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    Central Chile

    Santiago weather and climate

    Central Chile

    Santiago weather and climate

     

    Day

    27 °C

     

    Night

    11 °C

     

    Sea

    16 °C

     

    Precipitation

    7 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    1 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    12 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    9 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    68 %

     

    Day

    27 °C

     

    Night

    11 °C

     

    Sea

    16 °C

     

    Precipitation

    7 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    1 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    12 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    9 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    68 %

    Overview: Santiago
    Santiago (Chile) is a place with a hot climate. Temperatures during the day are in the range from 15 °C (58 °F) in July to 31 °C (87 °F) in January. The driest month is January with just 1 day of rain, on the contrary, the month when it rains the most is June with 6 days of rain. The highest night temperatures could be experienced in January with 14 °C (57 °F), the lowest in July with 3 °C (38 °F).

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    Last week's weather in Santiago

    Average daily temperature during the week of 12 February 2024 - 18 February 2024 was 32 °C (90 °F), average minimal (night) temperature was 20 °C (68 °F). Both the daily and night temperatures in Santiago are slightly above the long-term average, which is around 30 °C (86 °F) and 13 °C (55 °F) respectively. The average temperatures during different times of day (local time) were following: 7am 21 °C (70 °F), 10am 24 °C (75 °F), 1pm 30 °C (86 °F), 4pm 32 °C (90 °F), 7pm 29 °C (84 °F), 10pm 24 °C (75 °F).

    During this week: 7 days without rain were observed. Santiago received 0 mm (0.00 in) of precipitation throughout the week, which is roughly same as its long-term average of 0 mm (0.00 in). During the daytime (from dawn to dusk), there was 1 % cloud coverage on average. There was a meteorological observation of fog, haze and smoke.

    An average wind speed of 3.8 m/s was recorded. The most common wind direction(s) was South. The atmosferic pressure ranged from 967 hpa to 1013 hpa. The air in Santiago had an average humidity of 47 %.

    During the daytime (from dawn to dusk), there were in average: 15 hours clear skies. At 07:18, on average, the sun rose, and at 20:35, the sun set.

    Weather overview for Santiago

    Weather overview

    Santiago (Chile) is a place with a hot climate. Temperatures during the day are in the range from 15 °C (58 °F) in July to 31 °C (87 °F) in January. The driest month is January with just 1 day of rain, on the contrary, the month when it rains the most is June with 6 days of rain. The highest night temperatures could be experienced in January with 14 °C (57 °F), the lowest in July with 3 °C (38 °F).

    January weather

    The maximum of the day temperature can be noticed, with its value of 31 °C (87 °F) in Santiago, and the maximum of the night temperature is observable too, the value of this measure is 14 °C (57 °F). The number of rainy days is on its minimum, with its value being 1 day, and the rainfall amount reaches its minimum too in this month. The ongoing tourist season is noticeable. The number of sun hours (without clouds) is on its maximum, the value of this measure is 10 hours.

    February weather

    The tourist season is taking place in Santiago, and there is pending dry season as well this month. The day temperature descent's start could be observed, the value of this measure is 30 °C (85 °F), and the night temperature descent's start could be observed as well in this month. The number of sun hours (without clouds) starts to descent, with its value of 10 hours.

    March weather

    The descent of the day temperature can be observed, with its value being 27 °C (81 °F) in Santiago, and the night temperature descents similarly to the previous month too, with its value being 11 °C (52 °F). The beginning of the rise of the rainfall amount could be noticed. There is pending tourist season, and the ongoing dry season is noticeable too. The descent of the number of sun hours (without clouds) can be observed, its value is 9 hours.

    April weather

    The ongoing tourist season is noticeable in Santiago. The day temperature continues to descent, its value is 23 °C (74 °F), and the night temperature continues to descent as well, with its value being 8 °C (46 °F). The number of rainy days rise's start could be observed, its value is 2 days, while the rise of the rainfall amount can be observed, with its value being 15 mm (0.58 in). The number of sun hours (without clouds) continues to descent, with its value being 7 hours.

    May weather

    The day temperature continues to descent, its value is 18 °C (64 °F) in Santiago, and the night temperature continues to descent as well. The number of rainy days continues to rise, the value of this measure is 5 days, and the rainfall amount rises similarly to the previous month as well, with its value being 58 mm (2.28 in). The minimum of the wind speed can be noticed, the value of this measure is 1. The descent of the number of sun hours (without clouds) can be observed, with its value being 4 hours.

    June weather

    The maximum of the number of rainy days is observable, the value of this measure is 6 days in Santiago, and the rainfall amount reaches its maximum as well, with its value being 85 mm (3.34 in). The descent of the day temperature can be observed, with its value being 15 °C (59 °F), and the night temperature descents similarly to the previous month as well, with its value of 4 °C (40 °F). The minimum of the number of sun hours (without clouds) is observable in June. The day length is on its minimum, its value is 10 hours.

