Climate: Río Gallegos

The prevailing climate in Río Gallegos is known as a local steppe climate. Throughout the year there is little rainfall in Río Gallegos. According to Köppen and Geiger climate is classified as BSk. The average annual temperature in Río Gallegos is 7.2 °C. The average annual rainfall is 239 mm.

Climate graph

Climate graph, Río Gallegos

The driest month is September with 11 mm. Most precipitation falls in January, with an average of 32 mm.

Temperature graph

Temperature graph, Río Gallegos

The warmest month of the year is January with an average temperature of 12.4 °C. In June, the average temperature is 0.8 °C. It is the lowest average temperature of the whole year.

Climate table

Climate table, Río Gallegos

The difference in precipitation between the driest month and the wettest month is 21 mm. The average temperatures vary during the year by 11.6 °C.