Sierra Nevada
Weather Forecast, Chile

 

Days 0-3 Sierra Nevada Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Fri morning, min -16°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SSW on Thu night, gales from the WNW by Sat night).

Days 3-6 Sierra Nevada Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -16°C on Sun morning, min -20°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (gales from the WNW on Mon afternoon, fresh winds from the WSW by Wed morning).

Days 6-9 Sierra Nevada Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Extremely cold (max -12°C on Fri morning, min -17°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Thu morning, severe gales from the W by Sat afternoon).

Wednesday
22
Thursday
23
Friday
24
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
25 SW25
25 SW25
25 SSW25
30 SW30
30 WSW30
35 WSW35
45 W45
50 W50
50 WNW50
60 WNW60
65 WNW65
60 WNW60
65 W65
70 WNW70
65 W65
55 W55
60 W60
55 WSW55
35 WSW35
30 W30
30 WSW30
25 SSW25
20 SSW20
35 SW35
40 SW40
45 WSW45
45 W45
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
-14 -13 -14 -12 -12 -13 -12 -12 -14 -16 -16 -17 -18 -18 -19 -18 -17 -17 -16 -15 -16 -15 -14 -14 -12 -12 -13
Low °C
-16 -14 -14 -14 -12 -14 -14 -13 -16 -16 -16 -19 -19 -18 -20 -20 -17 -18 -17 -15 -17 -17 -14 -14 -14 -12 -16
Chill °C
-24 -23 -24 -22 -22 -24 -24 -24 -27 -31 -31 -32 -34 -35 -36 -33 -32 -32 -27 -26 -28 -24 -23 -25 -23 -24 -25
Freezing level m
3450 4200 3600 3500 4350 3800 3550 4250 3500 3200 3900 3150 2850 3650 2950 2750 3650 3000 3000 3950 3500 3250 4150 3500 3500 4400 3600
Sea lvl6000ft12000ft18000ft24000ft30000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
-14-13-14-12-12-13-12-12-14-16-16-17-18-18-19-18-17-17-16-15-16-15-14-14-12-12-13-10-9-10-8-8-10-9-8-11-11-11-13-14-13-15-14-13-13-12-11-12-11-9-11-8-7-9-3-2-5-2-1-4-3-2-5-5-4-7-7-6-9-8-6-8-5-4-6-4-3-5-2-1-4
Sunrise
8:02 - - 8:00 - - 8:00 - - 8:00 - - 7:58 - - 7:58 - - 7:56 - - 7:56 - - 7:54 - -
Sunset
- 7:14 - - 7:15 - - 7:15 - - 7:15 - - 7:15 - - 7:15 - - 7:16 - - 7:16 - - 7:17 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Sierra Nevada at the specific elevation of 6127 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.
54 minutes ago
12° C
clear
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Tucuma / eniente General Benjamín Matienzo International Airport
351 km E
450m alt.
54 minutes ago
n/a° C
clear
-
15
Light winds from the NW
(15 kph at 320).
Salta Airport
360 km ENE
1216m alt.
2 hours ago
4.1° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
35 km
Mid: clear
Salta Airport
361 km ENE
1216m alt.
54 minutes ago
4° C
clear
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
Catamarca Airport
364 km SE
454m alt.
2 hours ago
13.3° C
-
15
Light winds from the N
(15 kph at 360).
40 km
Mid: clear

* 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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