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

Where and when to go based on the weather?

Bay Islands
Cayos Cochinos, Roatán Island, Guanaja...

4 days
February, March, May, June and July
81°F to 86°F°C
7 to 10 days
81°F to 86°F
January, August, September and December
79°F to 86°F°C
14 to 15 days
81°F to 86°F
October and November
83°F to 85°F°C
20 to 21 days
83°F to 86°F

Caribbean coast of Honduras
La Ceiba, Tela, Trujillo...

February, March and April
79°F to 94°F°C
4 to 10 days
81°F to 85°F
January, May, July, August, September, October, November and December
77°F to 94°F°C
5 to 23 days
81°F to 86°F
85°F to 92°F°C
10 to 21 days
85°F to 86°F

Honduran Highlands of Honduras
Tegucigalpa, Copán Ruínas, Rio Coco...

February, March and April
77°F to 94°F°C
0 to 12 days
83°F to 85°F
January, May, November and December
74°F to 94°F°C
0 to 24 days
83°F to 86°F
June, July, August, September and October
77°F to 92°F°C
8 to 26 days
85°F to 86°F

Pacific coast of Honduras
Choluteca, Cedeño, Playa Punta Raton...

January and December
90°F to 92°F°C
0 to 1 days
83°F to 85°F
February, March, April, July and November
88°F to 97°F°C
0 to 13 days
83°F to 86°F
May, June and August
90°F to 94°F°C
17 to 20 days
September and October
86°F to 90°F°C
21 to 24 days
85°F to 86°F

Best time to travel to Honduras by cities

Chargement en cours
Bay Islands Bay Islands Caribbean coast Caribbean coast Honduran Highlands Honduran Highlands Pacific coast Pacific coast

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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, Tela and Trujillo, 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, September and October.
  • Low season in Honduras: January, March, July, August 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 ($ 544 on average): this is the best time for travellers on a tight budget. In contrast, you may end up paying $ 281 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
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
Los Delgaditos92°F94°F95°F97°F94°F90°F92°F92°F88°F86°F88°F90°F


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About Honduras

What can I do in Honduras?

Beaches / swimming

Nature and countryside

Culture and heritage


Family travel

Crafts / shopping



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, Tela, Trujillo, Balfate, Barra Patuca, Catacamas, and 45 other cities.

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

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