Chiapas weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Chiapas

The best time to visit in 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 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.

Average weather Chiapas by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 24 26 28 30 29 27 27 28 27 25 24 24
Precipitation (mm) 14 12 22 33 67 159 82 142 136 104 35 9

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14 day weather forecast Chiapas

The weather for in Chiapas will be 28° till 26° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Wednesday 27 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
15°
2.1 mm 40% 1 m/s 8
Thursday 28 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
16°
8.6 mm 75% 1 m/s 7
Friday 29 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
19°
15°
9.8 mm 90% 1 m/s 3
Saturday 30 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
13°
2.1 mm 40% 1 m/s 4
Sunday 31 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
13°
0.6 mm 15% 1 m/s 7
Monday 1 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
15°
5.5 mm 65% 1 m/s 4
Tuesday 2 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
14°
1.9 mm 40% 1 m/s 3

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 3 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
13°
0.4 mm 15% 1 m/s 8
Thursday 4 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
13°
1.0 mm 25% 1 m/s 5
Friday 5 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
14°
0.5 mm 15% 1 m/s 4
Saturday 6 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
14°
0.4 mm 10% 2 m/s 8
Sunday 7 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
15°
0.2 mm 20% 1 m/s 8
Monday 8 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
14°
0.3 mm 10% 1 m/s 7
Tuesday 9 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
15°
9.4 mm 75% 2 m/s 3

Climate Chiapas

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.

Climate table of Chiapas

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 24 26 28 30 29 27 27 28 27 25 24 24
Night temp. (°C) 11 12 13 15 17 17 16 15 16 14 13 12
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 14 12 22 33 67 159 82 142 136 104 35 9
Days with rain 9 7 10 15 20 26 20 24 26 21 10 6
Dry days 22 21 21 15 11 4 11 7 4 10 20 25
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 10 10 12 12 11 11 11 10 7 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 2
UV-index 5 5 6 6 6 6 6 5 5 5 5 5

Chiapas weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Chiapas? 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 27 October 2021

  • 1 Mexican peso = 20.24 US dollar
  • 1 US dollar = 0.049 Mexican peso
  • 10 Mexican peso = 202.36 US dollar
  • 10 US dollar = 0.49 Mexican peso
  • 100 Mexican peso = 2,023.61 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 4.94 Mexican peso

What is the area code of Chiapas?

The area code to call Chiapas is +52.