The best times to visit Puebla for ideal weather are

November 12th to March 25th

or

April 2nd to October 21st

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

 


Puebla Travel Guide

  • Safety
  • The busiest and least popular months
  • Overall travel experience by time of year
  • Weather in Puebla

    Temperature

    Average temperatures in Puebla vary very little and are temperate for much of the year. The area is in the top 37 percent of tourist destinations for pleasant weather. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Puebla, the hottest months are May, April, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early-to-mid-May where highs are regularly around 62.2°F (16.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 38.7°F (3.7°C) at night.

    Puebla Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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    Average
    Low

    Puebla Temperatures (Celsius)

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    High
    Average
    Low

    “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.

    Puebla Perceived Temperature (F)

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    Puebla Perceived Temperature (C)

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    Average Puebla 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 72.2 56.3 40.3
    Feb 75.6 59.6 42.1
    Mar 78.5 62.2 44.1
    Apr 81.4 65.8 48.5
    May 81.2 66.2 51.2
    Jun 77.9 64.6 52.6
    Jul 75.7 62.9 51.9
    Aug 76.9 63.6 51.9
    Sep 75.1 62.8 52.8
    Oct 76 61.5 47.7
    Nov 74.7 59.2 43.4
    Dec 73.2 57.1 40.1

    Show Celsius

    Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
    Jan 22.3 13.5 4.6
    Feb 24.2 15.3 5.6
    Mar 25.8 16.8 6.7
    Apr 27.4 18.8 9.2
    May 27.3 19 10.7
    Jun 25.5 18.1 11.4
    Jul 24.3 17.2 11.1
    Aug 24.9 17.6 11.1
    Sep 23.9 17.1 11.6
    Oct 24.4 16.4 8.7
    Nov 23.7 15.1 6.3
    Dec 22.9 13.9 4.5

     

    Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

    If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of precipitation in Puebla are July, September, and then June. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late February and early March. For example, on the week of February 26th there are only 0.1 days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early July with an average of 5.2 days with significant precipitation the week of July 2nd.

    When can you find snow in Puebla? 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 Puebla.

    Key
    Days with precipitation

    Snow on the Ground

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

    Key
    Snow depth

    Average Rain and Snow by Month

    Show Inches

    Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
    Jan 4.3 0 0.01
    Feb 5.7 0 0.02
    Mar 10 0 0.01
    Apr 15.7 0 0.02
    May 41.4 0 0.1
    Jun 55.7 0 0.2
    Jul 55.7 0 0.19
    Aug 52.9 21.7 0.16
    Sep 55.7 0 0.2
    Oct 22.9 0 0.07
    Nov 8.6 0 0.01
    Dec 2.9 37.6 0

    Show Centimeters

    Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
    Jan 4.3 0 0.03
    Feb 5.7 0 0.05
    Mar 10 0 0.03
    Apr 15.7 0 0.05
    May 41.4 0 0.25
    Jun 55.7 0 0.51
    Jul 55.7 0 0.48
    Aug 52.9 55.1 0.41
    Sep 55.7 0 0.51
    Oct 22.9 0 0.18
    Nov 8.6 0 0.03
    Dec 2.9 95.5 0

     

    Humidity and Wind

    Puebla has below average humidity compared to most tourist destinations. The least humid month is March (37% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (67.3%).

    Wind in Puebla is usually moderate. The windiest month is April, followed by March and February. April’s average wind speed of around 4.8 knots (5.5 MPH or 8.9 KPH) is considered “light 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 12 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

    Relative Humidity (%)

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

    Key
    Avg. Relative Humidity

    Wind

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

    Key
    Max Sustained Wind
    Average Daily Wind

    Average Wind Speeds

    Show Wind Speeds

    All wind speeds are in knots.

    Month Avg. Wind Meaning (Beaufort) Avg. Maximum Sustained Wind Meaning (Beufort)
    Jan 4.2 a light breeze 9.1 a gentle breeze
    Feb 4.4 a light breeze 9.8 a gentle breeze
    Mar 4.7 a light breeze 10.6 a gentle breeze
    Apr 4.8 a light breeze 11.3 a moderate breeze
    May 4 a light breeze 9.5 a gentle breeze
    Jun 3.7 light air 8.8 a gentle breeze
    Jul 3.5 light air 8.3 a gentle breeze
    Aug 3.4 light air 7.9 a gentle breeze
    Sep 3.6 light air 8.2 a gentle breeze
    Oct 4.1 a light breeze 8.4 a gentle breeze
    Nov 4.2 a light breeze 8.6 a gentle breeze
    Dec 4.1 a light breeze 8.8 a gentle breeze

    Show Relative Humidity by Month

    Month Avg. Relative Humidity
    Jan 46.7
    Feb 41.2
    Mar 37
    Apr 37.4
    May 46
    Jun 58.4
    Jul 63.8
    Aug 61.8
    Sep 67.3
    Oct 56.3
    Nov 51.9
    Dec 46.5

     

    Is it Safe to Travel to Puebla?

    As of 5/19/2017 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.
     

    The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

    The busiest month for tourism in Puebla, Mexico is April, followed by May and August. 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 Puebla in June. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

    Estimated Tourism by Month

     

    Most Popular Months to Visit

    Key
    Tourists Seeking Accommodations

    Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 0 in June means 0% of the tourists vs. April.

    Overall Puebla Travel Experience by Season

    Spring (March through May)

    Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 62.2°F (16.8°C) and 57.5°F (14.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 13 days of 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 comfortable. These months see moderate precipitation with 16 to 17 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Puebla, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

    Fall (September through November)

    Fall daily highs range from 57.5°F (14.2°C) and 55.7°F (13.2°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a fair amount: 3 to 17 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

    Winter (December through February)

    Weather is somewhat cold this time of year in Puebla to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 58.5°F (14.7°C) and 53.6°F (12°C). On average, it rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 2 times per month. These times of year are busy with tourists.

     


     

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