE
1216m alt.
2 hours ago
4.5° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 360).
35 km
Mid: overcast
Salta Airport
361 km ENE
1216m alt.
42 minutes ago
5° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
7
Light winds from the N
(7 kph at 360).
Low: scattered
Mid: overcast
Catamarca Airport
364 km SE
454m alt.
2 hours ago
9.3° C
-
28
Moderate winds from the NNE
(28 kph at 20).
40 km
Mid: mostly cloudy

* 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.

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