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Average Weather in Badiraguato Mexico

In Badiraguato, the wet season is oppressive and mostly cloudy, the dry season is partly cloudy, and it is hot year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 52°F to 98°F and is rarely below 45°F or above 103°F.

Based on the beach/pool score, the best time of year to visit Badiraguato for hot-weather activities is from mid May to late June.

Climate Summary

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Temperature

The hot season lasts for 2.7 months, from May 1 to July 24, with an average daily high temperature above 95°F. The hottest day of the year is June 14, with an average high of 98°F and low of 74°F.

The cool season lasts for 2.4 months, from December 5 to February 17, with an average daily high temperature below 85°F. The coldest day of the year is January 22, with an average low of 52°F and high of 82°F.

Average High and Low Temperature

The daily average high (red line) and low (blue line) temperature, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands. The thin dotted lines are the corresponding average perceived temperatures.

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

Average Hourly Temperature in BadiraguatoJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec12 AM4 AM8 AM12 PM4 PM8 PM12 AMNowNowcoldcoolcoolcoolcoolwarmhotswelteringcomfortablecomfortablecomfortablecoldcomfortable
frigid 15°F freezing 32°F very cold 45°F cold 55°F cool 65°F comfortable 75°F warm 85°F hot 95°F sweltering
The average hourly temperature, color coded into bands. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Tabālah, Saudi Arabia (8,722 miles away); Port Hedland, Australia (9,501 miles); and Mount Isa, Australia (8,215 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to Badiraguato (view comparison).

Clouds

In Badiraguato, the average percentage of the sky covered by clouds experiences extreme seasonal variation over the course of the year.

The clearer part of the year in Badiraguato begins around September 28 and lasts for 9.0 months, ending around June 29. On June 3, the clearest day of the year, the sky is clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 82% of the time, and overcast or mostly cloudy 18% of the time.

The cloudier part of the year begins around June 29 and lasts for 3.0 months, ending around September 28. On August 3, the cloudiest day of the year, the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy 78% of the time, and clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 22% of the time.

Cloud Cover Categories

Cloud Cover Categories in BadiraguatoclearerclearercloudierJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%100%10%90%20%80%30%70%40%60%50%50%60%40%70%30%80%20%90%10%100%0%Jun 382%Jun 382%Aug 322%Aug 322%Sep 2852%Sep 2852%Jun 2952%Jun 2952%NowNowclearmostly cloudyovercastmostly clearpartly cloudy
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
The percentage of time spent in each cloud cover band, categorized by the percentage of the sky covered by clouds.

Precipitation

A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. The chance of wet days in Badiraguato varies very significantly throughout the year.

The wetter season lasts 3.0 months, from June 24 to September 25, with a greater than 34% chance of a given day being a wet day. The chance of a wet day peaks at 67% on August 7.

The drier season lasts 9.0 months, from September 25 to June 24. The smallest chance of a wet day is 2% on April 11.

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 67% on August 7.

Daily Chance of Precipitation

Daily Chance of Precipitation in BadiraguatowetdrydryJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%10%20%30%40%50%60%70%80%90%100%Aug 767%Aug 767%Apr 112%Apr 112%Jan 18%Jan 18%Jun 2434%Jun 2434%Sep 2534%Sep 2534%NowNowrain
The percentage of days in which various types of precipitation are observed, excluding trace quantities: rain alone, snow alone, and mixed (both rain and snow fell in the same day).

Rainfall

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. Badiraguato experiences extreme seasonal variation in monthly rainfall.

The rainy period of the year lasts for 8.5 months, from June 1 to February 16, with a sliding 31-day rainfall of at least 0.5 inches. The most rain falls during the 31 days centered around August 8, with an average total accumulation of 6.4 inches.

The rainless period of the year lasts for 3.5 months, from February 16 to June 1. The least rain falls around May 6, with an average total accumulation of 0.1 inches.

Average Monthly Rainfall

Average Monthly Rainfall in BadiraguatorainrainJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0 in2 in4 in6 in8 in10 inAug 86.4 inAug 86.4 inMay 60.1 inMay 60.1 inFeb 160.5 inFeb 160.5 inNowNow
The average rainfall (solid line) accumulated over the course of a sliding 31-day period centered on the day in question, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands. The thin dotted line is the corresponding average liquid-equivalent snowfall.

Sun

The length of the day in Badiraguato varies over the course of the year. In 2019, the shortest day is December 21, with 10 hours, 33 minutes of daylight; the longest day is June 21, with 13 hours, 43 minutes of daylight.

