The best times to visit Brazil for ideal weather are

May 7th to August 26th

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



Other Brazil Travel Info

Weather in Brazil


Average temperatures in Brazil vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of rain throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 51st 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 Brazil, the hottest months are February, December, and then January. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early February where highs are regularly around 87.5°F (30.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 72.4°F (22.4°C) at night.

Brazil Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Brazil 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.

Brazil Perceived Temperature (F)


Brazil Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Brazil 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 86.3 78.9 71.9
Feb 86.9 79.1 71.8
Mar 85.6 78.2 71.2
Apr 84.3 76.9 69.6
May 81.5 73.9 66.4
Jun 80.4 72.6 64.4
Jul 81 72.6 63.4
Aug 83.2 74.5 64.9
Sep 85 76.6 67.6
Oct 85.7 77.7 69.7
Nov 85.7 78.2 70.8
Dec 86.3 78.9 71.9

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 30.2 26.1 22.2
Feb 30.5 26.2 22.1
Mar 29.8 25.7 21.8
Apr 29.1 24.9 20.9
May 27.5 23.3 19.1
Jun 26.9 22.6 18
Jul 27.2 22.6 17.4
Aug 28.4 23.6 18.3
Sep 29.4 24.8 19.8
Oct 29.8 25.4 20.9
Nov 29.8 25.7 21.6
Dec 30.2 26.1 22.2



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Brazil are August, September, and then October. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early August. For example, on the week of July 30th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid February with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of February 12th.

When can you find snow in Brazil? 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 Brazil.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 9% 0 1.9
Feb 10% 0 1.9
Mar 10% 0 2.3
Apr 9% 0 2
May 8% 0 1.8
Jun 6% 0 1
Jul 7% 0 1.1
Aug 4% 0 0.7
Sep 4% 0 0.9
Oct 5% 0 1
Nov 6% 0 1.3
Dec 8% 0 1.7

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 9 0 4.8
Feb 10 0 4.8
Mar 10 0 5.8
Apr 9 0 5.1
May 8 0 4.6
Jun 6 0 2.5
Jul 7 0 2.8
Aug 4 0 1.8
Sep 4 0 2.3
Oct 5 0 2.5
Nov 6 0 3.3
Dec 8 0 4.3


Humidity and Wind

Brazil has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is August (57.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is March (71.3%).

Wind in Brazil is usually calm. The windiest month is September, followed by October and November. September’s average wind speed of around 6.8 knots (7.8 MPH or 12.6 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 to mid October where average top sustained speeds reach 12.1 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 5.9 Light breeze 11 Significant breeze
Feb 5.6 Light breeze 10.8 Gentle breeze
Mar 5.3 Light breeze 10.2 Significant breeze
Apr 5 Light breeze 9.9 Gentle breeze
May 5.1 Light breeze 9.5 Significant breeze
Jun 5.1 Light breeze 9.7 Gentle breeze
Jul 5.3 Light breeze 10 Significant breeze
Aug 6.2 Light breeze 11.2 Significant breeze
Sep 6.8 Light breeze 11.8 Significant breeze
Oct 6.6 Light breeze 11.7 Significant breeze
Nov 6.4 Light breeze 11.6 Significant breeze
Dec 6.1 Light breeze 11.2 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 69.7%
Feb 69.3%
Mar 71.3%
Apr 70.8%
May 70.3%
Jun 67.9%
Jul 63.5%
Aug 57.4%
Sep 57.7%
Oct 62.1%
Nov 66%
Dec 68.5%


Is it Safe to Travel to Brazil?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Dec 04, 2023 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 Nov 24, 2023.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Brazil is January, followed by June and February. 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 Brazil in December. 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 very reliable. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 73.1 in December means 73.1% of the tourists vs. January.



Overall Brazil Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 86.3°F (30.2°C) and 79.7°F (26.5°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 2 to 3 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 moderate precipitation with 1 to 2 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Brazil, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 86.6°F (30.3°C) and 84.3°F (29.1°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 2 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 Brazil to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 87.5°F (30.8°C) and 85.6°F (29.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 2 to 3 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.


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