The best times to visit Carrasco for ideal weather are

February 12th to May 27th

or

September 10th to December 16th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 

 


Other Carrasco Travel Info

Weather in Carrasco

Temperature

Average temperatures in Carrasco vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 52nd percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Carrasco, the hottest months are January, February, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late January where highs are regularly around 84.9°F (29.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 65.6°F (18.7°C) at night.

Carrasco Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Carrasco Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Carrasco Perceived Temperature (F)

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Carrasco Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Carrasco Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 84.4 73.3 64.5
Feb 83.1 72.6 64.5
Mar 78.9 68.9 60.6
Apr 74.4 63.4 54.3
May 67.6 57.7 49.1
Jun 61.7 51.4 42.5
Jul 60.4 50 41
Aug 63.6 53.2 44.7
Sep 66.2 56.2 48.4
Oct 70.6 60.6 52.7
Nov 77.4 66 56.8
Dec 82.4 70.9 61.4

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 29.1 22.9 18.1
Feb 28.4 22.6 18.1
Mar 26.1 20.5 15.9
Apr 23.6 17.4 12.4
May 19.8 14.3 9.5
Jun 16.5 10.8 5.8
Jul 15.8 10 5
Aug 17.6 11.8 7.1
Sep 19 13.4 9.1
Oct 21.4 15.9 11.5
Nov 25.2 18.9 13.8
Dec 28 21.6 16.3

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Carrasco are July, April, and then June. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late July. For example, on the week of July 23rd there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late February and early March with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of February 26th.

When can you find snow in Carrasco? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Carrasco.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Carrasco (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 15% 0 4.1
Feb 24% 0 5.3
Mar 21% 0 3.8
Apr 14% 0 3.1
May 15% 0 2.6
Jun 15% 0 3
Jul 14% 0 3
Aug 19% 0 4.6
Sep 22% 0 4.7
Oct 15% 0 3.7
Nov 21% 0 3.9
Dec 19% 0 3.3

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 15 0 10.4
Feb 24 0 13.5
Mar 21 0 9.7
Apr 14 0 7.9
May 15 0 6.6
Jun 15 0 7.6
Jul 14 0 7.6
Aug 19 0 11.7
Sep 22 0 11.9
Oct 15 0 9.4
Nov 21 0 9.9
Dec 19 0 8.4

 

Humidity and Wind

Carrasco has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is December (61.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is May (73.6%).

Wind in Carrasco is usually moderate. The windiest month is September, followed by January and November. September’s average wind speed of around 8.7 knots (10.1 MPH or 16.2 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late October to early November where average top sustained speeds reach 16.8 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Carrasco.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Max Sustained Wind
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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 8.6 Gentle breeze 15.9 Significant breeze
Feb 8.1 Gentle breeze 15.2 Significant breeze
Mar 7.1 Gentle breeze 13.9 Significant breeze
Apr 6.6 Light breeze 12.9 Significant breeze
May 6.4 Light breeze 12.7 Significant breeze
Jun 6.9 Light breeze 13.2 Significant breeze
Jul 7.2 Gentle breeze 13.4 Significant breeze
Aug 7.8 Gentle breeze 14.3 Significant breeze
Sep 8.7 Gentle breeze 15.3 Significant breeze
Oct 8.1 Gentle breeze 15 Significant breeze
Nov 8.5 Gentle breeze 15.3 Significant breeze
Dec 8.4 Gentle breeze 15.3 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 63.9%
Feb 67.9%
Mar 69.8%
Apr 68%
May 73.6%
Jun 72.9%
Jul 72.7%
Aug 71.4%
Sep 71.1%
Oct 69.5%
Nov 64.2%
Dec 61.3%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Carrasco?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Uruguay; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Aug 22, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Carrasco, Uruguay is January, followed by November and May. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Carrasco in September. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is slightly extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 59.9 in September means 59.9% of the tourists vs. January.

 

 

Overall Carrasco Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 80.7°F (27.1°C) and 62.9°F (17.2°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 6 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

Winter (June through August)

The middle-year months have cold weather with high temperatures that are brisk. These months see the least precipitation with 4 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Carrasco, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 79.5°F (26.4°C) and 64.1°F (17.8°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 to 7 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Summer (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Carrasco to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 84.9°F (29.4°C) and 79°F (26.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 7 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.

 

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