La Guajira, Colombia Climate

Weather: 24.05°C/75.29°F, Wind SW at 1.82 km/h, 92% Humidity, 0% Chance of rain

La Guajira Climate Summary

Located at an elevation of 75.16 meters (246.59 feet) above sea level, La Guajira has a Tropical wet and dry or savanna climate (Classification: Aw). The city’s yearly temperature is 29.35ºC (84.83ºF) and it is 5.15% higher than Colombia’s averages. La Guajira typically receives about 147.94 millimeters (5.82 inches) of precipitation and has 220.74 rainy days (60.48% of the time) annually.

CountryColombia
Longitude-72.5204827
Latitude11.3547743
Attitude/Elevation75.16m (246.59ft)
Local timeThursday 09:34
Annual high temperature32.31ºC (90.16ºF)
Annual low temperature25.04ºC (77.07ºF)
Average annual precip.147.94mm (5.82in)
Warmest monthAugust (33.73ºC / 92.71ºF)
Coldest MonthJanuary (23.58ºC / 74.44ºF)
Wettest MonthOctober (338.79mm / 13.34in)
Driest MonthFebruary (16.68mm / 0.66in)
Number of days with rainfall (≥ 1.0 mm)220.74 days (60.48%)
Days with no rain144.26 days (39.52%)
Humidity70.76%

Climate La Guajira: Monthly Averages

MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepNovOctDecYear
Record high °C (°F)35.0(95.0)36.0(96.8)37.0(98.6)37.0(98.6)36.0(96.8)36.0(96.8)36.0(96.8)38.0(100.4)37.0(98.6)37.0(98.6)35.0(95.0)34.0(93.2)38.0(100.4)
Average high °C (°F)30.87(87.57)31.72(89.1)32.15(89.87)32.77(90.99)32.85(91.13)32.89(91.2)32.94(91.29)33.73(92.71)33.49(92.28)32.34(90.21)31.35(88.43)30.58(87.04)32.31(90.16)
Daily mean °C (°F)27.84(82.11)28.48(83.26)29.06(84.31)29.83(85.69)30.02(86.04)30.09(86.16)30.09(86.16)30.65(87.17)30.39(86.7)29.37(84.87)28.49(83.28)27.89(82.2)29.35(84.83)
Average low °C (°F)23.58(74.44)23.74(74.73)24.53(76.15)25.5(77.9)25.86(78.55)25.88(78.58)25.65(78.17)26.15(79.07)25.99(78.78)25.08(77.14)24.38(75.88)24.11(75.4)25.04(77.07)
Record low °C (°F)21.0(69.8)21.0(69.8)21.0(69.8)23.0(73.4)24.0(75.2)22.0(71.6)24.0(75.2)23.0(73.4)22.0(71.6)22.0(71.6)21.0(69.8)21.0(69.8)21.0(69.8)
Average precipitation mm (inches)36.75(1.45)16.68(0.66)65.31(2.57)112.12(4.41)193.48(7.62)110.93(4.37)117.08(4.61)183.8(7.24)236.69(9.32)338.79(13.34)228.64(9.0)135.03(5.32)147.94(5.82)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm)7.554.7311.7316.7322.2717.1816.8222.6427.0929.6425.9118.4518.39
Average relative humidity (%)71.3468.267.4367.5770.0269.7369.1267.9170.5174.9276.8875.4670.76
Mean monthly sunshine hours8.488.8711.912.4312.5412.7212.6912.4711.1110.9110.859.3911.2

Climate Graph

The chart below shows the mean monthly temperature and precipitation of La Guajira in recent years.

La Guajira

La Guajira Temperature by Month

August
30.65°C | 87.17°F
September
30.39°C | 86.7°F
June
30.09°C | 86.16°F
July
30.09°C | 86.16°F
May
30.02°C | 86.04°F
April
29.83°C | 85.69°F
October
29.37°C | 84.87°F
March
29.06°C | 84.31°F
November
28.49°C | 83.28°F
February
28.48°C | 83.26°F
December
27.89°C | 82.2°F
January
27.84°C | 82.11°F

