Climate: the temperatures that will prevail this April 17 in Barranquilla

Climate: the temperatures that will prevail this April 17 in Barranquilla

Temperature, probability of rain, clouds and ultraviolet rays are some of the information you need to know before leaving home. (GlobeLiveMedia/Jovani Perez)

Will it rain, will it be sunny or will it be cold this Monday?, here it is weather forecast for the next few hours in Barranquilla.

In Barranquilla, it is planned a maximum temperature of 32 degrees Celsius and a minimum of 24 degrees Celsius.

As for the rain the probability of precipitation for this city will be 65% during the day and 25% at night.

In the same direction, the cloudiness will be 97% during the day and 100% at night. While the gusts of wind they will reach 32 kilometers per hour during the day and 28 kilometers per hour at night.

Watch out for the sun, UV rays should reach a level of up to 4.

Being in the north of the country, very close to the Caribbean Sea, Barranquilla is characterized by being tropical dry.

There mean temperature in Barranquilla, it ranges from 26 to 28 degrees Celsius, according to the Institute of Hydrology, Meteorology and Environmental Studies (IDEAM).

During the day, the Maximum temperature reached 30 degrees Celsius, while the minimum temperature It does not drop more than 25 degrees Celsius at night.

Although in this coastal city the rains are rare, there are two rainy seasons In the calendar, the most important goes from August to November, September and October being the rainiest months.

The second rainy season is at the beginning of the year, it starts from May to June and they are light.

However, the dry season it occurs from December to April, being January to March the driest days in Barranquilla.

    The Colombian city of Barranquilla is characterized by being tropically dry.  (Barranquilla Town Hall/File)
The Colombian city of Barranquilla is characterized by being tropically dry. (Barranquilla Town Hall/File)

The weather in Colombia is very variedhe the climate is affected due to its geographical complexity just like the coasts of the Caribbean Sea in the north, the current of the Pacific Ocean, as well as the mountain ranges that cross it from the center from north to south.

According to IDEAM there are at least four types of weather in the country: tropical high mountain, dry, temperate and cold.

In the case of tropical climatesfour subtypes are identified: rainy or equatorial jungle, rainy or monsoon forest, dry winter savannah and dry summer savannah.

He tropical rainforest or equatorial It covers areas such as the central and northern Amazon, the entire Pacific region, parts of Antioquia, western Santander, Boyacá and Cundinamarca, the Catatumbo region and the foothills of the Amazon. During this time he tropical rainforest or monsoon it reaches the foothills of the plains and the extreme south of the Caribbean region.

There savannah with dry winter includes most of the Caribbean and Orinoco region, as well as the lower sectors of Santander and Antioquia. In reference to savannah with dry summer. It adds the inter-Andean valleys of Tolima, Huila, Valle, Cauca and Nariño.

For him dry climatein Colombia on very hot arid or desert and very hot semi-arid or steppe. The first is perceived in the upper part of the Guajira and the second in the middle and lower zone of the same department plus sectors of the Caribbean coast.

He mild climate it is felt in the middle and lower areas of the three mountain ranges of the Colombian country; During this time he high mountain coldas the name suggests, in the upper levels of the three mountain ranges.

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