The best times to visit Barbosa for ideal weather are

December 17th to February 11th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.



Other Barbosa Travel Info

Weather in Barbosa


Average temperatures in Barbosa vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a chance of rain throughout most of the year. The area is far less temperate than some — in the 5th 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 Barbosa, the hottest months are January, February, and then July. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late January and early February where highs are regularly around 92.7°F (33.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 76.8°F (24.9°C) at night.

Barbosa Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Barbosa Temperatures (Celsius)


“Feels-Like” Temperatures

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.

Barbosa Perceived Temperature (F)


Barbosa Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Barbosa 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.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 91.2 84.9 75.5
Feb 91.2 84.4 74.9
Mar 90.1 83.8 74.9
Apr 89.4 83.2 74.8
May 89.3 83.4 74.7
Jun 89.8 83.9 74.8
Jul 90.7 84.3 74.6
Aug 90.5 83.8 73.9
Sep 89.9 83.4 73.8
Oct 88.4 82.1 73.5
Nov 87.9 82.1 74
Dec 89.3 83.4 75

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 32.9 29.4 24.2
Feb 32.9 29.1 23.8
Mar 32.3 28.8 23.8
Apr 31.9 28.4 23.8
May 31.8 28.6 23.7
Jun 32.1 28.8 23.8
Jul 32.6 29.1 23.7
Aug 32.5 28.8 23.3
Sep 32.2 28.6 23.2
Oct 31.3 27.8 23.1
Nov 31.1 27.8 23.3
Dec 31.8 28.6 23.9



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Barbosa are January, February, and then December. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid January. For example, on the week of January 8th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid November with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of November 12th.

When can you find snow in Barbosa? 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 Barbosa.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Barbosa (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 7% 0 2.2
Feb 17% 0 3.7
Mar 33% 0 6.4
Apr 34% 0 9.7
May 38% 0 10.6
Jun 25% 0 6.1
Jul 27% 0 10.3
Aug 33% 0 9.9
Sep 33% 0 10.8
Oct 40% 0 13
Nov 43% 0 13.1
Dec 21% 0 4.9

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 7 0 5.6
Feb 17 0 9.4
Mar 33 0 16.3
Apr 34 0 24.6
May 38 0 26.9
Jun 25 0 15.5
Jul 27 0 26.2
Aug 33 0 25.1
Sep 33 0 27.4
Oct 40 0 33
Nov 43 0 33.3
Dec 21 0 12.4


Humidity and Wind

Barbosa has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is January (61.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (73.6%).

Wind in Barbosa is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is August, followed by March and July. August’s average wind speed of around 2.3 knots (2.6 MPH or 4.2 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid August where average top sustained speeds reach 6.6 knots, which is considered a light breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Barbosa.

Avg. Relative Humidity


The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

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 1.7 Barely noticeable 5.3 Light breeze
Feb 2.1 Barely noticeable 5.7 Light breeze
Mar 2.2 Barely noticeable 5.6 Light breeze
Apr 2.1 Barely noticeable 5.8 Light breeze
May 1.9 Barely noticeable 5.6 Light breeze
Jun 2.1 Barely noticeable 5.7 Light breeze
Jul 2.2 Barely noticeable 5.6 Light breeze
Aug 2.3 Barely noticeable 5.8 Light breeze
Sep 2.1 Barely noticeable 5.7 Light breeze
Oct 1.9 Barely noticeable 5.6 Light breeze
Nov 1.9 Barely noticeable 5.5 Light breeze
Dec 1.5 Barely noticeable 5.4 Light breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 61.9%
Feb 63.5%
Mar 67.9%
Apr 71.2%
May 71.9%
Jun 69.2%
Jul 67%
Aug 67.7%
Sep 69%
Oct 72.6%
Nov 73.6%
Dec 70.2%


Is it Safe to Travel to Barbosa?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Colombia; exercise a high degree of caution and avoid some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 05, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Barbosa, Colombia is April, followed by January 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 Barbosa in July. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 65.7 in July means 65.7% of the tourists vs. April.



Overall Barbosa Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 91.1°F (32.8°C) and 88.8°F (31.6°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is very common with 10 to 12 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see moderate precipitation with 8 to 10 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Barbosa, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 90.3°F (32.4°C) and 87.5°F (30.8°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a good amount: 10 to 13 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Barbosa to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 92.7°F (33.7°C) and 88.3°F (31.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 2 to 6 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.


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