The Honduran climate is tropical, along the north coast overlooking the Caribbean Sea, the climate is warm and rainy throughout the year, with heavy rainfall on the Caribbean coast, while at higher altitudes and in the highlands temperatures tend to be cool and the rains are less abundant.
Temperatures vary with altitude, the coastal region has mean annual temperatures around 31°C, while in the highlands above 700 meters are annual averages temperatures of 23°C.
For the interior and the coast of the Pacific Ocean, the dry season runs from November to April, while the wettest period is from May to October, the average amount of annual rainfall varies from 2,400 mm on the north coast, to 950 mm in the area of the capital Tegucigalpa.
The northern coast, that one overlooks along the Caribbean Sea, has the wettest period between September and February, the wettest months are between October and December. The season between June and November is also subject to hurricanes.
The temperature of the sea water along the coast of the Caribbean Sea varies between 27 ° C and 29 ° C.
WHEN TO GO TO HONDURAS
The best time to visit Honduras is during the dry season between November and April. While as regards the Caribbean and the island of Roatán the best period are the months between March and May.
HONDURAS CLIMATIC TABLES
|TEGUCIGALPA (990 metres)|
|Month||Average low (°C)||Average high (°C)||Precip. (mm)||Precip. days|
|Month||Sea Water Temperature °C|
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