The best times to visit Orinoquia for ideal weather are

November 26th to February 18th

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



Other Orinoquia Travel Info

Weather in Orinoquia


Average temperatures in Orinoquia vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is far less temperate than some — in the 10th 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 Orinoquia, the hottest months are March, February, and then January. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid March where highs are regularly around 95°F (35°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 73.8°F (23.2°C) at night.

Orinoquia Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Orinoquia 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.

Orinoquia Perceived Temperature (F)


Orinoquia Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Orinoquia 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 92 83.3 70.6
Feb 93.9 84.7 71.6
Mar 94 84.7 73
Apr 91 82.5 73.2
May 89.5 81.6 73.8
Jun 87.1 79.6 73.1
Jul 86.7 79.2 72.6
Aug 87.9 80.1 73.1
Sep 89.6 81.3 73.2
Oct 89.7 81.9 73.9
Nov 88.5 81.8 73.7
Dec 89.6 82.4 72.8

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 33.3 28.5 21.4
Feb 34.4 29.3 22
Mar 34.4 29.3 22.8
Apr 32.8 28.1 22.9
May 31.9 27.6 23.2
Jun 30.6 26.4 22.8
Jul 30.4 26.2 22.6
Aug 31.1 26.7 22.8
Sep 32 27.4 22.9
Oct 32.1 27.7 23.3
Nov 31.4 27.7 23.2
Dec 32 28 22.7



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Orinoquia are January, December, and then February. 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 June with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of June 18th.

When can you find snow in Orinoquia? 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 Orinoquia.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 2% 0 0.5
Feb 7% 0 1.1
Mar 14% 0 2.8
Apr 27% 0 5.9
May 37% 0 8.1
Jun 50% 0 10.7
Jul 53% 0 10.5
Aug 33% 0 5.9
Sep 30% 0 6.1
Oct 23% 0 5.6
Nov 21% 0 4.2
Dec 4% 0 0.6

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 2 0 1.3
Feb 7 0 2.8
Mar 14 0 7.1
Apr 27 0 15
May 37 0 20.6
Jun 50 0 27.2
Jul 53 0 26.7
Aug 33 0 15
Sep 30 0 15.5
Oct 23 0 14.2
Nov 21 0 10.7
Dec 4 0 1.5


Humidity and Wind

Orinoquia has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is February (54.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (82.7%).

Wind in Orinoquia is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is February, followed by January and March. February’s average wind speed of around 4.3 knots (5 MPH or 8 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 mid February where average top sustained speeds reach 10.4 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 4.1 Light breeze 8.9 Gentle breeze
Feb 4.3 Light breeze 9.9 Gentle breeze
Mar 3.6 Barely noticeable 9.3 Gentle breeze
Apr 2.6 Barely noticeable 7.6 Gentle breeze
May 1.9 Barely noticeable 7.2 Gentle breeze
Jun 1.6 Barely noticeable 6.9 Light breeze
Jul 1.7 Barely noticeable 5.9 Gentle breeze
Aug 1.7 Barely noticeable 6.6 Light breeze
Sep 1.7 Barely noticeable 6.5 Gentle breeze
Oct 2.1 Barely noticeable 6.7 Light breeze
Nov 2.2 Barely noticeable 6.1 Gentle breeze
Dec 3.2 Barely noticeable 8.2 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 57.8%
Feb 54.3%
Mar 58.8%
Apr 71.6%
May 76.8%
Jun 82.3%
Jul 82.7%
Aug 80.1%
Sep 77.9%
Oct 77.3%
Nov 77.3%
Dec 70.2%


Is it Safe to Travel to Orinoquia?

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 Colombia; 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 Sep 05, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Orinoquia, Colombia is April, followed by January and May. 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 Orinoquia 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

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 65.7 in July means 65.7% of the tourists vs. April.



Overall Orinoquia Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 94.8°F (34.9°C) and 87.7°F (30.9°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 12 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 the most precipitation with 10 to 16 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Orinoquia, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 90.5°F (32.5°C) and 87.5°F (30.8°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 6 to 9 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 Orinoquia to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 95°F (35°C) and 89.2°F (31.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 1 to 2 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.


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