San Pedro de Atacama weather in March (Antofagasta Region, Chile)
What can you expect from the weather in San Pedro de Atacama during March? Wondering if it's an optimal time for a visit? This page provides detailed information on the weather conditions for that month.
In San Pedro de Atacama, March is characterized by high temperatures and low rainfall. Throughout the daytime, temperatures often hover around 73°F (show in °C). However, as the sun sets and evening approaches, there's a noticeable cool-down, with temperatures gently dropping to a more temperate 47°F.
San Pedro de Atacama in March usually receives low rainfall, averaging around 0.9 inches (show in mm) for the month. When we look at the climate data from the last 30 years, we can expect around 8 days of rain.
If you're inclined towards comfortable temperatures and drier conditions, March is a prime time to visit San Pedro de Atacama. January, February, March, April, May, August, September, October, November and December typically offer the best circumstances. While June and July tend to showcase less optimal conditions.
For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized San Pedro de Atacama climate page with graphs.
San Pedro de Atacama, monthly averages in March
Where to go in Chile in MarchFind out more about the weather in Chile in March and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.
So, what should you wear in San Pedro de Atacama in March?For visitors traveling to San Pedro de Atacama, we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings.
What To Do
We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in March.
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