Guatemala

Best time to visit, climate and weather Guatemala

Best time to visit Guatemala

Best time to visit Guatemala

The best time to visit Guatemala is from january until april, july and november and december, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Guatemala is 29° in march and the lowest is 23° in october.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in Guatemala or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 10 years.

Best time to visit and climate Guatemala

Climate data from: Guatemala City
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
24° 26° 29° 28° 27° 24° 26° 25° 25° 23° 24° 24°
MM
rain
6 mm 11 mm 16 mm 75 mm 207 mm 261 mm 142 mm 194 mm 238 mm 209 mm 32 mm 7 mm
Holiday Guatemala

Holiday Guatemala

Hotels and apartments in Guatemala

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Climate Guatemala

Climate Guatemala

Climate Guatemala per Month
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Guatemala there are 3 types of climates prevailing, namely the tropical rainforest climate, tropical monsoon climate and tropical wet and dry or savanna climate. The average annual temperature for Guatemala is 24° degrees and there is about 1398 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 112 days a year with an average humidity of 81% and an UV-index of 5.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
24° 26° 29° 28° 27° 24° 26° 25° 25° 23° 24° 24°
Night
min °C
12° 13° 13° 15° 17° 16° 15° 15° 15° 14° 13° 12°
MM
rain
6 mm 11 mm 16 mm 75 mm 207 mm 261 mm 142 mm 194 mm 238 mm 209 mm 32 mm 7 mm
Rain
days
6 9 11 18 27 28 24 27 29 26 13 7
Dry
days
25 19 20 12 4 2 7 4 1 5 17 24
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3
Average
UV-index
5 5 6 6 5 5 5 4 5 4 5 5
 

Climate Guatemala january

On average, it is maximum 24° in january in Guatemala and at least around 12° degrees. In january there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 6 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month in Guatemala.

Climate Guatemala february

On average, it is maximum 26° in february in Guatemala and at least around 13° degrees. In february there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 11 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in Guatemala.

Climate Guatemala march

On average, it is maximum 29° in march in Guatemala and at least around 13° degrees. In march there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 16 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Guatemala.

Climate Guatemala april

On average, it is maximum 28° in april in Guatemala and at least around 15° degrees. In april there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 75 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Guatemala.

Climate Guatemala may

On average, it is maximum 27° in may in Guatemala and at least around 17° degrees. In may there are 27 days of rainfall with a total of 207 mm and the it will be dry 4 days this month in Guatemala.

Climate Guatemala june

On average, it is maximum 24° in june in Guatemala and at least around 16° degrees. In june there are 28 days of rainfall with a total of 261 mm and the it will be dry 2 days this month in Guatemala.

Climate Guatemala july

On average, it is maximum 26° in july in Guatemala and at least around 15° degrees. In july there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 142 mm and the it will be dry 7 days this month in Guatemala.

Climate Guatemala august

On average, it is maximum 25° in august in Guatemala and at least around 15° degrees. In august there are 27 days of rainfall with a total of 194 mm and the it will be dry 4 days this month in Guatemala.

Climate Guatemala september

On average, it is maximum 25° in september in Guatemala and at least around 15° degrees. In september there are 29 days of rainfall with a total of 238 mm and the it will be dry 1 day this month in Guatemala.

Climate Guatemala october

On average, it is maximum 23° in october in Guatemala and at least around 14° degrees. In october there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 209 mm and the it will be dry 5 days this month in Guatemala.

Climate Guatemala november

On average, it is maximum 24° in november in Guatemala and at least around 13° degrees. In november there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 32 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Guatemala.

Climate Guatemala december

On average, it is maximum 24° in december in Guatemala and at least around 12° degrees. In december there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 7 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month in Guatemala.

14 day weather forecast Guatemala

14 day weather forecast Guatemala

The weather for Guatemala City in Guatemala will be 28° till 19° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

The weather forecast for Guatemala is based on the weather in Guatemala City.

Weather forecast this week
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Th
23 May
Fr
24 May
Sa
25 May
Su
26 May
Mo
27 May
Tu
28 May
We
29 May
  Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt Broken wolken Broken wolken Regen Light doucheregen
Max (°C) 28° 27° 28° 30° 29° 28° 24°
Min (°C) 16° 16° 15° 15° 15° 15° 16°
Rainfall (mm) 0.9
mm
1.6
mm
0.4
mm
0.1
mm
0.2
mm
11.6
mm
9.1
mm
Rainfall (%) 15% 25% 10% 15% 15% 70% 65%
UV-index
UV-index 4 4 6 8 9 6 4

Weather forecast next week
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Th
30 May
Fr
31 May
Sa
1 Jun
Su
2 Jun
Mo
3 Jun
Tu
4 Jun
We
5 Jun
  Regen Zware Regen Light doucheregen Light doucheregen Bewolkt Light doucheregen Bewolkt
Max (°C) 22° 19° 21° 19° 19° 19° 18°
Min (°C) 17° 17° 16° 15° 15° 16° 15°
Rainfall (mm) 14.6
mm
34.3
mm
7.6
mm
9.6
mm
1.6
mm
9.9
mm
3.9
mm
Rainfall (%) 75% 85% 60% 65% 25% 65% 45%
UV-index
UV-index 4 4 4 1 1 1 1
About Guatemala

About Guatemala

Guatemala is in the continental part Noord-Amerika and the capital is Guatemala City. The total surface is 108.890 km² with 400 km of coastline and the population consists of 16.176.133 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 2,5x as small as United Kingdom. If you want to call Guatemala you have to use +502 or 00502 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +5025012457809 or 005025012457809.

Guatemala is in a straight line at 8.648 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 11 hour and 10 min.

Time difference Guatemala

Time difference Guatemala

In Guatemala it is now 12:57 o’clock in the afternoon on thursday 23 may 2019. That is 7 hour earlier than in United Kingdom. The time zone of Guatemala is America/Guatemala and the Greenwich time is UTC-06.

Currency Guatemala

Currency Guatemala

Bring your credit card

Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

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Vaccinations Guatemala

Vaccinations Guatemala

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Guatemala.

  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabiës
  • Tuberculose (TBC)
  • ZIKA-virus