When is the best time to go to Honduras?

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

  • In April, the weather is beautiful everywhere in Honduras
  • The best months to go to Tegucigalpa are January, February, March, April, November and December
  • On average, the warmest months in Tegucigalpa are February, March, April, May and August
  • The rainiest months in this city are May, June and September
  • The cities with the best climate are Choluteca, Cedeño, Conchagüita, Condega, Isla del Tigre, Isla Zacate Grande, Los Delgaditos, Meanguera del Golfo, Playa Punta Raton and Nacaome, with good weather at least 7 months a year
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round in Choluteca

Annual weather in Honduras

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

January 59°F to 92°F
0 to 15 days*
February 59°F to 94°F
0 to 12 days*
March 61°F to 95°F
0 to 11 days*
April 65°F to 97°F
4 to 12 days*
May 67°F to 94°F
7 to 24 days*
June 67°F to 92°F
10 to 25 days*
July 65°F to 94°F
8 to 25 days*
August 65°F to 92°F
14 to 25 days*
September 65°F to 92°F
15 to 26 days*
October 63°F to 90°F
15 to 22 days*
November 61°F to 90°F
4 to 20 days*
December 59°F to 92°F
0 to 14 days*
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Honduras by cities

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



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

La Ceiba

La Ceiba

The best months to go to La Ceiba are january, february, march, april and december.

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Temperatures and rainfall in Honduras

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Honduras and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Tegucigalpa, Choluteca, La Ceiba, Bahía island and Tela, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.

Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Honduras

Find out when Honduras 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 Honduras

The months with low numbers of tourists are: January, February, March, May, June, July, August, September, October and November. The number of visitors to Honduras is high in: April and December.

  • Very low season in Honduras: February, May, June and September.
  • Low season in Honduras: January, March, July, August, October and November.
  • High season in Honduras: April.
  • Peak season in Honduras: December.

Figure: Visitor index for Honduras month by month

Average price for flights to Honduras

A return flight between New York City and Tegucigalpa is generally cheaper if you go in september ($ 607 on average): this is the best time for travellers on a tight budget. In contrast, you may end up paying $ 317 more for your airline ticket to Tegucigalpa if you go in december.

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Where to go in Honduras?

This table allows you to see the maximum temperature for each city and our opinion on the weather month by month (see colour legend below the table).

Cities jan.feb.mar.apr.mayjun.jul.aug.sep.oct.nov.dec.
La Ceiba77°F79°F81°F86°F86°F86°F86°F86°F86°F85°F81°F79°F
Bahía island79°F81°F81°F83°F85°F86°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F81°F
Barra Patuca83°F85°F85°F88°F88°F86°F86°F88°F88°F86°F85°F83°F
Cayos Cochinos79°F81°F81°F83°F85°F86°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F81°F
Copán Ruínas74°F77°F79°F85°F83°F81°F79°F81°F81°F77°F74°F74°F
Isla del Tigre92°F94°F95°F95°F94°F90°F94°F92°F90°F90°F90°F92°F
Isla Zacate Grande92°F94°F95°F95°F94°F90°F94°F92°F90°F90°F90°F92°F


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What can I do in Honduras?

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Is this weather information for Honduras reliable?

Climate data for Honduras has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Honduras allows us to determine the average for each month in Tegucigalpa, Choluteca, La Ceiba, Bahía island, Tela, Trujillo, Balfate, Barra Patuca, and 46 other cities.

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

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