Bolivia weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Bolivia

The best time to visit in Bolivia is from January until December, when you will have a soft or pleasant temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Bolivia is 20°C in October and the lowest is 17°C in May.

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 18 18 18 18 17 17 17 18 19 20 20 19
Precipitation (mm) 93 76 68 29 12 5 5 7 16 48 65 85
Climate data from city: Sucre

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14 day weather forecast Bolivia

The weather for in Bolivia will be 18° till 21° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

The weather forecast for Bolivia is based on the weather conditions in the city of Sucre.

Weather forecast this week

Monday 6 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
13°
11°
18.4 mm 95% 1 m/s 1
Tuesday 7 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
18°
11°
2.3 mm 70% 3 m/s 1
Wednesday 8 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
17°
12°
22.3 mm 95% 2 m/s 1
Thursday 9 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
13°
11°
33.1 mm 95% 1 m/s 1
Friday 10 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
19°
11°
2.4 mm 70% 2 m/s 3
Saturday 11 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
12°
8.6 mm 75% 3 m/s 3
Sunday 12 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
14°
13.9 mm 95% 3 m/s 3

Weather forecast next week

Monday 13 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
19°
13°
5.4 mm 85% 2 m/s 3
Tuesday 14 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
13°
8.6 mm 90% 3 m/s 3
Wednesday 15 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
15°
12°
17.9 mm 95% 1 m/s 3
Thursday 16 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
12°
0.1 mm 10% 2 m/s 3
Friday 17 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
16°
14°
8.9 mm 90% 2 m/s 3
Saturday 18 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
18°
13°
14.5 mm 95% 2 m/s 3
Sunday 19 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
14°
12.6 mm 80% 3 m/s 3

Climate Bolivia

Bolivia has the tropical monsoon climate prevailing. You have high temperatures and a lot of rainfall throughout the year. The average annual temperature for Bolivia is 18° degrees and there is about 509 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 149 days a year with an average humidity of 66% and an UV-index of 4.

Climate table of Bolivia

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 18 18 18 18 17 17 17 18 19 20 20 19
Night temp. (°C) 11 11 10 9 7 6 6 7 9 11 11 12
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 93 76 68 29 12 5 5 7 16 48 65 85
Days with rain 24 22 22 16 9 5 5 6 10 19 21 24
Dry days 7 6 9 14 22 25 26 25 20 12 9 7
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 10 9 8 9 7 7 8 10 10 11 12 11
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 4 5
Climate data from city: Sucre

Bolivia weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Bolivia? 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 Bolivia?

Bolivia lies in a straight line about 8,284 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Sucre).

How long is the flight to Bolivia?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Bolivia is approximately 11 h. 30 min.

What are the largest airports in Bolivia?

These are the largest airports in Bolivia:

How many inhabitants are there in Bolivia?

Bolivia has approximately 11,145,770 inhabitants.

How big is Bolivia?

The area of Bolivia is around 1,098,580 km². It is slightly smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Bolivia?

The capital of Bolivia is Sucre.

What is the currency of Bolivia?

In Bolivia the Boliviano (BOB) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 6 December 2021

  • 1 Boliviano = 0.45 South African rand
  • 1 South African rand = 2.25 Boliviano
  • 10 Boliviano = 4.46 South African rand
  • 10 South African rand = 22.45 Boliviano
  • 100 Boliviano = 44.56 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 224.50 Boliviano

What is the area code of Bolivia?

The area code to call Bolivia is +591.