Climate and monthly weather forecast
Moyobamba, Peru


The climate of Moyobamba

Situated in Peru, Moyobamba has a tropical rainforest climate, categorised as 'Af' in the Köppen climate classification. This climate type is characterized by high temperatures and significant rainfall throughout the year.

Consistently high humidity levels, from 73% to 84%, make the air constantly moist, contributing to the lush vegetation typical for any rainforest environs. Subject to relatively stable monthly average temperatures, Moyobamba experiences minimal variation across the year. These temperatures peak in October at 28.7°C (83.7°F) and reach their lowest in June at 26.8°C (80.2°F). Night-time temperatures, while cooler, tend to remain mild, fluctuating from 15°C (59°F) to 18.2°C (64.8°F), demonstrating the absence of cold nights in the tropical region.

While the rainforest climate involves heavy rainfall, seasons vary in terms of the amount received. Generally, considerable rainfall is prevalent throughout the year, apart from a momentary recession during the mid-year period from June to August, with the lowest at 50mm (1.97") in August. The highest precipitation is recorded in March and November, with both months receiving an equal amount of 112mm (4.41").

Sunshine hours indicate a slight shift across different months, with the least sunshine experienced from January to March, averaging around 6.6 to 7 hours a day. Moving into the brighter months, the sunshine duration extends from 7.5 hours in June to 9.5 hours in November. Even though Moyobamba sees a considerable amount of cloud cover, around 36% to 58%, it enjoys a fair share of clear skies and sunshine throughout the year.

The best time to visit Moyobamba

Considering the weather parameters, the period between June and August would be an ideal time to visit Moyobamba. During these months, average daytime temperatures are comfortably warm, ranging from 26.8°C (80.2°F) to 27.4°C (81.3°F), and night-time temperatures do not fall below 15°C (59°F), ensuring a pleasant atmosphere for outdoor activities. With reduced rainfall, at below 70mm (2.76"), and a dip in the relative humidity levels, these months present relatively drier conditions compared to the rest of the year.

The worst time to visit Moyobamba

The months from March to November experience the highest rainfall, reaching up to 112mm (4.41"), and are accompanied by fewer sunshine hours and increased cloud cover. This could limit outdoor activities due to frequent rainy spells. Furthermore, the high humidity levels during these months might cause discomfort, especially for those not accustomed to a tropical climate.

Spring weather in Moyobamba

In Moyobamba, the spring months from September to November are warming, with daytime temperatures ranging from 28.3°C (82.9°F) to 28.6°C (83.5°F). The rain starts to approach its annual peak level during this season, particularly in November when an average rainfall of 112mm (4.41") is recorded. Even though rainy days are more frequent, the sunlight hours remain ample, ranging from 9.2 to 9.5 hours daily.

Summer weather in Moyobamba

Summer, which spans from December to February, presents temperatures from a high of 27.1°C (80.8°F) to a low of 17.9°C (64.2°F). This season carries the combined attributes of prevalent rainfall, high cloud cover, and reduced sunshine hours. Though these months see a rise in humidity, the rainfall slightly reduces from its peak, and the amount of daily sunshine is still sufficient for various activities.

Autumn weather in Moyobamba

Autumn, from March to May, is marked by decreasing temperatures with highs beginning at 28.4°C (83.1°F) in March and lowering to 27.2°C (81°F) by May. The relative humidity is consistently high, and rainfall peaks in March at 112mm (4.41") before steadily lessening in the subsequent months. Despite these changes, the city sees good visibility throughout the season, usually 7km (4.3mi) to 8km (5mi).

Winter weather in Moyobamba

The winter months of June to August are relatively cooler and drier. The daytime temperature dips to a yearly low of 26.8°C (80.2°F) in June, while during the night, the temperature hovers from 15°C (59°F) to 16.7°C (62.1°F). With a decrease in precipitation and an increase in sunshine duration, this season presents a slightly more comfortable environment for outdoor exploration.

Weather in January

January in Moyobamba, Peru, marks the beginning of the new year with moist conditions and an ample amount of rainfall. The weather shows consistency in temperature ranges, staying relatively steady when compared to December. Humidity levels rise to 81% during January, offering a saturated atmosphere. Weather in January »

Weather in February

As the year moves into February, the weather conditions in Moyobamba, Peru, maintain a similar pattern to January. The rain continues to pour down, contributing to the lush and green landscape. The relative humidity levels increase slightly to an average of 83% creating steamy conditions. Weather in February »

Weather in March

March experiences a slight increase in rainfall along with a marginal increase in average low temperatures. Compared to February, the morning lows rise from 17.9°C (64.2°F) to 17.7°C (63.9°F). As autumn approaches, Moyobamba, Peru, becomes slightly cooler. Weather in March »

Weather in April

April in Moyobamba, Peru, witnesses a slight drop in both high and low temperatures, as compared to March. Average rainfall drops to 98mm (3.86"), providing a breather from the heavy showers of March. A subtle dip in wind speed adds to the overall calm environment. Weather in April »

Weather in May

The transition from April to May introduces a noticeable drop in precipitation. Compared to April, May receives 27mm (1.06") less rainfall thereby reducing to 71mm (2.8"). The weather continues the trend of consistent temperatures, staying relatively warm with a cooler undercurrent. Weather in May »

