Panama weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Panama

The best time to visit in Panama is from January until April, September and December, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Panama is 30°C in January and the lowest is 29°C in June.

Panama has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Panama 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 Panama by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 30 30 30 30 30 29 29 29 29 29 29 29
Precipitation (mm) 30 14 25 101 200 154 194 173 124 176 190 90
Climate data from city: Panama City

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14 day weather forecast Panama

The weather for in Panama will be 30° till 28° 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 Panama is based on the weather conditions in the city of Panama City.

Weather forecast this week

Tuesday 7 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
23°
29° 1.2 mm 30% 2 m/s 1
Wednesday 8 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
23°
29° 3.8 mm 55% 2 m/s 1
Thursday 9 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
23°
29° 3.6 mm 55% 2 m/s 2
Friday 10 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
23°
29° 2.7 mm 45% 2 m/s 2
Saturday 11 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
23°
29° 3.8 mm 55% 2 m/s 2
Sunday 12 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
22°
29° 5.4 mm 65% 2 m/s 2
Monday 13 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
23°
29° 3.3 mm 50% 2 m/s 2

Weather forecast next week

Tuesday 14 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
22°
29° 0.4 mm 15% 2 m/s 2
Wednesday 15 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
22°
29° 0.9 mm 25% 3 m/s 2
Thursday 16 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
22°
29° 0.9 mm 25% 2 m/s 2
Friday 17 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
22°
29° 2.8 mm 50% 2 m/s 2
Saturday 18 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
23°
29° 3.1 mm 50% 2 m/s 2
Sunday 19 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
23°
29° 6.1 mm 65% 2 m/s 2
Monday 20 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
23°
29° 8.6 mm 75% 3 m/s 2

Climate Panama

Panama has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. It is usually (very) warm, humid and rainy all year round. The average annual temperature for Panama is 29° degrees and there is about 1471 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 57 days a year with an average humidity of 84% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Panama

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 30 30 30 30 30 29 29 29 29 29 29 29
Night temp. (°C) 24 24 24 25 25 25 25 24 24 24 24 24
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 30 14 25 101 200 154 194 173 124 176 190 90
Days with rain 14 11 16 23 29 26 28 27 24 26 28 25
Dry days 17 17 15 7 2 4 3 4 6 5 2 6
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 8 8 8 9 9 8 8 8 7 6 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
Climate data from city: Panama City

Panama weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Panama? 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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Frequently asked questions

Where is Panama?

Panama lies in a straight line about 15,256 km from India (New Delhi → Panama City).

How long is the flight to Panama?

The flight time from Indira Gandhi to Panama is approximately 19 h. 10 min.

What are the largest airports in Panama?

These are the largest airports in Panama:

  • Enrique Adolfo Jimenez Airport – Colón
  • Enrique Malek International Airport – David
  • Alonso Valderrama Airport – Chitré
  • Cap Manuel Niño International Airport – Changuinola
  • Marcos A. Gelabert International Airport – Albrook
  • Tocumen International Airport – Tocumen

How many inhabitants are there in Panama?

Panama has approximately 4,098,135 inhabitants.

How big is Panama?

The area of Panama is around 78,201 km². It is 42x smaller than India.

What is the capital of Panama?

The capital of Panama is Panama City.

What is the currency of Panama?

In Panama the US dollar (USD), Panamanian balboa (PAB) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 7 December 2021

  • 1 US dollar = 0.013 Indian rupee
  • 1 Indian rupee = 74.14 US dollar
  • 10 US dollar = 0.135 Indian rupee
  • 10 Indian rupee = 741.44 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 1.35 Indian rupee
  • 100 Indian rupee = 7,414.44 US dollar
  • 1 Panamanian balboa = 0.013 Indian rupee
  • 1 Indian rupee = 74.39 Panamanian balboa
  • 10 Panamanian balboa = 0.134 Indian rupee
  • 10 Indian rupee = 743.87 Panamanian balboa
  • 100 Panamanian balboa = 1.34 Indian rupee
  • 100 Indian rupee = 7,438.74 Panamanian balboa

What is the area code of Panama?

The area code to call Panama is +507.