The first thing that must be taken into account when planning a trip to the southern hemisphere is that the cycle of seasons occurs in a manner opposite to the northern hemisphere. The summer unfolds essentially during the winter in the upper half of the planet. That said, we can remark that December and January are the warmest months holiday in Mendoza, becoming an ideal destination for those wishing to take a break from northern winter to the Cuyo region. The temperatures during the summer months can reach and even exceed 40 C. However, the Cordillera de los Andes with its high mountain peaks relieving the cities of the Valley, offering steep thermal amplitudes. In this way, during the day, generally sunny, temperatures are high and the heat can be seen without much effort. At sunset, temperatures drop substantially, providing fresh and pleasant summer nights. So it is that extra wear a coat or dress in multiple layers can be useful to pass the hours or change altitude.
The Spring and the first part of the summer in the province of Mendoza are times very pleasant, with temperatures more than comfortable, oscillating at 30 C. Cuyano winter, mainly during June and July, is witnessing the most arid months and the lowest temperatures. Therefore, Mendoza and its surroundings constitute a versatile place, with multiple tourist attractions over the course of the entire year. For those who enjoy the winter sports, like skiing and snowboarding, the best season covers the months of June to October, being the more snowy July and August. In addition, there is an infinite number of activities outdoors that you can perform in the winter months. A few kilometers from the city of Mendoza, two of the most popular centers of ski in the region are: Los Penitentes and Vallecitos. And only 4 hours of travel from the capital you can arrive at Las Lenas, skiing most important resort of the country, along with the of the Cerro Catedral, in San Carlos de Bariloche and Chapelco in San Martin de los Andes. The region of which provides a wide range of alternatives to its visitors during all months of the year. Tourism in Mendoza offers quantity and quality of proposals for all tastes and ages. Original author and source of the article.