Average Weather in Bosques de la Magdalena Mexico
In Bosques de la Magdalena, the wet season is overcast, the dry season is partly cloudy, and it is comfortable year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 43°F to 79°F and is rarely below 37°F or above 85°F.
Based on the tourism score, the best time of year to visit Bosques de la Magdalena for warm-weather activities is from late March to late May.
The warm season lasts for 2.5 months, from March 23 to June 7, with an average daily high temperature above 77°F. The hottest day of the year is May 10, with an average high of 79°F and low of 55°F.
The cool season lasts for 2.4 months, from November 20 to February 3, with an average daily high temperature below 72°F. The coldest day of the year is January 13, with an average low of 43°F and high of 70°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 Bosques de la Magdalena, 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 Bosques de la Magdalena begins around October 31 and lasts for 7.0 months, ending around May 29. On February 24, the clearest day of the year, the sky is clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 68% of the time, and overcast or mostly cloudy 32% of the time.
The cloudier part of the year begins around May 29 and lasts for 5.0 months, ending around October 31. On September 13, the cloudiest day of the year, the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy 89% of the time, and clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 11% 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 Bosques de la Magdalena varies very significantly throughout the year.
The wetter season lasts 4.5 months, from May 26 to October 11, with a greater than 41% chance of a given day being a wet day. The chance of a wet day peaks at 79% on July 3.
The drier season lasts 7.5 months, from October 11 to May 26. The smallest chance of a wet day is 3% on December 8.
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 79% on July 3.
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. Bosques de la Magdalena experiences extreme seasonal variation in monthly rainfall.
The rainy period of the year lasts for 7.2 months, from April 7 to November 15, with a sliding 31-day rainfall of at least 0.5 inches. The most rain falls during the 31 days centered around July 1, with an average total accumulation of 5.7 inches.
The rainless period of the year lasts for 4.8 months, from November 15 to April 7. The least rain falls around December 13, with an average total accumulation of 0.2 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall
The length of the day in Bosques de la Magdalena varies over the course of the year. In 2018, the shortest day is December 21, with 10 hours, 58 minutes of daylight; the longest day is June 21, with 13 hours, 18 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight
The earliest sunrise is at 6:30 AM on March 31, and the latest sunrise is 1 hour, 4 minutes later at 7:34 AM on October 27. The earliest sunset is at 5:55 PM on November 25, and the latest sunset is 2 hours, 22 minutes later at 8:18 PM on July 5.
Daylight saving time (DST) is observed in Bosques de la Magdalena during 2018, starting in the spring on April 1, lasting 6.8 months, and ending in the fall on October 28.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time
The perceived humidity level in Bosques de la Magdalena, as measured by the percentage of time in which the humidity comfort level is muggy, oppressive, or miserable, does not vary significantly over the course of the year, remaining a virtually constant 0% throughout.
Humidity Comfort Levels
The average hourly wind speed in Bosques de la Magdalena experiences mild seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The windier part of the year lasts for 3.7 months, from January 2 to April 23, with average wind speeds of more than 4.7 miles per hour. The windiest day of the year is March 8, with an average hourly wind speed of 5.5 miles per hour.
The calmer time of year lasts for 8.3 months, from April 23 to January 2. The calmest day of the year is May 31, with an average hourly wind speed of 4.0 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed
The predominant average hourly wind direction in Bosques de la Magdalena varies throughout the year.
The wind is most often from the east for 3.9 months, from June 3 to October 1, with a peak percentage of 67% on July 24. The wind is most often from the north for 2.1 months, from October 1 to December 3, with a peak percentage of 42% on October 29. The wind is most often from the south for 6.0 months, from December 3 to June 3, with a peak percentage of 36% on January 1.
Best Time of Year to Visit
To characterize how pleasant the weather is in Bosques de la Magdalena 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 time of year to visit Bosques de la Magdalena for general outdoor tourist activities is from late March to late May, with a peak score in the last week of April.
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 Bosques de la Magdalena for hot-weather activities is from late March to late May, with a peak score in the last week of April.
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.
While it does not do so every year, freezing temperatures are seen in Bosques de la Magdalena over some winters. The day least likely to be in the growing season is January 4, with a 70% chance.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season
Based on growing degree days alone, the first spring blooms in Bosques de la Magdalena should appear around January 13, only rarely appearing before January 11 or after January 15.
Growing Degree Days
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy experiences some seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The brighter period of the year lasts for 2.8 months, from March 7 to June 1, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter above 6.9 kWh. The brightest day of the year is April 18, with an average of 7.3 kWh.
The darker period of the year lasts for 2.5 months, from November 9 to January 24, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter below 5.5 kWh. The darkest day of the year is December 22, with an average of 5.0 kWh.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Bosques de la Magdalena are 19.358 deg latitude, -98.948 deg longitude, and 7,500 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Bosques de la Magdalena contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 1,542 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 7,636 feet. Within 10 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (1,969 feet). Within 50 miles contains large variations in elevation (14,701 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Bosques de la Magdalena is covered by artificial surfaces (69%) and grassland (12%), within 10 miles by artificial surfaces (50%) and cropland (34%), and within 50 miles by cropland (41%) and trees (23%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Bosques de la Magdalena, 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 3 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Bosques de la Magdalena.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Bosques de la Magdalena 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 Bosques de la Magdalena is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Bosques de la Magdalena and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Benito Juárez International Airport (83%, 16 kilometers, northwest); Hermanos Serdán International Airport (11%, 65 kilometers, east); and Tulancingo (6%, 101 kilometers, northeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .