The best times to visit Puerto La Cruz for ideal weather are

January 8th to March 25th


August 27th to November 25th

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



Other Puerto La Cruz Travel Info

Weather in Puerto La Cruz


Average temperatures in Puerto La Cruz 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 33rd 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 La Cruz, the hottest months are May, April, and then October. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late April where highs are regularly around 94.8°F (34.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 75.9°F (24.4°C) at night.

Puerto La Cruz Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Puerto La Cruz 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 La Cruz Perceived Temperature (F)


Puerto La Cruz Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Puerto La Cruz 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 91.4 81.2 72.4
Feb 91.7 81.3 72.4
Mar 92.5 82.7 74
Apr 93.4 83.7 75.4
May 93.7 83.9 76.1
Jun 92.4 82.7 75.2
Jul 91.6 81.9 74.6
Aug 92 82 74.8
Sep 93.9 82.9 75
Oct 93.7 83.1 75.3
Nov 93 82.8 75
Dec 91.7 81.7 74

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 33 27.3 22.4
Feb 33.2 27.4 22.4
Mar 33.6 28.2 23.3
Apr 34.1 28.7 24.1
May 34.3 28.8 24.5
Jun 33.6 28.2 24
Jul 33.1 27.7 23.7
Aug 33.3 27.8 23.8
Sep 34.4 28.3 23.9
Oct 34.3 28.4 24.1
Nov 33.9 28.2 23.9
Dec 33.2 27.6 23.3



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Puerto La Cruz are January, February, 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 late June with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of June 25th.

When can you find snow in Puerto La Cruz? 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 La Cruz.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Puerto La Cruz (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
Feb 0% 0 0
Mar 0% 0 0
Apr 0% 0 0
May 6% 0 1
Jun 12% 0 1.6
Jul 9% 0 1.4
Aug 8% 0 1.4
Sep 5% 0 0.7
Oct 4% 0 0.6
Nov 2% 0 0.4
Dec 0% 0 0

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 0 0 0
Feb 0 0 0
Mar 0 0 0
Apr 0 0 0
May 6 0 2.5
Jun 12 0 4.1
Jul 9 0 3.6
Aug 8 0 3.6
Sep 5 0 1.8
Oct 4 0 1.5
Nov 2 0 1
Dec 0 0 0


Humidity and Wind

Puerto La Cruz has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is March (62% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (71.5%).

Wind in Puerto La Cruz is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is March, followed by April and February. March’s average wind speed of around 5 knots (5.7 MPH or 9.2 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 18.1 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 3.7 Barely noticeable 13.6 Significant breeze
Feb 4.5 Light breeze 15.9 Significant breeze
Mar 5 Light breeze 16 Significant breeze
Apr 4.9 Light breeze 15.5 Significant breeze
May 4.4 Light breeze 14.9 Significant breeze
Jun 3.5 Barely noticeable 13.7 Significant breeze
Jul 2.9 Barely noticeable 11.1 Significant breeze
Aug 3.1 Barely noticeable 11.6 Significant breeze
Sep 3.3 Barely noticeable 12.2 Significant breeze
Oct 3.5 Barely noticeable 12.9 Significant breeze
Nov 3 Barely noticeable 12.4 Significant breeze
Dec 3.7 Barely noticeable 12.8 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 67.3%
Feb 66.1%
Mar 62%
Apr 62.4%
May 66%
Jun 69.7%
Jul 70.7%
Aug 71.5%
Sep 69.5%
Oct 68.5%
Nov 70.4%
Dec 68.6%


Is it Safe to Travel to Puerto La Cruz?

Our best data indicates this area is generally not safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are very strong travel warnings for Venezuela; avoid all travel. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Oct 03, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela is April, followed by November and January. 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 La Cruz 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

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 48.7 in June means 48.7% of the tourists vs. April.



Overall Puerto La Cruz Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 94.4°F (34.7°C) and 92.1°F (33.4°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is extremely rare with 0 to 2 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 3 to 4 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Puerto La Cruz, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 94.8°F (34.9°C) and 92.5°F (33.6°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 2 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Puerto La Cruz to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 92.3°F (33.5°C) and 91.2°F (32.9°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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