Average weather in January in Santiago (Metropolitan Region), Chile

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Santiago in January is 12.0°C (53.6°F). The amount of rain in January is extremely low with an average of 0mm (0.0in). This makes it the driest month of the year. It rains on average a total of 0 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 29.9°C (85.82°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Santiago with 365 hours of sun.


So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Santiago might want to wear dresses, tops, T-shirts and skirts made of cotton or linen. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool on a hot day.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in January look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in January

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 12 °C
Max Temperature 29 °C
Chance of Rain 0%
Precipitation 0mm
Rainy Days 0
Sunshine Hours 365

Where to stay in Santiago

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in .

Swimming
10/10
Cycling
8/10
Walking
8/10
Barbeque
10/10
Camping
10/10
Outdoor sports
8/10

Weather Forecasts for Santiago (Metropolitan Region)

TUE Jan 18
31°C | 13°C
Sunny

Sunny

WED Jan 19
32°C | 13°C
Sunny

Sunny

THU Jan 20
31°C | 13°C
Sunny

Sunny

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