Annual average weather for Chile

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Annual Average Weather for Chile

The annual average maximum daily temperature is 18.2°C (64.7°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The annual average water temperature is typically 15°C (59°F) which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea. Annually there are on average 1.1 days of rain per month and 6.3 hours of sun per day.

When is the best time to visit Chile?

The best months to visit Chile are January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather, the most sunshine and optimal sunbathing and swimming conditions with the least chance of rain.

The weather is warm enough for sunbathing in the months from December to February when the maximum temperature reaches above 22°C (72°F)

The sea is best for swimming between December and April when the sea temperature is above the average 15°C (59°F) which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Can you sunbathe in Chile year round?

No, you can't sunbathe in Chile all year round. Some months are too cold for sunbathing, however you might enjoy other beach activities such as taking a walk, going hiking along trails or just enjoying the scenery.

The weather is warm enough for sunbathing in the months from December to February when the maximum temperature reaches above 22°C (72°F)

More info about the annual temperatures and sunshine.

Can you swim in Chile year round?

No, you can't swim in Chile all year round.

The warmest sea water temperatures in Chile are found in February when they peak at 19°C (67°F) and lowest in August when they dip to 10°C (50°F).

The sea temperature is above average for swimming between December and April when the sea temperature is above 15°C (59°F) which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

The sea is good for swimming in the months from December to March when the sea temperature is above 19°C (66°F)

More info about the annual sea temperatures

When is the hottest month in Chile?

The hottest month in Chile is January when the average maximum temperature is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days 22°C (72°F), average temperature is 18°C (65°F) and average minimum temperature is 15°C (58°F).

More info about the annual temperatures and sunshine.

When is the coldest month in Chile?

The coolest month in Chile is July when the average maximum temperature is 15°C (58°F), average temperature is 11°C (52°F) and average minimum temperature is 7°C (45°F).

More info about the annual temperatures and sunshine

When is the sunniest month in Chile?

The sunniest days in Chile are in January which has the most hours of sunshine per day. In January the sunshine percentage is 67% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 9.3hrs making the days long and bright.

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When is the least sunny month in Chile?

June has the least sunshine. In June the sunshine percentage is 40% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 4.1 hours of sunshine per day.

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When is the driest month in Chile?

The driest month in Chile is January with 0cm (0inches) of rain and February has the fewest days of rain with 0 days with some rain, an extremely dry time to visit the beach.

More info about the annual rainfall

When is the wettest month in Chile?

The wettest month in Chile is May with 0.3cm (0.1inches) of rain and June has the most days of rain with 3.3 days with some rain, a very dry time to visit the beach.

More info about the annual rainfall.

When is the sea the coldest in Chile?

The coldest sea water temperatures in Chile are found in August when they dip to 10°C (50°F) which is very cold and bracing, it's not recommended you swim with out a full wet suit.

More info about the annual sea temperatures.

When is the sea the warmest in Chile?

The warmest sea water temperatures in Chile are found in February when they peak at 19°C (67°F) which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

More info about the annual sea temperatures.

When is the most humid month in Chile?

The most humid month in Chile is January with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 14°C (58°F) which is comfortable for everyone.

More info about the annual humidity.

When is the least humid month in Chile?

The least humid month in Chile is July with a dew point of 9°C (48°F) which is a bit dry for some.

More info about the annual humidity.

When is the windiest month in Chile?

The most windy month in Chile is January when the average maximum windspeed is 24KM/H (15MPH) and the average wind speed is 12KM/H (7MPH).

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Annual Temperature for Chile

The hottest month in Chile is January when the average maximum temperature is 22°C (72°F), average temperature is 18°C (65°F) and average minimum temperature is 15°C (58°F).

The coolest month in Chile is July when the average maximum temperature is 15°C (15°F), average temperature is 11°C (52°F) and average minimum temperature is 7°C (45°F).

Annual Sunshine for Chile

The longest days in Chile are in December, with an average of 14.2 hours of daylight per day. June has the shortest days with an average of 10.2 hours of daylight per day.

The sunniest days in Chile are in January which has the most hours of sunshine per day. The sunshine percentage is 67% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 9.3hrs making the days long and bright.

June has the least sunshine. The sunshine percentage is 40% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 4.1 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index is the highest in January when it reaches 15.9 and lowest in June when it reaches 5.

An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Annual Sea Temperature for Chile

The warmest sea water temperatures in Chile are found in February when they peak at 19°C (67°F) and lowest in August when they dip to 10°C (50°F).

The sea is best for swimming between December and April when the temperature is above 15°C (59°F) which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Annual Rainfall for Chile

The wettest month in Chile is May with 0.3cm (0.1inches) of rain and June has the most days of rain with 3.3 days with some rain, a very dry time to visit the beach.

The driest month in Chile is January with 0cm (0inches) of rain and February has the fewest days of rain with 0 days with some rain, an extremely dry time to visit the beach.

Annual Humidity for Chile

The most humid month in Chile is January with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 14°C (58°F) which is comfortable for everyone.

The least humid month in Chile is July with a dew point of 9°C (48°F) which is a bit dry for some.

Annual Wind Speed for Chile

The most windy month in Chile is January when the average maximum windspeed is 24KM/H (15MPH) and the average wind speed is 12KM/H (7MPH).

The least windy month in Chile is May when the average maximum windspeed is 18KM/H (11MPH) and the average wind speed is 9KM/H (6MPH).

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