The best times to visit Leon for ideal weather are

June 18th to November 4th

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

 

 


Other Leon Travel Info

Weather in Leon

Temperature

Average temperatures in Leon vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel very enjoyable all year with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is more temperate than most — in the 83rd 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 Leon, the hottest months are May, June, and then April. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid May where highs are regularly around 91.5°F (33.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 59.5°F (15.3°C) at night.

Leon Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Leon 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.

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Leon Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Leon 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 75.9 59.4 44.7
Feb 79.9 62.7 46.8
Mar 84 66.7 49.7
Apr 88.9 71.8 54.3
May 90.5 74.4 58.6
Jun 86.9 73.1 61.1
Jul 81.2 69.4 60.1
Aug 82.5 70 59.1
Sep 80.9 68.5 58.3
Oct 81.3 66.5 53
Nov 78.7 62.8 47.8
Dec 76.6 60.1 45

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 24.4 15.2 7.1
Feb 26.6 17.1 8.2
Mar 28.9 19.3 9.8
Apr 31.6 22.1 12.4
May 32.5 23.6 14.8
Jun 30.5 22.8 16.2
Jul 27.3 20.8 15.6
Aug 28.1 21.1 15.1
Sep 27.2 20.3 14.6
Oct 27.4 19.2 11.7
Nov 25.9 17.1 8.8
Dec 24.8 15.6 7.2

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Leon are January, February, and then March. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early July with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of July 2nd.

When can you find snow in Leon? 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 Leon.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Leon (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 0% 0 0
Feb 0% 0 0
Mar 0% 0 0
Apr 0% 0 0
May 0% 0 0
Jun 1% 0 0.7
Jul 4% 0 2.3
Aug 1% 0 0.7
Sep 0% 0 0
Oct 0% 0 0
Nov 0% 0 0
Dec 0% 0 0

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 0 0 0
Feb 0 0 0
Mar 0 0 0
Apr 0 0 0
May 0 0 0
Jun 1 0 1.8
Jul 4 0 5.8
Aug 1 0 1.8
Sep 0 0 0
Oct 0 0 0
Nov 0 0 0
Dec 0 0 0

 

Humidity and Wind

Leon has some comfortably humid months, with some very dry months. The least humid month is April (18.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (57.6%).

Wind in Leon is usually calm. The windiest month is April, followed by March and June. April’s average wind speed of around 5.2 knots (6 MPH or 9.7 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 May to early June where average top sustained speeds reach 16.5 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 4.4 Light breeze 11.5 Significant breeze
Feb 4.6 Light breeze 12.4 Significant breeze
Mar 5.2 Light breeze 13.5 Significant breeze
Apr 5.2 Light breeze 13.8 Significant breeze
May 5 Light breeze 13.8 Significant breeze
Jun 5.1 Light breeze 13.8 Significant breeze
Jul 4.5 Light breeze 12.7 Significant breeze
Aug 4.5 Light breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
Sep 4.3 Light breeze 11.5 Significant breeze
Oct 4.4 Light breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
Nov 4.2 Light breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
Dec 3.8 Barely noticeable 10.2 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 34.5%
Feb 29.6%
Mar 21.9%
Apr 18.5%
May 24%
Jun 40.7%
Jul 57.6%
Aug 52.6%
Sep 56.8%
Oct 44.1%
Nov 38%
Dec 34.3%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Leon?

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 Mexico; 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 Oct 01, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Leon, Mexico is April, followed by January and December. 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 Leon 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 slightly extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 51.6 in August means 51.6% of the tourists vs. April.

 

 

Overall Leon Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 91.5°F (33.1°C) and 81.8°F (27.7°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is nonexistent with roughly 0 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second 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 comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 0 to 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Leon, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 82.2°F (27.9°C) and 77.8°F (25.4°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 fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is somewhat cool this time of year in Leon to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 84.6°F (29.2°C) and 73.8°F (23.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a insignificant amount: consistently 0 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.

 

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