The best times to visit Merida Old Town for ideal weather are

March 26th to June 24th

or

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.

 

 


Other Merida Old Town Travel Info

Weather in Merida Old Town

Temperature

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)

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Merida Old Town 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.

Merida Old Town Perceived Temperature (F)

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Merida Old Town Perceived Temperature (C)

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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.

Show Fahrenheit

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan57.348.139.6
Feb60.950.539.9
Mar67.256.143.6
Apr7261.149.1
May80.668.553.8
Jun88.875.559.8
Jul94.979.962.6
Aug94.879.963.5
Sep87.174.160.3
Oct77.265.553.6
Nov65.254.944.2
Dec58.148.940.1

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan14.18.94.2
Feb16.110.34.4
Mar19.613.46.4
Apr22.216.29.5
May2720.312.1
Jun31.624.215.4
Jul34.926.617
Aug34.926.617.5
Sep30.623.415.7
Oct25.118.612
Nov18.412.76.8
Dec14.59.44.5

 


 

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.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Merida Old Town (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan16%01.7
Feb19%02.2
Mar14%01.6
Apr18%02.4
May10%01.2
Jun5%00.6
Jul1%00.1
Aug2%00.2
Sep9%01
Oct16%02.6
Nov16%02.1
Dec15%03

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan1604.3
Feb1905.6
Mar1404.1
Apr1806.1
May1003
Jun501.5
Jul100.3
Aug200.5
Sep902.5
Oct1606.6
Nov1605.3
Dec1507.6

 

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.

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Wind

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

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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.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan5.3Light breeze10.1Gentle breeze
Feb6.3Light breeze11.8Significant breeze
Mar6.6Light breeze12Gentle breeze
Apr6.4Light breeze12.1Significant breeze
May6.1Light breeze11.4Gentle breeze
Jun6Light breeze11.4Significant breeze
Jul6.3Light breeze11.4Gentle breeze
Aug5.7Light breeze10.6Gentle breeze
Sep4.6Light breeze9.6Gentle breeze
Oct4.2Light breeze9Gentle breeze
Nov4.9Light breeze9.8Gentle breeze
Dec4.7Light breeze9.1Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan74.9%
Feb63.7%
Mar54.4%
Apr54.6%
May42.4%
Jun38.2%
Jul34%
Aug34.9%
Sep43.8%
Oct55.5%
Nov65.8%
Dec74.8%

 

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

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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 49.6 in May means 49.6% of the tourists vs. February.

 

 

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.

 

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