The weather in Merida, Mexico

The weather in Merida is warm and humid during the whole year. In the hottest days of spring and summer, temperatures can reach 40 °C (104 °F), and during winter, th weather can turn cool, reaching 17 °C (62 °F)

Merida weather forecast

  • Actual Conditions

    light rain
    light rain
    82°F
    Thursday 19 September
  • Friday 20
    overcast clouds
    overcast clouds
    min
    77°F
    max
    84°F
  • Saturday 21
    overcast clouds
    overcast clouds
    min
    81°F
    max
    86°F
  • Sunday 22
    overcast clouds
    overcast clouds
    min
    77°F
    max
    86°F
  • Monday 23
    light rain
    light rain
    min
    75°F
    max
    88°F

Weather Prediction : World Weather Online

What to expect from the weather at Merida

Month Min. Max. Days with rain Rainfall
January 62°F 87°F  4 14 in
February 62°F 89°F  3 12 in
March 64°F 93°F  3 9 in
April 68°F 95°F  2 9 in
May 69°F 96°F  5 28 in
June 69°F 95°F  10 55 in
July 69°F 95°F  13 66 in
August 69°F 95°F  13 54 in
September 69°F 93°F  14 67 in
October 69°F 91°F  10 47 in
November 66°F 89°F  6 23 in
December 62°F 87°F  5 18 in
Source: Mexico Nacional Meteorological Service. Data registered between the years 1971–2000.

What to bring by season

Merida is a hot and humid city with an average temperature of 27 °C (80 °F). The hottest days are during spring and summer, and temperatures can reach 40 °C (104 °F). If you are traveling in these dates, we recommend packing sunglasses, a hat or a cap, and light cotton or linen clothes, since they are very cool. During fall and winter, the weather is cooler but not cold, with low temperatures of 17 °C (62 °F) and in this case, you can bring a light sweater if necessary.

Merida is a city with a humid weather, where there can be light to heavy rains throughout the whole year. However, from August to October, precipitations are more common. Due to its proximity to Puerto Progreso, there may be tropical storms, so bring a small umbrella in your luggage just in case.

Useful Tips

  • - Use fresh cotton and linen clothes, and bring your swimsuit to swim in the nearby sink holes.

    - Use comfortable shoes to explore the city and, if you are traveling to an archeological area, use closed-toe shoes.

    - Merida is a somewhat conservative city, try using clothes according to that style.