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Average Weather in San Blas de los Sauces Argentina

In San Blas de los Sauces, the summers are long and hot; the winters are short, cold, and dry; and it is mostly clear year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 40°F to 89°F and is rarely below 31°F or above 98°F.

Based on the tourism score, the best times of year to visit San Blas de los Sauces for warm-weather activities are from mid February to late April and from late September to mid December.

Climate Summary

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Temperature

The hot season lasts for 4.2 months, from October 31 to March 5, with an average daily high temperature above 85°F. The hottest day of the year is December 28, with an average high of 89°F and low of 68°F.

The cool season lasts for 2.7 months, from May 18 to August 9, with an average daily high temperature below 70°F. The coldest day of the year is July 11, with an average low of 40°F and high of 66°F.

Average High and Low Temperature

Average High and Low Temperature in San Blas de los SauceshothotcoolJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0°F0°F10°F10°F20°F20°F30°F30°F40°F40°F50°F50°F60°F60°F70°F70°F80°F80°F90°F90°F100°F100°FJul 1166°FJul 1166°FDec 2889°FDec 2889°F40°F40°F68°F68°FOct 3185°FOct 3185°FMar 585°FMar 585°FMay 1870°FMay 1870°FAug 970°FAug 970°F61°F61°F65°F65°F48°F48°F43°F43°FNowNow
The daily average high (red line) and low (blue line) temperature, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands. The thin dotted lines are the corresponding average perceived temperatures.

The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the entire year of hourly average temperatures. The horizontal axis is the day of the year, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.

Average Hourly Temperature

Average Hourly Temperature in San Blas de los SaucesJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec12 AM12 AM4 AM4 AM8 AM8 AM12 PM12 PM4 PM4 PM8 PM8 PM12 AM12 AMNowNowvery coldcoldcoldcoolcomfortablecomfortablewarmwarmhothot
frigid 15°F freezing 32°F very cold 45°F cold 55°F cool 65°F comfortable 75°F warm 85°F hot 95°F sweltering
The average hourly temperature, color coded into bands. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Jan Kempdorp, South Africa (5,441 miles away) and Dalby, Australia (7,840 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to San Blas de los Sauces (view comparison).

Clouds

In San Blas de los Sauces, the average percentage of the sky covered by clouds experiences mild seasonal variation over the course of the year.

The clearer part of the year in San Blas de los Sauces begins around July 12 and lasts for 5.5 months, ending around December 27. On September 27, the clearest day of the year, the sky is clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 85% of the time, and overcast or mostly cloudy 15% of the time.

The cloudier part of the year begins around December 27 and lasts for 6.5 months, ending around July 12. On June 10, the cloudiest day of the year, the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy 31% of the time, and clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 69% of the time.

Cloud Cover Categories

Cloud Cover Categories in San Blas de los SaucesclearercloudierJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%100%10%90%20%80%30%70%40%60%50%50%60%40%70%30%80%20%90%10%100%0%Sep 2785%Sep 2785%Jun 1069%Jun 1069%Jul 1277%Jul 1277%Dec 2777%Dec 2777%NowNowclearmostly clearovercastpartly cloudymostly cloudy
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
The percentage of time spent in each cloud cover band, categorized by the percentage of the sky covered by clouds.

Precipitation

A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. The chance of wet days in San Blas de los Sauces varies throughout the year.

The wetter season lasts 4.0 months, from November 25 to March 26, with a greater than 16% chance of a given day being a wet day. The chance of a wet day peaks at 30% on January 7.

The drier season lasts 8.0 months, from March 26 to November 25. The smallest chance of a wet day is 1% on August 8.

Among wet days, we distinguish between those that experience rain alone, snow alone, or a mixture of the two. Based on this categorization, the most common form of precipitation throughout the year is rain alone, with a peak probability of 30% on January 7.

Daily Chance of Precipitation

Daily Chance of Precipitation in San Blas de los SauceswetwetdryJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%0%10%10%20%20%30%30%40%40%50%50%60%60%70%70%80%80%90%90%100%100%Jan 730%Jan 730%Aug 81%Aug 81%Jan 129%Jan 129%Mar 2616%Mar 2616%NowNowrain
The percentage of days in which various types of precipitation are observed, excluding trace quantities: rain alone, snow alone, and mixed (both rain and snow fell in the same day).

Rainfall

To show variation within the months and not just the monthly totals, we show the rainfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day of the year. San Blas de los Sauces experiences significant seasonal variation in monthly rainfall.

The rainy period of the year lasts for 6.3 months, from October 17 to April 26, with a sliding 31-day rainfall of at least 0.5 inches. The most rain falls during the 31 days centered around January 18, with an average total accumulation of 2.7 inches.

