Best time to visit, weather and climate Panama

Best time to visit Panama

The best time to visit Panama is from january until april, september and december, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Panama is 30°C in january and the lowest is 29°C in june.

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Panama has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Panama or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate Panama per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C
30
mm
14
mm
25
mm
101
mm
200
mm
154
mm
194
mm
173
mm
124
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176
mm
190
mm
90
mm
Climate data from: Panama City


Climate Panama

Panama has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. It is usually (very) warm, humid and rainy all year round. The average annual temperature for Panama is 29° degrees and there is about 1471 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 57 days a year with an average humidity of 84% and an UV-index of 7.


Climate Panama

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C
Night 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Precip 30
mm
14
mm
25
mm
101
mm
200
mm
154
mm
194
mm
173
mm
124
mm
176
mm
190
mm
90
mm
Rain
days
14 11 16 23 29 26 28 27 24 26 28 25
Dry
days
17 17 15 7 2 4 3 4 6 5 2 6
Sun hours
per day
8 8 8 8 9 9 8 8 8 7 6 7
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
 

Weather Panama january

On average, it is maximum 30° in january in Panama and at least around 24° degrees. In january there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 30 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Panama.

Weather Panama february

On average, it is maximum 30° in february in Panama and at least around 24° degrees. In february there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 14 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Panama.

Weather Panama march

On average, it is maximum 30° in march in Panama and at least around 24° degrees. In march there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 25 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in Panama.

Weather Panama april

On average, it is maximum 30° in april in Panama and at least around 25° degrees. In april there are 23 days of rainfall with a total of 101 mm and the it will be dry 7 days this month in Panama.

Weather Panama may

On average, it is maximum 30° in may in Panama and at least around 25° degrees. In may there are 29 days of rainfall with a total of 200 mm and the it will be dry 2 days this month in Panama.

Weather Panama june

On average, it is maximum 29° in june in Panama and at least around 25° degrees. In june there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 154 mm and the it will be dry 4 days this month in Panama.

Weather Panama july

On average, it is maximum 29° in july in Panama and at least around 25° degrees. In july there are 28 days of rainfall with a total of 194 mm and the it will be dry 3 days this month in Panama.

Weather Panama august

On average, it is maximum 29° in august in Panama and at least around 24° degrees. In august there are 27 days of rainfall with a total of 173 mm and the it will be dry 4 days this month in Panama.

Weather Panama september

On average, it is maximum 29° in september in Panama and at least around 24° degrees. In september there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 124 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Panama.

Weather Panama october

On average, it is maximum 29° in october in Panama and at least around 24° degrees. In october there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 176 mm and the it will be dry 5 days this month in Panama.

Weather Panama november

On average, it is maximum 29° in november in Panama and at least around 24° degrees. In november there are 28 days of rainfall with a total of 190 mm and the it will be dry 2 days this month in Panama.

Weather Panama december

On average, it is maximum 29° in december in Panama and at least around 24° degrees. In december there are 25 days of rainfall with a total of 90 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Panama.

14 day weather forecast Panama

The weather for Panama City in Panama will be ° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

Weather forecast this week

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About Panama

Panama is in the continental part Central America and the capital is Panama City. The total surface is 78.201 km² with 2.490 km of coastline and the population consists of 4.098.135 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 3,5x as small as United States. If you want to call Panama you have to use +507 or 00507 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +5075012457809 or 005075012457809.

Panama is in a straight line at 8.619 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 11 hours55.

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Panama has 6 airports which you can fly to:

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Currency Panama

In Panama the United States dollar and Panamanian balboa are used to pay.

Exchange rate Panamanian balboa (PAB) 31 july 2021

1 Panamanian balboa = 1,00 United States dollar
100 Panamanian balboa = 100,33 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 1,00 Panamanian balboa
100 United States dollar = 99,67 Panamanian balboa

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Time difference Panama

In Panama it is now 13:29 o’clock in the afternoon on saturday 31 july 2021. That is 1 hour earlier than in United States. The time zone of Panama is America/Panama and the Greenwich time is UTC-05.