Colombia
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Colombia

The best time to visit Colombia is in January and February and September, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Colombia is 20°C in January and the lowest is 18°C in April.

Colombia has the oceanic climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Colombia or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average Colombia weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 20 20 19 18 19 18 18 19 20 19 18 19
Precipitation (mm) 79 104 183 173 107 45 39 25 33 157 172 99

Climate data from city: Bogotá




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Colombia weather

The Colombia weather for will be 15° till 19° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

The Colombia weather forecast is based on the weather conditions in the city of Bogotá.

Colombia 14 day weather forecast

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Wednesday
25 may
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19°C
10°C
3.4 mm
65%
2 Bft
SE
3
Thursday
26 may
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18°C
10°C
3.4 mm
65%
2 Bft
SE
3
Friday
27 may
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17°C
11°C
4.8 mm
70%
1 Bft
SE
6
Saturday
28 may
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16°C
10°C
1.4 mm
40%
2 Bft
ESE
5
Sunday
29 may
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17°C
11°C
8.2 mm
80%
2 Bft
SE
11


Climate Colombia

Colombia has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Colombia is 19° degrees and there is about 1216 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 38 days a year with an average humidity of 83% and an UV-index of 4.

Colombia

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 20 20 19 18 19 18 18 19 20 19 18 19
Night temp. (°C) 10 11 11 11 11 10 10 10 10 10 11 10
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 79 104 183 173 107 45 39 25 33 157 172 99
Days with rain 23 25 29 29 27 24 25 18 19 25 28 26
Dry days 8 3 2 1 4 6 6 13 11 6 2 5
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 9 9 10 10 11 12 12 10 8 8 8
Wind force (Bft) 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 1 1 1 1
UV-index 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4

Climate data from city: Bogotá

Colombia weather by month

What is the average Colombia weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Colombia islands

Frequently asked questions

Where is Colombia?

Colombia lies in a straight line about 12,082 km from New Zealand (Wellington → Bogotá).

How long is the flight to Colombia?

The flight time from Auckland Airport to Colombia is approximately 15 h. 20 min.

What are the largest airports in Colombia?

These are the largest airports in Colombia:

  • El Dorado International Airport – Bogotá
  • Enrique Olaya Herrera Airport – Medellín
  • Jose Maria Córdova International Airport – Medellín
  • Alfonso Bonilla Aragon International Airport – Cali
  • Ernesto Cortissoz International Airport – Barranquilla
  • Palonegro Airport – Bucaramanga
  • Rafael Nuñez International Airport – Cartagena
  • Camilo Daza International Airport – Cúcuta
  • Matecaña International Airport – Pereira
  • Simón Bolívar International Airport – Santa Marta

Airports on the well-known islands of Colombia:

How many inhabitants are there in Colombia?

Colombia has approximately 49,830,900 inhabitants.

How big is Colombia?

The area of Colombia is around 1,197,411 km². It is 4,5x bigger than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Colombia?

The capital of Colombia is Bogotá.

What is the currency of Colombia?

In Colombia the Colombian peso (COP) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 25 May 2022

  • 1 New Zealand dollar = 2,523.98 Colombian peso
  • 1 Colombian peso = 0.000 New Zealand dollar
  • 100 New Zealand dollar = 252,397.84 Colombian peso
  • 100 Colombian peso = 0.040 New Zealand dollar

What is the area code of Colombia?

The area code to call Colombia is +57.