Hours of Daylight and Twilight

Hours of Daylight and Twilight in BadiraguatoJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0 hr24 hr4 hr20 hr8 hr16 hr12 hr12 hr16 hr8 hr20 hr4 hr24 hr0 hr12 hr, 7 minMar 2012 hr, 7 minMar 2013 hr, 43 minJun 2113 hr, 43 minJun 2112 hr, 8 minSep 2312 hr, 8 minSep 2310 hr, 33 minDec 2110 hr, 33 minDec 21nightnightdayNowNow
The number of hours during which the Sun is visible (black line). From bottom (most yellow) to top (most gray), the color bands indicate: full daylight, twilight (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and full night.

The earliest sunrise is at 5:56 AM on April 6, and the latest sunrise is 1 hour, 18 minutes later at 7:14 AM on October 26. The earliest sunset is at 5:19 PM on November 29, and the latest sunset is 2 hours, 45 minutes later at 8:04 PM on July 2.

Daylight saving time (DST) is observed in Badiraguato during 2019, starting in the spring on April 7, lasting 6.6 months, and ending in the fall on October 27.

Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time

Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in BadiraguatoJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec12 AM2 AM4 AM6 AM8 AM10 AM12 PM2 PM4 PM6 PM8 PM10 PM12 AMApr 65:56 AMApr 65:56 AM8:04 PMJul 28:04 PMJul 2Nov 295:19 PMNov 295:19 PM7:14 AMOct 267:14 AMOct 26Apr 7DSTApr 7DSTDSTOct 27DSTOct 27daynightnightnightSolarMidnightSolarMidnightSolarNoonSunriseSunsetNowNow
The solar day over the course of the year 2019. From bottom to top, the black lines are the previous solar midnight, sunrise, solar noon, sunset, and the next solar midnight. The day, twilights (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and night are indicated by the color bands from yellow to gray. The transitions to and from daylight saving time are indicated by the 'DST' labels.

Humidity

We base the humidity comfort level on the dew point, as it determines whether perspiration will evaporate from the skin, thereby cooling the body. Lower dew points feel drier and higher dew points feel more humid. Unlike temperature, which typically varies significantly between night and day, dew point tends to change more slowly, so while the temperature may drop at night, a muggy day is typically followed by a muggy night.

Badiraguato experiences extreme seasonal variation in the perceived humidity.

The muggier period of the year lasts for 5.0 months, from June 1 to November 2, during which time the comfort level is muggy, oppressive, or miserable at least 25% of the time. The muggiest day of the year is August 11, with muggy conditions 100% of the time.

The least muggy day of the year is March 28, with muggy conditions 1% of the time.

Humidity Comfort Levels

Humidity Comfort Levels in BadiraguatomuggyJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%10%20%30%40%50%60%70%80%90%100%Mar 281%Mar 281%100%Aug 11100%Aug 11Jun 125%Jun 125%Nov 225%Nov 225%NowNowmiserablemiserableoppressiveoppressivecomfortablecomfortabledrydryhumidhumid
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The percentage of time spent at various humidity comfort levels, categorized by dew point.

Wind

This section discusses the wide-area hourly average wind vector (speed and direction) at 10 meters above the ground. The wind experienced at any given location is highly dependent on local topography and other factors, and instantaneous wind speed and direction vary more widely than hourly averages.

The average hourly wind speed in Badiraguato experiences mild seasonal variation over the course of the year.

The windier part of the year lasts for 5.5 months, from January 21 to July 4, with average wind speeds of more than 5.3 miles per hour. The windiest day of the year is June 2, with an average hourly wind speed of 6.4 miles per hour.

The calmer time of year lasts for 6.5 months, from July 4 to January 21. The calmest day of the year is September 5, with an average hourly wind speed of 4.1 miles per hour.

Average Wind Speed

Average Wind Speed in BadiraguatowindyJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0 mph2 mph4 mph6 mph8 mph10 mph12 mphJun 26.4 mphJun 26.4 mphSep 54.1 mphSep 54.1 mphJan 215.3 mphJan 215.3 mphNowNow
The average of mean hourly wind speeds (dark gray line), with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

The predominant average hourly wind direction in Badiraguato varies throughout the year.

The wind is most often from the west for 6.8 months, from March 11 to October 4, with a peak percentage of 49% on June 15. The wind is most often from the east for 5.2 months, from October 4 to March 11, with a peak percentage of 43% on January 1.