The rainless period of the year lasts for 5.7 months, from April 26 to October 17. The least rain falls around August 16, with an average total accumulation of 0.1 inches.

Average Monthly Rainfall

Average Monthly Rainfall in San Blas de los SaucesrainrainJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0 in0 in1 in1 in2 in2 in3 in3 in4 in4 in5 in5 in6 in6 inJan 182.7 inJan 182.7 inAug 160.1 inAug 160.1 inJun 140.1 inJun 140.1 inOct 170.5 inOct 170.5 inApr 260.5 inApr 260.5 in
The average rainfall (solid line) accumulated over the course of a sliding 31-day period centered on the day in question, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands. The thin dotted line is the corresponding average liquid-equivalent snowfall.

Sun

The length of the day in San Blas de los Sauces varies over the course of the year. In 2021, the shortest day is June 21, with 10 hours, 20 minutes of daylight; the longest day is December 21, with 13 hours, 57 minutes of daylight.

Hours of Daylight and Twilight

Hours of Daylight and Twilight in San Blas de los SaucesJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0 hr24 hr4 hr20 hr8 hr16 hr12 hr12 hr16 hr8 hr20 hr4 hr24 hr0 hr12 hr, 7 minSep 2212 hr, 7 minSep 2213 hr, 57 minDec 2113 hr, 57 minDec 2112 hr, 9 minMar 2012 hr, 9 minMar 2010 hr, 20 minJun 2110 hr, 20 minJun 21daydaynightNowNow
The number of hours during which the Sun is visible (black line). From bottom (most yellow) to top (most gray), the color bands indicate: full daylight, twilight (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and full night.

The earliest sunrise is at 6:23 AM on December 2, and the latest sunrise is 1 hour, 58 minutes later at 8:21 AM on July 1. The earliest sunset is at 6:38 PM on June 9, and the latest sunset is 1 hour, 51 minutes later at 8:30 PM on January 9.

Daylight saving time (DST) is not observed in San Blas de los Sauces during 2021.

Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight

Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in San Blas de los SaucesJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec2 AM4 AM6 AM8 AM10 AM12 PM2 PM4 PM6 PM8 PM10 PM12 AMDec 26:23 AMDec 26:23 AM8:30 PMJan 98:30 PMJan 9Jun 96:38 PMJun 96:38 PM8:21 AMJul 18:21 AMJul 1daynightnightSolarMidnightSolarMidnightSolarNoonSunriseSunset
The solar day over the course of the year 2021. From bottom to top, the black lines are the previous solar midnight, sunrise, solar noon, sunset, and the next solar midnight. The day, twilights (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and night are indicated by the color bands from yellow to gray.

Moon

The figure below presents a compact representation of key lunar data for 2021. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the colored areas indicate when the moon is above the horizon. The vertical gray bars (new Moons) and blue bars (full Moons) indicate key Moon phases.

Moon Rise, Set & Phases

The time in which the moon is above the horizon (light blue area), with new moons (dark gray lines) and full moons (blue lines) indicated. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Humidity

We base the humidity comfort level on the dew point, as it determines whether perspiration will evaporate from the skin, thereby cooling the body. Lower dew points feel drier and higher dew points feel more humid. Unlike temperature, which typically varies significantly between night and day, dew point tends to change more slowly, so while the temperature may drop at night, a muggy day is typically followed by a muggy night.

San Blas de los Sauces experiences some seasonal variation in the perceived humidity.

The muggier period of the year lasts for 3.7 months, from December 5 to March 27, during which time the comfort level is muggy, oppressive, or miserable at least 3% of the time. The muggiest day of the year is January 25, with muggy conditions 12% of the time.

The least muggy day of the year is July 22, when muggy conditions are essentially unheard of.

Humidity Comfort Levels

Humidity Comfort Levels in San Blas de los SaucesmuggyJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%0%10%10%20%20%30%30%40%40%50%50%60%60%70%70%80%80%90%90%100%100%Jul 220%Jul 220%Jan 2512%Jan 2512%Dec 53%Dec 53%Mar 273%Mar 273%muggymuggyhumidhumidcomfortablecomfortabledrydry
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The percentage of time spent at various humidity comfort levels, categorized by dew point.

Wind

This section discusses the wide-area hourly average wind vector (speed and direction) at 10 meters above the ground. The wind experienced at any given location is highly dependent on local topography and other factors, and instantaneous wind speed and direction vary more widely than hourly averages.

The average hourly wind speed in San Blas de los Sauces experiences significant seasonal variation over the course of the year.

The windier part of the year lasts for 6.4 months, from September 9 to March 20, with average wind speeds of more than 5.8 miles per hour. The windiest day of the year is November 23, with an average hourly wind speed of 7.7 miles per hour.

