Weather in Antofagasta: temperature and probability of rain for this October 5

Temperature, probability of rain, cloudiness and ultraviolet rays are some of the data you should know before leaving home.  (Infobae/Jovani Pérez)
Temperature, probability of rain, cloudiness and ultraviolet rays are some of the data you should know before leaving home. (Infobae/Jovani Pérez)

Spring, summer, autumn or winter, currently it does not matter what season of the year it is due to the recent climate change that makes an afternoon of scorching sun change in the blink of an eye into a storm.

Finding out about the weather has become a habit among many people to know what clothes to wear, what shoes to choose, plan a trip or decide whether or not to carry an umbrella. Below we present the weather in Antofagasta.

The probability of rain For this Thursday in Antofagasta it is 0% during the day and 1% throughout the night.

Meanwhile, cloudiness will be 52% during the day and 16% during the night.

As to temperature A maximum of 19 degrees and a minimum of 14 degrees is forecast in this region. Ultraviolet rays are expected to reach a level of up to 11.

While wind gusts will reach 28 kilometers per hour during the day and 18 kilometers per hour at night.

Being located in the north of Chile, next to the coast of the Pacific Ocean and near the Coastal Mountain Range, Antofagasta presents a mainly cold desert weather state.

This means that in the coastal city winters are cold and summers are warmwhile the rainfall is scarce all year.

In Antofagasta the medium temperature It is around 16 degrees Celsius.

The maximum temperature average in the city reaches 20 degrees Celsius and the minimum temperature average drops to 14 degrees Celsius.

In this Chilean city there is no rainy seasonIn any case, the month with the most tendency to have rain is September.

The city of Antofagasta has a mainly arid climate.  (REUTERS)
The city of Antofagasta has a mainly arid climate. (REUTERS)

In Chili are present extreme weather conditions, from very cold to very hotdue to its geographical location and its particular territorial extension.

North of Chilefrom the region of Arica and Parinacota, to Valparaíso, three types of climate stand out: tundra and desert in their cold and warm variants.

The tundra It is characterized by a dry and always cold climate that occurs throughout the entire eastern part of the northern part of the Chilean country, on the borders with Bolivia and Argentina.

He hot desert It is the one that predominates in the majority of the northern region of the country, it is characterized by having mild winters with nights that drop to zero degrees Celsius, with very hot summers and little rain.

Meanwhile he cold desert It is felt in the coastal regions of northern Chile, where the winters are very cold and the summers warm, here too the precipitation is very scarce.

In the center of the Chilean countryfrom the southern part of Valparaíso and up to Bío Bío, the two main climates are the cold semi-arid, the Mediterranean and the Mediterranean with cool summers.

He cold semiarid It appears in the most northwestern part of the central part of the country, where the winters are very cold, the summers are warm or temperate, and the rains are scarce.

The weather Mediterranean It is the most abundant in the center of the country and is characterized by mild winters, warm summers and a marked rainy season.

For his part, the Mediterranean with cool summers The area most central in Chile appears, the only difference with the previous climate is that its summers are cool, as its name says.

In the southern part of Chilefrom Araucanía and up to Magallanes, the predominant climates are tundra, cold semiarid and oceanic.

He oceanic It is the main climate of the southern part, where the winters are cold and the summer is cool, with rain practically all year round.


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