Climate in Punta del Este (Maldonado), Uruguay

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.
* Weather data from: Rocha, Uruguay (77 KM, 48 Miles).

Average day and night temperature

The mean minimum and maximum temperatures over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly hours of sunshine

The average monthly total hours of sunshine over the year

Monthly precipitation

The mean monthly precipitation over the year, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Inches

Monthly rainy days

The average number of days each month with rain, snow, hail etc.

Average humidity

The mean monthly relative humidity over the year

Weather Forecasts for Punta del Este (Maldonado)

SUN Dec 05
21°C | 18°C

Patchy rain possible

MON Dec 06
22°C | 17°C

Patchy rain possible

TUE Dec 07
25°C | 16°C


The best time of year to visit Punta del Este in Uruguay

Punta del Este has an oceanic climate. This climate is characterized by relatively mild winters and pleasant warm summer. It never gets extremely hot, because the ocean has a tempering effect on the temperature. In autumn and spring it can rain a lot. At rare times the temperature drops below freezing.

Here are some average weather facts we collected from our historical climate data:

  • During the month of April, October and November you are most likely to experience good weather with pleasant average temperatures that fall between 20 degrees Celsius (68°F) and 25 degrees Celsius (77°F).
  • The warmest month is January with an average maximum temperature of 28°C (82°F).
  • The coldest month is July with an average maximum temperature of 15°C (59°F).
  • March is the most wet month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • December is the driest month.
  • January is the most sunny month.
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