The pressure in Guatemala City, Guatemala is predicted to slowly drop over the next few hours, with an average pressure of 1018.9 hPa today, which is considered normal.
Weather prediction: Expect more wet and unsettled conditions
The daily total fluctuation in pressure in Guatemala City is 12 hPa, with a low of 1011.6 hPa and a high of 1023.6 hPa. The daily average here is higher than in most cities around the world.
Guatemala City, located in the central highlands of Guatemala, experiences a tropical monsoon climate. The barometric pressure in the city remains fairly consistent throughout the year, typically ranging between 29.7 and 30.1 inches of mercury. Guatemala City has a distinct wet season from May to October, characterized by frequent rainfall and occasional thunderstorms, while the drier season runs from November to April.
The landscape around Guatemala City, surrounded by mountains and volcanoes, influences the atmospheric pressure in the region. The high altitude of the city, situated at approximately 4,900 feet above sea level, contributes to lower air pressure. As air rises over the mountains, it cools and condenses, resulting in the frequent precipitation observed in the area. The varying topography of Guatemala City creates microclimates within the region, resulting in localized differences in weather patterns.
The temperature in Guatemala City today is going to be up to 28.7℃ (84℉), so we advise you to use extra skin protection. You can use online tools to see the forecast and history of the UV index in Guatemala City.