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Average Weather in Coronel Dorrego Argentina

In Coronel Dorrego, the summers are warm and mostly clear, the winters are cold and partly cloudy, and it is windy year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 39°F to 83°F and is rarely below 30°F or above 92°F.

Based on the tourism score, the best time of year to visit Coronel Dorrego for warm-weather activities is from mid November to late March.

Climate Summary

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Temperature

The warm season lasts for 3.3 months, from December 3 to March 12, with an average daily high temperature above 77°F. The hottest day of the year is January 14, with an average high of 83°F and low of 62°F.

The cool season lasts for 3.4 months, from May 20 to September 2, with an average daily high temperature below 60°F. The coldest day of the year is July 19, with an average low of 39°F and high of 54°F.

Average High and Low Temperature

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 Coronel DorregoJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec12 AM4 AM8 AM12 PM4 PM8 PM12 AMvery coldcoldcoolcoolcomfortablewarmwarmcomfortablevery 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 average hourly temperature, color coded into bands. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Casarabonela, Spain (6,341 miles away); Adelaide Hills, Australia (7,199 miles); and Tumut, Australia (6,994 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to Coronel Dorrego (view comparison).

Clouds

In Coronel Dorrego, the average percentage of the sky covered by clouds experiences significant seasonal variation over the course of the year.

The clearer part of the year in Coronel Dorrego begins around October 18 and lasts for 5.8 months, ending around April 13. On January 21, the clearest day of the year, the sky is clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 73% of the time, and overcast or mostly cloudy 27% of the time.

The cloudier part of the year begins around April 13 and lasts for 6.2 months, ending around October 18. On June 3, the cloudiest day of the year, the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy 56% of the time, and clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 44% of the time.

Cloud Cover Categories

Cloud Cover Categories in Coronel DorregoclearerclearercloudierJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%100%10%90%20%80%30%70%40%60%50%50%60%40%70%30%80%20%90%10%100%0%Jan 2173%Jan 2173%Jun 344%Jun 344%Oct 1859%Oct 1859%Apr 1359%Apr 1359%clearovercastmostly cloudymostly clear
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 Coronel Dorrego varies throughout the year.

The wetter season lasts 7.2 months, from September 20 to April 28, with a greater than 20% chance of a given day being a wet day. The chance of a wet day peaks at 30% on February 3.

The drier season lasts 4.8 months, from April 28 to September 20. The smallest chance of a wet day is 11% on June 18.

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 February 3.

Daily Chance of Precipitation

Daily Chance of Precipitation in Coronel DorregowetwetdryJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%10%20%30%40%50%60%70%80%90%100%Feb 330%Feb 330%Jun 1811%Jun 1811%Jan 126%Jan 126%Sep 2020%Sep 2020%Apr 2820%Apr 2820%rain
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. Coronel Dorrego experiences significant seasonal variation in monthly rainfall.

Rain falls throughout the year in Coronel Dorrego. The most rain falls during the 31 days centered around February 18, with an average total accumulation of 3.1 inches.

The least rain falls around June 27, with an average total accumulation of 1.1 inches.

Average Monthly Rainfall

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 Coronel Dorrego varies significantly over the course of the year. In 2018, the shortest day is June 21, with 9 hours, 27 minutes of daylight; the longest day is December 21, with 14 hours, 53 minutes of daylight.

Hours of Daylight and Twilight

Hours of Daylight and Twilight in Coronel DorregoJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0 hr24 hr4 hr20 hr8 hr16 hr12 hr12 hr16 hr8 hr20 hr4 hr24 hr0 hr12 hr, 7 minSep 2212 hr, 7 minSep 2214 hr, 53 minDec 2114 hr, 53 minDec 2112 hr, 8 minMar 2012 hr, 8 minMar 209 hr, 27 minJun 219 hr, 27 minJun 21daydaynight
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 5:33 AM on December 8, and the latest sunrise is 2 hours, 51 minutes later at 8:24 AM on June 28. The earliest sunset is at 5:49 PM on June 13, and the latest sunset is 2 hours, 44 minutes later at 8:33 PM on January 3.

Daylight saving time (DST) is not observed in Coronel Dorrego during 2018.

Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight

Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in Coronel DorregoJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec2 AM4 AM6 AM8 AM10 AM12 PM2 PM4 PM6 PM8 PM10 PM12 AMDec 85:33 AMDec 85:33 AM8:33 PMJan 38:33 PMJan 3Jun 135:49 PMJun 135:49 PM8:24 AMJun 288:24 AMJun 28daynightnightSolarMidnightSolarMidnightSolarNoonSunriseSunset
The solar day over the course of the year 2018. 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.

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.

Coronel Dorrego experiences some seasonal variation in the perceived humidity.

The muggier period of the year lasts for 3.5 months, from December 15 to March 29, during which time the comfort level is muggy, oppressive, or miserable at least 3% of the time. The muggiest day of the year is February 9, with muggy conditions 11% of the time.

The least muggy day of the year is July 18, when muggy conditions are essentially unheard of.

Humidity Comfort Levels

Humidity Comfort Levels in Coronel DorregomuggyJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%10%20%30%40%50%60%70%80%90%100%Jul 180%Jul 180%Feb 911%Feb 911%Dec 153%Dec 153%Mar 293%Mar 293%comfortablecomfortabledrydrymuggymuggy
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 Coronel Dorrego experiences mild seasonal variation over the course of the year.

