The best times to visit Merida Old Town for ideal weather are
March 26th to June 24th
September 10th to November 18th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Merida Old Town Travel Guide
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Weather in Merida Old Town
Average temperatures in Merida Old Town vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel very nice much of the year, but hot in the summer and cold in the winter with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 46th 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 Merida Old Town, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 96.1°F (35.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 64.8°F (18.2°C) at night.
Merida Old Town Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Merida Old Town 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.
Merida Old Town Perceived Temperature (F)
Merida Old Town Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Merida Old Town 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 Merida Old Town are July, August, and then June. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid June. For example, on the week of June 18th 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 2 days of significant precipitation the week of January 1st.
When can you find snow in Merida Old Town? 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 Merida Old Town.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Merida Old Town (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
Merida Old Town has some very humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is July (34% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (74.9%).
Wind in Merida Old Town is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by April and February. March’s average wind speed of around 6.6 knots (7.6 MPH or 12.2 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 March where average top sustained speeds reach 13.2 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Merida Old Town.
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||5.3||Light breeze||10.1||Gentle breeze|
|Feb||6.3||Light breeze||11.8||Significant breeze|
|Mar||6.6||Light breeze||12||Gentle breeze|
|Apr||6.4||Light breeze||12.1||Significant breeze|
|May||6.1||Light breeze||11.4||Gentle breeze|
|Jun||6||Light breeze||11.4||Significant breeze|
|Jul||6.3||Light breeze||11.4||Gentle breeze|
|Aug||5.7||Light breeze||10.6||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||4.6||Light breeze||9.6||Gentle breeze|
|Oct||4.2||Light breeze||9||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||4.9||Light breeze||9.8||Gentle breeze|
|Dec||4.7||Light breeze||9.1||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Merida Old Town?
Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Spain; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Oct 04, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Merida Old Town, Spain is February, followed by January and October. 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 Merida Old Town in May. 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 Merida Old Town Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 85.9°F (29.9°C) and 63.9°F (17.7°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 5 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the slowest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.
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 0 to 2 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Merida Old Town, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 90.7°F (32.6°C) and 59.2°F (15.1°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 5 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is too cold this time of year in Merida Old Town to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 63.9°F (17.7°C) and 56.8°F (13.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: consistently 5 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.