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  Bolivia : Handbook : Climate and Weather

CLIMATE AND WEATHER   

Climate and Weather

Weather forecast

For the weather in La Paz, visit The Weather Channel.

Cochabamba
Cobija
Oruro
Potosí
Santa Cruz
Sucre
Tarija
Trinidad


 

General Characteristics

The Bolivian territory boasts a variety of climates according to geographic region. The plains are hot and humid with average temperatures of 25° C (77° F) and altitudes that vary between 200 and 400 meters (650-1,300ft) above sea level. In the valleys, it is warm and dry with temperatures averaging 15C° (50° F) and altitudes between 1000 and 3000 meters (3,280-9,940ft) above sea level. The plateau average temperatures around 10° C (40° F) and an altitude of 3,500 meters (11,483ft) above sea level. For its biodiversity, 65% of the land is plains, 15% valleys, and 20% is plateau.

Temperature and Precipitation

The average temperatures and rainfall in the main cities are as follows:

  Temperature (Minimum - Maximum) Precipitation (Minimum - Maximum)
Cochabamba -2° C - 26° C 0 mm - 0 mm
La Paz -5° C - 12° C 0 mm - 0 mm
Potosí -4°C - 14°C 0 mm - 0 mm
Santa Cruz 15°C - 27°C 0 mm - 0 mm
Sucre 7°C-19°C 0-mm - 0 mm

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