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Panama Monthly Weather Averages: Rain, Temperatures

Panama City Monthly Weather
MonthAvg MinAvg MaxRain InchesRain Days
Jan659213
Feb659401
Mar659511
Apr679635
May7094915
Jun7093916
Jul7093714
Aug7093915
Sep70911017
Oct69911320
Nov69911016
Dec679248

Panama’s monthly weather has average daytime temperatures in the low 80s Fahrenheit. Rainfall ranges from one inch during the dry season to more than 13 inches during the rainy season.

Panama climate is warm and wet. In fact, it is one of the warmest and wettest countries in Central America with access to the Caribbean.

It is especially true for Boca del Toro, which is one of the most popular destinations on the Caribbean side of the country.

It is located on Isla Colon, the fourth largest island in the country and the location of some of the best beaches.

Panama City is a major destination on the Pacific side. The actual cruise ports located near Panama City are Fuerte Amador and Balboa.

Temperatures

Boca del Toro stays warm all year with average high temperatures nearing 90 degrees Fahrenheit.

Panama City averages more than 90 degrees Fahrenheit every month of the year except for January.

Rainfall

Bocas del Toro Monthly Weather
MonthAvg MinAvg MaxRain InchesRain Days
Jan6987517
Feb68871015
Mar6988315
Apr71891515
May7289717
Jun72901018
Jul71891721
Aug71891718
Sep72891216
Oct7289616
Nov71891117
Dec69882220

Rainfall is heavy in Boca del Toro every month except for January and March.

Rainfall is moderate in Panama City from January through March, which makes it an excellent time to cruise or vacation there.

Panama has its share of mountains, which tend to receive higher rainfall than the coasts.

Also note that rain is especially intense in the fall during the peak months of the annual Caribbean hurricane season.

• Panama weather in January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December

Scott S. Bateman is a professional journalist who has traveled widely throughout the Caribbean and the Americas. He is the author of four books about cruising in the Caribbean, Alaska and Mexican Riviera.
November 08, 2021

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