The best times to visit Talcahuano for ideal weather are

November 19th 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.



Other Talcahuano Travel Info

Weather in Talcahuano


Average temperatures in Talcahuano vary little. 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 somewhat temperate — in the 45th 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 Talcahuano, 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 75.1°F (23.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 52.2°F (11.2°C) at night.

Talcahuano Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Talcahuano 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.

Talcahuano Perceived Temperature (F)


Talcahuano Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Talcahuano 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 74.5 62.6 52.6
Feb 73.3 61.6 52
Mar 72.1 60.1 50
Apr 67 55.4 46.5
May 61.4 51.9 45.1
Jun 58 49.8 43.5
Jul 56.2 48.1 41.7
Aug 57.3 49.4 42.7
Sep 60.7 51.2 42.9
Oct 63.8 53.9 45
Nov 67.5 56.9 47.1
Dec 71.4 60.3 50.4

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 23.6 17 11.4
Feb 22.9 16.4 11.1
Mar 22.3 15.6 10
Apr 19.4 13 8.1
May 16.3 11.1 7.3
Jun 14.4 9.9 6.4
Jul 13.4 8.9 5.4
Aug 14.1 9.7 5.9
Sep 15.9 10.7 6.1
Oct 17.7 12.2 7.2
Nov 19.7 13.8 8.4
Dec 21.9 15.7 10.2



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Talcahuano are January, March, and then December. 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 June with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of June 11th.

When can you find snow in Talcahuano? 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 Talcahuano.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 3% 0 0.5
Feb 5% 0 0.6
Mar 4% 0 0.6
Apr 7% 0 1.4
May 20% 0 5.6
Jun 30% 0 6.2
Jul 34% 0 6.1
Aug 29% 0 6
Sep 14% 0 2.4
Oct 11% 0 1.2
Nov 8% 0 0.7
Dec 4% 0 0.6

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 3 0 1.3
Feb 5 0 1.5
Mar 4 0 1.5
Apr 7 0 3.6
May 20 0 14.2
Jun 30 0 15.7
Jul 34 0 15.5
Aug 29 0 15.2
Sep 14 0 6.1
Oct 11 0 3
Nov 8 0 1.8
Dec 4 0 1.5


Humidity and Wind

Talcahuano has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is January (65.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is May (81.7%).

Wind in Talcahuano is usually calm. The windiest month is January, followed by November and December. January’s average wind speed of around 8 knots (9.2 MPH or 14.8 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid January where average top sustained speeds reach 16.3 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 8 Gentle breeze 15.1 Significant breeze
Feb 7.4 Gentle breeze 14.2 Significant breeze
Mar 6.5 Light breeze 13.3 Significant breeze
Apr 5.6 Light breeze 11.8 Significant breeze
May 5.9 Light breeze 11.6 Significant breeze
Jun 6.6 Light breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
Jul 6.7 Light breeze 13.2 Significant breeze
Aug 7.1 Gentle breeze 13.5 Significant breeze
Sep 6.5 Light breeze 13.1 Significant breeze
Oct 6.6 Light breeze 13.1 Significant breeze
Nov 7.7 Gentle breeze 14.4 Significant breeze
Dec 7.6 Gentle breeze 14 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 65.7%
Feb 68.2%
Mar 70.2%
Apr 76.1%
May 81.7%
Jun 80.4%
Jul 79.5%
Aug 76.1%
Sep 73.2%
Oct 70.2%
Nov 66.7%
Dec 66.1%


Is it Safe to Travel to Talcahuano?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Dec 04, 2023 there are travel warnings for Chile; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Dec 04, 2023.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Talcahuano, 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 Talcahuano 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 somewhat 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 Talcahuano Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 72.9°F (22.7°C) and 59.5°F (15.3°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 6 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 9 to 11 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Talcahuano, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 69.3°F (20.7°C) and 59.3°F (15.2°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 2 to 4 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 Talcahuano to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 75.1°F (23.9°C) and 70°F (21.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: consistently 1 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.


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