La Paz has a desert climate with generally little rainfall and a year around average temperature of between 63 and 86 °F. More than 50% of the annual rainfall occurs during September and October, the “active” hurricane season.

Average Temperatures by Month


Average Rainfall by Month

There are a number of weather-related resources available online, including sites to monitor during hurricane season. We recommend these:

Baja Insider Weather Reports by local resident Thomas Zyber
eebMike  is a favorite with many long-time residents
Baja Weather Channel also provides road & highway conditions
NOAA NWS National Hurricane Center provides regular bulletins and alerts when storms threaten. Note: La Paz in is the Eastern Pacific Basin.

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