Puerto Vallarta is a tropical paradise with a warm and humid climate throughout the year. On average, September is the wettest month with 372.0 mm (14.65 inches) of precipitation. The rainy season of the year lasts 9.0 months, from May 18 to February 20, with a 31-day sliding rain of at least 0.5 inches. The rainiest month in Puerto Vallarta is August, with an average rainfall of 9.9 inches and 28.03 days of rain.
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (0.67 days). Even in the rainy season, rain normally falls in short gusts, most of the time at night, and most days are hot and dry. The clearest month of the year in Puerto Vallarta is May, with 65% of the time being clear, mostly clear or partly cloudy. The month of the year in Puerto Vallarta with the warmest waters is August, with an average temperature of 86° F.
The warmer water time of year lasts 4.1 months, from June 30 to November 3, with an average temperature above 84° F. The windiest month of the year in Puerto Vallarta is April, with an average hourly wind speed of 6.8 miles per hour. The best time of year to visit Puerto Vallarta for warm-weather activities is from late April to early June, with a maximum score in the third week of May. The hot season lasts 4.5 months, from June 9 to October 26, with an average daily high temperature above 88° F.
Traveling to Puerto Vallarta during the rainy season is also the best option for those looking for travel deals. Buy a pair of Maui Jim sunglasses and some sunscreen before going down and enjoy all that this tropical paradise has to offer!.