The best times to visit Puerto Escondido for ideal weather are

January 1st to December 30th

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



Other Puerto Escondido Travel Info

Weather in Puerto Escondido


Average temperatures in Puerto Escondido vary barely at all. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a very low chance of rain throughout the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 34th 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 Puerto Escondido, the hottest months are May, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid May where highs are regularly around 87.1°F (30.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 78°F (25.6°C) at night.

Puerto Escondido Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Puerto Escondido 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.

Puerto Escondido Perceived Temperature (F)


Puerto Escondido Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Puerto Escondido 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 83.5 79.9 71.7
Feb 83.7 80.5 72.3
Mar 84.5 81.4 73.8
Apr 84.7 81.9 75.5
May 86.3 83.3 77.6
Jun 85.8 82.4 76.5
Jul 86.3 82.4 75.6
Aug 86.1 82.3 75.7
Sep 85.6 81.7 75.4
Oct 85.8 81.9 74.8
Nov 85.4 81.8 73.5
Dec 83.9 80.1 71.4

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 28.6 26.6 22.1
Feb 28.7 26.9 22.4
Mar 29.2 27.4 23.2
Apr 29.3 27.7 24.2
May 30.2 28.5 25.3
Jun 29.9 28 24.7
Jul 30.2 28 24.2
Aug 30.1 27.9 24.3
Sep 29.8 27.6 24.1
Oct 29.9 27.7 23.8
Nov 29.7 27.7 23.1
Dec 28.8 26.7 21.9



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Puerto Escondido are April, March, and then January. 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 June with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of June 4th.

When can you find snow in Puerto Escondido? 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 Puerto Escondido.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Puerto Escondido (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 0.1
Feb 0% 0 0.4
Mar 0% 0 0.1
Apr 0% 0 0
May 2% 0 0.4
Jun 6% 0 0.8
Jul 4% 0 1.7
Aug 5% 0 0.6
Sep 3% 0 0.6
Oct 1% 0 0.1
Nov 1% 0 0.6
Dec 0% 0 0.4

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 0 0 0.3
Feb 0 0 1
Mar 0 0 0.3
Apr 0 0 0
May 2 0 1
Jun 6 0 2
Jul 4 0 4.3
Aug 5 0 1.5
Sep 3 0 1.5
Oct 1 0 0.3
Nov 1 0 1.5
Dec 0 0 1


Humidity and Wind

Puerto Escondido has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is March (60.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (71.1%).

Wind in Puerto Escondido is usually moderate. The windiest month is May, followed by March and February. May’s average wind speed of around 7.5 knots (8.6 MPH or 13.9 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 late May where average top sustained speeds reach 12.1 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 7.2 Gentle breeze 10.8 Gentle breeze
Feb 7.3 Gentle breeze 10.9 Gentle breeze
Mar 7.4 Gentle breeze 11 Gentle breeze
Apr 7.2 Gentle breeze 10.7 Gentle breeze
May 7.5 Gentle breeze 11.3 Gentle breeze
Jun 7 Gentle breeze 11.2 Significant breeze
Jul 6.3 Light breeze 10.1 Gentle breeze
Aug 6.8 Light breeze 10.4 Gentle breeze
Sep 7.1 Gentle breeze 11.4 Gentle breeze
Oct 7.1 Gentle breeze 10.7 Gentle breeze
Nov 6.5 Light breeze 9.9 Gentle breeze
Dec 6.7 Light breeze 9.8 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 61.4%
Feb 61.3%
Mar 60.5%
Apr 62.4%
May 64.4%
Jun 69.5%
Jul 68.2%
Aug 69.1%
Sep 71.1%
Oct 69%
Nov 65.7%
Dec 64.3%


Is it Safe to Travel to Puerto Escondido?

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 Puerto Escondido, 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 Puerto Escondido 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 49.6 in July means 49.6% of the tourists vs. January.



Overall Puerto Escondido Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 86.7°F (30.4°C) and 83.5°F (28.6°C) with similar 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 the most precipitation with 1 to 2 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Puerto Escondido, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 86.4°F (30.2°C) and 84.7°F (29.3°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a barely noticeable amount: 0 to 1 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 Puerto Escondido to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 84.2°F (29°C) and 83.1°F (28.4°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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