Guatemala precipitation in August

In Guatemala in August precipitation ranges from high in Tikal with 127mm (5 inches) of rainfall to heavy in Retalhuleu with 410mm (16 inches) of rainfall.

Where and how much does it rain in Guatemala in August?

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Heavy rainfall has been defined as more than 160 mm (6.3") precipitation. High: 90mm (3.5") to 160mm (6.3"). Moderate: 30mm (1.2") to 90mm (3.5". Low: 5mm (0.2") to 30mm (1.2").

  • How much rainfall does Guatemala receive in August?
  • August in Guatemala is a significant part of the rainy season. It might not be the best month for a trip. In Antigua Guatemala, the month of August typically brings a significant amount of rain, with averages close to 208mm (8.2 inches). As a result, you can expect quick-changing weather patterns and numerous showers.

  • What is the wettest city in August in Guatemala?
  • Based on our records, Retalhuleu is the location with the highest average precipitation, receiving about 410mm (16 inches).

  • What is the driest city in August in Guatemala?
  • Based on our records, Tikal registers the lowest average precipitation, with only 127mm (5 inches).

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