Mexico's Climate and Weather

Articles and guides about Mexico’s weather, climate regions, and seasons

Articles and guides about Mexico’s weather, climate regions, and seasons

Lightning strikes power distribution station

When the Lights Go Out

Local power cuts are a regular feature in Mexico, especially during dramatic thunderstorms. Some forward planning can help to mitigate potential problems

Monsoon Rains

Monsoon Rains in Mexico

Mexico’s seasonal monsoon rains are one of Mother Nature’s treats to experience and enjoy

Summertime Couple Jumping into Water

Summer Climates in Mexico

Mexican summers bring high temperatures, refreshing —sometimes dramatic— rain storms, and vibrant colorful landscapes

Monsoon Rains over Mexico's Caribbean Sea

Mexico’s Rainy Season

Mexico's rainy season runs from May/June to October each year; sometimes spilling over into November

Mystical Wind

Mexico’s Mystical Wind

Wind storms in Mexico can be mystical: appearing suddenly, transforming a perfectly still day or night—and vanishing abruptly

Spring Flowers on a table

Spring Climates in Mexico

Springtime in Mexico begins on or around March 21st each year, but by late February, the first signs of spring start to be seen and felt across the country

Climate: Sunshine in sky

A Change in the Weather

"Febrero loco" refers to the changeability of the weather in the second month of the year

The beach at sunset

Mexico, a Land of Three Lands

Mexico's topography is characterized by diverse landscapes which create a range of different climate zones across the country

Colonial Fountain and Bougainvillea

Winter Climates in Mexico

Winter climates across Mexico vary by region and elevation, although you'll enjoy plenty of daylight throughout the winter season