Mexico: This fifth largest country in the Americas is officially named as United Mexican States.
Spread over an area of about 760000 sq miles, it is surrounded by USA in the north, Pacific
Ocean in the southwest, Caribbean Sea in southeast and Gulf of Mexico in the east. The land
border between USA and Mexico runs about 1954 miles ranging from urban areas to
uninhabitable deserts. This country is a very popular tourist destination especially the nature
reserves and the beach resorts. There is a network of modern airports all over the country with
direct and connecting flight services from USA and other countries. Some of the popular tourist
destinations may be as follows.
Acapulco: Mexican name Acapulco de Juarez is located in the state of Guerrero on the
coast of Pacific Ocean. Acapulco is the largest city in the state and a popular tourist destination
for luxury resorts, attractions, activities, water sports and nightlife. Endless sunshine, beautiful
coastal scenic areas, mountain backdrop and golden sandy beach add to its attractions. There
are two parts of the Acapulco resort area. The north end is from the old era while the south end
has modern luxury hotels. Acapulco airport also known as Juan N Alvarez International Airport
has direct and connecting flight services from USA and other countries.
Getting around: Best way to get around is by privately operated buses and taxis mostly requiring
fare negotiation up front except the airport where special airport transit service is available.
Tourist seasons: High tourist season is from December to March, mid season April, May,
October, November and low season June to September.
Weather: Climatological Information Acapulco, Mexico, source CONAGUA Comision Nacional
del Agua. Altitudes and other factors may substantially influence the weather conditions in the
same city, town and neighborhood. Historical data may not be relied on for current conditions.
Visit relevant source for other climate variables.
100mm = 3.9370 inches, 50mm = 1.9685 inches,
25mm = 0.9842 inches, 12.5mm = 0.4921 inches
Climatological information is based on monthly averages for the 30-year period 1971-
- Mean number of rain days = Mean number of days with at least 0.1 mm of rain.
Attention: Please note that the averaging period for climatological information and the
definition of "Mean Number of Rain Days" quoted in this web site may be different for
different countries. Hence, care should be taken when city climatologies are compared.
Weather related other variants: Hurricane season is from middle of May to November.
Tour packages: Air, hotel, tour packages by air, boats, transfers from airport to hotel and back,
local sightseeing and other combinations.