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

Traveling to Valparaíso, Chile? If you're planning to go to Valparaíso, we have 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 Valparaíso, Chile

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

Important essentials for Valparaíso, Chile

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently get worn. An unreadable vaccination card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly option.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • 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).

General health necessities

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

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January

January in this region is balmy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museo Naval y Maritimo (Naval and Maritime Museum), wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February is mild and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museo Naval y Maritimo (Naval and Maritime Museum), wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March in Valparaíso is mild and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museo Naval y Maritimo (Naval and Maritime Museum), wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

If you visit Valparaíso during April, you are likely to find that it is balmy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museo Naval y Maritimo (Naval and Maritime Museum), wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May in Valparaíso can be chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museo Naval y Maritimo (Naval and Maritime Museum), wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

June in Valparaíso is cool and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museo Naval y Maritimo (Naval and Maritime Museum), wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

Traveling to Valparaíso in July, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museo Naval y Maritimo (Naval and Maritime Museum), wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August in Valparaíso can be chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museo Naval y Maritimo (Naval and Maritime Museum), wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

September in Valparaíso is cool and dry with little rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museo Naval y Maritimo (Naval and Maritime Museum), wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

If you are traveling to Valparaíso in October, you will notice that it can be chilly and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museo Naval y Maritimo (Naval and Maritime Museum), wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

If you vacation in Valparaíso during November, you will probably find that it is mild and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museo Naval y Maritimo (Naval and Maritime Museum), wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

If you are traveling to Valparaíso in December, you will notice that it is balmy and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Museo Naval y Maritimo (Naval and Maritime Museum), wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Valparaíso, Chile

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Valparaíso.

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