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Central America Climate

The mountains and plains on the Caribbean side have heavy rain September to February. The mountains and plains on the Pacific side have little rainfall from December to April.

In central and north Mexico the dry season is longer and although there is a wet season the rain usually falls in late afternoon for a short period. The height of the wet season can be very hot and humid. In general altitude determines the temperature.

The best time to visit is in the dry season November to April

When to go

Anguilla Dec - Apr
Antigua & Barbuda Dec - Apr
Bahamas Dec - Apr
Barbados Dec - May
Belize Oct - May
Cuba Nov - Apr
Dominica Republic Jan - May
Grenada Jan - May
Guadaloupe Jan - May
Guatemala Oct - May
Jamaica Dec - Apr
Mexico Oct - May
Nicaragua Dec - May
Panama Jan - Apr

K.Vans-Colina 1992-2002