When is the best time to go to Acajutla?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Acajutla are January, February, March, April, July, November and December
  • On average, it is hot all year round
  • Acajutla has dry periods in January, February and December
  • The rainiest months are May, June, August, September and October
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round

Annual weather in Acajutla

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

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

Weather and climate in Acajutla

Acajutla enjoys a tropical savanna climate (with dry winter) in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Acajutla is 86°F (ranging from 86°F in september to 88°F in april). Annual rainfall is 75.1in, with a minimum of 0.2in in january and a maximum of 13.8in in october.
  • Between january and march the climate is good. At lunchtime, it's 88°F in average and, in march, 1 days of rain are expected.
  • From april to june the climate is okay. The temperature rises to 86°F.
  • In the month of july the climate is bad. In average, on the morning it is 79°F and, in july, 10 days of rain are expected.
  • Between august and december the climate is just OK. The record temperature this month is 92°F and it rains about 0.3in each month.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Acajutla

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Acajutla: 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 Acajutla

Find out when Acajutla 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 Acajutla

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

Figure: Visitor index for Acajutla month by month

Best time for low prices in Acajutla

Average prices of hotels in Acajutla month by month

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

Find the best price for your hotel room

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