The weather in Mexico City, Mexico

Mexico City has a temperate climate with an annual average temperature of 21 °C (70 °F).

Mexico City weather forecast

  • Actual Conditions

    clear sky
    clear sky
    72°F
    Thursday 19 September
  • Friday 20
    moderate rain
    moderate rain
    min
    70°F
    max
    88°F
  • Saturday 21
    moderate rain
    moderate rain
    min
    68°F
    max
    84°F
  • Sunday 22
    moderate rain
    moderate rain
    min
    68°F
    max
    73°F
  • Monday 23
     heavy intensity rain
    heavy intensity rain
    min
    63°F
    max
    77°F

Weather Prediction : World Weather Online

What to expect from the weather at Mexico City

Month Min. Max. Days with rain Rainfall Recommendations
January 44°F 71°F  1 2 in Dry season. Days are sunny and sometimes windy. Nights can be cool. Pack light clothes, pocket umbrella, sunblock, long-sleeved shirts, pants, light sweater or jacket.
February 46°F 75°F  1 1 in
March 50°F 78°F  2 4 in
April 53°F 80°F  4 8 in
May 53°F 80°F  9 21 in Rainy season. Days are mostly sunny and very hot and humid. Pack light, natural fiber clothes, pocket umbrella and sunblock.
June 53°F 77°F  16 60 in
July 53°F 75°F  19 63 in
August 64°F 75°F  15 54 in
September 53°F 73°F   13 46 in
October 50°F 75°F  6 21 in
November 48°F 75°F   2 3 in
December 46°F 73°F  2 2 in Dry season. Days are sunny and sometimes windy. Nights can be cool. Pack light clothes, pocket umbrella, sunblock, long-sleeved shirts, pants, light sweater or jacket.
Source: Mexico National Meteorological Service. Data registered between the years 1971–2000.

What to bring by season

Mexico City has a pleasant climate most of the year, with an average temperature of 21 °C (70 °F). Spring and summer months are the hottest, with temperatures that can reach 29 °C (84 °F) in the afternoon. The heaviest rains fall in August and September, so if you travel on this dates, we suggest packing waterproof clothing and shoes, and cotton and denim garments.

In winter, temperatures drop considerably to 9 °C (48 °F) and even down to 0 °C (32 °F). December and January are the coldest months. If you travel during this season, we recommend packing warm wool clothing, a scarf, and gloves. Try to wear a heavy jacket and thermal clothing for colder days.

Useful Tips

  • - Wear comfortable shoes, since Mexico City has many places ideal for walking tours

    - If you travel during the rainy season, carry a rain jacket and waterproof shoes

    - Mexico City is a casual destination, so pack clothing according to this style as well as a pair of semi-formal attire to wear at night