Copiapó
in Provincia de Copiapó of Atacama, Chile

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-27.367 and -70.331 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -27° 22' 0" and W -70° 19' 53"
Currency and Currency Code:
Peso - CLP
Spoken languages:
Spanish
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 12:59 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: America/Santiago
UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:14 am and 7:44 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
27.360 and 109.674 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Xiliangchong
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Chile in South America

Safety Score: 3,3 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Chile.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Chile. Last Update: 2022-10-05 08:19:37

Delve into Copiapó

Copiapó in Provincia de Copiapó (Atacama) with it's 129,280 habitants is located in Chile about 421 mi (or 678 km) north of Santiago, the country's capital town.

Current time in Copiapó is now 12:59 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named America / Santiago with an UTC offset of -3 hours. We know of 7 airports close to Copiapó. The closest airport in Chile is Chamonate Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 11 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Vallenar, Vinchina, Villa Castelli, La Serena and Tinogasta. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 20°C / 68 °F

Morning Temperature 10°C / 49 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 56 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 29%
Air Pressure 1018 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 5th of October 2022

27°C (81 °F)
20°C (69 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 6th of October 2022

29°C (85 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Friday, 7th of October 2022

24°C (76 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

HOSTERIA LAS PIRCAS

Address
0,8 mi
COPAYAPU 095
1532296 Copiapo
Chile

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel San Francisco de la Selva

Address
0,2 mi
Los Carreras 525
1470000 Copiapo
Chile

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Rocca D'Argento

Address
0,2 mi
Los Carreras 525
2510000 Copiapo
Chile

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Arenas de Atacama

Address
3,1 mi
Callejon Rafael Zorraindo 103
130000 Copiapo
Chile

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Copiapó Marzo 2015 - Hitler se entera que Cicardini se quedó con la mercadería de Farkas

Published: April 01, 2015
Length: 19:04 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Luis Alfredo Carmona López

Cualquier semejanza con hechos reales es sólo coincidencia. Un poco de humor, entre tanta tristeza Fuerza Atacama!!!


La vuelta del río Copiapó

Published: April 01, 2015
Length: 23:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: DinamoFilmsAtacama

Este video fue realizado el día previo a la inundación en Copiapó, con la emoción y alegría de la esperada vuelta del río a nuestra ciudad. Lo que pasó después ya es conocido... Realizaci...


Imágenes Satelitales de Copiapó(Chile) trás Aluvión del 25/03/2015 [Google Earth]

Published: April 10, 2015
Length: 02:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Yesarela cornejo

Para quienes no tienen acceso a Google Earth.


Copiapo inundado, tragedia despues de la lluvia ★ Flooded Copiapó , tragedy after rain.

Published: March 27, 2015
Length: 04:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: A. Campos

Copiapo bañado en barro , decesperacion y solidaridad.


Engarrafamento - Copiapó/Chile

Published: January 20, 2015
Length: 00:52 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Viajando de Fusca

Engarrafamento em direção a Copiapó/Chile.


Étape 13 - Auto/Moto - Résumé de l'étape (Copiapó - La Serena)

Published: January 18, 2013
Length: 57:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: dakar

Étape 13 - Auto/Moto - Résumé de l'étape (Copiapó - La Serena) - Dakar 2013 Official Hashtag: #dakar2013 More information on www.dakar.com ; Facebook.com/Dakar; Twitter.com/Dakarofficial...


Bodega Copiapó

Published: June 01, 2014
Length: 04:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: PAPAPALEPIPEDO

Progeria!!!


COPIAPÓ CAMINÓ POR SU AGUA. 22 DE MARZO DE 2015 Dia Mundial del Agua

Published: March 23, 2015
Length: 16:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Christian Guzman

Vivimos en el Desierto mas seco del mundo... Teníamos 3 ríos (Salado, Copiapó y Huasco) ... Hoy solo queda el Río Huasco y agoniza. Únete a la Coordinador de Defensa del Agua de Atacama...


Lluvia Copiapó 25/03/2015 Yerbas Buenas-Rodriguez

Published: March 26, 2015
Length: 55:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Pablo Perez

Caudal de Lodo proveniente de Quebradas y Pre-Cordillera de los Andes. Flujo generado desde calles Infante y Rodriguez.


Marcha martes 18 de nov. 2014, Copiapó, toma entrada del MALL

Published: November 18, 2014
Length: 05:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ricardoge

Marcha de profesores en la Ciudad de Copiapó, donde se tomo la entrada del nuevo MALL de Copiapó, guardias vueltos locos llamando a carabineros...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Atacama Region

This article is about the Atacama Region; for the desert, see Atacama Desert.

Located at -27.3667, -70.3322 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Atacama Region

University of Atacama

University of Atacama (Spanish: Universidad de Atacama) or UDA is a university in Chile. It is part of the Chilean Traditional Universities. The university is located in Copiapó, in the Third Region, Atacama. The University was created in 1981, as a fusion of the old Mines School of Copiapo, founded in 1857 and very prestigious in the minerals industries, this School was integrated in 1947 in early foundated Universidad Técnica del Estado, being the new U.T.E.

Located at -27.3567, -70.3525 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Educational institutions established in 1857, Educational institutions established in 1981, Universities in Atacama Region

Estadio Luis Valenzuela Hermosilla

Estadio Luis Valenzuela Hermosilla is a multi-use stadium in Copiapó, Chile. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of Club de Deportes Copiapó of the Chilean Primera División B. It also hosted Regional Atacama of the Chilean Primera División. The stadium has a capacity of 8,000 spectators.

Located at -27.3767, -70.3208 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Chile, Sports venues in Atacama Region


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Copiapó, كوبيابو, Kopiapo, Копиапо, Κοπιαπό, کوپیاپو، شیلی, CPO, コピアポ, კოპიაპო, 코피아포, Kopjapo, کوپیاپو, Qhupiyapu, Копьяпо, Kuopėjapa, Копијапо, Копіапо, 科皮亞波