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The chart above shows the best time of year to visit Mexico City, Mexico. These are based on an analysis of weather averages such as temperature, rainfall and number of hours of sunshine. These ratings are based solely on the climate and do not take into account other factors such as accommodation prices and how busy it is likely to be.

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Mexico City weather by month

Please note our recommendations for when to visit Mexico City are based solely on the weather and do not take into accounts accommodation prices, how busy it will be and what events are on.

January

Mexico City January weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
20°C 8mm 6.4hrs 11.9hrs

January in Mexico City is generally very dry with the temperature being mild.

It is perhaps the perfect month to visit Mexico City, with some extremely good weather at this time of year.

January is in the winter in Mexico City and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 22°C (72°F), whilst at night 4°C (39°F) is normal.

On average January is the driest month of the year in Mexico City with around 8mm 0.3 inches of rain making it a very dry time to visit.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.4 hours of sunshine per day.

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February

Mexico City February weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
22°C 4mm 7.4hrs 12.3hrs

February in Mexico City is generally very dry with the temperature being mild.

It is perhaps the perfect month to visit Mexico City, with some inordinately good weather at this time of year.

February is in the winter in Mexico City and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 24°C (75°F), whilst at night 5°C (41°F) is normal.

On average February is the 2nd driest month of the year in Mexico City with around 4mm 0.2 inches of rain making it a very dry time to visit.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.4 hours of sunshine per day.

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March

Mexico City March weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
24°C 11mm 7.5hrs 12.7hrs

The weather in March in Mexico City is characteristically mild and dry.

It is perhaps the perfect month to visit Mexico City, with some very good weather at this time of year.

March is in the spring in Mexico City and is typically the 3rd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a comfortable 27°C (80°F), whilst at night 7°C (45°F) is normal.

On average March is the 3rd driest month of the year in Mexico City with around 11mm 0.4 inches of rain making it a dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 3 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.5 hours of sunshine per day.

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April

Mexico City April weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
25°C 22mm 6.4hrs 13.3hrs

Mexico City's weather in April is typically warm and dry in nature.

It is perhaps the perfect month to visit Mexico City, with some inordinately good weather at this time of year.

April is in the spring in Mexico City and is typically the 4th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a comfortable 27°C (81°F), whilst at night 9°C (48°F) is normal.

On average April is the 4th driest month of the year in Mexico City with around 22mm 0.9 inches of rain making it a dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 6 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.4 hours of sunshine per day.

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May

Mexico City May weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
24°C 52mm 6.3hrs 13.8hrs

May is a reasonably dry month in Mexico City and the temperature is generally warm.

It is perhaps a good month to visit Mexico City, with some extremely good weather at this time of year.

May is in the spring in Mexico City and is typically the 5th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a comfortable 27°C (80°F), whilst at night 10°C (51°F) is normal.

On average May is the 5th driest month of the year in Mexico City with around 52mm 2.1 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 10 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.3 hours of sunshine per day.

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June

Mexico City June weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
23°C 108mm 5.2hrs 11.9hrs

June in Mexico City is generally damp with the temperature being warm.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Mexico City for your holidays. The weather is often pretty bad and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

June is in the summer in Mexico City and is typically the 6th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a comfortable 25°C (78°F), whilst at night 12°C (53°F) is normal.

On average June is the 6th driest month of the year in Mexico City with around 108mm 4.2 inches of rain making it a damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 16 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.2 hours of sunshine per day.

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July

Mexico City July weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
22°C 131mm 5.1hrs 12.3hrs

July in Mexico City is generally wet with the temperature being mild.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Mexico City for your holidays. The weather is often pretty bad and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

July is in the summer in Mexico City and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 24°C (75°F), whilst at night 11°C (52°F) is normal.

On average July is the 6th wettest month of the year in Mexico City with around 131mm 5.2 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 20 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.1 hours of sunshine per day.

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August

Mexico City August weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
22°C 125mm 5.4hrs 12.7hrs

The weather in August in Mexico City is characteristically mild and wet.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Mexico City for your holidays. The weather is often not a good and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

August is in the summer in Mexico City and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 24°C (76°F), whilst at night 11°C (52°F) is normal.

On average August is the 5th wettest month of the year in Mexico City with around 125mm 4.9 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 19 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.4 hours of sunshine per day.

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September

Mexico City September weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
21°C 109mm 4.6hrs 13.3hrs

Mexico City's weather in September is typically mild and damp in nature.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Mexico City for your holidays. The weather is often relatively bad and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

September is in the fall / autumn in Mexico City and is typically the 4th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 23°C (74°F), whilst at night 11°C (52°F) is normal.

On average September is the 4th wettest month of the year in Mexico City with around 109mm 4.3 inches of rain making it a damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 16 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.6 hours of sunshine per day.

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October

Mexico City October weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
21°C 44mm 5.6hrs 13.8hrs

October is a reasonably dry month in Mexico City and the temperature is generally mild.

Although outside the main holiday season, there is still plenty of relatively acceptable weather around this time of year. This makes it an okay time to visit Mexico City.

October is in the fall / autumn in Mexico City and is typically the 3rd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 23°C (74°F), whilst at night 9°C (48°F) is normal.

On average October is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Mexico City with around 44mm 1.7 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 8 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.6 hours of sunshine per day.

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November

Mexico City November weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
21°C 15mm 5.9hrs 11.9hrs

Mexico City's weather in November is typically mild and dry in nature.

It is perhaps the perfect month to visit Mexico City, with some extremely good weather at this time of year.

November is in the fall / autumn in Mexico City and is typically the 2nd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 23°C (73°F), whilst at night 6°C (43°F) is normal.

On average November is the 2nd wettest month of the year in Mexico City with around 15mm 0.6 inches of rain making it a dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 4 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.9 hours of sunshine per day.

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December

Mexico City December weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
20°C 6mm 5.5hrs 12.3hrs

December in Mexico City is generally very dry with the temperature being mild.

It is perhaps the perfect month to visit Mexico City, with some extremely good weather at this time of year.

December is in the winter in Mexico City and is typically the warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 22°C (72°F), whilst at night 5°C (40°F) is normal.

On average December is the wettest month of the year in Mexico City with around 6mm 0.2 inches of rain making it a very dry time to visit.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.5 hours of sunshine per day.

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Mexico City weather statistics
Hottest month: May 26.5°C 79.7°F
Driest month: February 4mm 0.2ins
Sunniest month: February 7.4hrs
Coldest month: January 21.8°C 71.2°F
Wettest month: July 131mm 5.2ins
Warmest sea: August 29.6°C 85.3°F
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