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Elevation: 10 feet     Latitude: 18 16N     Longitude: 087 50W
Köppen Classification: Tropical Savanna Climate



Tropical savanna climates have monthly mean temperature above 18°C (64°F) in every month of the year and typically a pronounced dry season, with the driest month having precipitation less than 60mm (2.36 in) of precipitation. In essence, a tropical savanna climate tends to either see less rainfall than a tropical monsoon climate or have more pronounced dry seasons than a tropical monsoon climate. Tropical savanna climates are most commonly found in Africa, Asia and South America. The climate is also prevalent in sections of Central America, northern Australia and North America, specifically in sections of Mexico and the state of Florida in the United States.

The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "As". (Tropical Savanna Climate).

The average temperature for the year in Xcalak is 79.9°F (26.6°C). The warmest month, on average, is July with an average temperature of 82.8°F (28.2°C). The coolest month on average is December, with an average temperature of 75.9°F (24.4°C).

The highest recorded temperature in Xcalak is 104.0°F (40°C), which was recorded in August. The lowest recorded temperature in Xcalak is 40.1°F (4.5°C), which was recorded in December.

The average amount of precipitation for the year in Xcalak is 44.6" (1132.8 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is September with 7.3" (185.4 mm) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is March with an average of 0.5" (12.7 mm). In terms of liquid precipitation, there are an average of 89.7 days of rain, with the most rain occurring in October with 11.8 days of rain, and the least rain occurring in March with 2.1 days of rain.

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