In summer, the average maximum temperature in San Salvador climbs to around 33℃ (91℉), but temperatures can sometimes reach as high as 34℃ (93℉) on the hottest days of the year. The coldest it usually gets in winter-time in San Salvador is around 16℃ (61℉). Temperatures can often differ in other locations in El Salvador, so be sure to continue reading if you plan on visiting elsewhere.
If you’re keen to see the sights of El Salvador during the day, the sun stays up the longest around July. To stay dry, avoid travelling to El Salvador in May – It’s the wettest month of the year.Continue reading to find out about when to visit El Salvador, including the climate, seasonal info, FAQs and more for loads of the top places you NEED to explore, as well as all the best tools to help you plan and book your next vacation.
El Salvador seasons
Before you plan your trip, it’s important to know when the seasons are as they may be different to yours depending on where you’re travelling from. El Salvador is in the Northern hemisphere, so the seasons fall on:
|Summer||June to August|
|Autumn/fall||September to November|
|Winter||December to February|
|Spring||March to May|
Best time to visit the top destinations in El Salvador
We’ve put together a breakdown of the average minimum and maximum temperatures by month, as well as the best times to visit for each. To learn more about these destinations including detailed climate breakdowns and much more, click or tap the city/destination name below.
|City||Best time to visit||Jan||Feb||Mar||Apr||May||Jun||Jul||Aug||Sep||Oct||Nov||Dec|