The best times to visit Minatitlan for ideal weather are

November 12th to March 18th

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

 

 


Other Minatitlan Travel Info

Weather in Minatitlan

Temperature

Average temperatures in Minatitlan vary little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of rain throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 53rd 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 Minatitlan, the hottest months are May, June, and then July. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid May where highs are regularly around 90.9°F (32.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 77.3°F (25.2°C) at night.

Minatitlan Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Minatitlan 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.

Minatitlan Perceived Temperature (F)

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Minatitlan Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Minatitlan 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 76.8 72 66.7
Feb 79.4 73.8 67.5
Mar 81.7 76.2 69.4
Apr 88.1 81.7 74
May 88.8 83.1 76.1
Jun 87.7 82.8 76.6
Jul 86.2 82.2 76.5
Aug 86.8 82.1 75.7
Sep 86 81.1 75.2
Oct 84 79.4 73.2
Nov 80.4 76.2 70.5
Dec 79.1 74.2 68.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 24.9 22.2 19.3
Feb 26.3 23.2 19.7
Mar 27.6 24.6 20.8
Apr 31.2 27.6 23.3
May 31.6 28.4 24.5
Jun 30.9 28.2 24.8
Jul 30.1 27.9 24.7
Aug 30.4 27.8 24.3
Sep 30 27.3 24
Oct 28.9 26.3 22.9
Nov 26.9 24.6 21.4
Dec 26.2 23.4 20.2

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Minatitlan are March, April, and then May. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late January. For example, on the week of January 22nd there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid to late September with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of September 17th.

When can you find snow in Minatitlan? 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 Minatitlan.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Minatitlan (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 5% 0 0.8
Feb 2% 0 0.2
Mar 0% 0 0
Apr 0% 0 0
May 2% 0 0.2
Jun 4% 0 0.4
Jul 5% 0 1.4
Aug 6% 0 1.1
Sep 8% 0 1.4
Oct 8% 0 2.4
Nov 3% 0 0.3
Dec 2% 0 0.3

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 5 0 2
Feb 2 0 0.5
Mar 0 0 0
Apr 0 0 0
May 2 0 0.5
Jun 4 0 1
Jul 5 0 3.6
Aug 6 0 2.8
Sep 8 0 3.6
Oct 8 0 6.1
Nov 3 0 0.8
Dec 2 0 0.8

 

Humidity and Wind

Minatitlan has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is April (65.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (75.9%).

Wind in Minatitlan is usually moderate. The windiest month is March, followed by April and January. March’s average wind speed of around 9.8 knots (11.3 MPH or 18.2 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 April where average top sustained speeds reach 17.8 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 8.9 Gentle breeze 16 Significant breeze
Feb 8.8 Gentle breeze 15.9 Significant breeze
Mar 9.8 Gentle breeze 16.6 Significant breeze
Apr 9 Gentle breeze 16.2 Significant breeze
May 8.3 Gentle breeze 15.3 Significant breeze
Jun 7.6 Gentle breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Jul 8.3 Gentle breeze 14.2 Significant breeze
Aug 7.3 Gentle breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Sep 7.5 Gentle breeze 13.5 Significant breeze
Oct 8 Gentle breeze 14.2 Significant breeze
Nov 8.5 Gentle breeze 14.9 Significant breeze
Dec 8.1 Gentle breeze 14.7 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 75.9%
Feb 73.5%
Mar 70.6%
Apr 65.4%
May 65.9%
Jun 67.3%
Jul 68.1%
Aug 68.1%
Sep 69.7%
Oct 71%
Nov 72%
Dec 73.5%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Minatitlan?

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 Minatitlan, Mexico is January, followed by March and June. 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 Minatitlan in July. 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 July means 49.6% of the tourists vs. January.

 

 

Overall Minatitlan Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 90.9°F (32.7°C) and 79.2°F (26.2°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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see moderate precipitation with 1 to 2 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Minatitlan, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 86.9°F (30.5°C) and 78.9°F (26.1°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 3 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 Minatitlan to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 82.7°F (28.2°C) and 76°F (24.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: consistently 1 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.

 

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