The calmer time of year lasts for 5.6 months, from March 20 to September 9. The calmest day of the year is June 16, with an average hourly wind speed of 4.0 miles per hour.

Average Wind Speed

Average Wind Speed in San Blas de los SauceswindywindyJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0 mph0 mph2 mph2 mph4 mph4 mph6 mph6 mph8 mph8 mph10 mph10 mph12 mph12 mph14 mph14 mphNov 237.7 mphNov 237.7 mphJun 164.0 mphJun 164.0 mphSep 95.8 mphSep 95.8 mphMar 205.8 mphMar 205.8 mphNowNow
The average of mean hourly wind speeds (dark gray line), with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

The predominant average hourly wind direction in San Blas de los Sauces is from the east throughout the year.

Wind Direction

Wind Direction in San Blas de los SaucesJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%100%20%80%40%60%60%40%80%20%100%0%NowNowsoutheastwest
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The percentage of hours in which the mean wind direction is from each of the four cardinal wind directions, excluding hours in which the mean wind speed is less than 1.0 mph. The lightly tinted areas at the boundaries are the percentage of hours spent in the implied intermediate directions (northeast, southeast, southwest, and northwest).

Best Time of Year to Visit

To characterize how pleasant the weather is in San Blas de los Sauces throughout the year, we compute two travel scores.

The tourism score favors clear, rainless days with perceived temperatures between 65°F and 80°F. Based on this score, the best times of year to visit San Blas de los Sauces for general outdoor tourist activities are from mid February to late April and from late September to mid December, with a peak score in the last week of March.

Tourism Score

Tourism Score in San Blas de los Saucesbest timebest timeJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec002244668810107.77.73.83.87.67.66.56.5NowNowprecipitationprecipitationcloudsclouds tourism score
The tourism score (filled area), and its constituents: the temperature score (red line), the cloud cover score (blue line), and the precipitation score (green line).

The beach/pool score favors clear, rainless days with perceived temperatures between 75°F and 90°F. Based on this score, the best time of year to visit San Blas de los Sauces for hot-weather activities is from mid November to late February, with a peak score in the third week of December.

Beach/Pool Score

Beach/Pool Score in San Blas de los Saucesbest timebest timeJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec002244668810106.86.80.70.7precipitationprecipitationcloudscloudstemperaturetemperature beach/pool score
The beach/pool score (filled area), and its constituents: the temperature score (red line), the cloud cover score (blue line), and the precipitation score (green line).

Methodology

For each hour between 8:00 AM and 9:00 PM of each day in the analysis period (1980 to 2016), independent scores are computed for perceived temperature, cloud cover, and total precipitation. Those scores are combined into a single hourly composite score, which is then aggregated into days, averaged over all the years in the analysis period, and smoothed.

Our cloud cover score is 10 for fully clear skies, falling linearly to 9 for mostly clear skies, and to 1 for fully overcast skies.

Our precipitation score, which is based on the three-hour precipitation centered on the hour in question, is 10 for no precipitation, falling linearly to 9 for trace precipitation, and to 0 for 0.04 inches of precipitation or more.

Our tourism temperature score is 0 for perceived temperatures below 50°F, rising linearly to 9 for 65°F, to 10 for 75°F, falling linearly to 9 for 80°F, and to 1 for 90°F or hotter.

Our beach/pool temperature score is 0 for perceived temperatures below 65°F, rising linearly to 9 for 75°F, to 10 for 82°F, falling linearly to 9 for 90°F, and to 1 for 100°F or hotter.

Growing Season

Definitions of the growing season vary throughout the world, but for the purposes of this report, we define it as the longest continuous period of non-freezing temperatures (≥ 32°F) in the year (the calendar year in the Northern Hemisphere, or from July 1 until June 30 in the Southern Hemisphere).

The growing season in San Blas de los Sauces typically lasts for 11 months (324 days), from around July 30 to around June 19, rarely starting after September 4, or ending before May 20.

Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season

Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in San Blas de los Saucesgrowing seasonJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%100%10%90%20%80%30%70%40%60%50%50%60%40%70%30%80%20%90%10%100%0%50%Jul 3050%Jul 3050%Jun 1950%Jun 1990%Sep 490%Sep 490%May 2090%May 2030%Jul 1030%Jul 10Jan 17100%Jan 17100%NowNowcoldcoolcomfortablewarmhotvery cold
frigid 15°F freezing 32°F very cold 45°F cold 55°F cool 65°F comfortable 75°F warm 85°F hot 95°F sweltering
The percentage of time spent in various temperature bands. The black line is the percentage chance that a given day is within the growing season.

Growing degree days are a measure of yearly heat accumulation used to predict plant and animal development, and defined as the integral of warmth above a base temperature, discarding any excess above a maximum temperature. In this report, we use a base of 50°F and a cap of 86°F.

