El Salvador
weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit El Salvador

To go to El Salvador, the best time to visit is January and February, July and August and November and December. In this period you have a warm temperature and little precipitation. In El Salvador, March is the warmest month with 91°F and the most cold month is 85°F in October.

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In the table below you can quickly see the average weather per month in El Salvador, the monthly temperature or when precipitation is highest. The monthly average climate data is based on data from the last 30 years.

Climate El Salvador by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 87 89 91 91 89 87 89 88 86 85 86 86
Precipitation (inch) 0 2 2 11 44 40 30 39 45 67 11 1

Weather data from: San Salvador




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El Salvador weather

The weather for El Salvador over the next 14 days will be 68°F till 84° with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for El Salvador is based on the weather in San Salvador.

5-day weather forecast El Salvador

Weather
Max/min
Rain
Wind
Wednesday
5 october
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84°F
64°F
4.3 in
2 m/s
Thursday
6 october
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84°F
66°F
1.4 in
2 m/s
Friday
7 october
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82°F
64°F
1.0 in
2 m/s
Saturday
8 october
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82°F
63°F
0.1 in
2 m/s
Sunday
9 october
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79°F
64°F
0 in
3 m/s

View the 14 day weather forecast for El Salvador


Climate El Salvador

El Salvador has a tropical savanna climate. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for El Salvador is 58° degrees and there is about 291 inch of rain in a year. It is dry for 176 days a year with an average humidity of 73% and an UV-index of 6.

El Salvador

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 87 89 91 91 89 87 89 88 86 85 86 86
Night temp. (°F) 67 68 70 73 73 72 71 71 71 69 68 67
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 0 2 2 11 44 40 30 39 45 67 11 1
Days with rain 2 3 6 13 24 24 23 23 26 22 10 2
Dry days 29 25 25 17 7 6 8 8 4 9 20 29
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 9 11 12 12 11 12 12 10 9 9 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 1 1 2 1 1 2 2 2
UV-index 6 7 7 7 7 6 7 6 6 6 6 6

Weather data from: San Salvador

El Salvador weather by month

What is the average El Salvador 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 El Salvador?

El Salvador lies in a straight line about 2,066 miles from United States (New York → San Salvador).

How long is the flight to El Salvador?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to El Salvador is approximately 5 h. 50 min.

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What are the largest airports in El Salvador?

These are the largest airports in El Salvador:

  • Monseñor Óscar Arnulfo Romero International Airport (SAL)

How many inhabitants does El Salvador have?

El Salvador has 6,581,940 inhabitants.

How big is El Salvador?

The surface area of El Salvador is 13,074 mi². It is 19x smaller than United States.

What is the capital of El Salvador?

The capital of El Salvador is San Salvador.

What is the currency of El Salvador?

In El Salvador, the US dollar (USD) is used for payment.

What is the area code of El Salvador?

The area code to call El Salvador is +503.