The best times to visit Punta Hermosa for ideal weather are

April 2nd to January 14th

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 Hermosa

    Temperature

    Average temperatures in Punta Hermosa vary little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel very enjoyable all year with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is among the most temperate — in the 93rd 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 Hermosa, the hottest months are February, March, and then January. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early February where highs are regularly around 82.6°F (28.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 70.3°F (21.3°C) at night.

    Punta Hermosa Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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    Punta Hermosa 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 Hermosa Perceived Temperature (F)

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    Punta Hermosa Perceived Temperature (C)

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    Average Punta Hermosa 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)
    Jan807368.7
    Feb82.174.369.6
    Mar80.973.468.9
    Apr77.269.665.2
    May72.666.763.4
    Jun69.965.462.9
    Jul68.163.661.3
    Aug66.461.859.5
    Sep67.162.259.5
    Oct68.863.360.4
    Nov71.765.962.6
    Dec75.469.165.4

    Show Celsius

    MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
    Jan26.722.820.4
    Feb27.823.520.9
    Mar27.22320.5
    Apr25.120.918.4
    May22.619.317.4
    Jun21.118.617.2
    Jul20.117.616.3
    Aug19.116.615.3
    Sep19.516.815.3
    Oct20.417.415.8
    Nov22.118.817
    Dec24.120.618.6


     

    Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

    If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Punta Hermosa are January, April, and then May. 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 mid to late November with an average of 0 days of significant precipitation the week of November 19th.

    When can you find snow in Punta Hermosa? 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.

    Chanceof Precipitation

    The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Punta Hermosa.

    Key
    Days with precipitation

    Snow on the Ground

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

    Key
    Snow depth

    Average Rain and Snow by Month

    Show Inches

    MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
    Jan0%00
    Feb0%00.1
    Mar0%00.1
    Apr0%00
    May0%00
    Jun0%00.1
    Jul0%00.1
    Aug0%00
    Sep0%00
    Oct0%00
    Nov0%00.1
    Dec0%00

    Show Centimeters

    MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
    Jan000
    Feb000.3
    Mar000.3
    Apr000
    May000
    Jun000.3
    Jul000.3
    Aug000
    Sep000
    Oct000
    Nov000.3
    Dec000

     

    Humidity and Wind

    Punta Hermosa has some very humid months, and high humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is February (73% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (78.3%).

    Wind in Punta Hermosa is usually calm. The windiest month is December, followed by January and November. December’s average wind speed of around 7.1 knots (8.2 MPH or 13.2 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 January and early February where average top sustained speeds reach 12.3 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

    Relative Humidity (%)

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

    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. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

    MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
    Jan7Gentle breeze11.7Significant breeze
    Feb6.5Light breeze11.1Significant breeze
    Mar6Light breeze10.5Significant breeze
    Apr5.6Light breeze10.1Gentle breeze
    May5.4Light breeze9.6Significant breeze
    Jun5.4Light breeze9.7Gentle breeze
    Jul5.8Light breeze9.9Significant breeze
    Aug5.9Light breeze9.8Gentle breeze
    Sep6.3Light breeze10.6Significant breeze
    Oct6.5Light breeze10.8Gentle breeze
    Nov6.6Light breeze11Significant breeze
    Dec7.1Gentle breeze11.7Significant breeze

    Show Relative Humidity by Month

    MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
    Jan73.8%
    Feb73%
    Mar74.5%
    Apr76.9%
    May78.2%
    Jun76.5%
    Jul76%
    Aug78%
    Sep78.3%
    Oct77.3%
    Nov75.8%
    Dec75.6%

     

    Is it Safe to Travel to Punta Hermosa?

    Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Mar 17, 2019 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Peru; 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 Feb 27, 2019.


     

    The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

    The busiest month for tourism in Punta Hermosa, Peru is May, followed by March 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 Punta Hermosa in December. 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. Tourism data for this area is slightly extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 54.1 in December means 54.1% of the tourists vs. May.


    Overall Punta Hermosa Travel Experience by Season

    Fall (March through May)

    Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 81.6°F (27.6°C) and 71°F (21.7°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is nonexistent with roughly 0 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is the busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

    Winter (June through August)

    The middle-year months have comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Punta Hermosa, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

    Spring (September through November)

    Spring daily highs range from 73.4°F (23°C) and 66.7°F (19.3°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a trivial amount: approximately 0 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

    Summer (December through February)

    Weather is perfect this time of year in Punta Hermosa to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 82.6°F (28.1°C) and 73.9°F (23.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a insignificant amount: consistently 0 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

     

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