El Bolsón, Argentina: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to El Bolsón, Argentina

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

What to wear/what to pack for El Bolsón, Argentina by month

January

Traveling to El Bolsón in January, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof footwear

February

February here is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants

March

March is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Fleeces
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Jacket or coat
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Standard footwear

April

If you vacation in El Bolsón during April, you are likely to find that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks

May

May in El Bolsón is pretty cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

In June, El Bolsón can be brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for El Bolsón, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you are traveling to El Bolsón in July, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain or snow about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you vacation in El Bolsón during August, you are likely to find that it can be very chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain or snow/sleet about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September here can be chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains or snows a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you visit El Bolsón during October, you are likely to find that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Fleeces
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof footwear

November

November in El Bolsón is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat

December

December in El Bolsón is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for El Bolsón, Argentina

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types I
  • A SIM card that works in El Bolsón

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