Climate in Lima (Provincia de Lima), Peru

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.
* Data from weather station: Lima, Peru.

Average day and night temperature

The mean minimum and maximum temperatures over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly hours of sunshine

The average monthly total hours of sunshine over the year

Average water temperature

The mean water temperature over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly precipitation

The mean monthly precipitation over the year, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Inches

Monthly rainy days

The average number of days each month with rain, snow, hail etc.

Average humidity

The mean monthly relative humidity over the year

Average wind speed

The mean monthly wind speed over the year (in meters per second)

Weather Forecasts for Lima (Provincia de Lima)

THU Sep 16
18°C | 15°C

Patchy rain possible

FRI Sep 17
19°C | 15°C

Partly cloudy

SAT Sep 18
19°C | 15°C

Partly cloudy

The best time of year to visit Lima in Peru

Lima's climate is a mild desert climate with no extreme hot or cold weather. During the winter (June to October), the city is often covered with adense fog [drizzle-like], which often lasts all day (locally known as' garúa) with temperatures between 12 and 15 ºCelsius (53-59° Fahrenheit). In summer there is an average temperature of 25 ° Celsius (77° Fahrenheit).

June to October are mostly gray and foggy

Here are some average weather facts we collected from our historical climate data:

  • During the month of April, May, June, October, November and December you are most likely to experience good weather with pleasant average temperatures that fall between 20 degrees Celsius (68°F) and 25 degrees Celsius (77°F).
  • Lima has dry periods in January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December.
  • The warmest month is February with an average maximum temperature of 27°C (80°F).
  • The coldest month is August with an average maximum temperature of 18°C (64°F).
  • August is the most wet month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • April is the driest month.
  • April is the most sunny month.
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