Hunting Weather in Argentina: April – June
Overall Climate in Argentina:
April - June
April and May are Argentina's fall season and June is the start of Argentina’s winter. However, the temperatures and precipitation during these months vary greatly from northern regions to southern regions, so the weather may not be exactly as you would expect given the season. In general, out of these three months April has the highest temperatures on average and temperatures get progressively cooler into May and then June. Along with temperatures, precipitation also typically decreases as these months progress. 85% of precipitation occurs in Argentina’s warmest months, so April to June is fairly dry. When planning a hunting trip to Argentina, be sure to become familiar with the climate of the specific area you are traveling to during that time of year to best predict the weather conditions that altitude may bring. Being well prepared will make for the most enjoyable and successful hunts.
Weather in Northern Argentina: April - June
In April the average temperature in northern Argentina is 72 degrees Fahrenheit. In May the average temperature in northern Argentina is 64 degrees Fahrenheit. In June, the first winter month, northern regions in Argentina have the warmest temperatures with an average of 57 degrees Fahrenheit. This makes for a mean of about 64 degrees in Northern Argentina from April to June.
Northern Argentina’s wet season ends in March, so humidity and rainfall is significantly lower in April and May and ever lower in June. During this time of year, precipitation is generally highest in northern Argentina. Its average rainfall is around 5”.
With an average temperature of 64 degrees, it does not snow in northern Argentina in the months of April, May, and June.
What to wear
In April and May, the weather will be warm enough in certain areas of northern Argentina to leave you jacket at home. Long protective pants and a camouflage t-shirt should be sufficient hunting attire. In June, temperatures are a little bit lower, so a hunter should wear long sleeves and bring a light jacket. Depending on the forecast, rain attire may be necessary, especially in April as it is not too far from the end of the wet season. This may include rain boots, a rain jacket, and clothing made from water resistant materials.
Weather in Central Argentina: April - June
The average temperature in April in central Argentina is 60 degrees Fahrenheit. The average temperature in May for central Argentina is around 55 degrees Fahrenheit. There’s an average of 50 degrees Fahrenheit in central Argentina in June. This is a mean of 55 degrees in central Argentina from April to June.
The average rainfall in central Argentina in April is 3.9”, May’s average is 2.8”, and June has an average of 2.1”. June is the driest month of the year here.
With an average temperature of 55 degrees, it does not snow in central Argentina in the months of April, May, and June.
What to wear
This time of year, the weather will be pretty mild. Not too hot and not too cold hunting weather calls for layers so you can adjust it to your comfort level. It is suggested that hunters wear long sleeves, long pants, and bring a light to medium weight jacket. Although not big, there is a chance of rain so hunters should be prepared for wet conditions just in case.
Weather in Southern Argentina: April - June
April’s average temperature in southern Argentina is 55 degrees Fahrenheit. The average temperature for May in Southern Argentina is 50 degrees Fahrenheit. In June, the average temperature in central regions is 39 degrees Fahrenheit, but higher altitudes reach even lower temperatures and are often below freezing. This is a mean of 48 degrees in southern Argentina from April to June.
April has a precipitation average of 0.4”, May has an average of 0.7”, and June has an average precipitation of 0.36”.
Snow is quite likely in southern Argentina in the month of June. In the southern regions with the most winter precipitation such as parts of Patagonia, it can get 10 inches of snow and in the less extreme areas it usually gets on average 3 to 8 inches.
What to wear
For hunting in southern Argentina in April and May, you should dress warm and wear layers. June is when the risk of snowy conditions comes in. In this case, you should wear long johns, a hat and gloves, snow boots, a heavy jacket and a neck warmer. Remember to wear snow colored camouflage if this type of climate applies to your trip.
Species Available to Hunt in Argentina: April - June
The species that could be hunted in April, May, and June include:
- Red Stag
- Water Buffalo
- Wild Goat
- Axis Deer
- Fallow Deer
- European Mouflon
- Four Horned Sheep
- Wild Sheep
- European Wild Boar
- Dove & Pigeon
- Dorado (fishing)
In addition, in May and June you could also hunt duck and perdiz and in June whitetail deer are also huntable.
Book Your Trip Today
April through June is considered one of the best times to visit Argentina, especially the northern regions. Book your unforgettable hunting experience today with South American Adventure Safari. With multiple versatile packages offered, every hunter can live out this dream and truly become one with the wild.
Season: Year Round
We can custom create a package for large or small groups based on their preferences to include any of the following: Red Stag, Asian Water Buffalo, Axis Deer, Fallow Deer, Blackbuck Antelope, Wild Goat, European Muflon, Four Horned Sheep, Wild Sheep and European Wild Boar. We can combine any of this species along with a wingshooting trip.