When is the best time to go to Machala

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The chart above shows the best time of year to visit Machala, Ecuador. 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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Machala weather by month

Please note our recommendations for when to visit Machala 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

Machala January weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
28°C 89mm 4.1hrs 13hrs

The weather in January in Machala is characteristically hot, humid and a little damp.

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

January is in the summer in Machala and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (87°F), whilst at night 22°C (72°F) is normal.

On average January is the driest month of the year in Machala with around 89mm 3.5 inches of rain making it a a little damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 11 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.1 hours of sunshine per day.

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February

Machala February weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
28°C 125mm 4.3hrs 12.9hrs

February in Machala is generally wet with the temperature being hot.

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

February is in the summer in Machala and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (88°F), whilst at night 22°C (72°F) is normal.

On average February is the 2nd driest month of the year in Machala with around 125mm 4.9 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 12 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.3 hours of sunshine per day.

Machala weather in February »

March

Machala March weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
28°C 139mm 5.1hrs 12.8hrs

The weather in March in Machala is characteristically hot, humid and wet.

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

March is in the fall / autumn in Machala and is typically the 3rd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (89°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.

On average March is the 3rd driest month of the year in Machala with around 139mm 5.5 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 12 days, although this may vary considerably.

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

Machala weather in March »

April

Machala April weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
28°C 82mm 5.4hrs 12.7hrs

Machala's weather in April is typically hot, humid and a little damp in nature.

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

April is in the fall / autumn in Machala and is typically the 4th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (88°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.

On average April is the 4th driest month of the year in Machala with around 82mm 3.2 inches of rain making it a a little damp 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 5.4 hours of sunshine per day.

Machala weather in April »

May

Machala May weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
27°C 34mm 5hrs 12.7hrs

May is a reasonably dry, humid month in Machala and the temperature is generally hot.

It is perhaps a good month to visit Machala, with some particularly good weather at this time of year.

May is in the fall / autumn in Machala and is typically the 5th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 30°C (86°F), whilst at night 22°C (72°F) is normal.

On average May is the 5th driest month of the year in Machala with around 34mm 1.3 inches of rain making it a reasonably 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 5 hours of sunshine per day.

Machala weather in May »

June

Machala June weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
26°C 18mm 4.2hrs 13hrs

The climate in Machala during June can be summarized as hot, humid and dry.

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

June is in the winter in Machala and is typically the 6th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a muggy 28°C (83°F), whilst at night 21°C (70°F) is normal.

On average June is the 6th driest month of the year in Machala with around 18mm 0.7 inches of rain making it a 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 4.2 hours of sunshine per day.

Machala weather in June »

July

Machala July weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
25°C 14mm 3.9hrs 12.9hrs

July in Machala is generally dry with the temperature being hot.

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

July is in the winter in Machala and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a muggy 27°C (81°F), whilst at night 20°C (68°F) is normal.

On average July is the 6th wettest month of the year in Machala with around 14mm 0.6 inches of rain making it a dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 9 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 3.9 hours of sunshine per day.

Machala weather in July »

August

Machala August weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
25°C 14mm 3.8hrs 12.8hrs

The weather in August in Machala is characteristically hot, humid and dry.

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

August is in the winter in Machala and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a muggy 27°C (81°F), whilst at night 20°C (67°F) is normal.

On average August is the 5th wettest month of the year in Machala with around 14mm 0.5 inches of rain making it a 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 3.8 hours of sunshine per day.

Machala weather in August »

September

Machala September weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
25°C 14mm 3.8hrs 12.7hrs

Machala's weather in September is typically hot, humid and dry in nature.

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

September is in the spring in Machala and is typically the 4th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a muggy 28°C (82°F), whilst at night 20°C (67°F) is normal.

On average September is the 4th wettest month of the year in Machala with around 14mm 0.5 inches of rain making it a dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 7 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 3.8 hours of sunshine per day.

Machala weather in September »

October

Machala October weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
25°C 17mm 4.2hrs 12.7hrs

October is a dry, humid month in Machala and the temperature is generally hot.

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

October is in the spring in Machala and is typically the 3rd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a muggy 28°C (82°F), whilst at night 20°C (68°F) is normal.

On average October is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Machala with around 17mm 0.7 inches of rain making it a dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 9 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.2 hours of sunshine per day.

Machala weather in October »

November

Machala November weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
26°C 14mm 5.1hrs 13hrs

Hot, humid and dry weather often prevails in Machala during the month of November

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

November is in the spring in Machala and is typically the 2nd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a muggy 29°C (84°F), whilst at night 20°C (68°F) is normal.

On average November is the 2nd wettest month of the year in Machala with around 14mm 0.5 inches of rain making it a dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 7 days, although this may vary considerably.

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

Machala weather in November »

December

Machala December weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
27°C 20mm 5.5hrs 12.9hrs

December in Machala is generally dry with the temperature being hot.

It is perhaps the perfect month to visit Machala, with some particularly good weather at this time of year.

December is in the summer in Machala and is typically the warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 30°C (86°F), whilst at night 21°C (70°F) is normal.

On average December is the wettest month of the year in Machala with around 20mm 0.8 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 5.5 hours of sunshine per day.

Machala weather in December »

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Machala weather stats

Machala weather statistics
Hottest month: March 31.1°C 88°F
Driest month: August 14mm 0.6ins
Sunniest month: December 5.5hrs
Coldest month: August 27.1°C 80.8°F
Wettest month: March 139mm 5.5ins
Warmest sea: February 25.2°C 77.4°F
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