Sierra Nevada
Weather Forecast, Chile

 

Days 0-3 Sierra Nevada Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Thu afternoon, min 0°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Tue night, strong winds from the WNW by Fri afternoon).

Days 3-6 Sierra Nevada Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Fri night, min -10°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WNW on Sat night, gales from the W by Mon afternoon).

Days 6-9 Sierra Nevada Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Fri afternoon, min -10°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Wed afternoon, moderate winds from the WSW by Thu morning).

Monday
25
Tuesday
26
Wednesday
27
Thu
28
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 AM PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
Wind km/h
10 WNW10
10 WNW10
20 WNW20
20 WSW20
15 WSW15
20 W20
15 W15
25 WNW25
45 WNW45
45 WNW45
40 WNW40
45 WNW45
30 WNW30
30 WNW30
55 WNW55
50 WNW50
60 WNW60
70 W70
40 W40
30 W30
40 W40
30 W30
30 WNW30
55 WNW55
55 WNW55
25 WSW25
30 W30
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 16 - -
High °C
1 3 4 2 3 5 3 2 3 -1 -3 -3 -5 -5 -4 -6 -7 -5 -7 -6 -4 -4 -4 -5 -8 -6 -5
Low °C
0 1 3 1 1 5 0 0 1 -4 -5 -4 -7 -7 -4 -9 -10 -6 -10 -9 -4 -6 -6 -6 -10 -10 -6
Chill °C
-2 -1 0 -3 -1 1 -1 -4 -4 -9 -11 -12 -13 -14 -14 -16 -19 -16 -17 -15 -13 -12 -13 -15 -19 -14 -13
Freezing level m
4650 4600 5100 4800 4700 5300 4850 4500 4900 4150 3550 4050 3700 3350 4050 3550 2800 3650 3050 2800 3950 3750 3450 3800 3050 2650 3750
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 8:21 - - 8:21 - - 8:21 - - 8:22 - - 8:22 - - 8:22 - - 8:22 - - 8:22 - - 8:22 -
Sunset
- - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:51 - - 6:51 - - 6:51 - - 6:52 - - 6:52

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.
56 minutes ago
12° C
clear
-
11
Light winds from the WSW
(11 kph at 240).
Tucumán Teniente General Benjamín Matienzo International Airport
350 km E
450m alt.
3 hours ago
20.2° C
partially cloudy
Visibility reduced by smoke.
13
Light winds from the WSW
(13 kph at 250).
26 km
Mid: few
Tucuma / eniente General Benjamín Matienzo International Airport
351 km E
450m alt.
56 minutes ago
n/a° C
clear
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 360).
Salta Airport
360 km ENE
1216m alt.
3 hours ago
19.4° C
-
9
Light winds from the NE
(9 kph at 50).
35 km
Mid: clear
Salta Airport
361 km ENE
1216m alt.
56 minutes ago
13° C
clear
-
9
Light winds from the NE
(9 kph at 50).

* 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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