Santiago del Estero, Argentina: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Santiago del Estero, Argentina? If you're planning to go to Santiago del Estero, the following 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 Santiago del Estero, Argentina

Based on the climate and weather in Santiago del Estero, the best time to go is September. See below for details.

Important essentials for Santiago del Estero, Argentina

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have unreliable tap water, so it's useful to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great kit.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Santiago del Estero, Argentina

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Santiago del Estero.

We also recommend these top tours in and around Santiago del Estero.

    What to wear/what to pack for Santiago del Estero, Argentina by month

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    January

    January in Santiago del Estero can be blisteringly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to low 90s F (mid 30s C).

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    February

    February in Santiago del Estero is consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) to low 90s F (low 30s C).

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    March

    March in this region is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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    April

    If you visit Santiago del Estero during April, you may notice that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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    May

    If you are traveling to Santiago del Estero in May, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (low 20s C).

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    June

    June in Santiago del Estero is balmy and dry with little rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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    July

    July here is balmy and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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    August

    If you go to Santiago del Estero in August, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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    September

    Traveling to Santiago del Estero in September, you will notice that it is warm and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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    October

    October for Santiago del Estero is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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    November

    If you go to Santiago del Estero in November, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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    December

    December in Santiago del Estero is sizzling. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

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