Climate in Puebla

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

All climatic diagrams on this site result from the collected data from 10 measuring stations in Puebla.
Weather stations at an altitude above 2430m have not been included.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.

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Puebla is one of the coldest regions in Mexico with an average daily high temperature of only 25 degrees centigrade. It is yearlong warm or hot.
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Hours of sunshine per daySunshine hours per day in Puebla
The number of hours of sunshine refers to the time when the sun is actually visible. That is, without any obstruction of visibility by clouds, fog or mountains. With 8 hours per day, February is the sunniest month in the state of Puebla. In September the sun shines the shortest.
Rainy days per monthRainy days per month in Puebla
A rainy day is a day on which at least an amount of 0.1 mm precipitation (=0.1 liter) per square meter falls. This can be rain, snow, hail or even dew. So it does not have to rain the whole day. With 17 rainy days, September offers the most number of rainy days, and in December the least.
Precipitation in mm/dayPrecipitation in Puebla
The amount of precipitation is measured in millimeters per square meter. Thus, at 2 mm/day, 2 liters of water fall on one square meter within 24 hours. With only 0.40 mm, the least rain falls in December. September, on the other hand, has the most rain.
Relative humidity in %Relative humidity in Puebla
Warm air can absorb more moisture than cold air. The relative humidity indicates how much moisture of the physically possible is actually contained in the air. At high humidity, the person feels uncomfortable and perceives this as oppressive. In general, a relative humidity of 40-60% gives as pleasant. With only 49% humidity on average, it is quite dry in April. The highest value of 70% is experienced here in July.
Absolute humidity in g/m³Absolute humidity in Puebla
In warm months, there is also a higher absolute humidity almost everywhere. At a temperature of 25°C, air can absorb up to 23 grams of water per cubic meter. At 20°C, it is only 17.3 grams. A relative humidity of 40% at 25°C thus corresponds to an absolute humidity of 9.2 grams of water. From a proportion of approx. 13.5 grams, humans perceive the air as muggy.
Humidex in °CHumidex in Puebla
The "Humidex" (humidity index) is an index of well-being in warmer areas, calculated from the air temperature, relative humidity and dew point. The index corresponds approximately to the temperature felt. At high temperatures, the body transports heat away by sweating. At high humidity the ambient air can only absorb a small amount of sweat and thus one feels uncomfortable. An index of 20-29 is considered comfortable. Up to 39, people perceive the air as slightly uncomfortable, and above 40, as very uncomfortable. Values above 45 are dangerous in the long run and often lead to heat stroke.
Map of Puebla

Most important cities in the state »Puebla«

The state has a west-east extension of about 210 km and over 270 km from north to south.

Puebla1,692,18119° 2' 36"N98° 12' 7"W
Tehuacán248,71618° 27' 41"N97° 23' 34"W
Cholula151,66719° 3' 51"N98° 18' 13"W
Atlixco85,89118° 54' 29"N98° 26' 10"W
San Andrés Cholula80,11819° 3' 0"N98° 17' 60"W
Amozoc de Mota77,10619° 2' 46"N98° 2' 42"W
San Martin Texmelucan de Labastida75,90319° 17' 4"N98° 26' 20"W
Teziutlan70,81919° 49' 2"N97° 21' 36"W
Huauchinango49,85220° 10' 26"N98° 3' 18"W
Izúcar de Matamoros42,93618° 36' 5"N98° 27' 54"W
Xicotepec de Juárez37,42420° 16' 34"N97° 57' 40"W
Zacatlán31,70719° 56' 1"N97° 57' 40"W
Sanctorum27,93619° 5' 57"N98° 15' 15"W
Tecamachalco26,22718° 52' 54"N97° 43' 53"W
Tepeaca24,95618° 58' 9"N97° 54' 3"W
Moyotzingo24,55519° 14' 59"N98° 24' 17"W
Ajalpan24,21818° 22' 42"N97° 15' 28"W
Acatzingo de Hidalgo22,38618° 58' 49"N97° 47' 5"W
Ciudad Serdán22,12818° 59' 22"N97° 26' 49"W
Huejotzingo21,76319° 9' 34"N98° 24' 26"W
Tlazcalancingo20,36319° 1' 43"N98° 17' 0"W
Acajete18,06819° 6' 15"N97° 57' 4"W
Cuautlancingo17,72919° 5' 21"N98° 16' 17"W
Santiago Momoxpan17,62219° 4' 25"N98° 16' 1"W
Casa Blanca17,26219° 2' 32"N98° 7' 8"W
Altepexi16,58718° 22' 8"N97° 17' 54"W
Acatlán de Osorio16,29218° 12' 9"N98° 2' 55"W
Chignahuapan16,13819° 50' 19"N98° 1' 54"W
San Rafael Tlanalapan15,99819° 17' 30"N98° 28' 5"W
Palmarito Tochapán15,69018° 53' 56"N97° 38' 20"W

Data basis: German Weather Service, individual values averaged and supplemented by own elements. Data on cities and inhabitants:, United Nations Statistics Division and own research.
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