Winter Weather in San José de Gracia Mexico
Daily high temperatures increase by 3°F, from 72°F to 74°F, rarely falling below 64°F or exceeding 79°F. The lowest daily average high temperature is 69°F on January 8.
Daily low temperatures are around 39°F, rarely falling below 31°F or exceeding 47°F. The lowest daily average low temperature is 38°F on January 14.
For reference, on May 18, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in San José de Gracia typically range from 53°F to 82°F, while on January 13, the coldest day of the year, they range from 38°F to 69°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in the Winter in San José de Gracia
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average winter temperatures. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in the Winter in San José de Gracia
The winter in San José de Gracia experiences decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 46% to 37%. The lowest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 37% on February 24.
The clearest day of the winter is February 24, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 63% of the time.
For reference, on September 3, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 91%, while on February 23, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 63%.
Cloud Cover Categories in the Winter in San José de Gracia
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In San José de Gracia, the chance of a wet day over the course of the winter is essentially constant, remaining around 4% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 75% on July 15, and its lowest chance is 1% on April 6.
Probability of Precipitation in the Winter in San José de Gracia
To show variation within the season and not just the monthly totals, we show the rainfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day.
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during the winter in San José de Gracia is essentially constant, remaining about 0.5 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 2.3 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in the Winter in San José de Gracia
Over the course of the winter in San José de Gracia, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the season, the length of the day increases by 44 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 30 seconds, and weekly increase of 3 minutes, 27 seconds.
The shortest day of the winter is December 21, with 10 hours, 55 minutes of daylight and the longest day is February 28, with 11 hours, 44 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in the Winter in San José de Gracia
The earliest sunrise of the winter in San José de Gracia is 7:10 AM on December 1 and the latest sunrise is 19 minutes later at 7:29 AM on January 17.
The earliest sunset is 6:11 PM on December 1 and the latest sunset is 45 minutes later at 6:56 PM on February 28.
Daylight saving time is observed in San José de Gracia during 2021, but it neither starts nor ends during the winter, so the entire season is in standard time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 7:13 AM and sets 13 hours, 21 minutes later, at 8:34 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:22 AM and sets 10 hours, 55 minutes later, at 6:18 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in the Winter in San José de Gracia
The figure below presents a compact representation of key lunar data for the winter of 2021. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the colored areas indicate when the moon is above the horizon. The vertical gray bars (new Moons) and blue bars (full Moons) indicate key Moon phases. The label associated with each bar indicates the date and time that the phase is obtained, and the companion time labels indicate the rise and set times of the Moon for the nearest time interval in which the moon is above the horizon.
Moon Rise, Set & Phases in the Winter in San José de Gracia
The chance that a given day will be muggy in San José de Gracia is essentially constant during the winter, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on June 14, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time, while on January 1, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in the Winter in San José de Gracia
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in San José de Gracia is gradually increasing during the winter, increasing from 4.7 miles per hour to 5.6 miles per hour over the course of the season.
For reference, on March 29, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.0 miles per hour, while on July 26, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.2 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in the Winter in San José de Gracia
The wind direction in San José de Gracia during the winter is predominantly out of the east from December 1 to December 5, the south from December 5 to February 2, and the west from February 2 to February 28.
Wind Direction in the Winter in San José de Gracia
The growing season in San José de Gracia typically lasts for 10 months (305 days), from around February 15 to around December 18, rarely starting after March 22, or ending before November 13.
The smallest chance that a given day will be within the growing season in San José de Gracia during the winter is 23% on January 14.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in the Winter in San José de Gracia
The average accumulated growing degree days in San José de Gracia are very rapidly decreasing during the winter, decreasing by 3,733°F, from 4,165°F to 432°F, over the course of the season.
Growing Degree Days in the Winter in San José de Gracia
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in San José de Gracia is rapidly increasing during the winter, rising by 1.6 kWh, from 4.8 kWh to 6.4 kWh, over the course of the season.
The lowest average daily incident shortwave solar energy during the winter is 4.5 kWh on December 20.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in the Winter in San José de Gracia
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of San José de Gracia are 19.990 deg latitude, -103.022 deg longitude, and 6,565 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of San José de Gracia contains large variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 2,129 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 6,539 feet. Within 10 miles contains large variations in elevation (4,144 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (12,585 feet).
The area within 2 miles of San José de Gracia is covered by shrubs (43%), cropland (33%), and trees (22%), within 10 miles by trees (41%) and shrubs (33%), and within 50 miles by trees (45%) and cropland (32%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in San José de Gracia, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 2 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in San José de Gracia.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and San José de Gracia according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at San José de Gracia is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between San José de Gracia and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Guadalajara International Airport (MMGL, 86%, 67 kilometers, northwest) and Playa de Oro International Airport (MMZO, 14%, 187 kilometers, southwest).
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .