Climate in Mexico City (Mexico DF), Mexico

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

Average day and night temperature

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

Monthly hours of sunshine

The average monthly total hours of sunshine over the year

Monthly precipitation

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

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

Weather Forecasts for Mexico City (Mexico DF)

SAT Sep 18
72°F | 55°F

Heavy rain

SUN Sep 19
67°F | 52°F

Heavy rain

MON Sep 20
76°F | 52°F

Moderate rain

The best time of year to visit Mexico City in Mexico

The best time to visit Mexico City is between March and May. However because of its location on a high plateau Mexico City enjoys mild, pleasant weather nearly all year. Winters are very mild. The temperature in winter averages between 20 and 24 degrees Celsius (high 68 to 74° Fahrenheit) and in summer the average temperature is around 28 degrees Celsius (83° Fahrenheit).

October through May is the city's dry season, which means this period has very little rain. From June through September is considered the "rainy season". During the summer months it rains on average only once a day. In general the rain rarely lasts longer than a few hours.

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

  • During the month of January, February, June, July, August, September, 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).
  • The months of June, July, August and September have a high chance of precipitation.
  • Mexico City has dry periods in January, February, March, November and December.
  • The warmest month is April with an average maximum temperature of 27°C (80°F).
  • The coldest month is January with an average maximum temperature of 22°C (71°F).
  • July is the most wet month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • February is the driest month.
  • March is the most sunny month.
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