The best times to visit Colchagua Valley Wine Route for ideal weather are
October 15th to April 8th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Colchagua Valley Wine Route Travel Guide
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Weather in Colchagua Valley Wine Route
Average temperatures in Colchagua Valley Wine Route vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 55th 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 Colchagua Valley Wine Route, the hottest months are January, February, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid January where highs are regularly around 88.4°F (31.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 55.4°F (13°C) at night.
Colchagua Valley Wine Route Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Colchagua Valley Wine Route Temperatures (Celsius)
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.
Colchagua Valley Wine Route Perceived Temperature (F)
Colchagua Valley Wine Route Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Colchagua Valley Wine Route 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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Colchagua Valley Wine Route are January, February, and then March. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid August with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of August 6th.
When can you find snow in Colchagua Valley Wine Route? 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 Colchagua Valley Wine Route.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Colchagua Valley Wine Route (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Colchagua Valley Wine Route has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is January (42.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (78%).
Wind in Colchagua Valley Wine Route is usually calm. The windiest month is January, followed by November and December. January’s average wind speed of around 6.7 knots (7.7 MPH or 12.4 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late November to early December where average top sustained speeds reach 11 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Colchagua Valley Wine Route.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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||6.7||Light breeze||10.6||Gentle breeze|
|Feb||6.2||Light breeze||9.8||Gentle breeze|
|Mar||5.8||Light breeze||9.2||Gentle breeze|
|Apr||5||Light breeze||8||Gentle breeze|
|May||4.5||Light breeze||7.4||Gentle breeze|
|Jun||5||Light breeze||8.1||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||4.8||Light breeze||7.8||Gentle breeze|
|Aug||5.2||Light breeze||8.7||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||5.2||Light breeze||8.5||Gentle breeze|
|Oct||5.9||Light breeze||9.4||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||6.7||Light breeze||10.1||Gentle breeze|
|Dec||6.6||Light breeze||10.5||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Colchagua Valley Wine Route?
Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Chile; 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 Sep 05, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Colchagua Valley Wine Route, Chile is November, followed by September and December. 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 Colchagua Valley Wine Route in May. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Colchagua Valley Wine Route Travel Experience by Season
Fall (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 84.5°F (29.2°C) and 58.3°F (14.6°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 0 to 3 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 most precipitation with 3 to 5 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Colchagua Valley Wine Route, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.
Spring (September through November)
Spring daily highs range from 81.7°F (27.6°C) and 63.6°F (17.6°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 3 days per month. Tourism is the busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be higher priced.
Summer (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Colchagua Valley Wine Route to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 88.4°F (31.3°C) and 82.7°F (28.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 1 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.