Colombia weather in November

Thinking about venturing to Colombia this November and curious about the weather conditions to expect? This page holds all the key information you seek, responding to your question:

What is the weather like in Colombia in November?

Colombia offers a broad spectrum of weather patterns. In November, one might encounter temperatures that range from moderate to very warm, and precipitation levels ranging from high to heavy.

Based on our climate data spanning from 1990-2020, the average maximum temperature is moderate in Ipiales at 17°C to very warm in Puerto Carreño at 33°C. Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 24°C in Puerto Carreño and 8°C in Ipiales.

In November, precipitation varies across different areas. From high rainfall in Tibasosa with an average of 115 mm to heavy rainfall in Pereira with 983 mm. Most areas experience a moderate amount of sunshine, with approximately 103 hours of sunlight expected in Bogotá. This makes it neither too gloomy nor overly bright.

To learn more about the conditions in specific areas of Colombia in November, check out the map below. For more details on the yearly weather, visit our Colombia climate page.

Where to go in Colombia in November

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

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Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

Popular destinations in Colombia

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

Average weather in Bogotá

In November Bogotá generally has pleasant temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 20°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 11°C and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant 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
<<   October October
<<  
21°C 
10°C 
98 hours 
206 mm 
19 days 
20°C 
11°C 
103 hours 
234 mm 
17 days 
21°C 
10°C 
138 hours 
185 mm 
12 days 
Climate in Bogotá

Average weather in Cartagena

In November Cartagena generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 30°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 26°C and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor 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
<<   October October
<<  
30°C 
25°C 
170 hours 
270 mm 
16 days 
poor 
30°C 
26°C 
188 hours 
207 mm 
12 days 
poor 
31°C 
26°C 
242 hours 
67 mm 
3 days 
Climate in Cartagena

Average weather in Santa Marta

In November Santa Marta generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 29°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 25°C and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant 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
<<   October October
<<  
29°C 
25°C 
206 hours 
307 mm 
13 days 
poor 
29°C 
25°C 
220 hours 
218 mm 
8 days 
29°C 
25°C 
271 hours 
66 mm 
2 days 
Climate in Santa Marta

Average weather in San Andrés

In November San Andrés generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 29°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 26°C and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

San Andrés
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   October October
<<  
29°C 
26°C 
177 hours 
306 mm 
22 days 
poor 
29°C 
26°C 
193 hours 
267 mm 
19 days 
poor 
29°C 
26°C 
209 hours 
125 mm 
17 days 
Climate in San Andrés

Average weather in Medellín

In November Medellín generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 24°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 14°C and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor 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
<<   October October
<<  
24°C 
14°C 
132 hours 
312 mm 
23 days 
poor 
24°C 
14°C 
135 hours 
296 mm 
20 days 
poor 
24°C 
13°C 
152 hours 
194 mm 
14 days 
Climate in Medellín

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Is November the best time to visit Colombia?

In our view, November might not be the best time to travel to Colombia with often unpleasant weather in Bogotá.

Generally speaking, the best visiting conditions can be found in June, July and August offering mostly perfect weather in Bogotá. The weather in February, March, April, October and November, on the other hand, tends to be unpleasant.

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