The best times to visit Punta de Mita for ideal weather are

December 10th to April 8th

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


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Weather in Punta de Mita

Temperature

Average temperatures in Punta de Mita vary little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of rain throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 55th 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 Punta de Mita, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 91.1°F (32.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 76.8°F (24.9°C) at night.

Punta de Mita Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Punta de Mita Temperatures (Celsius)

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“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.

Punta de Mita Perceived Temperature (F)

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Punta de Mita Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Punta de Mita 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

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan80.371.262.4
Feb79.571.162.3
Mar80.572.463.5
Apr82.174.966.3
May85.67971.5
Jun88.482.477.1
Jul89.682.576.5
Aug90.582.876.6
Sep89.782.476.7
Oct89.382.175.4
Nov85.777.369.4
Dec80.972.264.2

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan26.821.816.9
Feb26.421.716.8
Mar26.922.417.5
Apr27.823.819.1
May29.826.121.9
Jun31.32825.1
Jul3228.124.7
Aug32.528.224.8
Sep32.12824.8
Oct31.827.824.1
Nov29.825.220.8
Dec27.222.317.9


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Punta de Mita 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 0 days of significant precipitation the week of June 25th.

When can you find snow in Punta de Mita? 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 Punta de Mita.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Punta de Mita (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan0%00
Feb0%00
Mar0%00
Apr0%00
May0%00
Jun1%00.4
Jul0%00
Aug0%00
Sep0%00
Oct0%00.3
Nov0%00
Dec0%00

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan000
Feb000
Mar000
Apr000
May000
Jun101
Jul000
Aug000
Sep000
Oct000.8
Nov000
Dec000

 

Humidity and Wind

Punta de Mita has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is May (66.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (75.7%).

Wind in Punta de Mita is usually calm. The windiest month is May, followed by June and April. May’s average wind speed of around 5 knots (5.8 MPH or 9.3 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 late May to early June where average top sustained speeds reach 14.3 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Punta de Mita.

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Wind

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

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan3.9Barely noticeable10.9Gentle breeze
Feb4.4Light breeze12.2Significant breeze
Mar4.7Light breeze13.4Gentle breeze
Apr4.8Light breeze13.7Significant breeze
May5Light breeze14.2Gentle breeze
Jun5Light breeze13.6Significant breeze
Jul4.2Light breeze11.7Gentle breeze
Aug4.3Light breeze11.7Significant breeze
Sep3.8Barely noticeable11.1Gentle breeze
Oct3.9Barely noticeable10.8Gentle breeze
Nov3.8Barely noticeable10.1Gentle breeze
Dec3.6Barely noticeable10Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan70.1%
Feb70.2%
Mar67.7%
Apr67.7%
May66.9%
Jun71.1%
Jul73.7%
Aug74.1%
Sep75.7%
Oct71.8%
Nov69.6%
Dec72.2%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Punta de Mita?

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 Punta de Mita, Mexico is January, followed by February and March. 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 Punta de Mita in May. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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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 slightly extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 45.6 in May means 45.6% of the tourists vs. January.


Overall Punta de Mita Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 87.1°F (30.6°C) and 79.5°F (26.4°C) with warmer 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 about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Punta de Mita, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 90.3°F (32.4°C) and 83.7°F (28.7°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a trivial amount: approximately 0 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 Punta de Mita to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 82.8°F (28.2°C) and 79°F (26.1°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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