Annual average weather for Leon, Nicaragua

Annual Temperature for Leon

The hottest month in Leon is March when the average maximum temperature is 35°, average temperature is 29° and average minimum temperature is 24°.

The coolest month in Leon is January when the average maximum temperature is 34°, average temperature is 28° and average minimum temperature is 22°.

Annual Sunshine for Leon

The longest days in Leon are in June, with an average of 12.8 hours of daylight per day. December has the shortest days with an average of 11.4 hours of daylight per day.

The sunniest days in Leon are in February which has the most hours of sunshine per day with an average of 9.7 hours of sunshine per day, making it a sunny month with few clouds. October has the least sunshine with an average of 6.3 hours of sunshine per day, making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index is the highest in April when it reaches 14.7 and lowest in December when it reaches 9.7.

An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Annual Sea Temperature for Leon

The warmest sea water temperatures in Leon are found in April when they peak at 29° and lowest in December when they dip to 27°.

The sea is excellent for swimming all year round as the water temperature is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Annual Rainfall for Leon

The wettest month in Leon is September with 40.4cm of rain and the most days of rain with 19.2 days with some rain, a wet time to visit the beach.

The driest month in Leon is January with 0cm of rain and the least days of rain with 0.5 days with some rain, an extremely dry time to visit the beach.

Annual Humidity for Leon

The most humid month in Leon is September with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 26° which is very uncomfortable and fairly oppressive unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning.

The least humid month in Leon is February with a dew point of 20° which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach.

Annual Wind Speed for Leon

The most windy month in Leon is February when the average maximum windspeed is 19kmh and the average wind speed is 8kmh.

The least windy month in Leon is August when the average maximum windspeed is 12kmh and the average wind speed is 4kmh.

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