The best times to visit El Encon for ideal weather are

February 19th to May 13th


August 27th to October 28th

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



Other El Encon Travel Info

Weather in El Encon


Average temperatures in El Encon vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a low chance of precipitation most 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 El Encon, the hottest months are December, January, and then November. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late December where highs are regularly around 87.2°F (30.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 62.1°F (16.7°C) at night.

El Encon Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


El Encon Temperatures (Celsius)


“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.

El Encon Perceived Temperature (F)


El Encon Perceived Temperature (C)



Average El Encon 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 83.4 70.7 61.8
Feb 81.6 69.9 62.1
Mar 78.4 67 59.3
Apr 75.7 63.1 54.5
May 71 56.3 46.1
Jun 69 52 38.9
Jul 70.3 50.5 35.2
Aug 74.2 54.8 39.2
Sep 78.5 61 46.3
Oct 83.4 67.1 54.1
Nov 85.3 70 58.1
Dec 85.1 71.1 61.1

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 28.6 21.5 16.6
Feb 27.6 21.1 16.7
Mar 25.8 19.4 15.2
Apr 24.3 17.3 12.5
May 21.7 13.5 7.8
Jun 20.6 11.1 3.8
Jul 21.3 10.3 1.8
Aug 23.4 12.7 4
Sep 25.8 16.1 7.9
Oct 28.6 19.5 12.3
Nov 29.6 21.1 14.5
Dec 29.5 21.7 16.2



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in El Encon are August, September, 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 May to early June. For example, on the week of May 28th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid February with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of February 19th.

When can you find snow in El Encon? Weather stations report a very small amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around July, especially close to mid July. The best time to ski (if at all) in El Encon 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 El Encon.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 40% 0 8.5
Feb 42% 0 7.7
Mar 32% 0 6
Apr 15% 0 2.6
May 3% 0 0.3
Jun 1% 0 0.4
Jul 3% 0.4 1.1
Aug 0% 0 0.1
Sep 1% 0 0.1
Oct 6% 0 1.2
Nov 19% 0 1.9
Dec 33% 0 6.6

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 40 0 21.6
Feb 42 0 19.6
Mar 32 0 15.2
Apr 15 0 6.6
May 3 0 0.8
Jun 1 0 1
Jul 3 1 2.8
Aug 0 0 0.3
Sep 1 0 0.3
Oct 6 0 3
Nov 19 0 4.8
Dec 33 0 16.8


Humidity and Wind

El Encon has some very humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is September (39.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is March (75.3%).

Wind in El Encon is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is October, followed by November and September. October’s average wind speed of around 5 knots (5.7 MPH or 9.2 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 13.4 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

Avg. Relative Humidity


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

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.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 3.7 Barely noticeable 10.8 Gentle breeze
Feb 3.6 Barely noticeable 10.3 Gentle breeze
Mar 3.3 Barely noticeable 9 Gentle breeze
Apr 3.3 Barely noticeable 8.8 Gentle breeze
May 3.2 Barely noticeable 8.9 Gentle breeze
Jun 3.4 Barely noticeable 9 Gentle breeze
Jul 3.7 Barely noticeable 9.8 Gentle breeze
Aug 4.2 Light breeze 11 Significant breeze
Sep 4.6 Light breeze 11.6 Gentle breeze
Oct 5 Light breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
Nov 4.9 Light breeze 12.9 Gentle breeze
Dec 4 Light breeze 11.1 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 68.1%
Feb 73.1%
Mar 75.3%
Apr 73.5%
May 70.4%
Jun 62.1%
Jul 52.6%
Aug 41.4%
Sep 39.3%
Oct 46.1%
Nov 51.3%
Dec 61.3%


Is it Safe to Travel to El Encon?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Dec 04, 2023 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 Nov 21, 2023.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in El Encon, Argentina is January, followed by April and November. 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 El Encon in July. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 47.9 in July means 47.9% of the tourists vs. January.



Overall El Encon Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 80.1°F (26.7°C) and 66.7°F (19.3°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 1 to 10 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Winter (June through August)

The middle-year months have cold weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 0 to 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in El Encon, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 87.2°F (30.7°C) and 77.9°F (25.5°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 0 to 6 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Summer (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in El Encon to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 85.8°F (29.9°C) and 79.3°F (26.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 10 to 12 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.


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