Historical Data

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TemperatureMaxAverageMin
Max Temperature34.0°C (93.2°F)32.47°C (90.45°F)31.0°C (87.8°F)
Avg Temperature31.0°C (87.8°F)29.87°C (85.77°F)29.0°C (84.2°F)
Min Temperature27.0°C (80.6°F)25.87°C (78.57°F)25.0°C (77.0°F)
Dew PointMaxAverageMin
Dew Point23.0°C (73.4°F)21.17°C (70.11°F)19.0°C (66.2°F)
PrecipitationMaxAverageMinSum
Precipitation16.5mm | 0.65in1.4mm | 0.06in0.0mm | 0in42.0mm | 1.65in
Snowdepth0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in
WindMaxAverageMin
Wind28.0kmh | 17.4mph21.87kmh | 13.59mph14.0kmh | 8.7mph
Gust Wind36.0kmh | 22.37mph28.17kmh | 17.5mph18.0kmh | 11.18mph
Sea Level PressureMaxAverageMin
Sea Level Pressure16.5mb1.4mb0.0mb
La Guajira

Daily Observations

TimeTemperatureDew PointHumidityWind SpeedPressurePrecipitation
April° C | ° F° C | ° F%Kph | MphHg | MbTotal (mm/in)
2019-04-0129 | 84.221 | 69.86922 | 13.6729.88 | 10120.3 | 0.01
2019-04-0230 | 86.020 | 68.06320 | 12.4329.94 | 10140.0 | 0.0
2019-04-0329 | 84.220 | 68.06222 | 13.6729.97 | 10150.1 | 0.0
2019-04-0429 | 84.220 | 68.06322 | 13.6729.94 | 10140.5 | 0.02
2019-04-0530 | 86.019 | 66.26022 | 13.6729.91 | 10130.1 | 0.0
2019-04-0630 | 86.020 | 68.06223 | 14.2929.91 | 10130.0 | 0.0
2019-04-0730 | 86.021 | 69.86426 | 16.1629.91 | 10130.3 | 0.01
2019-04-0830 | 86.020 | 68.06224 | 14.9129.88 | 10120.0 | 0.0
2019-04-0930 | 86.021 | 69.86520 | 12.4329.85 | 10110.0 | 0.0
2019-04-1031 | 87.821 | 69.86614 | 8.729.85 | 10110.7 | 0.03
2019-04-1131 | 87.821 | 69.86316 | 9.9429.83 | 10100.3 | 0.01
2019-04-1231 | 87.821 | 69.86420 | 12.4329.83 | 10100.0 | 0.0
2019-04-1330 | 86.021 | 69.86623 | 14.2929.83 | 10100.0 | 0.0
2019-04-1430 | 86.022 | 71.66623 | 14.2929.83 | 10101.0 | 0.04
2019-04-1529 | 84.222 | 71.66823 | 14.2929.85 | 10110.1 | 0.0
2019-04-1629 | 84.221 | 69.86722 | 13.6729.88 | 10120.6 | 0.02
2019-04-1730 | 86.021 | 69.86523 | 14.2929.85 | 10110.1 | 0.0
2019-04-1829 | 84.221 | 69.86624 | 14.9129.85 | 10110.7 | 0.03
2019-04-1929 | 84.221 | 69.86725 | 15.5329.85 | 10110.8 | 0.03
2019-04-2030 | 86.022 | 71.66724 | 14.9129.88 | 10124.8 | 0.19
2019-04-2129 | 84.221 | 69.86824 | 14.9129.88 | 10122.9 | 0.11
2019-04-2230 | 86.021 | 69.86519 | 11.8129.88 | 10120.6 | 0.02
2019-04-2329 | 84.221 | 69.86914 | 8.729.85 | 101116.5 | 0.65
2019-04-2429 | 84.222 | 71.67017 | 10.5629.85 | 10112.9 | 0.11
2019-04-2530 | 86.022 | 71.66821 | 13.0529.88 | 10124.1 | 0.16
2019-04-2630 | 86.023 | 73.46923 | 14.2929.85 | 10111.8 | 0.07
2019-04-2730 | 86.023 | 73.46923 | 14.2929.83 | 10101.3 | 0.05
2019-04-2831 | 87.822 | 71.66523 | 14.2929.8 | 10091.5 | 0.06
2019-04-2931 | 87.822 | 71.66526 | 16.1629.8 | 10090.0 | 0.0
2019-04-3031 | 87.822 | 71.66328 | 17.429.83 | 10100.0 | 0.0

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