Annual average weather for Panama

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Annual Average Weather for Panama

The annual average maximum daily temperature is 30.6°C (87.0°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The annual average water temperature is typically 25.0°C (76.9°F) which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods. Annually there are on average 10.0 days of rain per month and 5.6 hours of sun per day.

When is the best time to visit Panama?

The best months to visit Panama are January, February, March, April, for the best beach weather, the most sunshine and optimal sunbathing and swimming conditions with the least chance of rain.

The sea is best for swimming between December and May when the sea temperature is above the average 25°C (77°F) which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Can you sunbathe in Panama year round?

Yes, you can sunbathe in Panama all year round.

The coolest month in Panama is December when the average maximum temperature is 30°C (86°F), average temperature is 27°C (80°F) and average minimum temperature is 24°C (75°F).

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Can you swim in Panama year round?

Yes, you can swim in Panama all year round.

The warmest sea water temperatures in Panama are found in February when they peak at 27°C (81°F) and lowest in August when they dip to 23°C (73°F).

The sea temperature is above average for swimming between December and May when the sea temperature is above 25°C (77°F) which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

For perfect swimming and lounging all day, try the months from December to April when the sea temperature is above 26°C (79°F)

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When is the hottest month in Panama?

The hottest month in Panama is April when the average maximum temperature is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days 31°C (88°F), average temperature is 28°C (82°F) and average minimum temperature is 25°C (76°F).

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When is the coldest month in Panama?

The coolest month in Panama is December when the average maximum temperature is 30°C (86°F), average temperature is 27°C (80°F) and average minimum temperature is 24°C (75°F).

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When is the sunniest month in Panama?

The sunniest days in Panama are in February which has the most hours of sunshine per day. In February the sunshine percentage is 66.7% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.9hrs making the days quite long and bright.

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When is the least sunny month in Panama?

June has the least sunshine. In June the sunshine percentage is 34% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 4.3 hours of sunshine per day.

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When is the driest month in Panama?

The driest month in Panama is February with 0.1cm (0.0inches) of rain and the least days of rain with 4.9 days with some rain, a very dry time to visit the beach.

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When is the wettest month in Panama?

The wettest month in Panama is April with 0.7cm (0.3inches) of rain and November has the most days of rain with 13.7 days with some rain, a pretty wet time to visit the beach.

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When is the sea the coldest in Panama?

The coldest sea water temperatures in Panama are found in August when they dip to 23°C (73°F) which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

More info about the annual sea temperatures.

When is the sea the warmest in Panama?

The warmest sea water temperatures in Panama are found in February when they peak at 27°C (81°F) which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

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When is the most humid month in Panama?

The most humid month in Panama is July with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 25°C (77°F) which is very uncomfortable and fairly oppressive unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning.

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When is the least humid month in Panama?

The least humid month in Panama is February with a dew point of 23°C (74°F) which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan.

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When is the windiest month in Panama?

The most windy month in Panama is February when the average maximum windspeed is 21KM/H (13MPH) and the average wind speed is 8KM/H (5MPH).

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Annual Temperature for Panama

The hottest month in Panama is April when the average maximum temperature is 31°C (88°F), average temperature is 28°C (82°F) and average minimum temperature is 25°C (76°F).

The coolest month in Panama is December when the average maximum temperature is 30°C (30°F), average temperature is 27°C (80°F) and average minimum temperature is 24°C (75°F).

Annual Sunshine for Panama

The longest days in Panama are in June, with an average of 12.7 hours of daylight per day. January has the shortest days with an average of 11.6 hours of daylight per day.

The sunniest days in Panama are in February which has the most hours of sunshine per day. The sunshine percentage is 66.7% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.9hrs making the days quite long and bright.

June has the least sunshine. The sunshine percentage is 34% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 4.3 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index is the highest in March when it reaches 14.9 and lowest in December when it reaches 10.6.

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 Panama

The warmest sea water temperatures in Panama are found in February when they peak at 27°C (81°F) and lowest in August when they dip to 23°C (73°F).

The sea is best for swimming between December and May when the temperature is above 25°C (77°F) which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Annual Rainfall for Panama

The wettest month in Panama is April with 0.7cm (0.3inches) of rain and November has the most days of rain with 13.7 days with some rain, a pretty wet time to visit the beach.

The driest month in Panama is February with 0.1cm (0.0inches) of rain and the least days of rain with 4.9 days with some rain, a very dry time to visit the beach.

Annual Humidity for Panama

The most humid month in Panama is July with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 25°C (77°F) 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 Panama is February with a dew point of 23°C (74°F) which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan.

Annual Wind Speed for Panama

The most windy month in Panama is February when the average maximum windspeed is 21KM/H (13MPH) and the average wind speed is 8KM/H (5MPH).

The least windy month in Panama is June when the average maximum windspeed is 15KM/H (9MPH) and the average wind speed is 5KM/H (3MPH).

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