Living & Lifestyle : Climate and Environment

Articles about the local climate and natural environments in Mexico

Articles filed under: Climate and Environment

Articles about the local climate and natural environments in Mexico

Colonial Fountain and Bougainvillea

Winter Climates in Mexico

Winter brings change to Mexico's air and its temperatures, although you'll continue to enjoy plenty of daylight

Hurricane Over Ocean, Viewed from Space (Concept)

Hurricane Season in Mexico

In the late summer months, when temperatures reach their peak in the northern hemisphere, Mexico can be host to hurricane-force storms.

The beach at sunset

Mexico: A Land of Three Lands

Mexico’s geographical territory is composed of a diverse topography which gives rise to a range of different climate zones.

Lightning strikes power distribution station

When the Lights Go Out

Local power cuts are a regular feature in Mexico, especially during dramatic thunderstorms.

San Miguel de Allende Panoramic View

Living at Altitude in Mexico

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.

A colorful colonial house in Mexico

Hot Coasts, Cool Colonial Cities

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.

Monsoon Rains over Mexico's Caribbean Sea

Mexico’s Rainy Season

Mexico's rainy season runs from May to September each year; sometimes spilling over into October.

Hurricane Over Ocean, Viewed from Space (Concept)

Hurricane Patricia

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.