Araucanía, Chile: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Araucanía, Chile? If you're planning to go to Araucanía, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Araucanía, Chile

Based on the climate and weather in Araucanía, the best time to go is February. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Araucanía, Chile by month

January

January is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear

February

If you visit Araucanía during February, you are likely to find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts

March

Traveling to Araucanía in March, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks

April

If you vacation in Araucanía during April, you are likely to find that it is relatively cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally around 60 during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts

May

If you are traveling to Araucanía in May, you will notice that it is crisp. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear

June

June for Araucanía is cold. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses

July

If you visit Araucanía during July, you are likely to find that it is brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Fleeces
  • Socks
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans

August

August in Araucanía is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces
  • Socks
  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear

September

If you vacation in Araucanía during September, you are likely to find that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Dresses

October

October in Araucanía is cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) to low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece

November

November in Araucanía can be chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear

December

If you vacation in Araucanía during December, you are likely to find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Araucanía, Chile

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Araucanía, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and L
  • A SIM card that works in Araucanía

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