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WEATHER


The climate in the different regions is changing a lot. While in the central part of Chile you can register moderated temperatures, it is hot and dry in the north, cold and wet in the South. Summer begins in December and goes till February. Central Chile has a Mediterranean climate and the rainy season goes from May till august. In the south it rains through the whole year, but very strong and nearly continued in wintertime.

Temperature in Central-Chile (Santiago): January (summer) max. 33 °C, min. 10 °C, middle average 20,2 °C July (winter) max. 22 °C, min. -1,1 °C, middle average 8,1 °C.