Average Weather in El Sauzal Mexico
In El Sauzal, the summers are short, warm, and arid; the winters are long and cool; and it is mostly clear year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 51°F to 83°F and is rarely below 44°F or above 90°F.
The warm season lasts for 2.8 months, from July 2 to September 28, with an average daily high temperature above 80°F. The hottest day of the year is August 25, with an average high of 83°F and low of 66°F.
The cool season lasts for 4.6 months, from November 28 to April 16, with an average daily high temperature below 71°F. The coldest day of the year is December 25, with an average low of 51°F and high of 68°F.
Average High and Low Temperature
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the entire year of hourly average temperatures. The horizontal axis is the day of the year, 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 El Sauzal, the average percentage of the sky covered by clouds experiences significant seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The clearer part of the year in El Sauzal begins around April 23 and lasts for 6.3 months, ending around November 1. On September 10, the clearest day of the year, the sky is clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 91% of the time, and overcast or mostly cloudy 9% of the time.
The cloudier part of the year begins around November 1 and lasts for 5.7 months, ending around April 23. On February 22, the cloudiest day of the year, the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy 42% of the time, and clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 58% of the time.
Cloud Cover Categories
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. The chance of wet days in El Sauzal varies throughout the year.
The wetter season lasts 4.6 months, from November 19 to April 5, with a greater than 8% chance of a given day being a wet day. The chance of a wet day peaks at 16% on February 18.
The drier season lasts 7.4 months, from April 5 to November 19. The smallest chance of a wet day is 0% on June 26.
Among wet days, we distinguish between those that experience rain alone, snow alone, or a mixture of the two. Based on this categorization, the most common form of precipitation throughout the year is rain alone, with a peak probability of 16% on February 18.
Daily Chance of Precipitation
To show variation within the months and not just the monthly totals, we show the rainfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day of the year. El Sauzal experiences some seasonal variation in monthly rainfall.
The rainy period of the year lasts for 5.1 months, from November 5 to April 10, with a sliding 31-day rainfall of at least 0.5 inches. The most rain falls during the 31 days centered around February 22, with an average total accumulation of 1.6 inches.
The rainless period of the year lasts for 6.9 months, from April 10 to November 5. The least rain falls around June 18, with an average total accumulation of 0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall
The length of the day in El Sauzal varies significantly over the course of the year. In 2017, the shortest day is December 21, with 10 hours, 4 minutes of daylight; the longest day is June 20, with 14 hours, 14 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight
The earliest sunrise is at 5:40 AM on June 11, and the latest sunrise is 1 hour, 26 minutes later at 7:06 AM on November 4. The earliest sunset is at 4:42 PM on December 3, and the latest sunset is 3 hours, 14 minutes later at 7:56 PM on June 29.
Daylight saving time (DST) is observed in El Sauzal during 2017, starting in the spring on March 12, lasting 7.8 months, and ending in the fall on November 5.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time
El Sauzal experiences some seasonal variation in the perceived humidity.
The muggier period of the year lasts for 3.2 months, from June 30 to October 5, during which time the comfort level is muggy, oppressive, or miserable at least 5% of the time. The muggiest day of the year is August 22, with muggy conditions 21% of the time.
The least muggy day of the year is December 29, when muggy conditions are essentially unheard of.
Humidity Comfort Levels
The average hourly wind speed in El Sauzal experiences mild seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The windier part of the year lasts for 6.9 months, from November 12 to June 7, with average wind speeds of more than 6.9 miles per hour. The windiest day of the year is April 11, with an average hourly wind speed of 8.0 miles per hour.
The calmer time of year lasts for 5.1 months, from June 7 to November 12. The calmest day of the year is August 23, with an average hourly wind speed of 5.7 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed
The predominant average hourly wind direction in El Sauzal varies throughout the year.
The wind is most often from the north for 1.6 weeks, from January 8 to January 19 and for 1.9 weeks, from December 12 to December 25, with a peak percentage of 30% on December 16. The wind is most often from the west for 11 months, from January 19 to December 12, with a peak percentage of 64% on May 21. The wind is most often from the east for 2.0 weeks, from December 25 to January 8, with a peak percentage of 30% on January 1.
El Sauzal 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 water temperature experiences some seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The time of year with warmer water lasts for 2.7 months, from July 21 to October 10, with an average temperature above 67°F. The day of the year with the warmest water is August 26, with an average temperature of 69°F.
The time of year with cooler water lasts for 4.3 months, from December 16 to April 26, with an average temperature below 61°F. The day of the year with the coolest water is February 18, with an average temperature of 59°F.
Average Water Temperature
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy experiences extreme seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The brighter period of the year lasts for 3.7 months, from April 22 to August 13, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter above 7.4 kWh. The brightest day of the year is June 18, with an average of 8.4 kWh.
The darker period of the year lasts for 3.1 months, from November 6 to February 11, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter below 4.3 kWh. The darkest day of the year is December 22, with an average of 3.2 kWh.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of El Sauzal are 31.893 deg latitude, -116.693 deg longitude, and 141 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of El Sauzal contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 902 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 167 feet. Within 10 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (3,323 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (6,132 feet).
The area within 2 miles of El Sauzal is covered by water (39%), shrubs (29%), and grassland (29%), within 10 miles by water (48%) and shrubs (35%), and within 50 miles by water (45%) and shrubs (42%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in El Sauzal, 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 El Sauzal.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and El Sauzal 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 El Sauzal is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between El Sauzal and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: General Abelardo L. Rodríguez International Airport (64%, 77 kilometers, north) and Campo (36%, 84 kilometers, north).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .