Belize weather

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Below are the temperatures expected today at popular destinations in Belize. Select a destination to compare today's forecast with average weather conditions.

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The weather guide for Belize (Belize City) shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia) & today's weather forecast provided by meteoblue. Find out more about our data sources.

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When is the best time to go to Belize?

The best time to go to Belize (Belize City) is February based on the following average weather conditions.

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Max Day Temperature (°C)

  • 27°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Belize (Belize City)27
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  • 28°C maximum daytime temperature in February in Belize (Belize City)28
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  • 29°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Belize (Belize City)29
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  • 30°C maximum daytime temperature in April in Belize (Belize City)30
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  • 31°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Belize (Belize City)31
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  • 31°C maximum daytime temperature in June in Belize (Belize City)31
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  • 31°C maximum daytime temperature in July in Belize (Belize City)31
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  • 31°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Belize (Belize City)31
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  • 31°C maximum daytime temperature in September in Belize (Belize City)31
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  • 30°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Belize (Belize City)30
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  • 28°C maximum daytime temperature in November in Belize (Belize City)28
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  • 27°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Belize (Belize City)27
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Belize weather overview

One of the smaller countries of Central America, Belize has the Maya mountains in its southwest and a long, low-lying coastline fringing the Caribbean.

June to December is the rainiest time and downpours can be torrential, especially if hurricanes and tropical storms hit town. There is the likelihood of coastal rain at any time of the year.

The weather is very hot and humid all year although, on the coast, the stickiness is often dissipated by strong winds from the Caribbean. The best time to visit is during the drier season which stretches from January to April.

What to pack for Belize weather

Take light clothes and a light raincoat.

More about Belize

Which is the hottest month in Belize?

The hottest time of year in Belize City, Belize is normally June. Expect maximum daytime temperatures to reach 31°C with very high heat and humidity.

Which month has the most rain in Belize?

In terms of rainfall, October is usually the wettest month in Belize City, Belize with 286mm on average. There are normally 17 days in October with some rain.

When is it sunniest in Belize?

The sunniest time of year in Belize City, Belize is normally April with bright sunshine on average for 66% of daylight hours; that's 8 hours of sunshine per day.

When is the sea warmest in Belize?

The sea is usually at its warmest in Belize City, Belize in September when the water temperature reaches 29°C.

What is the flight time to Belize from the UK?

The flight time to Belize from the UK is typically 20 hours.

What is the time difference between Belize and the UK?

The time difference between Belize and the UK is GMT-6 hours.

What is the main language spoken in Belize?

The main language spoken in Belize is English.

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What is the currency in Belize?

The currency in Belize is the Belize Dollar (BZD).

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Which plugs are used in Belize?

Belize uses electrical plug type A + B + G (110 or 220 Volts).

Which side of the road do they drive on in Belize?

They drive on the right side of the road in Belize.

Compare Belize weather with the USA

Below the Belize weather chart shows average maximum daytime temperature for Belize (Belize City) and the USA (Washington).

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