Weather, climate and best time to visit
Best time to visit Chiapas
The best time to visit Chiapas in Mexico is from January until May and July until December, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Chiapas is 30°C in April and the lowest is 24°C in January.
Chiapas has the oceanic climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Chiapas or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.
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The Chiapas weather for will be 17° till 32° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.
Chiapas 14 day weather forecast
Chiapas has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Chiapas is 26° degrees and there is about 813 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 132 days a year with an average humidity of 75% and an UV-index of 5.
Chiapas weather by month
What is the average Chiapas 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 Chiapas?
Chiapas is located in Mexico. It lies in a straight line at 3,187 km from New York.
The coordinates of Chiapas are:
- Latitude: 16.5
- Longitude: -91.75
The GPS coordinates are 16° 30' N, 91° 45' W
How long is the flight to Chiapas?
The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Chiapas is approximately 5 h. 10 min.
What are the nearest airports to Chiapas?
These are the airports closests to Chiapas:
- Angel Albino Corzo International Airport (136 km), Tuxtla Gutiérrez
- Tapachula International Airport (201 km), Tapachula
- Carlos Rovirosa Pérez International Airport (201 km), Villahermosa
How big is Chiapas?
The area of Chiapas is around 13 km².
What is the currency of Chiapas?
In Chiapas the Mexican peso (MXN) is used to pay.
Exchange rates on 21 May 2022
- 1 US dollar = 20.24 Mexican peso
- 1 Mexican peso = 0.049 US dollar
- 100 US dollar = 2,023.61 Mexican peso
- 100 Mexican peso = 4.94 US dollar
What is the area code of Chiapas?
The area code to call Chiapas is +52.