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Santa Elena Climate & Temperature

  • Santa Elena, Venezuela is at 4°36'N, 61°7'W, 907 m (2976 ft). See map.
  • Santa Elena has a tropical monsoonal climate (Köppen-Geiger classification: Am) with a dry season and a heavy monsoon the rest of year, no cold season.
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Santa Elena is situated in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean annual temperature is 21.4 degrees Celsius (70.5 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 1.5 °C (2.7°F). This indicates that the continentality type is hyperoceanic, subtype extremely hyperoceanic. Santa Elena Climate Graph
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 1694 mm (66.7 inches) which is equivalent to 1694 Litres/m² (41.55 Gallons/ft²).
  • On average there are 2321 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Santa Elena you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Tambora, Sumbawa, Indonesia where you would find a Tropical wet climate (Subtropical wet forest biome).

Santa Elena Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) 29 (83) 29 (84) 29 (85) 29 (83) 28 (82) 27 (80) 27 (80) 27 (81) 28 (82) 29 (84) 29 (83) 28 (83) 28 (83)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) 21 (71) 22 (71) 22 (72) 22 (71) 22 (71) 21 (70) 21 (69) 21 (70) 21 (70) 22 (71) 22 (71) 21 (70) 21 (70)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) 16 (62) 17 (62) 17 (62) 17 (63) 18 (64) 17 (63) 17 (62) 17 (62) 16 (61) 16 (60) 16 (61) 16 (61) 17 (62)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 68 (3) 57 (2) 87 (3) 165 (6) 214 (8) 254 (10) 229 (9) 186 (7) 113 (4) 122 (5) 114 (4) 85 (3) 1694 (67)
Number of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day %) 13 (42) 11 (39) 12 (39) 15 (50) 24 (77) 27 (90) 26 (84) 24 (77) 16 (53) 14 (45) 16 (53) 16 (52) 214 (58)
Average Sunlight Hours/ Day 6h 23' 6h 52' 6h 30' 6h 06' 5h 09' 4h 42' 5h 32' 6h 07' 8h 00' 7h 46' 6h 52' 6h 15' 6h 21'
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 11h 52' 11h 58' 12h 05' 12h 13' 12h 19' 12h 22' 12h 21' 12h 15' 12h 08' 12h 00' 11h 54' 11h 51' 12h 00'
Percentage of Sunny (Cloudy) Daylight Hours 54 (46) 58 (42) 54 (46) 50 (50) 42 (58) 38 (62) 45 (55) 50 (50) 67 (33) 65 (35) 58 (42) 53 (47) 53 (47)
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°). 65.4 74.6 85.4 82.6 74.3 71.2 74.1 82.6 85.6 74.1 65.2 62 74.8

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