Climate and Average Weather in Bolivia

Bolivia's location on the eastern side of the Andes mountains is the most determining factor for the climate in Bolivia. During summer it has contrasting cold nights and warm days. Winter nights see temperatures fall below freezing. Rainfall occurs mainly during the summer months, between November and March. The weather in Bolivia is strongly influenced by the extreme differences in altitude and the amount of rainfall a specific region receives, this gives the country a variety of climates.

Because you're dealing with different climate areas, it's a little more difficult to designate one specific period as the best travel time for Bolivia. We would suggest the months June, July or August, especially if you want to travel around. This is the driest period in Bolivia.

Interested in more detailed Weather and Climate information?
Please select the city you wish to travel to, or the one closest to your destination. Each selected city will show you the following graphs:
1. Average minimum and maximum temperature over the year
2. Average monthly precipitation over the year (rainfall, snow)
3. Average monthly hours of sunshine over the year
On certain pages we also offer other historical weather data like humidity, wind speed and water temperature.

Places in Bolivia

Select a city to see its average temperature, precipitation and hours of sunshine over the year.