The best times to visit Guiana Highlands for ideal weather are

September 3rd to April 29th

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

 

 


Other Guiana Highlands Travel Info

Weather in Guiana Highlands

Temperature

Average temperatures in Guiana Highlands vary barely at all. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a very low chance of rain throughout the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 26th 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 Guiana Highlands, the hottest months are April, May, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late April where highs are regularly around 95.1°F (35.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 76.2°F (24.6°C) at night.

Guiana Highlands Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Guiana Highlands 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.

Guiana Highlands Perceived Temperature (F)

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Guiana Highlands Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Guiana Highlands 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 89.1 82.2 74.2
Feb 90.8 83.3 74.2
Mar 93 84.9 75.3
Apr 94.5 85.9 76.2
May 93.5 85.5 76.7
Jun 90.9 83.5 76
Jul 90.4 83.1 75.6
Aug 91.2 83.4 75.8
Sep 92.1 84.9 76.5
Oct 92.1 84.6 76.3
Nov 91.4 84.2 75.9
Dec 89.4 82.4 75.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 31.7 27.9 23.4
Feb 32.7 28.5 23.4
Mar 33.9 29.4 24.1
Apr 34.7 29.9 24.6
May 34.2 29.7 24.8
Jun 32.7 28.6 24.4
Jul 32.4 28.4 24.2
Aug 32.9 28.6 24.3
Sep 33.4 29.4 24.7
Oct 33.4 29.2 24.6
Nov 33 29 24.4
Dec 31.9 28 24.1

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Guiana Highlands are March, February, and then April. 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 mid June with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of June 18th.

When can you find snow in Guiana Highlands? 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 Guiana Highlands.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 3% 0 1
Feb 1% 0 0.1
Mar 1% 0 0.2
Apr 3% 0 1.2
May 13% 0 3.1
Jun 18% 0 3.3
Jul 18% 0 2.3
Aug 24% 0 5
Sep 6% 0 1.5
Oct 14% 0 2.9
Nov 10% 0 1.8
Dec 7% 0 0.7

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 3 0 2.5
Feb 1 0 0.3
Mar 1 0 0.5
Apr 3 0 3
May 13 0 7.9
Jun 18 0 8.4
Jul 18 0 5.8
Aug 24 0 12.7
Sep 6 0 3.8
Oct 14 0 7.4
Nov 10 0 4.6
Dec 7 0 1.8

 

Humidity and Wind

Guiana Highlands has some slightly muggy months, with moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is April (43.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (64.6%).

Wind in Guiana Highlands is usually calm. The windiest month is February, followed by March and April. February’s average wind speed of around 7.7 knots (8.9 MPH or 14.3 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 March where average top sustained speeds reach 12.7 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Wind

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

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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 7.3 Gentle breeze 11.2 Significant breeze
Feb 7.7 Gentle breeze 11.8 Significant breeze
Mar 7.7 Gentle breeze 11.5 Significant breeze
Apr 7.3 Gentle breeze 10.9 Gentle breeze
May 6.5 Light breeze 10.1 Significant breeze
Jun 5.9 Light breeze 10.1 Gentle breeze
Jul 5.6 Light breeze 9.7 Significant breeze
Aug 4.9 Light breeze 9.1 Gentle breeze
Sep 4.9 Light breeze 8.9 Significant breeze
Oct 5.2 Light breeze 9.2 Gentle breeze
Nov 5.9 Light breeze 9.7 Significant breeze
Dec 6.8 Light breeze 10.8 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 60.2%
Feb 56.4%
Mar 50.3%
Apr 43.5%
May 46.8%
Jun 61.2%
Jul 64.6%
Aug 52.5%
Sep 49.8%
Oct 57.4%
Nov 58.1%
Dec 55.9%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Guiana Highlands?

Our best data indicates this area is generally not safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are very strong travel warnings for Venezuela; avoid all travel. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Oct 03, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Guiana Highlands, Venezuela is May, followed by February and April. 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 Guiana Highlands in August. 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 48.5 in August means 48.5% of the tourists vs. May.

 

 

Overall Guiana Highlands Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel very warm. Highs range from 95.1°F (35.1°C) and 91.5°F (33.1°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 0 to 4 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the most precipitation with 5 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Guiana Highlands, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 92.9°F (33.8°C) and 89.2°F (31.8°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 2 to 4 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Guiana Highlands to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 92°F (33.3°C) and 88.2°F (31.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 0 to 2 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.

 

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