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Weather forecast: temperatures expected in Punta del Este this January 13

Coat and umbrella or light clothing and cap? If you don’t know what to wear to go out this Friday, here it is weather forecast for the next few hours in Punta del Este.

the probability of rain for this Friday in Punta del Este it is 1% during the day and 0% throughout the night.

Meanwhile, the cloudiness will be 95% during the day and 81% during the night.

As to temperature A maximum of 23 degrees and a minimum of 18 degrees are expected in this region. UV rays are expected to reach a level of up to 5.

While the gusts of wind will reach 24 kilometers per hour in the day and 22 kilometers per hour at night.

What is the weather in Punta del Este?

east pointa peninsular city located in the southern tip of Uruguay, stands out for having a temperate type climate due to its oceanic waters, which favors its four well-defined seasons.

Being a city located between the Río de la Plata and the Atlantic Ocean, this region is differentiated by have more winds than other metropolises Uruguayans, which end up softening the temperatures during the summer or winter.

Summers in Punta del Este they are not too hot. In January, the warmest month, the thermometer registers maximums of 26 degrees and minimums of 18 degrees.

On the contrary, winter is cool, with cloudy skies and a lot of wind. During July, the coldest month, the minimum temperature does not drop below 8 degrees, while the maximum rises to 14 degrees. At the end of this season it is common for there to be precipitation, although there are generally occasional rains during the year.

What is the best time to visit Uruguay

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Uruguay is characterized by having a double season of rainfall. (Photo: File)

Uruguay It is a country with a temperate-humid climate, with hot summers and cool winters that also, due to its geographical location and its proximity to the ocean, presents a double rainy season between spring-summer and autumn.

The country has an average temperature of 17 degrees a year, however, there is a very marked difference in their territory: the northwestern region where Artigas, Salto and Rivera are located is warmer with an average of 18 degrees; while the southeast, where Montevideo, Maldonado, Rocha and Lavalleja are, are cooler, with an average of 16 degrees.

Due to the strong winds that occur in the nation, the summers are less extreme and the winter is cooler, which also causes cold waves that especially affect the north and south of the center. Only in one month up to 25 frosts can be registered.

Just on January 15, 2022, the country registered a new record for the highest temperature In his story, when the Uruguayan Institute of Meteorology (Inumet) noted that the maximum in Florida had reached 44 degrees, equaling the mark of January 20, 1943. On the contrary, the coldest was that of Mercedes on July 29, 2007 with -7.6 degrees.

Scientists point out that due to the effects of climate change, Uruguay could have an increase in temperature of up to three degrees in the year 2100as well as an increase in rainfall.

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