July weather forecast and climate
Punta de Cartagena, Colombia

Weather in July

July, the same as June, in Punta de Cartagena, Colombia, is a hot summer month, with average temperature varying between 23.7°C (74.7°F) and 34.9°C (94.8°F).

Temperature

In July, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in June - a still tropical 34.9°C (94.8°F). In Punta de Cartagena, in July, the average low-temperature is 23.7°C (74.7°F).

Heat index

In July, the average heat index is calculated to a blazing hot 52.3°C (126.1°F). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences). Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 37.5°C (99.5°F) to 38.3°C (100.9°F), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

The average relative humidity is 74%.

Rainfall

In July, in Punta de Cartagena, the rain falls for 22.9 days. Throughout July, 120mm (4.72") of precipitation is accumulated. In Punta de Cartagena, during the entire year, the rain falls for 269.3 days and collects up to 1479mm (58.23") of precipitation.

Daylight

Months with the longest days are June and July, with an average of 12.6h of daylight.

Sunshine

With an average of 11h of sunshine, July has the most sunshine of the year in Punta de Cartagena.

UV index

In Punta de Cartagena, the average daily maximum UV index in July is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in July in Punta de Cartagena?

In July, in Punta de Cartagena, the average high-temperature is 34.9°C (94.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.7°C (74.7°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in July is estimated at 52.3°C (126.1°F).

What is the average humidity in July in Punta de Cartagena?

The average relative humidity in July in Punta de Cartagena is 74%.

How many days does it rain in July in Punta de Cartagena?

In Punta de Cartagena, Colombia, during July, the rain falls for 22.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 120mm (4.72") of precipitation.

When are the longest days in Punta de Cartagena?

Months with the longest days in Punta de Cartagena are June and July, with an average of 12.6h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in July in Punta de Cartagena?

In July, the average length of the day in Punta de Cartagena, Colombia, is 12.6h.

What month has the most sunshine in Punta de Cartagena?

The month with the most sunshine is July, with an average of 11h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Punta de Cartagena have in July?

The average sunshine in July in Punta de Cartagena, Colombia, is 11h.

What is the UV index intensity in July in Punta de Cartagena?

In July, the average daily maximum UV index in Punta de Cartagena, Colombia, is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in July
Punta de Cartagena, Colombia

Average temperature in July - Punta de Cartagena, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in July: 34.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (37.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is November (31.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in July: 23.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (24.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (22.4°C).

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Average pressure in July
Punta de Cartagena, Colombia

Average pressure in July - Punta de Cartagena, Colombia
  • Average pressure in July: 1009.1mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are May and September (1009.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1008.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in July
Punta de Cartagena, Colombia

Average wind speed in July - Punta de Cartagena, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in July: 5.1km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February and March (5.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (4.3km/h).

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Average humidity in July
Punta de Cartagena, Colombia

Average humidity in July - Punta de Cartagena, Colombia
  • Average humidity in July: 74%

Months with the highest relative humidity are October and November (85%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (58%).

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Average rainfall in July
Punta de Cartagena, Colombia

Average rainfall in July - Punta de Cartagena, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in July: 120mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (253mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (24mm).

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Average rainfall days in July
Punta de Cartagena, Colombia

Average rainfall days in July - Punta de Cartagena, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in July: 22.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (29 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (10.6 days).

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Average daylight in July /
Average sunshine in July
Punta de Cartagena, Colombia

Average daylight in July / Average sunshine in July - Punta de Cartagena, Colombia
  • Average daylight in July: 12.6h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in July: 11h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7.3h).

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Average sunshine days in July
Punta de Cartagena, Colombia

Average sunshine days in July - Punta de Cartagena, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in July: 7.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (19.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is October (1.1 days).

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Average UV index in July
Punta de Cartagena, Colombia

Average UV index in July - Punta de Cartagena, Colombia
  • Average UV index in July: 7

The month with the highest UV index is February (UV index 8).
The month with the lowest UV index is October (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in July
Punta de Cartagena, Colombia

Average cloud cover in July - Punta de Cartagena, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in July: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 21).

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Average visibility in July
Punta de Cartagena, Colombia

Average visibility in July - Punta de Cartagena, Colombia
  • Average visibility in July: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February and March (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are October and November (7km).

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