Sierra Nevada
Weather Forecast, Chile

 

Days 0-3 Sierra Nevada Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -4°C on Wed morning, min -7°C on Sun afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Sierra Nevada Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Wed afternoon, min -13°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the W on Thu night, severe gales from the WNW by Sat afternoon).

Days 6-9 Sierra Nevada Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -11°C on Tue afternoon, min -17°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the WNW on Sun afternoon, fresh winds from the WSW by Mon morning).

Saturday
23
Sunday
24
Monday
25
Tue
26
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 AM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
20 SSE20
10 SSE10
0 ENE0
10 NNW10
15 NNW15
10 NW10
15 NW15
5 NNW5
10 WNW10
20 W20
25 W25
20 WSW20
25 W25
20 W20
35 WNW35
50 WNW50
60 WNW60
65 WNW65
85 WNW85
70 WNW70
65 WNW65
85 WNW85
75 NW75
30 WSW30
35 W35
35 W35
35 WNW35
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-6 -7 -5 -5 -6 -6 -5 -5 -4 -3 -4 -4 -3 -4 -5 -5 -8 -12 -12 -14 -14 -14 -15 -14 -13 -13 -12
Low °C
-7 -7 -6 -5 -7 -7 -5 -6 -5 -3 -5 -5 -3 -6 -6 -6 -12 -13 -13 -15 -16 -14 -17 -15 -13 -14 -13
Chill °C
-12 -13 -5 -9 -11 -11 -10 -8 -9 -9 -11 -10 -9 -10 -14 -15 -19 -27 -27 -29 -29 -30 -31 -25 -24 -25 -24
Freezing level m
4550 4400 4500 4900 4600 4350 4800 4550 4450 5000 4650 4600 5100 4700 4350 4750 4000 3400 3850 3450 3000 3700 3350 3000 3650 3350 3200
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-11-11-10-9-10-10-9-9-7-7-8-7-7-8-9-9-12-16-17-19-19-19-20-18-17-17-16-6-7-5-5-6-6-5-5-4-3-4-4-3-4-5-5-8-12-12-14-14-14-15-14-13-13-121023112023124212-2-5-5-7-7-6-8-7-6-6-5
Sunrise
- - 8:21 - - 8:21 - - 8:21 - - 8:21 - - 8:21 - - 8:22 - - 8:22 - - 8:22 - - 8:22
Sunset
6:49 - - 6:49 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:51 - - 6:51 - -

This table gives the weather forecast for Sierra Nevada at the specific elevation of 5500 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.
23 minutes ago
12° C
clear
-
15
Light winds from the W
(15 kph at 280).
Low: few
Tucumán Teniente General Benjamín Matienzo International Airport
350 km E
450m alt.
1 hour ago
19.6° C
partially cloudy
Visibility reduced by smoke.
9
Light winds from the SW
(9 kph at 230).
26 km
Mid: clear
Tucuma / eniente General Benjamín Matienzo International Airport
351 km E
450m alt.
23 minutes ago
n/a° C
clear
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 160).
Salta Airport
360 km ENE
1216m alt.
1 hour ago
15.8° C
-
11
Light winds from the NE
(11 kph at 50).
38 km
Mid: clear
Salta Airport
361 km ENE
1216m alt.
23 minutes ago
12° C
clear
-
9
Light winds from the NNW
(9 kph at 340).

* 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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