Map of Iquique in Chile

Iquique Climate

Iquique is a city within Chile. This is in the continent of South America.

Best time to visit Iquique

The best time to visit Iquique will be when the average temperatures are at a comfortable level (between 20°C / 68.0°F and 30°C / 86.0°F on average) which is during months January, February, March and December. Other great months to visit Iquique are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November when the average temperatures are a little cooler but still between a pleasant 10°C / 50.0°F and 20°C / 68.0°F.


The warmest time of year in Iquique is in February when it is 21.4°C / 70.5°F on average, but could get up to 25.2°C / 77.4°F maximum. On the other hand, the coldest time of year in Iquique is in July when it is 15.55°C / 60.0°F on average, but could get down to 13.1°C / 60.0°F minimum.

  • Freezing months: 0 (0°C / 32.0°F and below)
  • Cold months: 0 (0°C / 32.0°F to 10°C / 50.0°F)
  • Cool months: 8 (10°C / 50.0°F to 20°C / 68.0°F)
  • Warm months: 4 (20°C / 68.0°F to 30°C / 86.0°F)
  • Hot months: 0 (30°C / 86.0°F to 40°C / 104.0°F)
  • Boiling months: 0 (40°C / 104.0°F and above)

Iquique Climate Chart

Below are the climate charts for Iquique which resides in Chile.

Temperature tables

The first table is for the average temperatures across the year in degrees Celsius. The cells that are BLUE show the coldest months and the cells that are PINK show the hottest months.

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Average Temperature in °C21.2521.420.4518.717.216.2515.5515.716.317.2518.520.05
Max Temperature in °C24.925.224.122.320.3191818.118.82021.723.6
Min Temperature in °C17.617.616.815.114.113.513.113.313.814.515.316.5

This second table is for the average temperatures across the year in degrees Fahrenheit. Cells in BLUE are the coldest months and cells in PINK are the hottest months.

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Average Temperature in °F70.370.568.865.763.061.360.060.361.363.165.368.1
Max Temperature in °F76.877.475.472.168.566.264.464.665.868.071.174.5
Min Temperature in °F63.763.762.259.257.456.355.655.956.858.159.561.7

Rainfall figures

This table is for the amount of rainfall (both in millimetres and inches) and number of rainy days in Iquique throughout the year.

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Total rainfall in MM000000.30.100.2000
Total rainfall in Inches0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Total number of rainy days00000.20.1000000.2
Chances of rain0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.6%0.3%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.6%

Iquique Climate Graph

Below is the climate graph for Iquique. It shows both the average temperatures throughout the year in degrees Celsius and also the average total rainfall in millimetres.

Iquique Climate Graph with temperatures in °C and rainfall in millimetres

Below is the climate graph for Iquique with both the average temperatures throughout the year in degrees Fahrenheit and also the average total rainfall in inches.

Iquique Climate Graph with temperatures in °F and rainfall in inches