Uruguay weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Uruguay

The best time to visit in Uruguay is from January until April and November and December, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Uruguay is 28°C in January and the lowest is 13°C in July.

Uruguay has the oceanic climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Uruguay or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Uruguay by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 28 27 24 21 18 14 13 15 16 19 22 26
Precipitation (mm) 45 61 56 38 41 38 64 56 57 49 62 52
Climate data from city: Montevideo

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14 day weather forecast Uruguay

The weather for in Uruguay will be 20° till 28° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

The weather forecast for Uruguay is based on the weather conditions in the city of Montevideo.

Weather forecast this week

Saturday 16 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
17°
17° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 9
Sunday 17 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
17° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 9
Monday 18 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
17° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 9
Tuesday 19 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
10°
17° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 9
Wednesday 20 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
10°
17° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 9
Thursday 21 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
11°
17° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 9
Friday 22 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
12°
17° 1.6 mm 35% 4 m/s 4

Weather forecast next week

Saturday 23 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
17°
12°
17° 26.3 mm 95% 4 m/s 5
Sunday 24 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
18°
11°
17° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 7
Monday 25 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
17° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 10
Tuesday 26 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
12°
17° 0 mm 0% 4 m/s 6
Wednesday 27 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
17°
17° 0 mm 0% 6 m/s 2
Thursday 28 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
17°
17° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 2
Friday 29 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
17°
17° 0 mm 0% 4 m/s 2

Climate Uruguay

Uruguay has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Uruguay is 20° degrees and there is about 620 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 206 days a year with an average humidity of 75% and an UV-index of 5.

Climate table of Uruguay

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 28 27 24 21 18 14 13 15 16 19 22 26
Night temp. (°C) 20 20 17 15 13 10 9 10 11 13 15 18
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 45 61 56 38 41 38 64 56 57 49 62 52
Days with rain 9 11 12 11 10 8 12 11 10 11 11 11
Dry days 22 17 19 19 21 22 19 20 20 20 19 20
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 11 9 9 8 6 6 6 8 8 9 11 11
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 3 4 3 3 3
UV-index 6 5 6 4 4 4 3 4 4 5 5 6
Climate data from city: Montevideo

Uruguay weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Uruguay? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Uruguay?

Uruguay lies in a straight line about 10,311 km from New Zealand (Wellington → Montevideo).

How long is the flight to Uruguay?

The flight time from Auckland Airport to Uruguay is approximately 13 h. 30 min.

What are the largest airports in Uruguay?

These are the largest airports in Uruguay:

  • Carrasco International /General C L Berisso Airport – Montevideo

How many inhabitants are there in Uruguay?

Uruguay has approximately 3,493,205 inhabitants.

How big is Uruguay?

The area of Uruguay is around 176,220 km². It is slightly smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Uruguay?

The capital of Uruguay is Montevideo.

What is the currency of Uruguay?

In Uruguay the Uruguayan peso (UYU) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 16 October 2021

  • 1 Uruguayan peso = 29.48 New Zealand dollar
  • 1 New Zealand dollar = 0.034 Uruguayan peso
  • 10 Uruguayan peso = 294.75 New Zealand dollar
  • 10 New Zealand dollar = 0.34 Uruguayan peso
  • 100 Uruguayan peso = 2,947.53 New Zealand dollar
  • 100 New Zealand dollar = 3.39 Uruguayan peso

What is the area code of Uruguay?

The area code to call Uruguay is +598.