Salento weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Salento

The best time to visit in Salento in Colombia is from July until September, when you will have a pleasant temperature and mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Salento is 26°C in January and the lowest is 25°C in April.

Salento has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Salento or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Salento by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 26 26 26 25 25 26 26 26 26 25 25 25
Precipitation (mm) 173 171 245 196 208 164 132 116 141 206 179 221

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14 day weather forecast Salento

The weather for in Salento will be 27° till 25° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Friday 3 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
18°
4.0 mm 55% 1 m/s 1
Saturday 4 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
18°
5.3 mm 65% 1 m/s 2
Sunday 5 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
18°
3.6 mm 55% 1 m/s 2
Monday 6 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
18°
4.3 mm 60% 1 m/s 2
Tuesday 7 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
17°
3.4 mm 55% 1 m/s 2
Wednesday 8 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
18°
3.9 mm 55% 1 m/s 2
Thursday 9 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
18°
3.2 mm 50% 1 m/s 2

Weather forecast next week

Friday 10 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
18°
2.6 mm 45% 1 m/s 2
Saturday 11 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
18°
2.1 mm 40% 1 m/s 2
Sunday 12 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
18°
9.4 mm 75% 1 m/s 2
Monday 13 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
17°
7.8 mm 70% 1 m/s 2
Tuesday 14 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
18°
3.6 mm 55% 1 m/s 2
Wednesday 15 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
18°
2.8 mm 50% 1 m/s 2
Thursday 16 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
18°
5.5 mm 65% 1 m/s 2

Climate Salento

Salento has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Salento is 26° degrees and there is about 2151 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 4 days a year with an average humidity of 84% and an UV-index of 5.

Climate table of Salento

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 26 26 26 25 25 26 26 26 26 25 25 25
Night temp. (°C) 17 17 18 18 18 17 17 17 18 17 17 17
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 173 171 245 196 208 164 132 116 141 206 179 221
Days with rain 31 27 31 30 31 29 29 29 28 31 30 31
Dry days - 1 - - - 1 2 2 2 - - -
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 8 8 8 10 11 9 9 11 9 8 7
Wind force (Bft) 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 1 1 1
UV-index 5 6 5 5 5 5 6 5 6 5 5 6

Salento weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Salento? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Salento?

Salento is located in Colombia. It lies in a straight line at 5,436 miles from London.

The coordinates of Salento are:

  • Latitude: 3.624722
  • Longitude: -76.463056

The GPS coordinates are 3° 37' N, 76° 27' W

How long is the flight to Salento?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Salento is approximately 12 h. 10 min.

What are the nearest airports to Salento?

These are the airports closests to Salento:

  • Alfonso Bonilla Aragon International Airport (8 mi) – Cali
  • Gerardo Tobar López Airport (39 mi) – Buenaventura
  • El Eden Airport (75 mi) – Armenia

How big is Salento?

The area of Salento is around 338 mi².

What is the currency of Salento?

In Salento the Colombian peso (COP) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 3 December 2021

  • 1 Colombian peso = 4,838.06 British pound
  • 1 British pound = 0.000 Colombian peso
  • 10 Colombian peso = 48,380.55 British pound
  • 10 British pound = 0.002 Colombian peso
  • 100 Colombian peso = 483,805.55 British pound
  • 100 British pound = 0.021 Colombian peso

What is the area code of Salento?

The area code to call Salento is +57.