Temperature, probability of rain, clouds and ultraviolet rays are some of the information you need to know before leaving home. (GlobeLiveMedia/Jovani Perez)

Maximum and minimum temperature, as well as the chance of rain, Here is the weather forecast for the next few hours of this Monday in Cuzco, Peru.

In Cuzco, it is expected a maximum temperature of 17 degrees Celsius and a minimum of 6 degrees Celsius.

As for the rain the probability of precipitation for this city will be 80% during the day and 25% at night.

In the same direction, the cloudiness will be 99% during the day and 88% at night. While the gusts of wind they will reach 24 kilometers per hour during the day and 17 kilometers per hour at night.

Watch out for the sun, UV rays should reach a level of up to 3.

(GlobeLiveMedia file)
(GlobeLiveMedia file)

Cusco is one of the departments with the most climates in Peru, with 16 typesis characterized by a state of time rainy, temperate and with little humidity mainly in autumn and winter.

In the north of the department, where the city of Cusco is located, the predominant climate is temperate, with rain and humidity abundant throughout the year.

The particular climatic conditions of this region are due to the presence of mountainous areas, mainly in the south, where the Andes mountain range is located.

The mountains, jungle and coast influence the type of climate in Peru (Picture: File)
The mountains, jungle and coast influence the type of climate in Peru (Picture: File)

Peru and its 38 climates

In Peru, up to 38 types of weather are feltaccording to the National Meteorology and Hydrology Service (Senamhi), this is due to the interaction between different climatic and geographical factors.

These main factors, details the Senamhi, are its geographical position under the Tropic of Capricorn and the proximity of the Andes mountain range.

Among the 38 climates, Senamhi highlights three main which are defined according to the area of ​​the country in which they are located.

On the coast of the South American country, which meets the Pacific Ocean and covers barely 11.6% of the national territory, the weather prevailing there is arid and temperatebeing its main climatic characteristic the rarity of the rains.

In the sawthe area close to the Andes and which occupies 28.1% of Peruvian territory, the climate is rainy and cold mostly.

While in the junglewhere the tropical climate of Peru is most filled, occupying 60.3% of its surface, the weather is defined as very rainy and hot.

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