Climate and Average Weather in Honduras

The climate in Honduras varies from tropical in the lowlands to temperate in the mountains. The north side of the country, has a tropical rain forest climate with high temperatures throughout the year and precipitation fairly evenly distributed.

The lowlands in the south and the northwest of Honduras have a tropical monsoon climate. There is a clear wet season and a dry season in these areas. The rainy season starts in May and lasts until October. From November to April it is considerably drier. In general the central and southern regions are relatively hotter and less humid than the northern coast.

In the central highland the altitude affects the climate type, which means the higher you are the cooler it gets.

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 Honduras

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Islands of Honduras