The best times to visit Belo Horizonte for ideal weather are

April 16th to October 14th

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



Other Belo Horizonte Travel Info

Weather in Belo Horizonte


Average temperatures in Belo Horizonte vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel very enjoyable all year with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is more temperate than most — in the 83rd 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 Belo Horizonte, the hottest months are February, January, and then October. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid January where highs are regularly around 83.5°F (28.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 65.3°F (18.5°C) at night.

Belo Horizonte Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Belo Horizonte 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.

Belo Horizonte Perceived Temperature (F)


Belo Horizonte Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Belo Horizonte 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 82.2 72.6 65
Feb 82.4 72.6 64.8
Mar 80.7 71.5 64.3
Apr 79 69.5 61.7
May 75.8 65.4 57.2
Jun 75.3 64.2 55.6
Jul 76.1 64.6 55.3
Aug 78.1 66.5 56.3
Sep 81.7 70 60.1
Oct 82.4 71.5 62.9
Nov 80.2 70.5 63.5
Dec 80.6 71.4 64.8

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 27.9 22.6 18.3
Feb 28 22.6 18.2
Mar 27.1 21.9 17.9
Apr 26.1 20.8 16.5
May 24.3 18.6 14
Jun 24.1 17.9 13.1
Jul 24.5 18.1 12.9
Aug 25.6 19.2 13.5
Sep 27.6 21.1 15.6
Oct 28 21.9 17.2
Nov 26.8 21.4 17.5
Dec 27 21.9 18.2



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Belo Horizonte are August, June, and then July. 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 June. For example, on the week of June 11th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late November to early December with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of November 26th.

When can you find snow in Belo Horizonte? 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 Belo Horizonte.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 29% 0 5
Feb 20% 0 3.2
Mar 30% 0 6.3
Apr 11% 0 1.6
May 6% 0 0.6
Jun 2% 0 0.1
Jul 2% 0 0.2
Aug 1% 0 0.2
Sep 8% 0 0.9
Oct 19% 0 3.5
Nov 30% 0 5.4
Dec 41% 0 8.9

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 29 0 12.7
Feb 20 0 8.1
Mar 30 0 16
Apr 11 0 4.1
May 6 0 1.5
Jun 2 0 0.3
Jul 2 0 0.5
Aug 1 0 0.5
Sep 8 0 2.3
Oct 19 0 8.9
Nov 30 0 13.7
Dec 41 0 22.6


Humidity and Wind

Belo Horizonte has some slightly muggy months, with moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is September (45.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (68%).

Wind in Belo Horizonte is usually calm. The windiest month is September, followed by October and August. September’s average wind speed of around 6.6 knots (7.6 MPH or 12.2 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early October where average top sustained speeds reach 10.3 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 5.2 Light breeze 8.4 Gentle breeze
Feb 5.4 Light breeze 8.8 Gentle breeze
Mar 5.2 Light breeze 8.2 Gentle breeze
Apr 4.9 Light breeze 7.9 Gentle breeze
May 4.8 Light breeze 8 Gentle breeze
Jun 4.3 Light breeze 7.3 Gentle breeze
Jul 4.7 Light breeze 8.2 Gentle breeze
Aug 5.8 Light breeze 9.4 Gentle breeze
Sep 6.6 Light breeze 10 Gentle breeze
Oct 6.3 Light breeze 9.9 Gentle breeze
Nov 5.7 Light breeze 8.7 Gentle breeze
Dec 5.3 Light breeze 8.8 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 62.3%
Feb 59.2%
Mar 66.4%
Apr 64.8%
May 62.9%
Jun 61.8%
Jul 55.7%
Aug 47%
Sep 45.6%
Oct 52.5%
Nov 64.6%
Dec 68%


Is it Safe to Travel to Belo Horizonte?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for Brazil; 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 Oct 01, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Belo Horizonte, Brazil is July, followed by January and June. 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 Belo Horizonte in October. 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 49.6 in October means 49.6% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Belo Horizonte Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 81.8°F (27.7°C) and 75.1°F (23.9°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 2 to 9 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Winter (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 0 to 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Belo Horizonte, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 83.3°F (28.5°C) and 79°F (26.1°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 9 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 Belo Horizonte to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 83.5°F (28.6°C) and 80.7°F (27.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 6 to 13 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


Best Times to TravelBrazil › Belo Horizonte, Brazil