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Best time to visit Tijuana, Mexico

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The best time to visit Tijuana is January-March

Based on a number of criteria such as the weather conditions, cost of flights and hotels, peak travel seasons and much more, January-March is the best time to go to Tijuana.

In summer, temperatures can reach as high as 29℃ (84℉) in the middle of the day. The average low temperatures in winter float around 10℃ (50℉), while the coldest it gets down to is about 7℃ (44℉).

If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Tijuana, or you’re just afraid of the dark, the days in July are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset. February sees the most amount of rain in a month if you’re ok with chancing getting drenched, so if you’re looking to stay dry, visit in June instead.

Continue reading to find out loads more about when to travel to Tijuana, then use the handy tools below to search for the best flight and hotel options that are right for you.

Warmest month

August

Least rainfall

June

Most daylight

July

Tijuana seasons

Before you continue, it’s important to know when the seasons are in Tijuana as they might be different to yours depending on where in the world you’re travelling from. Tijuana is in the Northern Hemisphere, so the seasons fall during these months:

SeasonMonths
Summer June to August
Autumn/fall September to November
Winter December to February
Spring March to May

Average temperatures in Tijuana

If the temperature is a big factor for you to help you decide when to visit, the chart below shows the average minimum and maximum temperatures in Tijuana for each month side-by-side so you can easily see the difference in weather throughout the year. To see the temperatures in both Celsius (°C) and Fahrenheit (°F), hover or tap the shaded boxes on the graph.

Tijuana climate by month

If you already have a rough idea about which months you might want to travel, the section below shows a detailed breakdown of the climate in Tijuana for each month so you can see if it all suits your wants and needs. Scroll down, or use the quick menu below to jump to your preferred month.

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OCT
NOV
DEC

Tijuana in January

  • Average temperature: 14℃ (57℉)
  • Average high temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average low temperature: 11℃ (51℉)
  • Average humidity: 56%
  • Average sunny days: 25 days
  • Average rainfall: 28mm (1") over 5 days
25 days
of pure sunshine
5 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Tijuana in January, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Tijuana in February

  • Average temperature: 14℃ (57℉)
  • Average high temperature: 18℃ (65℉)
  • Average low temperature: 10℃ (50℉)
  • Average humidity: 61%
  • Average sunny days: 21 days
  • Average rainfall: 44mm (2") over 7 days
21 days
of pure sunshine
7 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Tijuana in February, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Tijuana in March

  • Average temperature: 15℃ (58℉)
  • Average high temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average low temperature: 11℃ (51℉)
  • Average humidity: 64%
  • Average sunny days: 23 days
  • Average rainfall: 24mm (1") over 8 days
23 days
of pure sunshine
8 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Tijuana in March, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Tijuana in April

  • Average temperature: 16℃ (60℉)
  • Average high temperature: 20℃ (68℉)
  • Average low temperature: 12℃ (53℉)
  • Average humidity: 65%
  • Average sunny days: 23 days
  • Average rainfall: 14mm (1") over 6 days
23 days
of pure sunshine
6 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Tijuana in April, make sure you pack a coat or jumper for the evenings and some light clothes for the daytime.


Tijuana in May

  • Average temperature: 17℃ (63℉)
  • Average high temperature: 21℃ (70℉)
  • Average low temperature: 13℃ (56℉)
  • Average humidity: 68%
  • Average sunny days: 24 days
  • Average rainfall: 11mm (0") over 5 days
24 days
of pure sunshine
5 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Tijuana in May, make sure you pack a light jumper or hoodie for the evenings and some light clothes for the daytime.


Tijuana in June

  • Average temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average high temperature: 23℃ (74℉)
  • Average low temperature: 15℃ (59℉)
  • Average humidity: 68%
  • Average sunny days: 28 days
  • Average rainfall: 2mm (0") over 2 days
28 days
of pure sunshine
2 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Tijuana in June, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Tijuana in July

  • Average temperature: 22℃ (71℉)
  • Average high temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average low temperature: 18℃ (65℉)
  • Average humidity: 66%
  • Average sunny days: 23 days
  • Average rainfall: 9mm (0") over 5 days
23 days
of pure sunshine
5 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Tijuana in July, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Tijuana in August

  • Average temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average low temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average humidity: 64%
  • Average sunny days: 25 days
  • Average rainfall: 9mm (0") over 3 days
25 days
of pure sunshine
3 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Tijuana in August, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Tijuana in September

  • Average temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average low temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average humidity: 62%
  • Average sunny days: 25 days
  • Average rainfall: 8mm (0") over 4 days
25 days
of pure sunshine
4 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Tijuana in September, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.

Tijuana in October

  • Average temperature: 20℃ (68℉)
  • Average high temperature: 24℃ (76℉)
  • Average low temperature: 16℃ (61℉)
  • Average humidity: 60%
  • Average sunny days: 26 days
  • Average rainfall: 5mm (0") over 3 days
26 days
of pure sunshine
3 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Tijuana in October, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Tijuana in November

  • Average temperature: 17℃ (62℉)
  • Average high temperature: 21℃ (70℉)
  • Average low temperature: 13℃ (56℉)
  • Average humidity: 55%
  • Average sunny days: 25 days
  • Average rainfall: 23mm (1") over 4 days
25 days
of pure sunshine
4 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Tijuana in November, make sure you pack a light jumper or hoodie for the evenings and some light clothes for the daytime.


Tijuana in December

  • Average temperature: 14℃ (56℉)
  • Average high temperature: 18℃ (64℉)
  • Average low temperature: 10℃ (51℉)
  • Average humidity: 59%
  • Average sunny days: 24 days
  • Average rainfall: 38mm (2") over 6 days
24 days
of pure sunshine
6 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Tijuana in December, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Top FAQs

The hottest month of the year in Tijuana is usually August, where temperatures tend to rise to around 27℃ (81℉) in the middle of the day or early afternoon.
The month with the least amount of rain in Tijuana is generally around June. The dry season often coincides with cooler weather, so you should check the temperatures in June first to make sure it’s still a good time to go.
The rainiest time of year in Tijuana is generally around February, although the wetter season can sometimes extend a few months either side of February too.
If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Tijuana, or if you're just afraid of the dark, the days in July are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset.

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