The windier part of the year lasts for 3.6 months, from November 27 to March 16, with average wind speeds of more than 11.8 miles per hour. The windiest day of the year is January 24, with an average hourly wind speed of 12.4 miles per hour.

The calmer time of year lasts for 8.4 months, from March 16 to November 27. The calmest day of the year is October 17, with an average hourly wind speed of 11.3 miles per hour.

Average Wind Speed

Average Wind Speed in Coronel DorregowindywindyJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0 mph2 mph4 mph6 mph8 mph10 mph12 mph14 mph16 mph18 mphJan 2412.4 mphJan 2412.4 mphOct 1711.3 mphOct 1711.3 mphMar 1611.8 mphMar 1611.8 mph
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 Coronel Dorrego varies throughout the year.

The wind is most often from the west for 4.1 months, from April 19 to August 21, with a peak percentage of 49% on June 18. The wind is most often from the north for 7.9 months, from August 21 to April 19, with a peak percentage of 38% on January 1.

Wind Direction

Wind Direction in Coronel DorregoNWNJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%100%20%80%40%60%60%40%80%20%100%0%westnorthsoutheast
northeastsouthwest
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).

Water Temperature

Coronel Dorrego is located near a large body of water (e.g., ocean, sea, or large lake). This section reports on the wide-area average surface temperature of that water.

The average water temperature experiences significant seasonal variation over the course of the year.

The time of year with warmer water lasts for 3.5 months, from December 13 to March 31, with an average temperature above 67°F. The day of the year with the warmest water is February 4, with an average temperature of 71°F.

The time of year with cooler water lasts for 3.5 months, from June 14 to September 30, with an average temperature below 53°F. The day of the year with the coolest water is August 5, with an average temperature of 48°F.

Average Water Temperature

The daily average water temperature (purple line), with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

Best Time of Year to Visit

To characterize how pleasant the weather is in Coronel Dorrego 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 time of year to visit Coronel Dorrego for general outdoor tourist activities is from mid November to late March, with a peak score in the last week of December.

Tourism Score

Tourism Score in Coronel Dorregobest timeJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec02468107.27.21.31.3 precipitationprecipitationcloudscloudstemperaturetemperaturetourism 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 Coronel Dorrego for hot-weather activities is from late December to mid February, with a peak score in the second week of January.

Beach/Pool Score

Beach/Pool Score in Coronel DorregoJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec02468105.85.80.00.0 precipitationprecipitationcloudscloudstemperaturetemperaturebeach/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 Coronel Dorrego typically lasts for 8.7 months (265 days), from around September 9 to around June 1, rarely starting before July 26 or after October 6, and rarely ending before May 3 or after June 25.

Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season

Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in Coronel Dorregogrowing seasonJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%100%10%90%20%80%30%70%40%60%50%50%60%40%70%30%80%20%90%10%100%0%50%Sep 950%Sep 950%Jun 150%Jun 190%Oct 690%Oct 690%May 390%May 310%Jul 2610%Jul 2610%Jun 2510%Jun 254%Jul 114%Jul 11Jan 19100%Jan 19100%very coldcoldcoolcomfortablewarmhot
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 Coronel Dorrego should appear around August 16, only rarely appearing before August 5 or after August 31.

Growing Degree Days

Growing Degree Days in Coronel DorregoJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0°F500°F1,000°F1,500°F2,000°F2,500°F3,000°F3,500°F4,000°FAug 1690°FAug 1690°FNov 26900°FNov 26900°FJun 303,787°FJun 303,787°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 extreme seasonal variation over the course of the year.

The brighter period of the year lasts for 3.3 months, from November 5 to February 14, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter above 6.9 kWh. The brightest day of the year is December 29, with an average of 8.1 kWh.

The darker period of the year lasts for 3.7 months, from April 28 to August 19, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter below 3.2 kWh. The darkest day of the year is June 27, with an average of 2.0 kWh.

Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy

Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in Coronel DorregobrightbrightdarkJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0 kWh1 kWh2 kWh3 kWh4 kWh5 kWh6 kWh7 kWh8 kWh9 kWh10 kWhDec 298.1 kWhDec 298.1 kWhJun 272.0 kWhJun 272.0 kWhFeb 146.9 kWhFeb 146.9 kWhApr 283.2 kWhApr 283.2 kWhAug 193.2 kWhAug 193.2 kWh
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 Coronel Dorrego are -38.719 deg latitude, -61.287 deg longitude, and 364 ft elevation.

The topography within 2 miles of Coronel Dorrego contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 138 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 362 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (495 feet). Within 50 miles contains significant variations in elevation (2,963 feet).

The area within 2 miles of Coronel Dorrego is covered by shrubs (58%) and cropland (32%), within 10 miles by shrubs (50%) and cropland (42%), and within 50 miles by shrubs (36%) and water (30%).

Data Sources

This report illustrates the typical weather in Coronel Dorrego, 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 Coronel Dorrego.

For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Coronel Dorrego 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 Coronel Dorrego is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Coronel Dorrego and a given station.

The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Comandante Espora Airport (56%, 77 kilometers, west) and Tres Arroyos Airport (44%, 91 kilometers, northeast).

Other Data

All data relating to the Sun's position (e.g., sunrise and sunset) are computed using astronomical formulas from the book, Astronomical Tables of the Sun, Moon and Planets , 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 aiports 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.