When to Visit

Blog posts about months to visit the Galapagos Islands

April 6, 2018

The Galapagos in January | Best time to Visit the Galapagos

  Galapagos in January: At a glance Air temperature: 22-31°C / 71-88°F Sea temperature: 74-76°C / 23-24°C Average rainfall: 2-5cm / 0.75-2in Clear skies: 4-7 hours […]
April 6, 2018

The Galapagos in February | Best time to Visit the Galapagos

Galapagos in February: At a glance Air temperature: 22-31°C / 71-88°F Sea temperature: 74-76°C / 23-24°C Average rainfall: 2-5cm / 0.75-2in Clear skies: 4-7 hours Intermittent […]
April 4, 2018

The Galapagos in March | Best time to Visit the Galapagos

  Galapagos in March In the tail end of the rainy season, March is one of the warmest months for Galapagos travel, with the humid air […]
April 4, 2018

The Galapagos in April | Best time to Visit the Galapagos

Galapagos in April With rains easing off, the Galapagos waters are assuaged, serene enough for first-time snorkelers or kayakers to take the plunge. This is the […]
April 4, 2018

The Galapagos in May | Best time to Visit the Galapagos

  Galapagos Weather in May With the return of the southeast trade winds and cold waters from Antarctica, the beating afternoon sun is refreshed with a […]
November 3, 2017

The Galapagos in November | Best time to Visit the Galapagos

Galapagos weather in November November marks the final month of the garua season, or the cool & dry season. Both air and sea temperatures remain relatively chilly […]
October 3, 2017

The Galapagos in October | Best time to Visit the Galapagos

  Galapagos Weather in October With the end of the dry garua season in sight, the weather is less cool and the seas less rough, so […]
September 3, 2017

The Galapagos in September | Best time to Visit the Galapagos

Galapagos Temperatures in September September falls within the Galapagos’ cool & dry season. Air temperatures are cooler, with reduced humidity, as are sea temperatures, with reduced […]
July 3, 2017

The Galapagos in August | Best time to Visit the Galapagos

  Galapagos in August The garua season peaks in August, as waters rich in nutrients from the Humboldt Current entice schools of small fish, attracting dolphins, […]