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:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:38 PM (Friday)
Timezone: America/Santiago
UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:34 am and 8:11 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
27.360 and 109.674 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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: 2024-03-01 08:31:22

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 06:38 PM (Friday). 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: 26°C / 78 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 46%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 3% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 1st of March 2024

26°C (79 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Saturday, 2nd of March 2024

28°C (82 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.

Sunday, 3rd of March 2024

27°C (80 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay


0,8 mi
1532296 Copiapo

Time Information

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

Hotel San Francisco de la Selva

0,2 mi
Los Carreras 525
1470000 Copiapo

Time Information

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

Hotel Rocca D'Argento

0,2 mi
Los Carreras 525
2510000 Copiapo

Time Information

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

Hotel Arenas de Atacama

3,1 mi
Callejon Rafael Zorraindo 103
130000 Copiapo

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
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 ;;

Bodega Copiapó

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


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