Wind Direction

Wind Direction in BadiraguatoEWEJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%100%20%80%40%60%60%40%80%20%100%0%NowNowwesteastsouthnorth
northeastsouthwest
The percentage of hours in which the mean wind direction is from each of the four cardinal wind directions, excluding hours in which the mean wind speed is less than 1.0 mph. The lightly tinted areas at the boundaries are the percentage of hours spent in the implied intermediate directions (northeast, southeast, southwest, and northwest).

Water Temperature

Badiraguato 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 4.0 months, from June 23 to October 24, with an average temperature above 83°F. The day of the year with the warmest water is August 22, with an average temperature of 87°F.

The time of year with cooler water lasts for 3.9 months, from December 17 to April 15, with an average temperature below 71°F. The day of the year with the coolest water is February 12, with an average temperature of 68°F.

Average Water Temperature

The daily average water temperature (purple line), with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

Best Time of Year to Visit

To characterize how pleasant the weather is in Badiraguato throughout the year, we compute two travel scores.

The tourism score favors clear, rainless days with perceived temperatures between 65°F and 80°F. Based on this score, the best times of year to visit Badiraguato for general outdoor tourist activities are from early March to mid June and from mid October to early December, with a peak score in the second week of November.

Tourism Score

Tourism Score in Badiraguatobest timebest timeJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec02468106.56.53.43.46.36.35.25.2NowNowprecipitationprecipitationcloudscloudstemperaturetemperaturetourism score
The tourism score (filled area), and its constituents: the temperature score (red line), the cloud cover score (blue line), and the precipitation score (green line).

The beach/pool score favors clear, rainless days with perceived temperatures between 75°F and 90°F. Based on this score, the best time of year to visit Badiraguato for hot-weather activities is from mid May to late June, with a peak score in the first week of June.

Beach/Pool Score

Beach/Pool Score in BadiraguatoJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec02468106.86.82.72.76.06.04.14.1NowNowprecipitationprecipitationcloudscloudstemperaturetemperaturebeach/pool score
The beach/pool score (filled area), and its constituents: the temperature score (red line), the cloud cover score (blue line), and the precipitation score (green line).

Methodology

For each hour between 8:00 AM and 9:00 PM of each day in the analysis period (1980 to 2016), independent scores are computed for perceived temperature, cloud cover, and total precipitation. Those scores are combined into a single hourly composite score, which is then aggregated into days, averaged over all the years in the analysis period, and smoothed.

Our cloud cover score is 10 for fully clear skies, falling linearly to 9 for mostly clear skies, and to 1 for fully overcast skies.

Our precipitation score, which is based on the three-hour precipitation centered on the hour in question, is 10 for no precipitation, falling linearly to 9 for trace precipitation, and to 0 for 0.04 inches of precipitation or more.

Our tourism temperature score is 0 for perceived temperatures below 50°F, rising linearly to 9 for 65°F, to 10 for 75°F, falling linearly to 9 for 80°F, and to 1 for 90°F or hotter.

Our beach/pool temperature score is 0 for perceived temperatures below 65°F, rising linearly to 9 for 75°F, to 10 for 82°F, falling linearly to 9 for 90°F, and to 1 for 100°F or hotter.

Growing Season

Definitions of the growing season vary throughout the world, but for the purposes of this report, we define it as the longest continuous period of non-freezing temperatures (≥ 32°F) in the year (the calendar year in the Northern Hemisphere, or from July 1 until June 30 in the Southern Hemisphere).

Temperatures in Badiraguato are sufficiently warm year round that it is not entirely meaningful to discuss the growing season in these terms. We nevertheless include the chart below as an illustration of the distribution of temperatures experienced throughout the year.

Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season

Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in BadiraguatoJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%100%10%90%20%80%30%70%40%60%50%50%60%40%70%30%80%20%90%10%100%0%100%Feb 20100%Feb 2097%Jan 1897%Jan 18Jul 20100%Jul 20100%NowNowcoldcoolcomfortablewarmhot
frigid 15°F freezing 32°F very cold 45°F cold 55°F cool 65°F comfortable 75°F warm 85°F hot 95°F sweltering
The percentage of time spent in various temperature bands. The black line is the percentage chance that a given day is within the growing season.

Growing degree days are a measure of yearly heat accumulation used to predict plant and animal development, and defined as the integral of warmth above a base temperature, discarding any excess above a maximum temperature. In this report, we use a base of 50°F and a cap of 86°F.

