Punta del Este
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Punta del Este

The best time to visit in Punta del Este in Uruguay is from January until April and November and December, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Punta del Este is 26°C in January and the lowest is 13°C in July. The water temperature is between 13°C and 25°C.

Punta del Este has the oceanic climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Punta del Este 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 weather Punta del Este by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 26 25 23 21 18 14 13 15 16 18 21 24
Water temperature (°C) 25 24 24 22 19 17 13 14 15 18 21 22
Precipitation (mm) 45 59 55 39 48 40 64 63 45 45 52 58



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14 day weather forecast Punta del Este

The weather for Punta del Este will be 26° till 30° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Tuesday
18 january
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22°C
20°C
12.8 mm
80%
7 Bft
O
23°C
1
Wednesday
19 january
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26°C
20°C
1.1 mm
25%
6 Bft
O
23°C
1
Thursday
20 january
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29°C
22°C
5.8 mm
65%
5 Bft
ONO
23°C
2
Friday
21 january
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29°C
22°C
5.5 mm
65%
5 Bft
O
23°C
1
Saturday
22 january
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28°C
22°C
14.9 mm
85%
3 Bft
O
23°C
1
Sunday
23 january
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29°C
22°C
0.2 mm
20%
2 Bft
ZZO
23°C
3
Monday
24 january
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30°C
22°C
1.6 mm
35%
2 Bft
O
23°C
3
Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Tuesday
25 january
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26°C
22°C
28.1 mm
90%
3 Bft
ZZW
23°C
3
Wednesday
26 january
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31°C
22°C
5.3 mm
65%
3 Bft
OZO
23°C
3
Thursday
27 january
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28°C
21°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
Z
23°C
3
Friday
28 january
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29°C
16°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
O
23°C
3
Saturday
29 january
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21°C
17°C
2.1 mm
40%
3 Bft
O
23°C
3
Sunday
30 january
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26°C
17°C
1.3 mm
30%
3 Bft
ZO
23°C
3
Monday
31 january
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30°C
17°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
O
23°C
3

Climate Punta del Este

Punta del Este has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Punta del Este is 19° degrees and there is about 611 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 203 days a year with an average humidity of 76% and an UV-index of 5.

Climate table of Punta del Este

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 26 25 23 21 18 14 13 15 16 18 21 24
Night temp. (°C) 20 20 19 17 14 11 10 11 12 13 15 18
Water temp. (°C) 25 24 24 22 19 17 13 14 15 18 21 22
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 45 59 55 39 48 40 64 63 45 45 52 58
Days with rain 10 12 15 13 11 9 11 10 10 11 11 11
Dry days 21 16 16 17 20 21 20 21 20 20 19 20
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 11 9 8 8 5 6 5 7 7 9 10 11
Wind force (Bft) 4 4 4 4 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 4
UV-index 6 6 6 4 4 4 3 4 4 5 5 6

Punta del Este weather by month

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Punta del Este?

Punta del Este is located in Uruguay. It lies in a straight line at 6,831 miles from London.

The coordinates of Punta del Este are:

  • Latitude: -34.947473
  • Longitude: -54.933818

The GPS coordinates are 34° 56' S, 54° 56' W

How long is the flight to Punta del Este?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Punta del Este is approximately 13 h. 50 min.

What are the nearest airports to Punta del Este?

These are the airports closests to Punta del Este:

  • Carrasco International /General C L Berisso Airport (63 mi) — Montevideo
  • Santa Teresita Airport (149 mi) — Santa Teresita

How many inhabitants are there in Punta del Este?

Punta del Este has approximately 159,000 inhabitants.

How big is Punta del Este?

The area of Punta del Este is around 525 mi².

What is the currency of Punta del Este?

In Punta del Este the Uruguayan peso (UYU) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 18 January 2022

  • 1 British pound = 56.50 Uruguayan peso
  • 1 Uruguayan peso = 0.018 British pound
  • 100 British pound = 5,649.93 Uruguayan peso
  • 100 Uruguayan peso = 1.77 British pound

What is the area code of Punta del Este?

The area code to call Punta del Este is +598.