The best times to visit Pucon for ideal weather are

January 29th to April 15th

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

 

 


Other Pucon Travel Info

Weather in Pucon

Temperature

Average temperatures in Pucon vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 34th 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 Pucon, the hottest months are January, February, and then March. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid January where highs are regularly around 85.3°F (29.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 50.1°F (10.1°C) at night.

Pucon Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Pucon 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.

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Pucon Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Pucon 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 79 61.4 46.8
Feb 79 60.1 46
Mar 78.2 59.7 45.3
Apr 67.9 54.3 44.4
May 60.3 49.8 42.3
Jun 54.9 47.2 41.2
Jul 53.4 46.2 41
Aug 57.3 48.1 42
Sep 59.2 48.7 40.9
Oct 65.1 52.4 42.6
Nov 67.2 54.2 43.4
Dec 72.6 57.9 45.8

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 26.1 16.3 8.2
Feb 26.1 15.6 7.8
Mar 25.7 15.4 7.4
Apr 19.9 12.4 6.9
May 15.7 9.9 5.7
Jun 12.7 8.4 5.1
Jul 11.9 7.9 5
Aug 14.1 8.9 5.6
Sep 15.1 9.3 4.9
Oct 18.4 11.3 5.9
Nov 19.6 12.3 6.3
Dec 22.6 14.4 7.7

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Pucon 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 June with an average of 7 days of significant precipitation the week of June 4th.

When can you find snow in Pucon? 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 Pucon.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Pucon (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 0% 0 0.1
Feb 0% 0 0
Mar 0% 0 0.1
Apr 13% 0 1.6
May 32% 0 6
Jun 57% 0 13.3
Jul 61% 0 11.3
Aug 45% 0 7.8
Sep 40% 0 4.4
Oct 24% 0 4
Nov 13% 0 1.1
Dec 10% 0 1.3

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 0 0 0.3
Feb 0 0 0
Mar 0 0 0.3
Apr 13 0 4.1
May 32 0 15.2
Jun 57 0 33.8
Jul 61 0 28.7
Aug 45 0 19.8
Sep 40 0 11.2
Oct 24 0 10.2
Nov 13 0 2.8
Dec 10 0 3.3

 

Humidity and Wind

Pucon has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is March (60.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (88.2%).

Wind in Pucon is usually calm. The windiest month is July, followed by January and February. July’s average wind speed of around 6.2 knots (7.2 MPH or 11.6 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 to mid February where average top sustained speeds reach 14 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 6.1 Light breeze 12.7 Significant breeze
Feb 5.8 Light breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
Mar 4.8 Light breeze 10.6 Significant breeze
Apr 3.8 Barely noticeable 7.8 Gentle breeze
May 4.6 Light breeze 8.5 Significant breeze
Jun 5.5 Light breeze 9 Gentle breeze
Jul 6.2 Light breeze 10.9 Significant breeze
Aug 5.4 Light breeze 9.7 Gentle breeze
Sep 5.6 Light breeze 10.2 Significant breeze
Oct 5.5 Light breeze 10.1 Gentle breeze
Nov 5.5 Light breeze 10.5 Significant breeze
Dec 5.7 Light breeze 11.4 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 62.8%
Feb 61.7%
Mar 60.5%
Apr 80.7%
May 87.5%
Jun 87.6%
Jul 88.2%
Aug 82.4%
Sep 77%
Oct 70.4%
Nov 71.8%
Dec 68.2%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Pucon?

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 Pucon, Chile is January, followed by March 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 Pucon 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

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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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 54.8 in July means 54.8% of the tourists vs. January.

 

 

Overall Pucon Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 82°F (27.8°C) and 54°F (12.2°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 0 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 brisk. These months see the most precipitation with 14 to 19 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Pucon, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 71.7°F (22.1°C) and 57.8°F (14.3°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 12 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 somewhat cool this time of year in Pucon to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 85.3°F (29.6°C) and 67.1°F (19.5°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 0 to 3 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.

 

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