Based on growing degree days alone, the first spring blooms in San Blas de los Sauces should appear around July 19, only rarely appearing before July 14 or after July 26.

Growing Degree Days

Growing Degree Days in San Blas de los SaucesJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0°F0°F1,000°F1,000°F2,000°F2,000°F3,000°F3,000°F4,000°F4,000°F5,000°F5,000°F6,000°F6,000°FJul 1990°FJul 1990°FOct 3900°FOct 3900°FNov 151,800°FNov 151,800°FJun 306,070°FJun 306,070°F
The average growing degree days accumulated over the course of the year, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

Solar Energy

This section discusses the total daily incident shortwave solar energy reaching the surface of the ground over a wide area, taking full account of seasonal variations in the length of the day, the elevation of the Sun above the horizon, and absorption by clouds and other atmospheric constituents. Shortwave radiation includes visible light and ultraviolet radiation.

The average daily incident shortwave solar energy experiences significant seasonal variation over the course of the year.

The brighter period of the year lasts for 3.6 months, from October 16 to February 5, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter above 7.6 kWh. The brightest day of the year is December 8, with an average of 8.5 kWh.

The darker period of the year lasts for 3.1 months, from May 3 to August 7, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter below 4.9 kWh. The darkest day of the year is June 22, with an average of 4.0 kWh.

Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy

Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in San Blas de los SaucesbrightbrightdarkJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0 kWh0 kWh1 kWh1 kWh2 kWh2 kWh3 kWh3 kWh4 kWh4 kWh5 kWh5 kWh6 kWh6 kWh7 kWh7 kWh8 kWh8 kWh9 kWh9 kWh10 kWh10 kWhDec 88.5 kWhDec 88.5 kWhJun 224.0 kWhJun 224.0 kWhOct 167.6 kWhOct 167.6 kWhFeb 57.6 kWhFeb 57.6 kWhMay 34.9 kWhMay 34.9 kWhAug 74.9 kWhAug 74.9 kWhNowNow
The average daily shortwave solar energy reaching the ground per square meter (orange line), with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

Topography

For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of San Blas de los Sauces are -28.411 deg latitude, -67.093 deg longitude, and 3,353 ft elevation.

The topography within 2 miles of San Blas de los Sauces contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 1,575 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 3,498 feet. Within 10 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (6,804 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (13,885 feet).

The area within 2 miles of San Blas de los Sauces is covered by bare soil (42%), grassland (15%), shrubs (15%), and trees (13%), within 10 miles by bare soil (46%) and sparse vegetation (17%), and within 50 miles by bare soil (47%) and shrubs (14%).

Data Sources

This report illustrates the typical weather in San Blas de los Sauces, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.

Temperature and Dew Point

There are 2 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in San Blas de los Sauces.

For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and San Blas de los Sauces according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.

The estimated value at San Blas de los Sauces is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between San Blas de los Sauces and a given station.

The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Capitán Vicente Almandos Almonacid Airport (55%, 112 kilometers, south) and Coronel Felipe Varela International Airport (45%, 133 kilometers, east).

Other Data

All data relating to the Sun's position (e.g., sunrise and sunset) are computed using astronomical formulas from the book, Astronomical Algorithms 2nd Edition , by Jean Meeus.

All other weather data, including cloud cover, precipitation, wind speed and direction, and solar flux, come from NASA's MERRA-2 Modern-Era Retrospective Analysis . This reanalysis combines a variety of wide-area measurements in a state-of-the-art global meteorological model to reconstruct the hourly history of weather throughout the world on a 50-kilometer grid.

Land Use data comes from the Global Land Cover SHARE database , published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

Elevation data comes from the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) , published by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

Names, locations, and time zones of places and some airports come from the GeoNames Geographical Database .

Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .

Maps are © Esri, with data from National Geographic, Esri, DeLorme, NAVTEQ, UNEP-WCMC, USGS, NASA, ESA, METI, NRCAN, GEBCO, NOAA, and iPC.

Disclaimer

The information on this site is provided as is, without any assurances as to its accuracy or suitability for any purpose. Weather data is prone to errors, outages, and other defects. We assume no responsibility for any decisions made on the basis of the content presented on this site.

We draw particular cautious attention to our reliance on the MERRA-2 model-based reconstructions for a number of important data series. While having the tremendous advantages of temporal and spatial completeness, these reconstructions: (1) are based on computer models that may have model-based errors, (2) are coarsely sampled on a 50 km grid and are therefore unable to reconstruct the local variations of many microclimates, and (3) have particular difficulty with the weather in some coastal areas, especially small islands.

We further caution that our travel scores are only as good as the data that underpin them, that weather conditions at any given location and time are unpredictable and variable, and that the definition of the scores reflects a particular set of preferences that may not agree with those of any particular reader.