The best times to visit Punto Fijo for ideal weather are
October 29th to August 5th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Punto Fijo Travel Guide
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Weather in Punto Fijo
Average temperatures in Punto Fijo vary very little. 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 30th 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 Punto Fijo, the hottest months are September, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early September where highs are regularly around 97.3°F (36.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 79.8°F (26.6°C) at night.
Punto Fijo Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Punto Fijo Temperatures (Celsius)
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.
Punto Fijo Perceived Temperature (F)
Punto Fijo Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Punto Fijo 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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Punto Fijo are February, April, 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 mid January. For example, on the week of January 15th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid October with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of October 15th.
When can you find snow in Punto Fijo? 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 Punto Fijo.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Punto Fijo (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Punto Fijo has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is June (61.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (70.3%).
Wind in Punto Fijo is usually stronger than many places. The windiest month is April, followed by March and February. April’s average wind speed of around 13.6 knots (15.6 MPH or 25.1 KPH) is considered “a moderate 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 21 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Punto Fijo.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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||12.2||Significant breeze||18.4||Strong breeze|
|Feb||13.2||Significant breeze||19.1||Strong breeze|
|Mar||13.5||Significant breeze||19.8||Strong breeze|
|Apr||13.6||Significant breeze||20||Strong breeze|
|May||12.4||Significant breeze||19.3||Strong breeze|
|Jun||12.9||Significant breeze||19.4||Strong breeze|
|Jul||13||Significant breeze||19.2||Strong breeze|
|Aug||11.9||Significant breeze||18.8||Strong breeze|
|Sep||10.8||Gentle breeze||17.7||Strong breeze|
|Oct||9.2||Gentle breeze||16.4||Significant breeze|
|Nov||9.9||Gentle breeze||16.8||Strong breeze|
|Dec||10.6||Gentle breeze||16.8||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Punto Fijo?
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 Punto Fijo, Venezuela is January, followed by February and July. 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 Punto Fijo 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
Overall Punto Fijo Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel very warm. Highs range from 95.8°F (35.4°C) and 91.2°F (32.9°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 2 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the slowest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have hot weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see moderate precipitation with 2 to 4 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Punto Fijo, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 97.3°F (36.3°C) and 90.9°F (32.7°C), which will feel warmer than comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 3 to 4 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 Punto Fijo to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 92.2°F (33.4°C) and 90.4°F (32.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 0 to 3 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.