Puerto Varas, Chile: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Puerto Varas, Chile? If you're planning to go to Puerto Varas, below is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Puerto Varas, Chile

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

Important essentials for Puerto Varas, Chile

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often wear out. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection available.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly choice.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some rural areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent kit.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Puerto Varas, Chile by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January in Puerto Varas is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C).

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February

If you vacation in Puerto Varas during February, you will probably notice that it is relatively cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

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March

If you visit Puerto Varas during March, you are likely to see 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 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

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April

If you go to Puerto Varas in April, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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May

In May, Puerto Varas is brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Puerto Varas, with several of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

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June

Traveling to Puerto Varas in June, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

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July

In July, Puerto Varas is pretty cool. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Puerto Varas, with several of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

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August

August for Puerto Varas is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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September

September in Puerto Varas can be 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 70% to 80% range on average.

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October

If you go to Puerto Varas in October, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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November

If you are traveling to Puerto Varas in November, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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December

December in Puerto Varas is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

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