The best times to visit Coastal Region for ideal weather are
May 28th to December 23rd
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Coastal Region Travel Guide
Other Coastal Region Travel Info
Weather in Coastal Region
Average temperatures in Coastal Region vary very little. 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 21st 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 Coastal Region, the hottest months are May, April, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid December where highs are regularly around 93.2°F (34°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 75.8°F (24.3°C) at night.
Coastal Region Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Coastal Region 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.
Coastal Region Perceived Temperature (F)
Coastal Region Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Coastal Region 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 Coastal Region are June, July, and then August. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late May. For example, on the week of May 21st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid January with an average of 5 days of significant precipitation the week of January 15th.
When can you find snow in Coastal Region? 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 Coastal Region.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Coastal Region (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
Coastal Region has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is December (58.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is February (73.3%).
Wind in Coastal Region is usually calm. The windiest month is November, followed by October and July. November’s average wind speed of around 6.2 knots (7.2 MPH or 11.5 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 mid November where average top sustained speeds reach 13 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Coastal Region.
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||4.4||Light breeze||7.1||Gentle breeze|
|Feb||4.2||Light breeze||6.9||Light breeze|
|Mar||4.9||Light breeze||9.2||Gentle breeze|
|Apr||4.7||Light breeze||7.9||Gentle breeze|
|May||3.4||Barely noticeable||6.3||Gentle breeze|
|Jun||4.3||Light breeze||7.7||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||5.4||Light breeze||8.1||Gentle breeze|
|Aug||4.3||Light breeze||6.6||Light breeze|
|Sep||5.1||Light breeze||7.7||Gentle breeze|
|Oct||5.9||Light breeze||9.8||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||6.2||Light breeze||10.2||Gentle breeze|
|Dec||4.9||Light breeze||9.1||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Coastal Region?
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Dec 04, 2023 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Ecuador; exercise a high degree of caution and avoid some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Nov 20, 2023.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Coastal Region, Ecuador is July, followed by January and September. 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 Coastal Region in November. 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 Coastal Region Travel Experience by Season
Fall (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 92.3°F (33.5°C) and 88.3°F (31.3°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is very common with 6 to 15 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 about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Coastal Region, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Spring (September through November)
Spring daily highs range from 91.8°F (33.2°C) and 85.9°F (29.9°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a trivial amount: approximately 0 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 Coastal Region to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 93.2°F (34°C) and 87.5°F (30.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 0 to 16 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.