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    South Peru

    Arequipa weather and climate

    South Peru

    Arequipa weather and climate

     

    Day

    22 °C

     

    Night

    9 °C

     

    Sea

    23 °C

     

    Precipitation

    24 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    7 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    12 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    7 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    64 %

     

    Day

    22 °C

     

    Night

    9 °C

     

    Sea

    23 °C

     

    Precipitation

    24 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    7 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    12 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    7 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    64 %

    Overview: Arequipa
    Arequipa (Peru) in general has a tropical climate. The day temperatures range from 22 °C (72 °F) in February to 24 °C (75 °F) in October. Temperatures during the night go from 6 °C (42 °F) in July to 9 °C (49 °F) in January. The driest month is July with just 0 days of rain, on the contrary, the month when it rains the most is February with 7 days of rain.

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    Weather overview for Arequipa

    Weather overview

    Arequipa (Peru) in general has a tropical climate. The day temperatures range from 22 °C (72 °F) in February to 24 °C (75 °F) in October. Temperatures during the night go from 6 °C (42 °F) in July to 9 °C (49 °F) in January. The driest month is July with just 0 days of rain, on the contrary, the month when it rains the most is February with 7 days of rain.

    January weather

    The day temperature starts to descent, with its value being 23 °C (73 °F) in Arequipa, while the night temperature reaches its maximum in this month. The number of rainy days continues to rise, its value is 5 days, while the beginning of the rise of the rainfall amount could be noticed, with its value of 19 mm (0.77 in). The number of sun hours (without clouds) descents similarly to the previous month, the value of this measure is 7 hours.

    February weather

    The minimum of the day temperature is observable in February in Arequipa. The number of rainy days reaches its maximum, with its value being 7 days, and the maximum of the rainfall amount can be noticed as well, its value is 24 mm (0.95 in). The number of sun hours (without clouds) reaches its minimum, the value of this measure is 7 hours. The maximum of the humidity can be noticed, the value of this measure is 64 %.

    March weather

    The beginning of the descent of the number of rainy days could be noticed, with its value being 3 days in Arequipa, and the beginning of the descent of the rainfall amount could be noticed too. The tourist season slowly starts, and the dry season is about to start too this month. The beginning of the rise of the number of sun hours (without clouds) could be noticed, with its value being 8 hours. The wind speed reaches its minimum in March.

    April weather

    The tourist season is taking place this month in Arequipa. The beginning of the rise of the day temperature could be noticed, the value of this measure is 23 °C (74 °F), on the contrary the beginning of the descent of the night temperature could be noticed in April. The number of rainy days continues to descent, its value is 1 day, and the rainfall amount descents similarly to the previous month as well, with its value of 0 mm (0.02 in). The number of sun hours (without clouds) rises similarly to the previous month, with its value being 9 hours.

    May weather

    There is pending tourist season in Arequipa, and the dry season is taking place too in May. The minimum of the rainfall amount can be noticed in this month. The descent of the night temperature can be observed, with its value being 7 °C (45 °F). The number of sun hours (without clouds) continues to rise, with its value being 9 hours.

    June weather

    The dry season is close to its peak in Arequipa, and the tourist season is close to its peak as well. The night temperature continues to descent, its value is 6 °C (43 °F). The day length is on its minimum, with its value being 11 hours.

    July weather

    The ongoing tourist season is noticeable in Arequipa, and the dry season is taking place too in July. The minimum of the number of rainy days can be noticed in July. The beginning of the rise of the day temperature could be noticed, the value of this measure is 23 °C (74 °F), while the minimum of the night temperature is observable, the value of this measure is 6 °C (42 °F).

    August weather

    The dry season is close to its peak in Arequipa, and the tourist season continues as well. The night temperature starts to rise. The humidity is on its minimum, with its value of 30 %. The number of sun hours (without clouds) is on its maximum in August.

    September weather

    There is pending tourist season in Arequipa, and there is pending dry season as well. The wind speed is on its maximum. The beginning of the rise of the day temperature could be noticed in this month.

    October weather

    There is pending tourist season in Arequipa, and there is pending dry season as well. The maximum of the day temperature can be noticed, while the night temperature starts to rise in October.

    November weather

    There is pending dry season in Arequipa, and the ongoing tourist season is noticeable too this month.

    December weather

    The tourist season is close to its peak in Arequipa, and the dry season is taking place too. The number of rainy days rise's start could be observed in December. The beginning of the rise of the night temperature could be noticed, its value is 8 °C (47 °F). The number of sun hours (without clouds) starts to descent, with its value of 9 hours. The maximum of the day length can be noticed, its value is 13 hours.

    FAQs

    Is January part of the wet season in Arequipa?

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

    How windy is Arequipa in February?

    In Arequipa in February, there will be an average wind scale of 2. It is rather a milder or unnoticeable wind, therefore it will not bother you during your holiday.

    What level of humidity is to expect in Arequipa in March?

    In Arequipa in March, expect humidity around 61 %.

    How many sunny hours can I expect in Arequipa in June?

    There is an average length of sunshine of 10 hours per day in June in Arequipa.

    What is the air temperature in July in Arequipa at night?

    The average night temperature in July in Arequipa is 6 °C (42 °F). The nights will be cool, layers of clothes will be needed for evening and morning walks, the hotel should be equipped with heating.

    Is August part of the dry season in Arequipa?

    Yes, there is a dry season in August in Arequipa with just 0 days during the month being rainy.

    How many days of precipitation on average can I expect in Arequipa in September?

    In Arequipa in September, we can expect 0 days 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 0.0 days of the week, or in general - 1 % days.

    What is the sea temperature in Arequipa in October?

    The sea will reach 18 °C (64 °F) in October in Arequipa. At this sea temperature, swimming probably won't be the best experience. You probably won't like to stay in water for a long time. On the other hand, there are a minority of people who seek these conditions.

    Are there good conditions to visit in November in Arequipa?

    November is one of the best months to visit Arequipa. You can expect just 0 days of rain during the month, taking an umbrella is not necessary. There are some people, who may feel a slight chill at 24 °C (74 °F), but others will feel perfectly fine. A sea temperature of 19 °C (67 °F) can seem colder to some, but others will call it refreshing. The temperature of 8 °C (46 °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 Arequipa during the day in December?

    In Arequipa in December, the average daily temperatures will be 23 °C (74 °F). A comfortable temperature for most people, where it is neither too cold nor too hot, and a large number of activities can be carried out comfortably, including sunbathing by the water. Lighter clothing will be suitable - shorts, skirts, t-shirts, jackets; a light sweater and long trousers may also be useful.

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