Guatemala: Weather, Best time to go, Where to go?

Find the perfect time to go to Guatemala from seasonal norms in many locations like Antigua or Flores on this page.

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When is the best time to go to Guatemala?

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

  • In Guatemala, the weather is at least tolerable in January, February, March and April
  • The best months to go to Guatemala City are January, February, March, April, November and December
  • On average, the warmest months in Guatemala City are February, March, April, May, July and August
  • The rainiest months in this city are May, June, August and September
  • Zacapa is the city with the best climate, with good weather 9 months a year
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round in Río Dulce

For information about the climate and the weather city by city in Guatemala for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

Month Our opinion View Details
tolerable to perfect* Guatemala in january
tolerable to perfect* Guatemala in february
tolerable to perfect* Guatemala in march
tolerable to good* Guatemala in april
very bad to good* Guatemala in may
very bad to tolerable* Guatemala in june
very bad to good* Guatemala in july
very bad to good* Guatemala in august
very bad to tolerable* Guatemala in september
very bad to good* Guatemala in october
bad to perfect* Guatemala in november
bad to perfect* Guatemala in december

When to go to Guatemala by city

Guatemala City

Best time to go to Guatemala City

The best months to go to Guatemala City are january, february, march, april, november and december.

Antigua

Best time to go to Antigua

The best months to go to Antigua are january, february, march, april, november and december.

Cobán

Best time to go to Cobán

The best months to go to Cobán are january, february, march and april.

Flores

Best time to go to Flores

The best months to go to Flores are march and april.

Huehuetenango

Best time to go to Huehuetenango

The best months to go to Huehuetenango are january, february, march, november and december.



Climate and Weather in Guatemala

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Guatemala : Guatemala Jeff Prod 8


Temperatures and rainfall in Guatemala

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Guatemala and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Guatemala City, Antigua, Cobán, Flores and Huehuetenango, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities..


Map of Guatemala

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cities in Guatemala

About Guatemala

What can I do in Guatemala?

Beaches / swimming

Nature and countryside

Culture and heritage

Sports

Family travel

Crafts / shopping

Gastronomy

Nightlife


Is this weather information for Guatemala reliable?

Climate data for Guatemala has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Guatemala allows us to determine the average for each month in Guatemala City, Antigua, Cobán, Flores, Huehuetenango, Río Dulce, San Marcos, Tulate, and 12 other cities.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

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