The best times to visit Chihuahua for ideal weather are

February 26th to May 27th

or

October 15th to January 21st

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

 

 


Other Chihuahua Travel Info

Weather in Chihuahua

Temperature

Average temperatures in Chihuahua vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 53rd 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 Chihuahua, the hottest months are January, February, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late January where highs are regularly around 82.6°F (28.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 65.4°F (18.6°C) at night.

Chihuahua Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Chihuahua Temperatures (Celsius)

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“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.

Chihuahua Perceived Temperature (F)

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Chihuahua Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Chihuahua 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

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan81.772.964.6
Feb80.272.365
Mar76.168.661.3
Apr71.263.256.2
May65.357.751
Jun59.451.844.8
Jul5850.142.8
Aug61.153.346.4
Sep63.45649.1
Oct67.860.253
Nov74.265.257
Dec7970.461.9

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan27.622.718.1
Feb26.822.418.3
Mar24.520.316.3
Apr21.817.313.4
May18.514.310.6
Jun15.2117.1
Jul14.410.16
Aug16.211.88
Sep17.413.39.5
Oct19.915.711.7
Nov23.418.413.9
Dec26.121.316.6

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Chihuahua are January, April, and then November. 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 late January and early February with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of January 29th.

When can you find snow in Chihuahua? 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 Chihuahua.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan14%02.9
Feb22%06.4
Mar17%04.1
Apr17%03.2
May18%03.5
Jun18%03.4
Jul18%03.9
Aug20%05.5
Sep21%04.5
Oct17%03.3
Nov17%02.7
Dec17%03.8

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan1407.4
Feb22016.3
Mar17010.4
Apr1708.1
May1808.9
Jun1808.6
Jul1809.9
Aug20014
Sep21011.4
Oct1708.4
Nov1706.9
Dec1709.7

 

Humidity and Wind

Chihuahua has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is December (61.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is May (73.4%).

Wind in Chihuahua is usually moderate. The windiest month is September, followed by December and November. September’s average wind speed of around 9.7 knots (11.1 MPH or 17.9 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 16.3 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Avg. Relative Humidity

Wind

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

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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.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan9.2Gentle breeze14.7Significant breeze
Feb8.9Gentle breeze14.5Significant breeze
Mar8Gentle breeze13.2Significant breeze
Apr7.6Gentle breeze12.8Significant breeze
May7Gentle breeze12Significant breeze
Jun7.7Gentle breeze13Significant breeze
Jul7.8Gentle breeze12.9Significant breeze
Aug8.5Gentle breeze14.1Significant breeze
Sep9.7Gentle breeze15.3Significant breeze
Oct9.2Gentle breeze14.6Significant breeze
Nov9.3Gentle breeze14.7Significant breeze
Dec9.3Gentle breeze14.6Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan63.1%
Feb68.3%
Mar70.1%
Apr68.3%
May73.4%
Jun71.9%
Jul72.9%
Aug71.8%
Sep71.6%
Oct70.9%
Nov66.3%
Dec61.7%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Chihuahua?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Uruguay; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Aug 22, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Chihuahua, Uruguay is January, followed by November 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 Chihuahua in September. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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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 59.9 in September means 59.9% of the tourists vs. January.

 

 

Overall Chihuahua Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 78.3°F (25.7°C) and 60.7°F (15.9°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 to 6 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

Winter (June through August)

The middle-year months have cold weather with high temperatures that are brisk. These months see the most precipitation with 5 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Chihuahua, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 76.6°F (24.8°C) and 61.5°F (16.4°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 to 6 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 Chihuahua to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 82.6°F (28.1°C) and 76.6°F (24.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 6 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.

 

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