The best times to visit Tuxtla Gutierrez for ideal weather are

November 26th to February 11th

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 Tuxtla Gutierrez


Average temperatures in Tuxtla Gutierrez vary little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for most of the year with a very low chance of rain throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 42nd 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 Tuxtla Gutierrez, the hottest months are May, April, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid May where highs are regularly around 96.7°F (35.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 73.1°F (22.8°C) at night.

Tuxtla Gutierrez Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Tuxtla Gutierrez 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.

Tuxtla Gutierrez Perceived Temperature (F)


Tuxtla Gutierrez Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Tuxtla Gutierrez 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 82.7 72.7 62.1
Feb 86.5 75.4 63.8
Mar 88.5 77.8 66
Apr 94.2 82.9 70.5
May 93.8 83.6 72.6
Jun 89.2 80.4 71.9
Jul 88.6 79.7 70.8
Aug 88.5 79.6 71.3
Sep 86.7 78.8 71.2
Oct 84.7 77 69
Nov 83.1 74.7 65.3
Dec 82.7 73.3 63.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 28.2 22.6 16.7
Feb 30.3 24.1 17.7
Mar 31.4 25.4 18.9
Apr 34.6 28.3 21.4
May 34.3 28.7 22.6
Jun 31.8 26.9 22.2
Jul 31.4 26.5 21.6
Aug 31.4 26.4 21.8
Sep 30.4 26 21.8
Oct 29.3 25 20.6
Nov 28.4 23.7 18.5
Dec 28.2 22.9 17.4



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Tuxtla Gutierrez 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 September with an average of 0 days of significant precipitation the week of September 24th.

When can you find snow in Tuxtla Gutierrez? 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 Tuxtla Gutierrez.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Tuxtla Gutierrez (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 0% 0 0
Jun 0% 0 0
Jul 1% 0 0.3
Aug 2% 0 1.1
Sep 2% 0 0.8
Oct 0% 0 0
Nov 0% 0 0
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 0 0 0
Jun 0 0 0
Jul 1 0 0.8
Aug 2 0 2.8
Sep 2 0 2
Oct 0 0 0
Nov 0 0 0
Dec 0 0 0


Humidity and Wind

Tuxtla Gutierrez has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (51.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (71%).

Wind in Tuxtla Gutierrez is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is March, followed by February and April. March’s average wind speed of around 4.7 knots (5.4 MPH or 8.6 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 early to mid March where average top sustained speeds reach 12.9 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 10.4 Gentle breeze
Feb 4 Light breeze 11.4 Significant breeze
Mar 4.7 Light breeze 12.4 Gentle breeze
Apr 4 Light breeze 11.7 Significant breeze
May 3.8 Barely noticeable 11.6 Gentle breeze
Jun 2.5 Barely noticeable 9.3 Gentle breeze
Jul 2.2 Barely noticeable 9.7 Gentle breeze
Aug 2.2 Barely noticeable 10 Gentle breeze
Sep 2.4 Barely noticeable 8.4 Gentle breeze
Oct 3.4 Barely noticeable 9.8 Gentle breeze
Nov 3.4 Barely noticeable 9.6 Gentle breeze
Dec 3.3 Barely noticeable 9.6 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 64.7%
Feb 60.7%
Mar 57.3%
Apr 51.3%
May 52.6%
Jun 64.5%
Jul 66.4%
Aug 67.3%
Sep 71%
Oct 67.1%
Nov 65.2%
Dec 64.2%


Is it Safe to Travel to Tuxtla Gutierrez?

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 Tuxtla Gutierrez, Mexico is January, followed by March and February. 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 Tuxtla Gutierrez in November. 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 46.4 in November means 46.4% of the tourists vs. January.



Overall Tuxtla Gutierrez Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 96.7°F (35.9°C) and 87.1°F (30.6°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 0 to 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Tuxtla Gutierrez, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 87.7°F (30.9°C) and 81.9°F (27.7°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 the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Tuxtla Gutierrez to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 88.4°F (31.3°C) and 80.7°F (27.1°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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