Guatemala: This is a country in Central America bordering the Pacific Ocean, the Caribbean
Sea, the countries of Mexico, Belize, Honduras and El Salvador. Spread over an area of about
4200 sq miles it is a mountainous country with small desert and patches of sand dunes. The
country is the heart of Mayan world and holds most of the archeological sites of this culture
surrounded by impressive flora and fauna. The beauty of landscapes, the lakes, rivers, mountains
and colorful markets make it an attractive tourist destination. Guatemala City the capital, the
largest city and is the largest airport known as La Aurora International besides some others with
direct and connecting flights from USA and other countries.
Getting around: Personal and rental autos, public buses, vans, picops or pick-up trucks, some
inter city air service and ferry services
Tourist seasons: Tourist high season is December to February, mid season March, April and
November and low season May to October.
Weather: Climatological Information Guatemala City, Guatemala, source Insituto Nacional de
Sismologia Vulcanologia Meteorologia e Hidrologia. 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 the relevant source for other climate variables.
100mm = 3.9370 inches, 50mm = 1.9685 inches,
25mm = 0.9842 inches, 12.5mm = 0.4921 inches
- Precipitation includes both rain and snow.
Attention: Please note that the averaging period for climatological information and the
definition of "Mean Number of Precipitation 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 May to November but historically threats are
from August to October.
Tour packages: Air fare, hotel, auto rental, sightseeing tours, packages, transfers from and or to
airport, hotel, business, residence back and more.
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