Chile
weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Chile

To go to Chile, the best time to visit is January through April and October through December. In this period you have a pleasant temperature and almost no precipitation. In Chile, January is the warmest month with 26°C and the most cold month is 11°C in July.

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In the table below you can quickly check the average weather in Chile per month, the temperature per month or the period with the highest precipitation. Monthly average climate data is based on data from the last 30 years.

Climate Chile by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 26 25 24 21 16 13 11 13 15 18 22 24
Precipitation (mm) 1 1 1 3 23 43 22 26 15 9 5 2

Weather data from: Santiago




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Chile weather

The weather for Chile over the next 14 days will be 10°C till 20° with a couple of days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

The weather forecast for Chile is based on the weather in Santiago.

5-day weather forecast Chile

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Friday
12 august
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14°C
5°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
ENE
2
Saturday
13 august
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16°C
6°C
0.2 mm
10%
2 Bft
ESE
4
Sunday
14 august
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12°C
7°C
8.9 mm
80%
3 Bft
SSW
2
Monday
15 august
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10°C
5°C
14.6 mm
90%
4 Bft
NE
1
Tuesday
16 august
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10°C
5°C
37.4 mm
95%
4 Bft
NE
5

View the 14 day weather forecast for Chile


Climate Chile

Chile has a mediterranean climate. The summers are hot and dry, and the temperature is mild in the winter. The average annual temperature for Chile is 19° degrees and there is about 150 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 316 days a year with an average humidity of 45% and an UV-index of 4.

Chile

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 26 25 24 21 16 13 11 13 15 18 22 24
Night temp. (°C) 12 12 10 8 6 4 2 3 4 6 9 10
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 1 1 1 3 23 43 22 26 15 9 5 2
Days with rain 1 1 2 3 5 6 6 6 5 3 2 1
Dry days 30 27 29 27 26 24 25 25 25 28 28 30
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 10 10 10 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 10 10
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 5 5 5 4 3 3 3 3 3 4 5 5

Weather data from: Santiago

Chile weather by month

What is the average Chile weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Chile?

Chile lies in a straight line about 16,787 km from Pakistan (Islamabad → Santiago).

How long is the flight to Chile?

The flight time from Jinnah International Airport to Chile is approximately 20 hours.

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What are the largest airports in Chile?

These are the largest airports in Chile:

  • Comodoro Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport in Santiago
  • Carriel Sur Airport in Concepción
  • Andrés Sabella Gálvez International Airport in Antofagasta
  • La Araucanía Airport in Temuco
  • Diego Aracena Airport in Iquique
  • Chacalluta Airport in Arica
  • El Tepual Airport in Puerto Montt
  • Pichoy Airport in Valdivia
  • Cañal Bajo Carlos - Hott Siebert Airport in Osorno
  • El Loa Airport in Calama

How many inhabitants does Chile have?

Chile has 17,574,003 inhabitants.

How big is Chile?

The surface area of Chile is 756,950 km². It is slightly smaller than Pakistan.

What is the capital of Chile?

The capital of Chile is Santiago.

What is the currency of Chile?

In Chile, the Chilean peso (CLP) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 12 August 2022

  • 1 Pakistani rupee = 4.75 Chilean peso
  • 1 Chilean peso = 0.21 Pakistani rupee
  • 100 Pakistani rupee = 475.15 Chilean peso
  • 100 Chilean peso = 21.05 Pakistani rupee

What is the area code of Chile?

The area code to call Chile is +56.