Let me help you to choose the best time to enjoy Puerto Madryn and the Peninsula Valdes area. Of course, the weather is not the only variable to check when you organize your trip to this area. More important is the sea life and another fauna season.
But weather is important, in order to work on what to pack and prepare your suitcase for example. Take a look at the following graphic and important information:
TEMPERATURES IN PUERTO MADRYN AND PENINSULA VALDES
You will find the highest temperatures during the summer season, it`s November, December, January, and February, and of course lower during winter, with minimum temperatures of 2-3 degrees during July and August. Of course, it`s Patagonia, but the ocean is important to avoid extreme temperatures in summer and winter, for that reason, average temperatures do not go over 26-27 degrees and neither below 2
Of course, Puerto Madryn a coastline city will receive a high influence from the ocean, and humidity is usually high. It`s not an important point for me, but could be important for you, so take a look to the following graphic with the average percentage of humidity during the year in Puerto Maryn and Peninsula Valdes:
And what about rainfall in Puerto Madryn? It`s a rainy place? No, definitely not, as many places in Patagonia, except those located close to the Andes with a high level of rains, Puerto Madryn and Peninsula Valdes are dry places with low levels of rainy days. May is the month with more rains, with 23.8mm, and of course, the summer season (November to January) is the month with fewer rains (around 10 mm).
Daylight and sunshine
An important point is the number of hours with daylight. In Patagonia, the summer season offers large days, with many hours to enjoy activities. So, November, December, January and February are the months with more daylight. Take a look to the following graphic
Finally, if you`re interested in diving, fishing, or some other sea activity, the temperature of the sea can be important for you. Take a look at the information below with average sea temperatures in the area of Puerto Madryn and Peninsula Valdes.
For more information about Puerto Madryn and Peninsula Valdes, just take a look to our website peninsulavaldes.com and of course, here in www.ripioturismo.com we`re at your disposal for any special requirement you need.