Belize
weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Belize

To go to Belize, the best time to visit is January through May, July and August and October through December. In this period you have a hot temperature and little precipitation. In Belize, April is the warmest month with 90°F and the most cold month is 79°F in January.

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In the table below you can quickly find the average weather per month in Belize, the monthly temperatures or the most rainfall. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate Belize by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 79 82 85 90 89 87 87 89 88 85 82 81
Precipitation (inch) 13 11 9 14 27 43 35 36 40 34 18 13

Weather data from: Belmopan




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Belize weather

The weather for Belize over the next 14 days will be 73°F till 91° with several days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

The weather forecast for Belize is based on the weather in Belmopan.

5-day weather forecast Belize

Weather
Max/min
Rain
Wind
Sunday
25 september
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90°F
72°F
1.5 in
3 m/s
Monday
26 september
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90°F
72°F
1.9 in
3 m/s
Tuesday
27 september
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91°F
70°F
0.8 in
2 m/s
Wednesday
28 september
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88°F
72°F
0.2 in
3 m/s
Thursday
29 september
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90°F
72°F
0 in
3 m/s

View the 14 day weather forecast for Belize


Climate Belize

Belize has a tropical monsoon climate. You have high temperatures and a lot of rainfall throughout the year. The average annual temperature for Belize is 56° degrees and there is about 293 inch of rain in a year. It is dry for 72 days a year with an average humidity of 84% and an UV-index of 6.

Belize

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 79 82 85 90 89 87 87 89 88 85 82 81
Night temp. (°F) 64 65 66 70 72 73 73 72 72 70 66 65
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 13 11 9 14 27 43 35 36 40 34 18 13
Days with rain 18 16 15 17 20 26 26 25 27 25 19 19
Dry days 13 12 16 13 11 4 5 6 3 6 11 12
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 5 6 9 10 10 9 9 9 8 6 6 6
Wind force (Bft) 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1
UV-index 5 6 6 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 6 6

Weather data from: Belmopan

Belize weather by month

What is the average Belize weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Belize?

Belize lies in a straight line about 1,840 miles from United States (New York → Belmopan).

How long is the flight to Belize?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Belize is approximately 5 h. 10 min.

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What are the largest airports in Belize?

These are the largest airports in Belize:

  • Belize City Municipal Airport (TZA) in Belize City
  • Philip S. W. Goldson International Airport (BZE) in Belize City
  • Dangriga Airport (DGA) in Dangriga
  • Corozal Municipal Airport (CZH) in Corozal
  • Punta Gorda Airport (PND) in Punta Gorda
  • Big Creek Airport (BGK) in Big Creek
  • Caye Caulker Airport (CUK) in Caye Caulker
  • Placencia Airport (PLJ) in Placencia
  • San Pedro Airport (SPR) in San Pedro
  • Caye Chapel Airport (CYC)

How many inhabitants does Belize have?

Belize has 387,879 inhabitants.

How big is Belize?

The surface area of Belize is 14,271 mi². It is 17x smaller than United States.

What is the capital of Belize?

The capital of Belize is Belmopan.

What is the currency of Belize?

In Belize, the Belize dollar (BZD) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 25 September 2022

  • 1 US dollar = 2.00 Belize dollar
  • 1 Belize dollar = 0.50 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 199.84 Belize dollar
  • 100 Belize dollar = 50.04 US dollar

What is the area code of Belize?

The area code to call Belize is +501.