Best time to visit Ecuador
The best time to visit in Ecuador is from January until October and December, when you will have a soft or pleasant temperature and little till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Ecuador is 18°C in August and the lowest is 15°C in March.
Ecuador has the oceanic climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Ecuador 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 weather Ecuador by month
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14 day weather forecast Ecuador
The weather for in Ecuador will be 19° till 20° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.
The weather forecast for Ecuador is based on the weather conditions in the city of Quito.
Weather forecast this week
|Sunday 24 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|12.3 mm||90%||1 m/s||10|
|Monday 25 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|10.5 mm||90%||1 m/s||10|
|Tuesday 26 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|14.2 mm||95%||1 m/s||9|
|Wednesday 27 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|10.1 mm||90%||1 m/s||4|
|Thursday 28 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|5.0 mm||85%||1 m/s||3|
|Friday 29 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|14.9 mm||95%||2 m/s||5|
|Saturday 30 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|13.5 mm||95%||1 m/s||4|
Weather forecast next week
|Sunday 31 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|15.1 mm||95%||1 m/s||7|
|Monday 1 Nov||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|4.5 mm||80%||1 m/s||5|
|Tuesday 2 Nov||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|1.4 mm||60%||2 m/s||3|
|Wednesday 3 Nov||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|0.1 mm||10%||2 m/s||5|
|Thursday 4 Nov||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|0.3 mm||25%||2 m/s||5|
|Friday 5 Nov||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|0.6 mm||35%||2 m/s||9|
|Saturday 6 Nov||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|3.1 mm||50%||1 m/s||3|
Ecuador has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Ecuador is 16° degrees and there is about 1626 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 28 days a year with an average humidity of 86% and an UV-index of 4.
Climate table of Ecuador
|Day temp. (°C)||16||16||15||15||16||16||17||18||18||16||16||16|
|Night temp. (°C)||9||9||9||8||8||7||7||7||8||9||9||9|
|Days with rain||25||22||27||27||28||25||23||25||26||30||29||29|
|Sun hours per day||6||5||5||5||6||7||8||9||8||8||7||5|
|Wind force (Bft)||1||1||1||1||1||2||2||2||2||1||1||1|
Ecuador weather by month
What is the average weather like in a given month for Ecuador? 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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Popular places in Ecuador
- Lago Agrio
- Hacienda Ajigual
- San José de Tucusu
- San Agustín de Callo
- Isla de La Plata
- San Rafael
- San José de Saloya
- Puerto López
- Las Guabas
- Santa Elena
- San Mateo
- Potrero de la Virgen
- San Vicente
- San Lorenzo de Esmeraldas
- San Gabriel
- Santa Cruz
- Puerto Baquerizo Moreno
- Puerto Villamil
Frequently asked questions
Where is Ecuador?
Ecuador lies in a straight line about 11,282 km from New Zealand (Wellington → Quito).
How long is the flight to Ecuador?
The flight time from Auckland Airport to Ecuador is approximately 14 h. 20 min.
What are the largest airports in Ecuador?
These are the largest airports in Ecuador:
- José Joaquín de Olmedo International Airport – Guayaquil
- Mariscal Sucre International Airport – Quito
- Mariscal Lamar Airport – Cuenca
- Eloy Alfaro International Airport – Manta
- Cotopaxi International Airport – Latacunga
- Teniente Coronel Luis a Mantilla Airport – Tulcán
- Coronel E Carvajal Airport – Macas
- Santa Rosa International Airport – Santa Rosa
How many inhabitants are there in Ecuador?
Ecuador has approximately 17,022,100 inhabitants.
How big is Ecuador?
The area of Ecuador is around 283,560 km². It is 1,5x bigger than New Zealand.
What is the capital of Ecuador?
The capital of Ecuador is Quito.
What is the currency of Ecuador?
In Ecuador the US dollar (USD) is used to pay.
Exchange rates on 24 October 2021
- 1 US dollar = 0.69 New Zealand dollar
- 1 New Zealand dollar = 1.45 US dollar
- 10 US dollar = 6.92 New Zealand dollar
- 10 New Zealand dollar = 14.46 US dollar
- 100 US dollar = 69.15 New Zealand dollar
- 100 New Zealand dollar = 144.61 US dollar
What is the area code of Ecuador?
The area code to call Ecuador is +593.