When is the best time to go to Holbox?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Holbox are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, November and December
  • On average, the warmest months are April, May, June, July, August, September and October
  • The rainiest months are June and October
  • The best months for swimming are April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December

Annual weather in Holbox

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

January 74°F/79°F
February 76°F/81°F
March 76°F/83°F
April 77°F/85°F
May 81°F/86°F
June 83°F/88°F
July 83°F/88°F
August 83°F/90°F
September 83°F/88°F
October 79°F/86°F
November 77°F/83°F
December 76°F/81°F

Weather and climate in Holbox

Holbox enjoys a tropical savanna climate (with dry winter) in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Holbox is 85°F (ranging from 79°F in january to 90°F in august). Annual rainfall is 73.6in, with a minimum of 2.2in in march and a maximum of 11.1in in october.
  • In january the climate is passable, but still OK. It is for example 79°F as maximum temperature in january.
  • From february to may the climate is good. It is for example 86°F as maximum temperature in may and it rains about 6.7in each month.
  • Between june and december the climate is passable, but still OK. The temperature rises to 81°F.

Charts: temperature and rainfall in Holbox

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

Find out when Holbox 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 Holbox

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

Figure: Visitor index for Holbox month by month

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