Weather in June

June in Moyobamba, Peru, exhibits a clear decline in rainfall as winter approaches. The overall weather conditions are warmer compared to most coastal cities. Sunshine tends to dominate the scene for longer periods in the day, offering bright, sunny days. Weather in June »

Weather in July

With the onset of July, Moyobamba, Peru, experiences significantly less rainfall. The high levels of humidity decrease, signaling the transition into the drier season. The coldest month of the year in Moyobamba, July sees a drop in both high and low average temperatures. Weather in July »

Weather in August

August in Moyobamba, Peru, demonstrates a slight increase in warmth, shifting to higher temperatures with average highs rising to 28.3°C (82.9°F). The relative humidity continues to drop, offering relief from the previously moist conditions. Weather in August »

Weather in September

September signals a turning point in Moyobamba's weather pattern with a stark increase in rainfall. The weather continues to be warm, with average temperatures remaining consistent. Despite higher rainfall, the relative humidity remains fairly steady. Weather in September »

Weather in October

October is a notable month in Moyobamba, Peru, characterized by heavy rainfall. Despite the increase in rainfall, temperatures remain warm and inviting. The average daily sunshine hours peak at 9.4 hours, providing ample sunlight. Weather in October »

Weather in November

November in Moyobamba, Peru, maintains a consistent trend with October, displaying high levels of rainfall. November sets the atmosphere with longer daylight hours and a maximum average UV index of 6.0. The city welcomes the start of summer with warm temperatures and lush green landscapes. Weather in November »

Weather in December

December closes the year with weather conditions similar to November. Heavy precipitation characterizes the season coupled with warm, summer-like temperatures. The averaged pressure is 1011.1mb, profiling the typical weather pattern. Weather in December »

Frequently asked questions

How many days does it rain in Moyobamba?

In Moyobamba, Peru, during the entire year, the rain falls for 263.2 days and collects up to 1042mm (41.02") of precipitation.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Moyobamba?

January through May, July through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Moyobamba, Peru.

What month is the coldest in Moyobamba?

The temperature hits its lowest levels in February and July, recording an average high-temperature of 26.8°C (80.2°F).

What is the most humid month in Moyobamba?

March is the most humid month, with an average relative humidity of 84%.

What is the rainiest month in Moyobamba?

The wettest months are March, October and November, with an average 112mm (4.41") of rainfall.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Moyobamba?

May has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 6.5h of sunshine.

What is the month with the shortest days in Moyobamba?

June has the shortest days of the year in Moyobamba, Peru, with an average of 11h and 48min of daylight.

When is the lowest UV index in Moyobamba?

June is the month with the lowest UV index, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

What are the least humid months in Moyobamba?

The months with the lowest humidity in Moyobamba are August and September, with an average relative humidity of 73%.

What is the driest month in Moyobamba?

August is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 16.3 days and accumulates 50mm (1.97") of precipitation.

What part of the year is the hottest in Moyobamba?

With an average high-temperature of 28.7°C (83.7°F) and an average low-temperature of 16.6°C (61.9°F), September is the warmest month in Moyobamba, Peru.

What month has the most sunshine in Moyobamba?

With an average of 9.5h of sunshine, November has the most sunshine of the year in Moyobamba.

When are the longest days in Moyobamba?

December has the longest days of the year in Moyobamba, Peru, with an average of 12h and 30min of daylight.

Is there Daylight Saving Time (DST) in Moyobamba?

Moyobamba does not observe Daylight Saving Time (DST). -05 timezone is used over the entire year.

Average temperature
Moyobamba, Peru

Average temperature - Moyobamba, Peru

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is September (28.7°C).
The months with the lowest average high temperature are February and July (26.8°C).

The month with the highest average low temperature is November (18.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (15°C).


Average pressure
Moyobamba, Peru

Average pressure - Moyobamba, Peru

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1015.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1010mbar).


Average wind speed
Moyobamba, Peru

Average wind speed - Moyobamba, Peru

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (5km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (4km/h).


Average humidity
Moyobamba, Peru

Average humidity - Moyobamba, Peru

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (84%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are August and September (73%).


Average rainfall
Moyobamba, Peru

Average rainfall - Moyobamba, Peru

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are March, October and November (112mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (50mm).


Average rainfall days
Moyobamba, Peru

Average rainfall days - Moyobamba, Peru

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (26.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (16.3 days).


Average daylight / Average sunshine
Moyobamba, Peru

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Moyobamba, Peru

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12h and 30min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h and 48min).

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 9h and 30min).
The month with the least sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 6h and 30min).


Average sunshine days
Moyobamba, Peru

Average sunshine days - Moyobamba, Peru

The month with the most sunshine days is August (12.8 days).
The months with the least sunshine days are February and March (3.5 days).


Average UV index
Moyobamba, Peru

Average UV index - Moyobamba, Peru

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is June (UV index 5).


Average visibility
Moyobamba, Peru

Average visibility - Moyobamba, Peru

The months with the highest visibility are January, August, September, October, November and December (8km).
The months with the lowest visibility are February, March, April, May, June and July (7km).


Moyobamba, Peru

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