Chile precipitation in May

In Chile in May precipitation ranges from almost none in Pica with 0.5mm (0.02 inches) of rainfall to heavy in Chaitén with 494mm (19 inches) of rainfall.

Where and how much does it rain in Chile in May?

Find the average total precipitation in May for the most popular destinations in Chile on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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Legend heavy rainfall high moderate low almost none
Heavy rainfall has been defined as more than 160 mm (6.3") precipitation. High: 90mm (3.5") to 160mm (6.3"). Moderate: 30mm (1.2") to 90mm (3.5". Low: 5mm (0.2") to 30mm (1.2").

  • How much does it rain in Chile in May?
  • In general in May rainfall is moderate in Santiago. By moderate you can think of between 30mm (1.2") and 90mm (3.5") of rain. This means regular wet days, but also regular dry days throughout the month.

  • What is the wettest city in May in Chile?
  • According to our data the wettest location is Chaitén with an average precipitation of 494mm (19 inches).

  • What is the driest city in May in Chile?
  • The driest place is Pica with an average precipitation of 0.5mm (0.02 inches) according to our data.

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