Weather in Torres del paine & Patagonia - What to pack for your trip

Torres del Paine weather

What is the Weather like in Torres del Paine?

Torres del Paine weather is notoriously changeable, with not only extremes in temperatures – ranging from 34°F (1°C) to 66°F (19°C) – but also in day-to-day sunshine, wind and rain, sometimes even in the same afternoon. We would highly recommend bringing suitable clothing for all seasons, though particularly be sure to include windbreakers and protective gear wherever possible.

Average temperatures for Torres del Paine, Patagonia in Chile

What Should I Pack for the Patagonia Weather?

When you travel to Patagonia, you should prepare for all kinds of weather: wind, sun and showers, as you never know what the day will bring! Take a look at our suggestions regarding clothing to help you prepare for your trip to Torres del Paine in Patagonia, Chile.

Dress in layers for excursions

Layer 1
  • Comfortable thermal underwear.
  • Hiking socks
Layer 2
  • Hiking pants
  • Polar fleece for extreme conditions and climate
Layer 3
  • Insulated jacket for mountain conditions.
Layer 4
  • Waterproof jacket
  • Rain pants (Gore-Tex, h2no or similar)

There isn’t a dress code at the hotel, though a smart/casual approach for dinner would not be out of place.

IMPORTANT: From May 16, 2020 Australian Passport holders need a visa to enter Chile. This must be obtained online here

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