    July weather

    The minimum of the day temperature can be noticed, its value is 15 °C (58 °F) in Santiago, and the night temperature is on its minimum too, the value of this measure is 3 °C (38 °F). The rainfall amount starts to descent, with its value being 74 mm (2.93 in). The number of sun hours (without clouds) rise's start could be observed, with its value of 4 hours.

    August weather

    The day temperature starts to rise, its value is 16 °C (62 °F) in Santiago, and the night temperature starts to rise as well. The number of rainy days descent's start could be observed, with its value of 4 days, while the rainfall amount descents similarly to the previous month, with its value being 61 mm (2.39 in). The number of sun hours (without clouds) continues to rise, with its value of 4 hours.

    September weather

    The day temperature continues to rise, with its value of 19 °C (66 °F) in Santiago, and the rise of the night temperature can be observed as well, with its value of 6 °C (43 °F). The descent of the rainfall amount can be observed, the value of this measure is 25 mm (0.96 in), and the number of rainy days continues to descent too, the value of this measure is 4 days. The number of sun hours (without clouds) continues to rise, with its value of 5 hours. The dry season is about to start.

    October weather

    The tourist season slowly starts in Santiago. The day temperature rises similarly to the previous month, its value is 23 °C (73 °F), and the night temperature rises similarly to the previous month too, with its value of 8 °C (47 °F). The descent of the rainfall amount can be observed, its value is 12 mm (0.49 in), and the descent of the number of rainy days can be observed as well, its value is 2 days. The number of sun hours (without clouds) rises similarly to the previous month, with its value of 7 hours.

    November weather

    There is pending tourist season in Santiago. The day temperature continues to rise, the value of this measure is 26 °C (80 °F), and the night temperature rises similarly to the previous month too, the value of this measure is 11 °C (51 °F). The rainfall amount descents similarly to the previous month, with its value being 5 mm (0.20 in), and the descent of the number of rainy days can be observed too, its value is 1 day. The number of sun hours (without clouds) continues to rise, with its value of 9 hours.

    December weather

    The tourist season is taking place in Santiago, and the dry season continues too. The day temperature continues to rise, its value is 29 °C (84 °F), and the night temperature rises similarly to the previous month as well, with its value being 13 °C (55 °F). The number of sun hours (without clouds) rises similarly to the previous month, with its value of 10 hours. The day length is on its maximum, its value is 14 hours.

    FAQs

    Is January part of the dry season in Santiago?

    Yes, there is a dry season in January in Santiago with just 1 day during the month being rainy.

    What is the air temperature in Santiago in February at night?

    The average night temperature in February in Santiago is 13 °C (55 °F). Nights can be cooler, morning running can be refreshing but choose appropriate clothing, evening outdoor sitting can be pleasant but you can also be cold. The value is lower by 1 °C (34 °F) than in the previous month.

    How many days of precipitation on average can I expect in March in Santiago?

    In March in Santiago, we can expect 1 day to be rainy, that is, days when precipitation exceeds 2 mm (0.08 in). Converted to days of the week, this means that it will occur on an average of 0.2 days of the week, or in general - 4 % days.

    What is the sea temperature in April in Santiago?

    The sea will reach 15 °C (59 °F) in Santiago in April. This is a sea temperature for resilient people only, most people won't enjoy swimming in such cold water or will have to use a wetsuit for water activities. This is a decrease of 1 °C (35 °F) compared to the last month.

    Is there a wet season in Santiago in May?

    No, there is no wet season in Santiago in May - you can expect 5 days of rain during the month.

    What level of humidity is to expect in July in Santiago?

    Humidity in Santiago in July is 84 %.

    How many sunny hours can I expect in September in Santiago?

    In Santiago in September, you can expect around 5 hours of sunshine.

    Is October a good month to visit Santiago?

    In October in Santiago, there are ideal conditions for a vacation. There are only 2 days of rain in the whole month, so you can leave your umbrella at home. There are some people, who may feel a slight chill at 23 °C (73 °F), but others will feel perfectly fine. The temperature of 8 °C (47 °F) at night may make it better to dine inside or to put on more clothes for a dinner outside.

    What is the temperature in Santiago during the day in November?

    In November in Santiago, the average daily temperatures will be 26 °C (80 °F). The ideal temperature for enjoying sunbathing by the water and a good temperature for other activities. For some people, it will be too hot in the direct sunlight and the stay may not be so pleasant. This indicator is higher by 4 °C (39 °F) than in the previous month. Don't forget to pack flip-flops, sunscreen, and a hand fan if necessary - it may come in handy.

    Is it hot in Santiago in December?

    In Santiago in December, you will enjoy nice warm weather, but it will also be pleasant and you probably won't feel hot.

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