Winter brings change to Mexico's air and its temperatures, although you'll continue to enjoy plenty of daylight
Autumn temperatures in Mexico by the coasts are usually warm, but areas at altitude inland get cooler
In the late summer months, when temperatures reach their peak in the northern hemisphere, Mexico can be host to hurricane-force storms.
Mexico’s geographical territory is composed of a diverse topography which gives rise to a range of different climate zones.
Local power cuts are a regular feature in Mexico, especially during dramatic thunderstorms.
Although altitude sickness can become a significant issue for a small few people, for most of us it’s a matter of taking time to acclimatize.
When you’re scouting for a place to live or retire to in Mexico, it's wise to short-list locations which offer climate types you feel comfortable living in.
Mexico's rainy season runs from May to September each year; sometimes spilling over into October.
Hurricane Patricia, a Category 5 storm, made landfall on Mexico's Pacific coast some 40 miles north of Manzanillo on the evening of Friday October 23.
Many of Mexico's towns and cities away from the coasts are situated at elevations of least 5,000 feet above sea-level