The best times to visit Sucre for ideal weather are

October 15th to April 15th

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

 

 


Other Sucre Travel Info

Weather in Sucre

Temperature

Average temperatures in Sucre vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is more temperate than most — in the 81st 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 Sucre, the hottest months are November, October, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early November where highs are regularly around 74.4°F (23.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 51.4°F (10.8°C) at night.

Sucre Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Sucre 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.

Sucre Perceived Temperature (F)

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Sucre Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Sucre 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 68 60.5 51.9
Feb 67.8 60.2 51.6
Mar 67.9 59.9 50.8
Apr 68.4 59.5 48.9
May 68.9 58.3 44.8
Jun 69.2 57.7 42.9
Jul 68.8 57.2 41.6
Aug 70.9 59.3 43.6
Sep 72.6 61.8 46.7
Oct 72.5 62.7 49.5
Nov 72.2 63.1 51.2
Dec 70.5 62.3 51.9

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 20 15.8 11.1
Feb 19.9 15.7 10.9
Mar 19.9 15.5 10.4
Apr 20.2 15.3 9.4
May 20.5 14.6 7.1
Jun 20.7 14.3 6.1
Jul 20.4 14 5.3
Aug 21.6 15.2 6.4
Sep 22.6 16.6 8.2
Oct 22.5 17.1 9.7
Nov 22.3 17.3 10.7
Dec 21.4 16.8 11.1

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Sucre are May, June, and then July. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid April. For example, on the week of April 16th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early January with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of January 1st.

When can you find snow in Sucre? 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 Sucre.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 15% 0 2.1
Feb 8% 0 0.9
Mar 7% 0 1
Apr 3% 0 0.4
May 0% 0 0
Jun 0% 0 0
Jul 0% 0 0
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 2% 0 0.2
Oct 3% 0 0.4
Nov 6% 0 0.4
Dec 8% 0 1.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 15 0 5.3
Feb 8 0 2.3
Mar 7 0 2.5
Apr 3 0 1
May 0 0 0
Jun 0 0 0
Jul 0 0 0
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 2 0 0.5
Oct 3 0 1
Nov 6 0 1
Dec 8 0 3

 

Humidity and Wind

Sucre has some very humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is August (39.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is February (70.2%).

Wind in Sucre is usually calm. The windiest month is October, followed by September and November. October’s average wind speed of around 7.4 knots (8.5 MPH or 13.8 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 mid to late September where average top sustained speeds reach 14.7 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 5.2 Light breeze 10.9 Gentle breeze
Feb 4.8 Light breeze 10.1 Gentle breeze
Mar 5.4 Light breeze 10.6 Gentle breeze
Apr 5.6 Light breeze 11 Significant breeze
May 5.5 Light breeze 11.2 Gentle breeze
Jun 5.5 Light breeze 11.2 Significant breeze
Jul 5.9 Light breeze 12.1 Gentle breeze
Aug 6.6 Light breeze 12.9 Significant breeze
Sep 7.4 Gentle breeze 14.4 Gentle breeze
Oct 7.4 Gentle breeze 14.1 Significant breeze
Nov 7.2 Gentle breeze 13.6 Gentle breeze
Dec 6.2 Light breeze 12.5 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 68.1%
Feb 70.2%
Mar 68.6%
Apr 63.9%
May 50.4%
Jun 42.7%
Jul 40.5%
Aug 39.4%
Sep 40.9%
Oct 48.4%
Nov 52.4%
Dec 60%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Sucre?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for Bolivia; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Oct 04, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Sucre, Bolivia is January, followed by April and November. 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 Sucre 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

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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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 47.9 in July means 47.9% of the tourists vs. January.

 

 

Overall Sucre Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 69.6°F (20.9°C) and 66.9°F (19.4°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 0 to 2 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is the second 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 least precipitation with about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Sucre, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 74.4°F (23.6°C) and 70.8°F (21.6°C), which will feel comfortable 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.

Summer (December through February)

Weather is somewhat cool this time of year in Sucre to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 71.9°F (22.2°C) and 67.1°F (19.5°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 2 to 5 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.

 

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