The best times to visit Chapada dos Guimaraes for ideal weather are
April 30th 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.
Chapada dos Guimaraes Travel Guide
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Weather in Chapada dos Guimaraes
Average temperatures in Chapada dos Guimaraes vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for most of the year with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 19th 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 Chapada dos Guimaraes, the hottest months are September, October, and then November. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid to late September where highs are regularly around 98.1°F (36.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 73.8°F (23.2°C) at night.
Chapada dos Guimaraes Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Chapada dos Guimaraes 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.
Chapada dos Guimaraes Perceived Temperature (F)
Chapada dos Guimaraes Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Chapada dos Guimaraes 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 Chapada dos Guimaraes 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 mid June. For example, on the week of June 18th 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 3 days of significant precipitation the week of February 12th.
When can you find snow in Chapada dos Guimaraes? 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 Chapada dos Guimaraes.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Chapada dos Guimaraes (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
Chapada dos Guimaraes has some very humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is August (34.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is March (70.3%).
Wind in Chapada dos Guimaraes is usually calm. The windiest month is November, followed by December and October. November’s average wind speed of around 5.6 knots (6.5 MPH or 10.4 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 late October to early November where average top sustained speeds reach 14.7 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Chapada dos Guimaraes.
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||5.4||Light breeze||13||Significant breeze|
|Feb||5||Light breeze||12.6||Significant breeze|
|Mar||4.5||Light breeze||12.1||Significant breeze|
|Apr||4.1||Light breeze||10.9||Gentle breeze|
|May||4.3||Light breeze||9.8||Significant breeze|
|Jun||4.2||Light breeze||9.4||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||4.5||Light breeze||10.3||Significant breeze|
|Aug||5||Light breeze||10.9||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||5.4||Light breeze||11.9||Significant breeze|
|Oct||5.4||Light breeze||13.2||Significant breeze|
|Nov||5.6||Light breeze||13.8||Significant breeze|
|Dec||5.5||Light breeze||13.3||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Chapada dos Guimaraes?
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 Chapada dos Guimaraes, 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 Chapada dos Guimaraes 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
Overall Chapada dos Guimaraes Travel Experience by Season
Fall (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 92.7°F (33.7°C) and 85.7°F (29.8°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 2 to 11 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 quite warm. These months see the least precipitation with 0 to 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Chapada dos Guimaraes, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Spring (September through November)
Spring daily highs range from 98.1°F (36.7°C) and 92.5°F (33.6°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 2 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 Chapada dos Guimaraes to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 92.3°F (33.5°C) and 89.9°F (32.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 9 to 12 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.