El Salado
in Provincia de Chañaral of Atacama, Chile

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-26.422 and -70.319 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -26° 25' 17" and W -70° 19' 10"
Currency and Currency Code:
Peso - CLP
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:55 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: America/Santiago
UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:11 am and 8:36 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
26.436 and 109.677 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Chile in South America

Safety Score: 3,3 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Chile.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Chile. Last Update: 2023-01-26 08:18:41

Delve into El Salado

El Salado in Provincia de Chañaral (Atacama) is located in Chile about 486 mi (or 783 km) north of Santiago, the country's capital town.

Current time in El Salado is now 10:55 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named America / Santiago with an UTC offset of -3 hours. We know of 6 airports close to El Salado. The closest airport in Chile is Chañaral Airport in a distance of 19 mi (or 30 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Copiapo, Vallenar, Antofagasta, Antofagasta de la Sierra and Vinchina. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F

Morning Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 27%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 27th of January 2023

28°C (83 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.

Saturday, 28th of January 2023

25°C (77 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Sunday, 29th of January 2023

26°C (78 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Videos from this area

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Ramal Television (volcamiento en ruta 43)

Published: July 29, 2008
Length: 23:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ramalTV

Un nuevo accidente se produjo en ruta de la muerte.

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Mineral del Salado, El Salado