The best times to visit Mexicali for ideal weather are

January 29th to April 22nd


October 22nd to December 9th

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



Other Mexicali Travel Info

Weather in Mexicali


Average temperatures in Mexicali vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of precipitation throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 55th 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 Mexicali, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid August where highs are regularly around 107.3°F (41.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 81.4°F (27.4°C) at night.

Mexicali Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Mexicali 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.

Mexicali Perceived Temperature (F)


Mexicali Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Mexicali 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 70 58.2 44.7
Feb 73.7 61.9 47.4
Mar 82 69.4 53.4
Apr 86.6 73.6 57.1
May 94.4 81.3 63.9
Jun 103.6 90.4 72.2
Jul 106.2 94.2 80.1
Aug 106.5 94.4 80.5
Sep 102.5 90.1 75.2
Oct 90.5 77.8 62.4
Nov 78.7 66.9 52.5
Dec 67.5 56.9 44.4

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 21.1 14.6 7.1
Feb 23.2 16.6 8.6
Mar 27.8 20.8 11.9
Apr 30.3 23.1 13.9
May 34.7 27.4 17.7
Jun 39.8 32.4 22.3
Jul 41.2 34.6 26.7
Aug 41.4 34.7 26.9
Sep 39.2 32.3 24
Oct 32.5 25.4 16.9
Nov 25.9 19.4 11.4
Dec 19.7 13.8 6.9



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Mexicali are January, March, and then April. 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 August with an average of 0 days of significant precipitation the week of July 30th.

When can you find snow in Mexicali? 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 Mexicali.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

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 0% 0 0
Jul 0% 0 0
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 0% 0 0.2
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 0 0 0
Jul 0 0 0
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 0 0 0.5
Oct 0 0 0
Nov 0 0 0
Dec 0 0 0


Humidity and Wind

Mexicali has some comfortably humid months, and dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is June (24.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (42.7%).

Wind in Mexicali is usually calm. The windiest month is April, followed by May and July. April’s average wind speed of around 7.7 knots (8.8 MPH or 14.2 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid April where average top sustained speeds reach 15.9 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 4.7 Light breeze 11.2 Significant breeze
Feb 5.4 Light breeze 12.2 Significant breeze
Mar 6.2 Light breeze 13.4 Significant breeze
Apr 7.7 Gentle breeze 15.3 Significant breeze
May 7.3 Gentle breeze 14.8 Significant breeze
Jun 6.6 Light breeze 13.6 Significant breeze
Jul 7.1 Gentle breeze 13.6 Significant breeze
Aug 6.3 Light breeze 13 Significant breeze
Sep 5.1 Light breeze 12.1 Significant breeze
Oct 5.3 Light breeze 12.1 Significant breeze
Nov 4.8 Light breeze 11.1 Significant breeze
Dec 4.6 Light breeze 11.1 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 39.7%
Feb 39.6%
Mar 31.6%
Apr 29.3%
May 26.6%
Jun 24.2%
Jul 33.4%
Aug 33.8%
Sep 31.3%
Oct 29.3%
Nov 34%
Dec 42.7%


Is it Safe to Travel to Mexicali?

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 Mexicali, Mexico is April, followed by December 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 Mexicali 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 very reliable. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 37.1 in October means 37.1% of the tourists vs. April.



Overall Mexicali Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 99.6°F (37.6°C) and 75.5°F (24.2°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 hot weather with high temperatures that are extremely hot. These months see moderate precipitation with about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Mexicali, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 104.7°F (40.4°C) and 72.9°F (22.7°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 the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is somewhat cool this time of year in Mexicali to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 75.6°F (24.2°C) and 65.2°F (18.4°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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