Colombia weather in July

Many people wonder what kind of weather they can expect in July in Colombia. Is this month a good time to go to Colombia? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Colombia in July?

The weather conditions in Colombia in July range from poor to perfect depending on the destination.

During July in Colombia, the average maximum temperature ranges from high in Cartago with 30°C (86°F) to very high in Valledupar with 36°C (96°F). Minimum nighttime temperatures generally drop to 24°C (76°F) in Valledupar and 19°C (66°F) in Cartago.

Precipitation in July ranges from moderate in Cartago with an average of 74mm (2.9inch) rainfall to heavy in Quibdó with 798mm (31inch). It is the driest month of the year in Bogotá. It is also generally a moderately sunny period with an average of 114 hours of sunshine in Bogotá during the entire month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to find out more about the different weather conditions per location in Colombia.

Where to go in Colombia in July

Find the average weather conditions in July for the most popular destinations in Colombia on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

Popular destinations in Colombia

What is the weather like in July for the 5 most popular destinations in Colombia?

Average weather in Bogotá

In July Bogotá generally has pleasant temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 19°C (65°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 9°C (49°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Bogotá
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   June June
<<  
19°C / 67°F 
10°C / 49°F 
94 hours 
57mm / 2.2inch 
17 days 
19°C / 65°F 
9°C / 49°F 
114 hours 
35mm / 1.4inch 
15 days 
August   >> August
>>  
19°C / 66°F 
9°C / 48°F 
117 hours 
49mm / 1.9inch 
14 days 
Climate in Bogotá

Average weather in Cartagena

In July Cartagena generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 32°C (90°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 26°C (79°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Cartagena
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   June June
<<  
32°C / 90°F 
26°C / 79°F 
190 hours 
102mm / 4inch 
11 days 
32°C / 90°F 
26°C / 79°F 
209 hours 
122mm / 4.8inch 
11 days 
August   >> August
>>  
32°C / 90°F 
26°C / 79°F 
198 hours 
130mm / 5.1inch 
13 days 
Climate in Cartagena

Average weather in Santa Marta

In July Santa Marta generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 33°C (91°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 25°C (76°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Santa Marta
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   June June
<<  
33°C / 91°F 
25°C / 77°F 
230 hours 
61mm / 2.4inch 
9 days 
33°C / 91°F 
25°C / 76°F 
235 hours 
55mm / 2.2inch 
10 days 
August   >> August
>>  
33°C / 91°F 
25°C / 76°F 
220 hours 
70mm / 2.8inch 
13 days 
Climate in Santa Marta

Average weather in San Andrés

In July San Andrés generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 29°C (84°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 25°C (77°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

San Andrés
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
<<   June June
<<  
30°C / 86°F 
25°C / 77°F 
178 hours 
224mm / 8.8inch 
poor 
29°C / 84°F 
25°C / 77°F 
186 hours 
204mm / 8inch 
August   >> August
>>  
30°C / 86°F 
25°C / 77°F 
208 hours 
20mm / 0.8inch 
Climate in San Andrés

Average weather in Medellín

In July Medellín generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 29°C (83°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 17°C (63°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Medellín
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   June June
<<  
28°C / 83°F 
17°C / 63°F 
165 hours 
148mm / 5.8inch 
18 days 
29°C / 83°F 
17°C / 63°F 
201 hours 
132mm / 5.2inch 
17 days 
August   >> August
>>  
29°C / 83°F 
17°C / 63°F 
186 hours 
138mm / 5.4inch 
18 days 
Climate in Medellín

Is your destination not in the list? Have a look at other destinations in Colombia.

Is July the best time to go to Colombia?

In our opinion July is a good time to visit Colombia with commonly pleasant weather in Bogotá.

On average the best time to visit Colombia is in January, February and December with generally perfect weather in Bogotá. The worst month is May that can have tolerable weather conditions.

Interested in more climate information?

We have much more information about the climate in Colombia. Interested in the weather conditions in a specific month? Select the month below.

  • January      
  • February      
  • March      
  • April      
  • May      
  • June      
  • July      
  • August      
  • September      
  • October      
  • November      
  • December      
  • Weather and climate has detailed information for almost all countries in the world. Are you going to Colombia? Get detailed historical weather averages for many cities in Colombia.

    Not sure yet where to go? We now have a tool which suggests which destination suits your ideal climate conditions. Find out where to go with our weather planner.