Belize Weather Forecast April May June
April in Belize
April is a great time to plan your trip, March winds have died down and temperatures at this time in San Pedro and on Ambergris Caye are typically ranging from high of about 85°F or 29°C and low of approximately 76°F. or 24°C with the average temp being around 79.7°F.or 26.5°C. Another reason to visit at this time if you do not mind crowds is Easter, it is always colorful fun holiday as you csee in my featured image above of the Alfombra (sawdust carpet) to the wide aray of blow up toys at the beach. Many mainlanders countrywide come to the island to enjoy Easter in San Pedro.
May in Belize
San Pedro Belize Weather in May brings average highs temperatures of 81.7°F or 27.6°C to lows of 67.1°F or 19.5°C . There may be a bit of pre rainy season showers but it usually does not affect people’s vacations. May is a nice time to visit it you prefer fewer crowds, however, that may make some remote excursions less on demand. It is also a good time to plan a split vacation and see more of the country. Our annual Chocolate Festival in Punta Gorda Town, Toledo District is a delicious and educational event to plan around. (the 2019 Belize Chocolate Festival took place Friday, May 24 th through Sunday, May 26 th. Below is a picture of raw Cacao pods from my friend Abidas Ash, Cacao processing along with coffee are part of her family business.
June in Belize
June is a great time to plan your vacation with the opening of lobster season Feb 14th at midnight followed by the San Pedro Lobster Festival and a week or more of celebrations and fun ending in a big block party. Temperature-wise we get highs of is 88.3°F or 31.3°C, and lows of 76.5°F or 24.7°C. June is also the start of rain season and typically it comes with short heavy showers at night or early morning.
Concerned about Rainy Season?
Many people write to me concerned about what their weather apps are showing them before their Belize trip. If you might be one of those people than the following two links will put you at ease – But the Weather Forecast Says??? and Vacation rain explained.
To lean more about the year round climate please click through to my Belize Weather page.
A Bit More About Belize
Belize Time Zone and Currency
Belize is on Central Standard Time and has no daylight savings time clock changes. It is also referenced as GMT-6. Because of this we also experience less daylight and while it varies slightly during the year, the sun consistently sets much earlier here around dinner time.
As for money, you worry about exchanging anything other than getting widely accepted (except coins) USD before your trip. Belize dollars are pegged at two for one with the US dollar. Always check which currency businesses you are dealing with are using. It varies between the two from place to place and sometimes within the business itself quitting bt Belize currency in email and having us pricing on their websites. Many north Ambergris Caye resorts and restaurants tend to quote US dollars on their bills.