The best times to visit Barquisimeto for ideal weather are

August 6th to April 1st

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



Other Barquisimeto Travel Info

Weather in Barquisimeto


Average temperatures in Barquisimeto vary barely at all. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 25th 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 Barquisimeto, the hottest months are September, April, and then May. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late April where highs are regularly around 89.4°F (31.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 70.7°F (21.5°C) at night.

Barquisimeto Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Barquisimeto 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.

Barquisimeto Perceived Temperature (F)


Barquisimeto Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Barquisimeto 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 87 77 67.4
Feb 88.7 77.7 67.9
Mar 88.9 77.9 69.1
Apr 88.4 78.6 70.3
May 87.4 78.4 70.5
Jun 86 77.4 69.9
Jul 85.9 76.9 69.4
Aug 87.8 77.9 69.7
Sep 89 78.9 70
Oct 88.3 78.4 69.9
Nov 87.1 77.9 69.7
Dec 86.7 77.3 69

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 30.6 25 19.7
Feb 31.5 25.4 19.9
Mar 31.6 25.5 20.6
Apr 31.3 25.9 21.3
May 30.8 25.8 21.4
Jun 30 25.2 21.1
Jul 29.9 24.9 20.8
Aug 31 25.5 20.9
Sep 31.7 26.1 21.1
Oct 31.3 25.8 21.1
Nov 30.6 25.5 20.9
Dec 30.4 25.2 20.6



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Barquisimeto are February, January, and then March. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid January. For example, on the week of January 15th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid June with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of June 11th.

When can you find snow in Barquisimeto? 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 Barquisimeto.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 1% 0 0.3
Feb 1% 0 0.1
Mar 5% 0 0.6
Apr 8% 0 1.5
May 13% 0 2.7
Jun 16% 0 3
Jul 18% 0 2
Aug 12% 0 1.3
Sep 7% 0 0.9
Oct 13% 0 2.1
Nov 10% 0 2.4
Dec 5% 0 1.4

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 1 0 0.8
Feb 1 0 0.3
Mar 5 0 1.5
Apr 8 0 3.8
May 13 0 6.9
Jun 16 0 7.6
Jul 18 0 5.1
Aug 12 0 3.3
Sep 7 0 2.3
Oct 13 0 5.3
Nov 10 0 6.1
Dec 5 0 3.6


Humidity and Wind

Barquisimeto has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is February (56.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (69.5%).

Wind in Barquisimeto is usually moderate. The windiest month is August, followed by September and July. August’s average wind speed of around 8.8 knots (10.1 MPH or 16.2 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 mid to late September where average top sustained speeds reach 15.6 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 6.7 Light breeze 12.4 Significant breeze
Feb 6.8 Light breeze 12.4 Significant breeze
Mar 7.2 Gentle breeze 12.6 Significant breeze
Apr 7.5 Gentle breeze 13.2 Significant breeze
May 7.9 Gentle breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Jun 8.2 Gentle breeze 14.3 Significant breeze
Jul 8.3 Gentle breeze 14.6 Significant breeze
Aug 8.8 Gentle breeze 15.1 Significant breeze
Sep 8.4 Gentle breeze 15.2 Significant breeze
Oct 7.2 Gentle breeze 13.4 Significant breeze
Nov 6.5 Light breeze 12.7 Significant breeze
Dec 6.4 Light breeze 12 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 58.7%
Feb 56.2%
Mar 56.8%
Apr 61.9%
May 63.9%
Jun 67.2%
Jul 69.5%
Aug 66.5%
Sep 63.1%
Oct 65.4%
Nov 67.2%
Dec 63.2%


Is it Safe to Travel to Barquisimeto?

Our best data indicates this area is generally not safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are very strong travel warnings for Venezuela; avoid all travel. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Oct 03, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Barquisimeto, Venezuela is May, followed by February and April. 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 Barquisimeto in August. 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 48.5 in August means 48.5% of the tourists vs. May.



Overall Barquisimeto Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 89.4°F (31.9°C) and 86.1°F (30.1°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 4 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 the most precipitation with 4 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Barquisimeto, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 89.4°F (31.9°C) and 86.5°F (30.3°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 2 to 4 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Barquisimeto to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 89.2°F (31.8°C) and 86.3°F (30.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 2 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.


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