Climate for Salta
(Argentina)

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures


All climatic diagrams on this site result from the collected data from 5 measuring stations in Salta.
Weather stations at an altitude above 1220m have not been included.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.


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Salta is one of the warmest region in Argentina with an average daily high temperature of 27 degrees centigrade. With a yearly average of 27 degrees the climate is very warm, but has only a very few tropical and humid months. Several months of the year it is warm to hot at temperatures continuously above 25 degrees centigrade, sometimes up to 32 degrees.

Travel season

Dued to the lesser rain the best time for traveling is from May to October. The most rain days occur from from December to April.

hours of sunshine per day
Sunshine hours per day in Argentina
rainy days per month
Rainy days per month in Argentina
Precipitation in mm/day
Precipitation in Argentina
Relative humidity in \%
Relative humidity in Argentina
Absolute humidity in g/m³ (approx.)
Absolute humidity in Argentina

The most important cities in the region of Salta

Salta is a part of Argentina and has an east-west extension of about 260 km. From north to south it is approximately 400 km. The biggest cities are Salta and San Ramón de la Nueva Orán. The local time is now Saturday, 3:19 am.

CityPopulationGeo-Position 
Salta512,68624°47'9"S65°24'42"W
San Ramón de la Nueva Orán74,05923°8'13"S64°19'27"W
Tartagal60,81922°30'59"S63°48'5"W
Embarcación23,96123°12'36"S64°5'59"W
General Enrique Mosconi19,81122°35'45"S63°48'45"W
Joaquín V. González19,18525°4'60"S64°10'60"W
Cafayate11,78526°4'22"S65°58'40"W
El Quebrachal10,24325°16'60"S64°4'0"W
El Carril9,78025°4'27"S65°29'30"W
Las Lajitas9,15124°40'60"S64°15'0"W
Apolinario Saravia8,59524°25'58"S63°59'43"W
Chicoana8,46825°6'3"S65°31'59"W
El Galpón8,35725°22'50"S64°39'9"W
Campo Quijano5,00024°54'35"S65°38'12"W
San Antonio de los Cobres4,00024°13'5"S66°19'8"W