Overall Climate in Argentina: January – March
Due to the significant changes in altitude, the weather in Argentina varies from the northern to southern regions. Due to the fact that Argentina is located in the Southern Hemisphere, they typically experience opposite weather conditions as the United States. This means that during the months of January through March is the summer season in Argentina, which makes it one of the best seasons for hunting.
Weather in Northern Argentina: January - March
The average temperature in northern Argentina tends to be higher than the temperatures of central and southern Argentina. Average temperature between January and March is around 79 degrees Fahrenheit.
There is a fair amount of rain fall in the northern region of Argentina between January and March at an average of 9 inches. The majority of rainfall occurs during the month of January. There are approximately 23 rainy days during the January to March time frame. This region experiences the most rainfall during these summer months.
There is no snow in Northern Argentina between January to March as these are warmer summer months.
What to wear
If you are planning a trip to northern Argentina between January – March, it is important to pack for hot days. Lightweight, moisture-wicking clothing is recommended. While hunting, it is important to stay protected, camouflaged, and comfortable.
Weather in Central Argentina: January - March
The temperature in central Argentina is similar to the temperature in northern Argentina. This region can see temperatures in the 70-90 degree range during the hot summer months of January to March. Average temperatures during this time frame average around 80 degrees.
Central Argentina sees less rain than northern Argentina, but more rain than southern Argentina. Average rain fall ranges from 4-5 inches between January and March. There are approximately 6 days of rain during this time frame, the majority of which are in February.
There is no snowfall in central Argentina between the months of January and March.
What to wear
Due to the fact that the climate in central Argentina is similar to northern Argentina, it is recommended that you pack warm weather items. If you are hunting in central Argentina during the months of January through March, it is important that the clothing you pack is lightweight, breathable, comfortable, and will keep you camouflaged.
Weather in Southern Argentina: January - March
The average temperature in southern Argentina is significantly lower than other regions of the country due to the higher altitudes. On average, the temperature in southern Argentina is about 54 degrees between January and March.
Despite the cooler temperatures, there is limited rainfall in southern region of Argentina between January and March. During this time period, there are about 6 days of rain fall, that only result in about 1 inch of rain. Similar to central Argentina, most of the rain occurs during the month of February.
Even though the temperature is lower, and the altitude is higher, there is no snowfall in southern Argentina during the January to March time frame.
What to wear
Due to the lower temperatures, it is a good idea to layer when hunting in the southern region of Argentina. Being able to add or take away layers of clothing throughout the day will guarantee comfort. It is recommended to pack both short and long sleeve t-shirts as well as light jackets.
Species Available to Hunt in Argentina: January – March
The hunting season for many big game species begins in March. If you are looking to start your hunting trip in March, you will enjoy hunting the following species:
- Axis Deer (March – November)
- Blackbuck (March – November)
- European Mouflon (March – November)
- European Wild Boar (March – November)
- Fallow Deer (March – July)
- Feral Goat (March – November)
- Multi-Horn Ram (March – November)
- Red Stag (March – July)
- Water Buffalo (March – November)
- The Wild Pampa Sheep (March – November)
Book Your Trip Today
South American Adventures Safari is located in one of the top hunting countries in the world and there is a lot to know before making your visit. Whether you prefer northern, central, or southern Argentina, there are many great outfitters that operate from fine lodges and camps. Outfitters such as South American Adventures Safari offers a wide range of different packages to help you plan your wonderful trip across Argentina. Contact South American Adventure Safaris today to book your hunting trip to Argentina today!
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.