Managua weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Managua

The best time to visit in Managua in Nicaragua is from January until May, July and November and December, when you will have a warm or hot temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Managua is 34°C in March and the lowest is 29°C in October.

Managua has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Managua 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 Managua by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 31 32 34 34 33 31 31 31 31 29 30 30
Precipitation (mm) 3 3 4 36 137 151 110 174 156 308 90 18

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14 day weather forecast Managua

The weather for in Managua will be around 32° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Friday 3 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
24°
0.1 mm 20% 5 m/s 2
Saturday 4 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
24°
0 mm 0% 5 m/s 2
Sunday 5 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
23°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 2
Monday 6 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
23°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 1
Tuesday 7 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
23°
0 mm 0% 5 m/s 1
Wednesday 8 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
23°
0 mm 0% 5 m/s 2
Thursday 9 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
22°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 2

Weather forecast next week

Friday 10 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
22°
0 mm 0% 5 m/s 2
Saturday 11 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
23°
0.1 mm 20% 5 m/s 2
Sunday 12 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
23°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 2
Monday 13 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
24°
0 mm 0% 5 m/s 2
Tuesday 14 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
24°
0 mm 0% 5 m/s 2
Wednesday 15 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
24°
0 mm 0% 5 m/s 2
Thursday 16 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
24°
0 mm 0% 5 m/s 2

Climate Managua

Managua has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Managua is 31° degrees and there is about 1190 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 144 days a year with an average humidity of 73% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Managua

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 31 32 34 34 33 31 31 31 31 29 30 30
Night temp. (°C) 21 22 23 25 25 24 23 23 23 23 22 21
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 3 3 4 36 137 151 110 174 156 308 90 18
Days with rain 3 3 4 12 24 26 21 23 26 29 19 9
Dry days 28 25 27 18 7 4 10 8 4 2 11 22
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 7 10 10 10 10 11 10 9 8 9 9
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 2 2 3 2 2 2 2 3
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 7 7 6 7 7

Managua weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Managua? 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 Managua?

Managua is located in Nicaragua. It lies in a straight line at 5,398 miles from London.

The coordinates of Managua are:

  • Latitude: 12.142387
  • Longitude: -86.255792

The GPS coordinates are 12° 8' N, 86° 15' W

How long is the flight to Managua?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Managua is approximately 12 hours.

What are the nearest airports to Managua?

These are the airports closests to Managua:

  • Augusto C. Sandino (Managua) International Airport (6 mi) – Managua
  • Daniel Oduber Quiros International Airport (117 mi) – Liberia
  • Toncontín International Airport (147 mi) – Tegucigalpa

How many inhabitants are there in Managua?

Managua has approximately 920,000 inhabitants.

How big is Managua?

The area of Managua is around 2,448 mi².

What is the currency of Managua?

In Managua the Nicaraguan córdoba (NIO) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 3 December 2021

  • 1 Nicaraguan córdoba = 46.04 British pound
  • 1 British pound = 0.022 Nicaraguan córdoba
  • 10 Nicaraguan córdoba = 460.43 British pound
  • 10 British pound = 0.22 Nicaraguan córdoba
  • 100 Nicaraguan córdoba = 4,604.33 British pound
  • 100 British pound = 2.17 Nicaraguan córdoba

What is the area code of Managua?

The area code to call Managua is +505.