The weather in Patzcuaro, Mexico
The town of Pátzcuaro is 2,140 meters (7,020 ft) above sea level, which keeps temperatures warm during the day. Its proximity to Lake Pátzcuaro increases humidity. In general, Pátzcuaro has a subhumid temperate climate with a rainy season and an annual average temperature of 17 °C (62 ºF).
Patzcuaro weather forecast
Actual ConditionsPatchy light rain in area with thunder66°FFriday 22 May
Saturday 23Patchy rain nearbymin54°Fmax72°F
Sunday 24Light rain showermin52°Fmax75°F
Monday 25Patchy rain nearbymin54°Fmax77°F
Weather Prediction : World Weather Online
What to bring by season
Rainy season (June to September): these are the rainiest months in Pátzcuaro, with a maximum temperature of 24 °C (75 ºF) and fresh nights with 12 °C (53 ºF). There are heavy rains several days a week in the afternoons, especially between July and August, which are the wettest months. This allows to enjoy outdoor activities in the morning. You should bring a cap or hat, sunscreen, sunglasses, swimwear, lightweight clothes made of synthetic fibers that dry quickly, a sweater to wear in the evening, and an umbrella or rain jacket.
Dry season (October to May): the climate is dry in general, with occasional rains. April and May are the hottest months of the year, with an average temperature of 29 °C (84 ºF), announcing the rainy season. Temperature ranges between 23 - 29 °C (73 - 84 ºF) during the day, while nights become very cold with an average of 3 - 9 °C (37 - 48 ºF). We recommend that you bring a cap or hat, light clothing, and sunscreen to wear during the day. In the evenings you will need warm clothing including a sweater or warm jacket, pants, scarf, and gloves.
Tempreatures decrease during the dry season, so you should bring warm clothes to wear at night.
- Days in Pátzcuaro can be warm, so you should bring clothes made of natural fabrics to stay fresh.
- To enjoy outdoor activities and nature, we recommend that you bring sneakers, a hat or cap, sunscreen, insect repellent, and a swimsuit.