The best times to visit Punta Del Diablo for ideal weather are

February 26th to May 27th

or

September 3rd 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 Punta Del Diablo Travel Info

Weather in Punta Del Diablo

Temperature

Average temperatures in Punta Del Diablo vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 46th 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 Punta Del Diablo, 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 85.8°F (29.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 63.8°F (17.7°C) at night.

Punta Del Diablo Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Punta Del Diablo 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.

Punta Del Diablo Perceived Temperature (F)

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Punta Del Diablo Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Punta Del Diablo 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)
Jan8573.262.5
Feb83.572.663.3
Mar79.468.859.2
Apr74.763.953.4
May68.358.248.5
Jun62.852.242.6
Jul61.350.741.1
Aug64.15444.6
Sep66.856.547.8
Oct71.360.851.6
Nov77.265.355
Dec82.97159.7

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan29.422.916.9
Feb28.622.617.4
Mar26.320.415.1
Apr23.717.711.9
May20.214.69.2
Jun17.111.25.9
Jul16.310.45.1
Aug17.812.27
Sep19.313.68.8
Oct21.81610.9
Nov25.118.512.8
Dec28.321.715.4

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Punta Del Diablo are April, December, 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 early to mid July. For example, on the week of July 9th 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 3 days of significant precipitation the week of February 19th.

When can you find snow in Punta Del Diablo? 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 Punta Del Diablo.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Punta Del Diablo (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan18%04.8
Feb29%05.6
Mar22%06.2
Apr14%02.6
May20%03.5
Jun16%03.5
Jul17%03.6
Aug19%04.3
Sep20%04.8
Oct18%03.9
Nov17%03.7
Dec15%03.7

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan18012.2
Feb29014.2
Mar22015.7
Apr1406.6
May2008.9
Jun1608.9
Jul1709.1
Aug19010.9
Sep20012.2
Oct1809.9
Nov1709.4
Dec1509.4

 

Humidity and Wind

Punta Del Diablo has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is December (60.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is May (72.2%).

Wind in Punta Del Diablo is usually calm. The windiest month is September, followed by November and October. September’s average wind speed of around 6.1 knots (7.1 MPH or 11.4 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 January where average top sustained speeds reach 12.8 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Punta Del Diablo.

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Wind

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

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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.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan5.7Light breeze11.5Significant breeze
Feb5.2Light breeze10.8Gentle breeze
Mar4.6Light breeze10Significant breeze
Apr4.3Light breeze9.5Gentle breeze
May4.1Light breeze9.2Significant breeze
Jun4.4Light breeze9.7Gentle breeze
Jul4.7Light breeze9.8Significant breeze
Aug5.6Light breeze11.1Significant breeze
Sep6.1Light breeze11.8Significant breeze
Oct6.1Light breeze11.7Significant breeze
Nov6.1Light breeze11.8Significant breeze
Dec6Light breeze11.6Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan62%
Feb67.2%
Mar70.3%
Apr67.7%
May72.2%
Jun71.4%
Jul71.2%
Aug71.4%
Sep72.1%
Oct70.7%
Nov66%
Dec60.6%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Punta Del Diablo?

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 Punta Del Diablo, 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 Punta Del Diablo 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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 60.1 in September means 60.1% of the tourists vs. January.

 

 

Overall Punta Del Diablo Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 81.4°F (27.4°C) and 63.3°F (17.4°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 7 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 5 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Punta Del Diablo, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 79.2°F (26.2°C) and 65.8°F (18.8°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 to 6 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 Punta Del Diablo to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 85.8°F (29.9°C) and 79.6°F (26.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 8 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.

 

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