When is the best time to go to La Cruz?

When is the best time to go to La Cruz? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in La Cruz are January, February, March, April, May, November and December
  • On average, it is hot all year round
  • October is the rainiest month
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round

Annual weather in La Cruz

For full information about the climate and weather in La Cruz a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 77°F/86°F
February 77°F/86°F
March 77°F/88°F
April 79°F/90°F
May 81°F/90°F
June 81°F/88°F
July 79°F/86°F
August 79°F/88°F
September 79°F/88°F
October 79°F/86°F
November 77°F/86°F
December 77°F/86°F

Weather and climate in La Cruz

La Cruz enjoys a tropical savanna climate (with dry winter) in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in La Cruz is 88°F (ranging from 86°F in december to 90°F in april). Annual rainfall is 71.5in, with a minimum of 0.6in in march and a maximum of 13.1in in october.
  • Between the months of january and march the climate is good. In average, on the morning it is 77°F and, in march, 0 days of rain are expected.
  • Between april and november the climate is okay. In average, on the morning it is 77°F and it rains in november about 6.3in.
  • In december the climate is good. In average, on the morning it is 77°F and it rains about 12% of the time in december.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in La Cruz

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of La Cruz: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in La Cruz

Find out when La Cruz has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in La Cruz

  • Very low season in La Cruz
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: May, June, September and October.
  • Low season in La Cruz
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: January, February, March, April, July, August and November.
  • Peak season in La Cruz
    The largest number of tourists visiting La Cruz is during: December.

Figure: Visitor index for La Cruz month by month

Best time for low prices in La Cruz

Average prices of hotels in La Cruz month by month

Generally, March is the month with the lowest hotel prices in La Cruz. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, December is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

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Average price of hiring a car in La Cruz

On average, it costs $ 107 per day to hire a car in La Cruz. This price varies by $ 60 depending on the month. In october, hiring a car costs an average of $ 76 per 24 hours, so this is the best time to save money! In contrast, the average price in february is $ 136.

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