Puerto Vallarta Weather

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Tuesday

02/21

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Mostly clear. Lows overnight in the low 60s.

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Wednesday

02/22

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A mainly sunny sky. High 81F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.

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Thursday

02/23

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Sunny. High 77F. N winds shifting to SW at 10 to 15 mph.

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Friday

02/24

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Generally sunny. High 78F. NNE winds shifting to SW at 10 to 15 mph.

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Saturday

02/25

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A mainly sunny sky. High near 80F. NE winds shifting to SW at 10 to 15 mph.

This report describes the typical weather at the Lic. Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport (Puerto Vallarta, Mexico) weather station over the course of an average year. It is based on the historical records from 1990 to 2012. Earlier records are either unavailable or unreliable. Puerto Vallarta has a tropical savanna climate with dry winters. The area within 40 km of this station is covered by forests (67%), oceans and seas (27%), and grasslands (6%).

Temperature

Over the course of a year, the temperature typically varies from 16°C to 33°C and is rarely below 14°C or above 34°C.

The daily average low (blue) and high (red) temperature with percentile bands (inner band from 25th to 75th percentile, outer band from 10th to 90th percentile).

The warm season lasts from June 14 to October 26 with an average daily high temperature above 31°C. The hottest day of the year is August 1, with an average high of 33°C and low of 25°C.

The cold season lasts from December 12 to April 15 with an average daily high temperature below 28°C. The coldest day of the year is January 16, with an average low of 16°C and high of 27°C.

Rainy Season in Puerto Vallarta

The probability that precipitation will be observed at this location varies throughout the year. Precipitation is most likely around August 24, occurring in 75% of days. Precipitation is least likely around April 15, occurring in 3% of days.

The fraction of days in which various types of precipitation are observed. If more than one type of precipitation is reported in a given day, the more severe precipitation is counted. For example, if light rain is observed in the same day as a thunderstorm, that day counts towards the thunderstorm totals. The order of severity is from the top down in this graph, with the most severe at the bottom.

Over the entire year, the most common forms of precipitation are thunderstorms, light rain, and moderate rain.

Thunderstorms are the most severe precipitation observed during 54% of those days with precipitation. They are most likely around August 29, when it is observed during 50% of all days.

Light rain is the most severe precipitation observed during 26% of those days with precipitation. It is most likely around August 22, when it is observed during 18% of all days.

Moderate rain is the most severe precipitation observed during 13% of those days with precipitation. It is most likely around July 7, when it is observed during 8% of all days.

During the warm season, which lasts from June 14 to October 26, there is a 60% average chance that precipitation will be observed at some point during a given day. When precipitation does occur it is most often in the form of thunderstorms (61% of days with precipitation have at worst thunderstorms), light rain (23%), and moderate rain (11%).

During the cold season, which lasts from December 12 to April 15, there is a 6% average chance that precipitation will be observed at some point during a given day. When precipitation does occur it is most often in the form of light rain (57% of days with precipitation have at worst light rain), drizzle (18%), moderate rain (16%), and thunderstorms (8%).

Humidity

The relative humidity typically ranges from 55% (mildly humid) to 96% (very humid) over the course of the year, rarely dropping below 44% (comfortable) and reaching as high as 100% (very humid).

The air is driest around November 30, at which time the relative humidity drops below 60% (mildly humid) three days out of four; it is most humid around September 7, exceeding 94% (very humid) three days out of four.

Source: https://weatherspark.com