The best times to visit Pacific Coast for ideal weather are
November 12th to April 29th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Pacific Coast Travel Guide
Other Pacific Coast Travel Info
Weather in Pacific Coast
Average temperatures in Pacific Coast vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 17th 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 Pacific Coast, the hottest months are April, May, and then July. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late April where highs are regularly around 94.6°F (34.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 73.7°F (23.2°C) at night.
Pacific Coast Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Pacific Coast 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.
Pacific Coast Perceived Temperature (F)
Pacific Coast Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Pacific Coast 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 Pacific Coast are January, December, and then March. 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 to mid October with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of October 8th.
When can you find snow in Pacific Coast? 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 Pacific Coast.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Pacific Coast (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
Pacific Coast has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is March (65.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is October (80.3%).
Wind in Pacific Coast is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is March, followed by April and February. March’s average wind speed of around 3.6 knots (4.2 MPH or 6.7 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early February where average top sustained speeds reach 13.8 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Pacific Coast.
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||2.9||Barely noticeable||11.7||Significant breeze|
|Feb||3.3||Barely noticeable||12.9||Significant breeze|
|Mar||3.6||Barely noticeable||13.5||Significant breeze|
|Apr||3.5||Barely noticeable||12.9||Significant breeze|
|May||3.1||Barely noticeable||11.7||Significant breeze|
|Jun||2.9||Barely noticeable||11.3||Significant breeze|
|Jul||2.7||Barely noticeable||11.3||Significant breeze|
|Aug||2.9||Barely noticeable||11.7||Significant breeze|
|Sep||2.8||Barely noticeable||11.1||Significant breeze|
|Oct||2.6||Barely noticeable||10.7||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||2.3||Barely noticeable||10.1||Significant breeze|
|Dec||2.3||Barely noticeable||9.9||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Pacific Coast?
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for Guatemala; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 09, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Pacific Coast, Guatemala is February, followed by January and April. 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 Pacific Coast 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
Overall Pacific Coast Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 94.6°F (34.8°C) and 89.3°F (31.8°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 0 to 7 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 the most precipitation with 10 to 12 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Pacific Coast, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 90.8°F (32.7°C) and 88.1°F (31.2°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 2 to 11 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 Pacific Coast to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 92.8°F (33.8°C) and 90.2°F (32.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 1 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.