The best times to visit Margarita Island for ideal weather are

March 12th to June 10th

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



Other Margarita Island Travel Info

Weather in Margarita Island


Average temperatures in Margarita Island vary barely at all. 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 23rd 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 Margarita Island, the hottest months are September, October, and then August. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late September where highs are regularly around 92.9°F (33.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 79.1°F (26.2°C) at night.

Margarita Island Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Margarita Island Temperatures (Celsius)


“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.

Margarita Island Perceived Temperature (F)


Margarita Island Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Margarita Island 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 87.5 80.6 75.3
Feb 87.8 80.6 75.2
Mar 88.8 81.1 75.6
Apr 90.4 82.3 76.8
May 91.2 83 77.5
Jun 90.5 83 77.9
Jul 90.5 82.9 77.5
Aug 91.5 83.5 77.7
Sep 92.5 84.3 78.5
Oct 92.1 84.2 78.7
Nov 90.8 83.3 77.8
Dec 88.5 81.5 76.5

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 30.8 27 24.1
Feb 31 27 24
Mar 31.6 27.3 24.2
Apr 32.4 27.9 24.9
May 32.9 28.3 25.3
Jun 32.5 28.3 25.5
Jul 32.5 28.3 25.3
Aug 33.1 28.6 25.4
Sep 33.6 29.1 25.8
Oct 33.4 29 25.9
Nov 32.7 28.5 25.4
Dec 31.4 27.5 24.7



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Margarita Island are April, May, 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 to mid January. For example, on the week of January 8th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early January with an average of 5 days of significant precipitation the week of January 1st.

When can you find snow in Margarita Island? 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 Margarita Island.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 36% 0 3.6
Feb 28% 0 2.4
Mar 6% 0 0.6
Apr 0% 0 0.1
May 3% 0 0.2
Jun 15% 0 1.1
Jul 10% 0 1.1
Aug 15% 0 2.5
Sep 11% 0 1.1
Oct 12% 0 5.9
Nov 17% 0 2.9
Dec 37% 0 6.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 36 0 9.1
Feb 28 0 6.1
Mar 6 0 1.5
Apr 0 0 0.3
May 3 0 0.5
Jun 15 0 2.8
Jul 10 0 2.8
Aug 15 0 6.4
Sep 11 0 2.8
Oct 12 0 15
Nov 17 0 7.4
Dec 37 0 15.7


Humidity and Wind

Margarita Island has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is April (69.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (73.6%).

Wind in Margarita Island is usually moderate. The windiest month is May, followed by April and March. May’s average wind speed of around 11.5 knots (13.3 MPH or 21.4 KPH) is considered “a moderate breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early April where average top sustained speeds reach 17.1 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

Avg. Relative Humidity


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

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.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 9.1 Gentle breeze 14.4 Significant breeze
Feb 10.1 Gentle breeze 15.3 Significant breeze
Mar 11.1 Significant breeze 16.3 Significant breeze
Apr 11.4 Significant breeze 16.2 Significant breeze
May 11.5 Significant breeze 16 Significant breeze
Jun 11.1 Significant breeze 16.2 Significant breeze
Jul 9.5 Gentle breeze 14.6 Significant breeze
Aug 7.5 Gentle breeze 12.8 Significant breeze
Sep 7.4 Gentle breeze 12.3 Significant breeze
Oct 8.1 Gentle breeze 12.9 Significant breeze
Nov 7.8 Gentle breeze 12.7 Significant breeze
Dec 7.4 Gentle breeze 12.9 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 72.5%
Feb 70.5%
Mar 69.7%
Apr 69.6%
May 71.3%
Jun 72.1%
Jul 71.9%
Aug 70.3%
Sep 69.8%
Oct 70.8%
Nov 72.8%
Dec 73.6%


Is it Safe to Travel to Margarita Island?

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 Margarita Island, Venezuela is May, followed by January and February. 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 Margarita Island in October. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

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 59.7 in October means 59.7% of the tourists vs. May.



Overall Margarita Island Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 91.4°F (33°C) and 87.7°F (30.9°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 0 to 2 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 moderate precipitation with 3 to 5 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Margarita Island, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 92.9°F (33.8°C) and 88.7°F (31.5°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 5 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 Margarita Island to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 89.1°F (31.7°C) and 87.1°F (30.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 8 to 11 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.


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