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La Paz Climate & Temperature

  • La Paz, Bolivia is at 16°31'S, 68°10'W, 4071 m (13356 ft). See map.
  • La Paz has a polar tundra climate with no true summer (Köppen-Geiger classification: ET).
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification La Paz is situated in or near the polar desert biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 7.5 degrees Celsius (45.6 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 4 °C (7.2°F). This indicates that the continentality type is hyperoceanic, subtype truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 564 mm (22.2 inches) which is equivalent to 564 Litres/m² (13.83 Gallons/ft²).
  • On average there are 2292 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 La Paz you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Haikou, China where you would find a Humid subtropical climate (Subtropical moist forest biome).

Climate Variable Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 13 (55) 14 (57) 14 (57) 16 (61) 16 (61) 14 (57) 13 (55) 13 (55) 14 (57) 14 (57) 13 (55) 13 (55) 14 (57)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) 6 (42) 7 (44) 7 (45) 9 (48) 10 (49) 9 (47) 8 (46) 8 (46) 9 (47) 8 (46) 7 (44) 6 (42) 8 (46)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -2 (28) -1 (30) 0 (32) 2 (36) 3 (37) 3 (37) 3 (37) 3 (37) 3 (37) 2 (36) 0 (32) -2 (28) 1 (34)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) 6 (0) 12 (0) 42 (2) 29 (1) 44 (2) 96 (4) 116 (5) 110 (4) 66 (3) 26 (1) 14 (1) 3 (0) 564 (22)
rain days iconNumber of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day) 2 (6%) 3 (10%) 8 (27%) 8 (26%) 9 (30%) 16 (52%) 20 (65%) 16 (57%) 11 (35%) 6 (20%) 3 (10%) 2 (7%)   104 (29%)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day 07:36 07:00 06:18 05:48 05:42 06:00 05:54 05:24 04:48 05:30 07:11 08:00   06:16
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day 11h 14' 11h 34' 12h 01' 12h 30' 12h 53' 13h 05' 12h 59' 12h 39' 12h 12' 11h 44' 11h 20' 11h 09'   12h 00'
sunny or cloudy iconPercentage of Sunny (Cloudy) Daylight Hours 68 (32) 61 (39) 53 (47) 47 (53) 45 (55) 46 (54) 46 (54) 43 (57) 40 (60) 47 (53) 64 (36) 73 (27)   52 (48)
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°). 53.1 61.5 72.9 83.2 85.2 83.1 85.7 83.1 73 61.5 53.2 50.1   70.5

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La Paz Climate Graph in Metric Units

La Paz Climate Graph

La Paz Climograph in English Units

La Paz Climate Graph

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