The climate of Easter Island is subtropical maritime. The lowest temperatures occur in July and August and the highest in February. Winters are relatively mild. The rainiest month is April, though the island experiences year-round rainfall. Easter Island's isolated location exposes it to winds which help to keep the temperature fairly cool. Occasionally, heavy rainfall and rainstorms strike the island. These occur mostly in the winter months (June–August).
Check out the current weather conditions on Easter Island.
See our Visa page for information on passports and visas to Easter Island.
There are no health requirements to enter Chile, including no risk of malaria. Ask your doctor about possible vaccinations for typhoid and hepatitis.
The official currency used on Easter Island is the Chilean peso, however, transactions can be performed in US dollars. Please review the current exchange rate for the Chilean peso.
ATMs: There are at least 4 ATMs available on the island.
Easter Island is known for its wood crafts such as carved moai kavakava and rongorongo tablets.
Voltage: 220 V; Plugs C & L. You will need a voltage converter, and plug adapter in order to use U.S. appliances. We recommend getting a universal adapter and converter kit. View more information about electrical standards around the world.