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Las Araucarias Snow Forecast

  • Weather Forecast for Las Araucarias at 1650 m altitude issued: 8 pm11 Dec 2018 (local time)
Ski Chile

Las Araucarias Snow Forecast

Weather Forecast for Las Araucarias at 1650 m altitude issued: 8 pm11 Dec 2018 (local time)
  Past week's weather

Days 0-3 Las Araucarias Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 5.0mm) on Tue night. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 12°C on Wed afternoon, min -2°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (calm on Tue night, fresh winds from the NW by Thu afternoon).

Days 4-6 Las Araucarias Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 18°C on Mon afternoon, min 4°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.
TueWednesday 12Thursday 13Friday 14Saturday 15Sunday 16Mon
nightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPMnightAMPM
 
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
light rain
moderate snow
heavy snow
light snow
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
partly cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
km/h
Wind (km/h)
10 W10
5 N5
15 WNW15
10 NW10
20 NW20
35 NW35
30 W30
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
5 SSW5
10 SW10
15 WSW15
10 W10
15 WSW15
20 WSW20
10 SSW10
10 ESE10
10 WSW10
Summary
rain shwrs
clear
clear
clear
light rain
mod. snow
heavy snow
light snow
rain shwrs
clear
clear
clear
clear
some clouds
clear
clear
clear
clear
Snow map
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T chillan pucon snow sum14.cc23
T chillan pucon snow sum15.cc23
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Snow cm
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mm
Rain mm
2---11--1---------
max°C
Max °C
510128471056101181113111618
min°C
Min °C
4611222-2-2447118813101318
chill°C
WChill°C
159-2-3-4-8-70159661191318
Humid.%886438748865989164674547668155713340
Freezing level (m)275031503150315021502400160013502450325033003350360038503900410041504200
Las Araucarias freezing level scale
snowy slopeLas Araucarias freezing level
Sunrise-6:15--6:15--6:16--6:16--6:16--6:16-
Sunset--9:05--9:06--9:07--9:07--9:07--9:08

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The above table gives the weather forecast for Las Araucarias at the specific elevation of 1650 m. Our sophisticated weather models allow us to provide snow forecasts for the top, middle and bottom ski stations of Las Araucarias. To access the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider view of the weather, check out the Weather Map of Chile.

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Visitor Reviews of Las Araucarias

Phil Smith Snoworks All Mountain Ski Courses from United Kingdom writes:

Llaima is one of the most active volcanoes in Chile and is part of our Snoworks 7 Volcano Adventure Trip. There are some local ski lifts which open up some great off-piste skiing. We arrived in time to ski for the afternoon and also take the snowcat as high up the volcano we can go to access some great off-piste. Lodgings are very basic so be prepared. The skiing itself I love. Take the top lifts and traverse off-piste in either direction as far as you want. If you’ve got fresh snow you’ll be skiing fresh tracks every run. From the top lift take the skiers left and keep traversing. You’ll come to a big cornice above a fantastic steep slope. You can ski this into the valley and then head back round to the resort lower down.
Be careful if you’re skiing off-piste. You need to be with guides and kitted up for off-piste. We have our own instructors and a guide from our Chilean partners Amity Tours.
If you are a really experience off-piste skier with some ski touring and climbing experience then definitely try to get to the top of Llaima (if it’s not too active). At the time of writing this Llaima had only recently erupted so it’s a no go area. But when it settles back down make sure you get to the top, with guides. We took the snowcat as high as possible and then skinned up the northeast slope until the slope steepens then it was on with the crampons and hike to the top (3,125m). The climb is fairly steep so be careful. The crater will take your breath away and the views are absolutely stunning. You'll end up just wanting to stay on the summit as long as possible to savour the atmosphere. Two years ago we ascended the volcano at 4am in the morning in time to get to the summit for sunrise and back down for breakfast.
This year we traversed around the crater and descended the southeast side of Llaima into the other side of the Conguillio National Park with a long ski down towards our next destination. It's an amazing off-piste ski and Snoworks were the first ever tour group to achieve this. The minibus picked us up at the base of the run and took us on to our next destination, Mellippeuco about 50 minutes away. The drive will take you through some amazing terrain with relics of previous eruptions.
If you want more information on Llaima and the Snoworks 7 Volcanoes trip go to our website. Phil Smith - Snoworks All Mountain Ski Courses

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