The best times to visit Asuncion for ideal weather are
April 30th to October 7th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Asuncion Travel Guide
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Weather in Asuncion
Average temperatures in Asuncion vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 36th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Asuncion, the hottest months are January, February, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late January and early February where highs are regularly around 96.3°F (35.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 73.8°F (23.2°C) at night.
Asuncion Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Asuncion Temperatures (Celsius)
The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.
Asuncion Perceived Temperature (F)
Asuncion Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Asuncion Temperatures by Month
Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Asuncion are August, September, and then June. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid to late August. For example, on the week of August 20th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early January with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of January 1st.
When can you find snow in Asuncion? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.
Chance of Precipitation
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Asuncion.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Asuncion (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Asuncion has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is September (52.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (71.7%).
Wind in Asuncion is usually calm. The windiest month is September, followed by October and August. September’s average wind speed of around 8.2 knots (9.4 MPH or 15.1 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late January and early February where average top sustained speeds reach 16.7 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Asuncion.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Avg. Wind Feel||Sustained High Wind||High Wind Feel|
|Jan||6.6||Light breeze||14.9||Significant breeze|
|Feb||6.6||Light breeze||15.2||Significant breeze|
|Mar||5.7||Light breeze||13.3||Significant breeze|
|Apr||5.8||Light breeze||13.4||Significant breeze|
|May||6.1||Light breeze||13.1||Significant breeze|
|Jun||6||Light breeze||12.9||Significant breeze|
|Jul||6.7||Light breeze||13.5||Significant breeze|
|Aug||8||Gentle breeze||15.3||Significant breeze|
|Sep||8.2||Gentle breeze||15.5||Significant breeze|
|Oct||8.1||Gentle breeze||15.5||Significant breeze|
|Nov||7.2||Gentle breeze||14.8||Significant breeze|
|Dec||6.7||Light breeze||14.8||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Asuncion?
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for Paraguay; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 12, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Asuncion, Paraguay is January, followed by November and May. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Asuncion in September. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Asuncion Travel Experience by Season
Fall (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 93.4°F (34.1°C) and 73.7°F (23.2°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 6 to 7 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.
Winter (June through August)
The middle-year months have comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 2 to 5 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Asuncion, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.
Spring (September through November)
Spring daily highs range from 92.9°F (33.8°C) and 84°F (28.9°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 8 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.
Summer (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Asuncion to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 96.3°F (35.7°C) and 91.3°F (32.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 7 to 8 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.