Big eye, Philippines. Photo by Stephane Rochon.

A dive site atlas made by divers for divers
Enjoy and contribute!


South America

Location: Southern South America, bordering the South Atlantic Ocean, between Chile and Uruguay
Geographic coordinates: 34° 0' S, 64° 0' W
Coastline km: 4,989 km km
Climate: mostly temperate; arid in southeast; subantarctic in southwest
Terrain: rich plains of the Pampas in northern half, flat to rolling plateau of Patagonia in south, rugged Andes along western border
Elevation: lowest point: Laguna del Carbon -105 m (located between Puerto San Julian and Comandante Luis Piedra Buena in the province of Santa Cruz) highest point: Cerro Aconcagua 6,960 m (located in the northwestern corner of the province of Mendoza)
Natural hazards: San Miguel de Tucuman and Mendoza areas in the Andes subject to earthquakes; pamperos are violent windstorms that can strike the pampas and northeast; heavy flooding
Currency: Argentine peso (ARS)
Population: 40.482 million (July 2008 est.)
Languages: Spanish (official), Italian, English, German, French
Capital: Buenos Aires
Divisions: 23 provinces and 1 autonomous city* ; Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires Capital Federal*, Catamarca, Chaco, Chubut, Cordoba, Corrientes, Entre Rios, Formosa, Jujuy, La Pampa, La Rioja, Mendoza, Misiones, Neuquen, Rio Negro, Salta, San Juan, San Luis, Santa Cruz, Santa Fe, Santiago del Estero, Tierra del Fuego - Antartida e Islas del Atlantico Sur, Tucuman

More details

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Air temp.                        
Water temp.                        
Equipment No sé No sé No sé No sé No sé No sé No sé No sé No sé No sé No sé No sé
Best season

Want to correct or complete those additional data? Edit this page

Additional map


Wanna add some info about Argentina? Let us know...

This is an interactive map! Use controls to pan and zoom this map.

Your favorite zone isn't listed ? Add a zone


Zones (5) Dive sites Sub zones
Cuyo 7 0
Gran Chaco 0 0
Mesopotamia 3 0
Pampas 22 3
Patagonia 37 5


Show all (2)...

No video available

 Dive logs

Show all (21)...

vreiker avatar
Naufragio Folias
Por vreiker
5 Aug 2016
Folias -
Ricardo1964 avatar
Punta Cuevas
Por Ricardo1964
29 Mar 2013
rodrigobedoya avatar
Don Felix
Por rodrigobedoya
21 Jun 2010
- buen naufragio donde se pueden encontrar especies de un excelente tamaño. yo aqui rendi mi especialidad de traje seco

Escollera Norte
Por sespin
18 Apr 2010
Escollera norte -

 Dive trips

Show all (1)...

ElTorres avatar
Viaje: Las Grutas 2009
Por ElTorres
De 10 Oct 2009 a 13 Oct 2009



Add comment

Show all (0)...

Be the first to comment this country

Errors, Feedback

If you want to add new information or you have found errors on this country, Send us feedback.


Wannadive.net 24/24

Wannadive.net on your mobile

Google Play Application

RSS All the RSS feeds of Wannadive.net

Newsletter All news by email