How to Say “Good Afternoon” in Spanish?

Greeting a good day or good morning is not enough. If you want to immerse yourself in the Spanish language, you must know what to say at the right time.

Therefore, if it’s past 1 pm it’s about time you start saying “have a good afternoon.” How do you say so in Spanish? Let’s find out.

Spanish for “good afternoon” is buenas tardes. Yes, that’s it. It’s pronounced as bweh-nahs tahr-dehs. While buenas means “good”, tardes means “afternoon.”

You can combine this phrase with a title such as Buena tarde senor – Good afternoon Sir.

For more than one person, you can say Buenas tardes a todos – Good afternoon everyone.

The Spanish good afternoon is valid till noon or evening as there is no time constraint. You can say it anytime after 1 pm or 2 pm and before night.

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