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Described by the Uruguayans as the “house with garden” because of its green hinterland.  Uruguay is the third smallest country in South America, offers colonial towns and beautiful beaches and lots of nature and recreation. Its capital is Montevideo, where the majority of the nearly three and a half million inhabitants live. We have a good range of Uruguay travel and tours on offer. Call now 1300 662 533 to start planning your unforgettable experience.

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What is the best time to go in Uruguay? Here is some information to help you in your decision:

  • In Uruguay, the climate is favorable everywhere during January, February, March, April, May, September, October, November and December.
  • The most favorable months in climate to visit Montevideo are January, February, March, April, May, September, October, November and December
  • On average, the warmest month in Montevideo are January, February and December, and the coldest month of the year is July.
  • February is the wettest month in the city
  • The cities with the best climate are Montevideo, Carmelo, Colonia del Sacramento, La Paloma, Paysandu, Piriápolis, Punta del Este, Rivera Rocha Salto and with good weather at least nine months per year
  • The best months for swimming in Montevideo are January, February, March and December

country facts

Name: Republic of UruguayCapital and largest city Montevideo
Official languages: Spanish
Ethnic groups (2011) : 87.7% White, 4.6% Black, 2.4% Indigenous, 0.2% Asian, 5.1% Other/None, Demonym Uruguayan
Government: Unitary presidential constitutional republic
Area: 176,215 km2 (89th)
Population: 2016 estimate 3,427,000
Currency: Uruguayan peso (UYU)
Time zone: UYT (UTC−3)
Drives on the: Right
Calling code: +598


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