Growing Degree Days

Growing Degree Days in BadiraguatoJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0°F1,000°F2,000°F3,000°F4,000°F5,000°F6,000°F7,000°F8,000°F9,000°FJan 790°FJan 790°FApr 111,800°FApr 111,800°FDec 319,014°FDec 319,014°FNowNow
The average growing degree days accumulated over the course of the year, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

Solar Energy

This section discusses the total daily incident shortwave solar energy reaching the surface of the ground over a wide area, taking full account of seasonal variations in the length of the day, the elevation of the Sun above the horizon, and absorption by clouds and other atmospheric constituents. Shortwave radiation includes visible light and ultraviolet radiation.

The average daily incident shortwave solar energy experiences significant seasonal variation over the course of the year.

The brighter period of the year lasts for 2.4 months, from April 10 to June 22, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter above 7.0 kWh. The brightest day of the year is June 3, with an average of 7.8 kWh.

The darker period of the year lasts for 2.6 months, from November 13 to February 1, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter below 4.6 kWh. The darkest day of the year is December 18, with an average of 3.8 kWh.

Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy

Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in BadiraguatobrightdarkdarkJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0 kWh1 kWh2 kWh3 kWh4 kWh5 kWh6 kWh7 kWh8 kWh9 kWhJun 37.8 kWhJun 37.8 kWhDec 183.8 kWhDec 183.8 kWhApr 107.0 kWhApr 107.0 kWhFeb 14.6 kWhFeb 14.6 kWhNowNow
The average daily shortwave solar energy reaching the ground per square meter (orange line), with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

Topography

For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Badiraguato are 25.365 deg latitude, -107.551 deg longitude, and 843 ft elevation.

The topography within 2 miles of Badiraguato contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 1,545 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 870 feet. Within 10 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (2,802 feet). Within 50 miles contains large variations in elevation (9,846 feet).

The area within 2 miles of Badiraguato is covered by trees (65%) and cropland (35%), within 10 miles by trees (96%), and within 50 miles by trees (71%) and cropland (21%).

Data Sources

This report illustrates the typical weather in Badiraguato, 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 is only a single weather station, Federal de Bachigualato International Airport, in our network suitable to be used as a proxy for the historical temperature and dew point records of Badiraguato.

At a distance of 67 kilometers from Badiraguato, closer than our threshold of 150 kilometers, this station is deemed sufficiently nearby to be relied upon as our primary source for temperature and dew point records.

The station records are corrected for the elevation difference between the station and Badiraguato according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.

Please note that the station records themselves may additionally have been back-filled using other nearby stations or the MERRA-2 reanalysis.

Other Data

All data relating to the Sun's position (e.g., sunrise and sunset) are computed using astronomical formulas from the book, Astronomical Tables of the Sun, Moon and Planets , by Jean Meeus.

All other weather data, including cloud cover, precipitation, wind speed and direction, and solar flux, come from NASA's MERRA-2 Modern-Era Retrospective Analysis . This reanalysis combines a variety of wide-area measurements in a state-of-the-art global meteorological model to reconstruct the hourly history of weather throughout the world on a 50-kilometer grid.

Land Use data comes from the Global Land Cover SHARE database , published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

Elevation data comes from the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) , published by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

Names, locations, and time zones of places and some airports come from the GeoNames Geographical Database .

Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .

Maps are © Esri, with data from National Geographic, Esri, DeLorme, NAVTEQ, UNEP-WCMC, USGS, NASA, ESA, METI, NRCAN, GEBCO, NOAA, and iPC.

Disclaimer

The information on this site is provided as is, without any assurances as to its accuracy or suitability for any purpose. Weather data is prone to errors, outages, and other defects. We assume no responsibility for any decisions made on the basis of the content presented on this site.

We draw particular cautious attention to our reliance on the MERRA-2 model-based reconstructions for a number of important data series. While having the tremendous advantages of temporal and spatial completeness, these reconstructions: (1) are based on computer models that may have model-based errors, (2) are coarsely sampled on a 50 km grid and are therefore unable to reconstruct the local variations of many microclimates, and (3) have particular difficulty with the weather in some coastal areas, especially small islands.

We further caution that our travel scores are only as good as the data that underpin them, that weather conditions at any given location and time are unpredictable and variable, and that the definition of the scores reflects a particular set of preferences that may not agree with those of any particular reader.