When is the best time to go to Calama, Chile?

Climate diagram

Climate diagram for Calama in ChileThe climate diagram for Calama in Chile contains temperature minimum and maxima for each month as well as average precipitation (rain). It was created using historical data from the last 30 years.JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec°C-505101520mm051015202530
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Population
2,266 m
Elevation

Statistics

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sunshine
Days with full cloud cover
Days with rain
Days with frost
Relative humidity 44.4 % 49 % 48.8 % 40.9 % 35.5 % 35.2 % 34.3 % 32.7 % 34 % 34.2 % 33.7 % 38.7 %
Sea surface temperature 22.1 °C 22.5 °C 21.7 °C 20.3 °C 19 °C 17.8 °C 16.6 °C 16.1 °C 16.3 °C 17.3 °C 18.8 °C 20.6 °C
Windspeed 3.2 m/s 3 m/s 2.9 m/s 2.8 m/s 2.9 m/s 3 m/s 3 m/s 3.2 m/s 3.4 m/s 3.5 m/s 3.4 m/s 3.4 m/s

Summary for Calama

When is the best time to visit Calama?
  • The very best time to go is in May, in August and in October
  • Still good is from April to May and from August to November
  • This is purely from a climate diagram point of view of course.
Temperature Analysis
  • Average temperatures range from 6.6 °C to 13.4 °C. The yearly temperature variation is 6.9 °C
  • Average daily temperature variation is 13 °C
  • There is no time of the year without temperature stress.
  • There is low temperature stress from August to May.
  • Highest temperature stress is from June to July.
  • Clearest sky and the most sunshine is from May to August.
Precipitation Analysis
  • Monthly precipitation ranges from 0 mm to 25 mm. The yearly variation of precipitation is 25 mm.
  • There is a wet season and a dry season.
  • Most rain is from January to February, the least rain is from April to November.
  • The average month has 1.8 days of rain.
  • There is a high variation in terms of days with rain per month per year.
  • Most days with rain are in February, the least are from April to November.