Winter Weather in Ciudad Guzmán Mexico
Daily high temperatures increase by 2°F, from 75°F to 77°F, rarely falling below 68°F or exceeding 82°F. The lowest daily average high temperature is 73°F on January 8.
Daily low temperatures are around 44°F, rarely falling below 36°F or exceeding 52°F. The lowest daily average low temperature is 43°F on January 15.
For reference, on May 16, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Ciudad Guzmán typically range from 56°F to 85°F, while on January 14, the coldest day of the year, they range from 43°F to 73°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in the Winter in Ciudad Guzmán
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 Ciudad Guzmán
The winter in Ciudad Guzmán 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 36% on February 24.
The clearest day of the winter is February 24, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 64% of the time.
For reference, on September 2, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 93%, while on February 23, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 64%.
Cloud Cover Categories in the Winter in Ciudad Guzmán
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 Ciudad Guzmán, 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 74% on August 22, and its lowest chance is 1% on April 24.
Probability of Precipitation in the Winter in Ciudad Guzmán
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 Ciudad Guzmán is essentially constant, remaining about 0.6 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 2.9 inches or falling below -0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in the Winter in Ciudad Guzmán
Over the course of the winter in Ciudad Guzmán, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the season, the length of the day increases by 43 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 29 seconds, and weekly increase of 3 minutes, 24 seconds.
The shortest day of the winter is December 21, with 10 hours, 57 minutes of daylight and the longest day is February 28, with 11 hours, 45 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in the Winter in Ciudad Guzmán
The earliest sunrise of the winter in Ciudad Guzmán is 7:12 AM on December 1 and the latest sunrise is 19 minutes later at 7:31 AM on January 18.
The earliest sunset is 6:13 PM on December 1 and the latest sunset is 45 minutes later at 6:58 PM on February 28.
Daylight saving time is observed in Ciudad Guzmán 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 7:16 AM and sets 13 hours, 19 minutes later, at 8:35 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:23 AM and sets 10 hours, 57 minutes later, at 6:20 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in the Winter in Ciudad Guzmán
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 Ciudad Guzmán
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Ciudad Guzmán is essentially constant during the winter, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on September 19, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 7% 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 Ciudad Guzmán
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Ciudad Guzmán is increasing during the winter, increasing from 4.5 miles per hour to 5.5 miles per hour over the course of the season.
For reference, on April 19, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.2 miles per hour, while on August 4, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.2 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in the Winter in Ciudad Guzmán
The wind direction in Ciudad Guzmán during the winter is predominantly out of the north from December 1 to January 17 and the west from January 17 to February 28.
Wind Direction in the Winter in Ciudad Guzmán
Ciudad Guzmán is located near a large body of water (e.g., ocean, sea, or large lake). This section reports on the wide-area average surface temperature of that water.
The average surface water temperature in Ciudad Guzmán is decreasing during the winter, falling by 4°F, from 83°F to 79°F, over the course of the season.
Average Water Temperature in the Winter in Ciudad Guzmán
While it does not do so every year, freezing temperatures are seen in Ciudad Guzmán over some winters. The day least likely to be in the growing season is January 16, with a 76% chance.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in the Winter in Ciudad Guzmán
The average accumulated growing degree days in Ciudad Guzmán are very rapidly decreasing during the winter, decreasing by 4,678°F, from 5,260°F to 582°F, over the course of the season.
Growing Degree Days in the Winter in Ciudad Guzmán
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Ciudad Guzmán is rapidly increasing during the winter, rising by 1.7 kWh, from 4.7 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 Ciudad Guzmán
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Ciudad Guzmán are 19.705 deg latitude, -103.462 deg longitude, and 5,036 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Ciudad Guzmán contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 1,289 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 5,234 feet. Within 10 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (5,505 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (13,488 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Ciudad Guzmán is covered by artificial surfaces (42%), trees (30%), and cropland (21%), within 10 miles by cropland (47%) and trees (40%), and within 50 miles by trees (52%) and cropland (26%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Ciudad Guzmán, 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 Ciudad Guzmán.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Ciudad Guzmán 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 Ciudad Guzmán is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Ciudad Guzmán and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Guadalajara International Airport (MMGL, 76%, 92 kilometers, north) and Playa de Oro International Airport (MMZO, 24%, 131 kilometers, southwest).
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .