Uruguay
Weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Uruguay

The best time to visit 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 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 Uruguay weather 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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Uruguay weather

The Uruguay weather for will be 12° till 21° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain. The water temperature is 9°C.

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

5-day weather forecast Uruguay

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Tuesday
28 june
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12°C
7°C
26.8 mm
95%
4 Bft
SW
9°C
1
Wednesday
29 june
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16°C
5°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
NW
9°C
4
Thursday
30 june
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15°C
6°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
SW
9°C
4
Friday
1 july
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13°C
5°C
0.3 mm
10%
5 Bft
ENE
9°C
2
Saturday
2 july
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13°C
10°C
7.8 mm
80%
4 Bft
SW
9°C
2

View the 14 day weather forecast for Uruguay


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.

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 Uruguay weather like in a given month? 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 6,740 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Montevideo).

How long is the flight to Uruguay?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Uruguay is approximately 9 h. 20 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 7x 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 28 June 2022

  • 1 South African rand = 2.76 Uruguayan peso
  • 1 Uruguayan peso = 0.36 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 276.37 Uruguayan peso
  • 100 Uruguayan peso = 36.18 South African rand

What is the area code of Uruguay?

The area code to call Uruguay is +598.