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

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

When to go to Patagonia, Chile

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

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

January

January is relatively cool and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February is crisp. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you are traveling to Patagonia in March, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece

April

April in Patagonia is cold. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you are traveling to Patagonia in May, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

Traveling to Patagonia in June, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Patagonia is pretty cool. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) to high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Patagonia is cold. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you visit Patagonia during September, you are likely to find that it is brisk.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you are traveling to Patagonia in October, you will notice that it is brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November for Patagonia is brisk. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you go to Patagonia in December, you will notice that it is cool. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Patagonia, 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 Patagonia

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