The best times to visit Ibague for ideal weather are

July 16th to August 12th

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

 

 


Other Ibague Travel Info

Weather in Ibague

Temperature

Average temperatures in Ibague vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is far less temperate than some — in the 9th 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 Ibague, the hottest months are September, August, and then July. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 90.5°F (32.5°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 68.9°F (20.5°C) at night.

Ibague Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Ibague 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.

Ibague Perceived Temperature (F)

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Ibague Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Ibague 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 85.8 77.5 67.6
Feb 84.8 76.5 67.2
Mar 85.3 77.1 67.6
Apr 84.7 76.8 67.8
May 84.6 77.1 67.7
Jun 85.8 78.1 67.4
Jul 87.5 79.3 67.6
Aug 89.1 80 68.2
Sep 90 80.2 67.9
Oct 85.6 77.2 67.5
Nov 82.5 75.2 67.1
Dec 84.2 76.7 67.4

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 29.9 25.3 19.8
Feb 29.3 24.7 19.6
Mar 29.6 25.1 19.8
Apr 29.3 24.9 19.9
May 29.2 25.1 19.8
Jun 29.9 25.6 19.7
Jul 30.8 26.3 19.8
Aug 31.7 26.7 20.1
Sep 32.2 26.8 19.9
Oct 29.8 25.1 19.7
Nov 28.1 24 19.5
Dec 29 24.8 19.7

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Ibague are August, September, 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 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 mid April with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of April 16th.

When can you find snow in Ibague? 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 Ibague.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Ibague (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 18% 0 3.3
Feb 28% 0 3.9
Mar 29% 0 6
Apr 33% 0 6.5
May 35% 0 7.1
Jun 16% 0 2.8
Jul 14% 0 2.2
Aug 12% 0 1.9
Sep 14% 0 2.5
Oct 28% 0 4.3
Nov 28% 0 5.7
Dec 24% 0 5.6

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 18 0 8.4
Feb 28 0 9.9
Mar 29 0 15.2
Apr 33 0 16.5
May 35 0 18
Jun 16 0 7.1
Jul 14 0 5.6
Aug 12 0 4.8
Sep 14 0 6.4
Oct 28 0 10.9
Nov 28 0 14.5
Dec 24 0 14.2

 

Humidity and Wind

Ibague has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is August (50.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (77.2%).

Wind in Ibague is usually calm. The windiest month is July, followed by August and September. July’s average wind speed of around 4.9 knots (5.6 MPH or 9 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 July where average top sustained speeds reach 9.8 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 3.7 Barely noticeable 7.6 Gentle breeze
Feb 3.7 Barely noticeable 7.7 Gentle breeze
Mar 3.9 Barely noticeable 7.8 Gentle breeze
Apr 3.7 Barely noticeable 7.7 Gentle breeze
May 3.8 Barely noticeable 7.4 Gentle breeze
Jun 4.2 Light breeze 8.1 Gentle breeze
Jul 4.9 Light breeze 8.7 Gentle breeze
Aug 4.8 Light breeze 9 Gentle breeze
Sep 4.5 Light breeze 8.5 Gentle breeze
Oct 3.9 Barely noticeable 8 Gentle breeze
Nov 3.6 Barely noticeable 7.4 Gentle breeze
Dec 3.8 Barely noticeable 7.8 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 64.3%
Feb 70.7%
Mar 69.9%
Apr 72%
May 72.1%
Jun 63.8%
Jul 55.6%
Aug 50.9%
Sep 51.5%
Oct 67.2%
Nov 77.2%
Dec 70.3%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Ibague?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Colombia; 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 Sep 05, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Ibague, Colombia is April, followed by January 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 Ibague in July. 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 65.7 in July means 65.7% of the tourists vs. April.

 

 

Overall Ibague Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 86.3°F (30.2°C) and 83.5°F (28.6°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is very common with 9 to 11 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 least precipitation with 4 to 5 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Ibague, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 90.5°F (32.5°C) and 82.1°F (27.8°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 9 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Ibague to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 87.1°F (30.6°C) and 83.2°F (28.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 6 to 8 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.

 

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