The best times to visit Cuyo for ideal weather are

February 19th to May 6th

or

September 24th 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 Cuyo Travel Info

Weather in Cuyo

Temperature

Average temperatures in Cuyo vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel very nice much of the year, but hot in the summer and cold in the winter 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 Cuyo, the hottest months are January, December, and then February. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid January where highs are regularly around 94.6°F (34.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 66.3°F (19.1°C) at night.

Cuyo Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Cuyo 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.

Cuyo Perceived Temperature (F)

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Cuyo Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Cuyo 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

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan93.678.865.8
Feb89.175.163.2
Mar85.170.659.1
Apr77.96351.5
May68.954.343.4
Jun6448.136
Jul62.446.533.8
Aug6751.238.3
Sep72.757.645.3
Oct80.665.452.4
Nov86.871.958.1
Dec91.776.963.3

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan34.22618.8
Feb31.723.917.3
Mar29.521.415.1
Apr25.517.210.8
May20.512.46.3
Jun17.88.92.2
Jul16.98.11
Aug19.410.73.5
Sep22.614.27.4
Oct2718.611.3
Nov30.422.214.5
Dec33.224.917.4

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Cuyo are July, June, and then May. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid April. For example, on the week of April 16th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late January with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of January 22nd.

When can you find snow in Cuyo? Weather stations report moderate or seasonal snow likely to be deepest around May, especially close to late May. The best time to ski (if at all) in Cuyo is often around around July 16th when fresh powder is deepest. 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 Cuyo.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

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Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan11%01.4
Feb12%01.7
Mar9%01.5
Apr2%00.3
May1%4.30.1
Jun1%00
Jul0%10
Aug2%00.2
Sep2%00.2
Oct5%00.5
Nov9%01.4
Dec10%01.5

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan1103.6
Feb1204.3
Mar903.8
Apr200.8
May110.90.3
Jun100
Jul02.50
Aug200.5
Sep200.5
Oct501.3
Nov903.6
Dec1003.8

 

Humidity and Wind

Cuyo has some comfortably humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is November (32.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is May (51.9%).

Wind in Cuyo is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is November, followed by October and December. November’s average wind speed of around 4.8 knots (5.5 MPH or 8.8 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 early November where average top sustained speeds reach 10.3 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Avg. Relative Humidity

Wind

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

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Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

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

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan4.3Light breeze9Gentle breeze
Feb3.9Barely noticeable8.2Gentle breeze
Mar3.5Barely noticeable8Gentle breeze
Apr3.2Barely noticeable7.3Gentle breeze
May2.9Barely noticeable6.9Gentle breeze
Jun3.1Barely noticeable6.5Light breeze
Jul3.3Barely noticeable7.2Gentle breeze
Aug3.7Barely noticeable7.5Gentle breeze
Sep4.4Light breeze8.5Gentle breeze
Oct4.7Light breeze8.8Gentle breeze
Nov4.8Light breeze9.4Gentle breeze
Dec4.6Light breeze9Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan38.1%
Feb45.3%
Mar49.4%
Apr48.2%
May51.9%
Jun45.1%
Jul39.8%
Aug37.8%
Sep35.9%
Oct34.3%
Nov32.3%
Dec35.1%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Cuyo?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Argentina; 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 24, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Cuyo, Argentina 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 Cuyo 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

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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 somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 19.4 in May means 19.4% of the tourists vs. November.

 

 

Overall Cuyo Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 88°F (31.1°C) and 64.3°F (17.9°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 least precipitation with 0 to 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Cuyo, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 89°F (31.7°C) and 71.8°F (22.1°C), which will feel very nice 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 Cuyo to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 94.6°F (34.8°C) and 85.6°F (29.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: consistently 3 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.

 

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