Rio Gallegos, Argentina: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Rio Gallegos, Argentina

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

What to wear/what to pack for Rio Gallegos, Argentina by month

January

January for Rio Gallegos is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

Traveling to Rio Gallegos in February, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

Traveling to Rio Gallegos in March, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April is crisp. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

In May, Rio Gallegos can be very chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Rio Gallegos, with several of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June for Rio Gallegos is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains or snows regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof coat
  • Waterproof boots
  • Heavy socks
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sweaters
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Heavy jacket

July

If you go to Rio Gallegos in July, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain or snow a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof boots
  • Sweaters
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Heavy jacket
  • Waterproof coat
  • Heavy socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Gloves or mittens

August

August in Rio Gallegos is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 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
  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof coat
  • Jacket or coat
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof boots

September

If you are traveling to Rio Gallegos in September, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to rain or snow once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you go to Rio Gallegos in October, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you go to Rio Gallegos in November, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Rio Gallegos is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 40% to 50% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Rio Gallegos, Argentina

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Rio Gallegos, 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 Rio Gallegos
  • Appropriate museum wear

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