Chile
Weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Chile

The best time to visit Chile is from January until April and November and December, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Chile is 26°C in January and the lowest is 11°C in July.

Chile has the mediterranean climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Chile or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average Chile weather 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

Climate data from city: Santiago




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Chile weather

The Chile weather for will be 8° till 13° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

The Chile weather forecast is based on the weather conditions in the city of Santiago.

5-day weather forecast Chile

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Wednesday
6 july
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9°C
4°C
16.9 mm
90%
3 Bft
S
1
Thursday
7 july
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12°C
3°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
S
3
Friday
8 july
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13°C
3°C
0.1 mm
20%
2 Bft
ESE
3
Saturday
9 july
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11°C
7°C
33.4 mm
95%
6 Bft
ESE
1
Sunday
10 july
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9°C
6°C
12.8 mm
85%
2 Bft
ENE
1

View the 14 day weather forecast for Chile


Climate Chile

Chile has the mediterranean climate prevailing. 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

Climate data from city: 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 16,982 km from India (New Delhi → Santiago).

How long is the flight to Chile?

The flight time from Indira Gandhi to Chile is approximately 21 h. 20 min.

What are the largest airports in Chile?

These are the largest airports in Chile:

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

How many inhabitants are there in Chile?

Chile has approximately 17,574,003 inhabitants.

How big is Chile?

The area of Chile is around 756,950 km². It is 4,5x smaller than India.

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 to pay.

Exchange rates on 6 July 2022

  • 1 Indian rupee = 10.24 Chilean peso
  • 1 Chilean peso = 0.10 Indian rupee
  • 100 Indian rupee = 1,023.98 Chilean peso
  • 100 Chilean peso = 9.77 Indian rupee

What is the area code of Chile?

The area code to call Chile is +56.