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Rainy season 2023: until what month will it stop raining in Mexico?


Written in NATIONAL he 5/7/2023 1:38 p.m.

Last Thursday it was announced that the 2023 cyclone season could bring up to 38 of these systems and it is expected that at least 5 will hit the country, but it was also reported that more rains will fall this year. Until what month will it stop raining in Mexico? we tell you.

And it is that for the Pacific Ocean up to 22 are foreseen, from 9 to 11 tropical storms and from 7 to 11 hurricaneswhich represents an increase of up to 30 percent more than the average (15), according to what was presented by Alejandra Méndez Girón, general coordinator of the National Meteorological Service (SMN), during the national Civil Protection meeting.

While in the Atlantic there will be up to 16 cyclones, 7 to 9 tropical storms and 3 to 7 hurricaneswhich would be normal or 10 percent less than average.

Until when will the rains fall in Mexico for this 2023?

It is expected that the rains extend until the month of December due to the El Niño phenomenonwhich will also increase cyclonic activity in the Pacific.

“The latest report issued by the Climate Prediction Center and the International Research Institute for Climate and Society indicates that El Niño will be presented during the month of May, which will predominate throughout 2023, extending the rains until December. expects it to reach a category of intense”, indicated Velázquez Girón.


In addition to cyclones, there are other phenomena that leave considerable rain, such as the mexican monsoon that encourages rains in the northwest of Mexico from June to August, troughs and low pressure channels that favor the entry of humidity, as well as tropical waves, which hit the center, south, southeast and the Yucatan Peninsula.

An average of 40 to 45 tropical waves are generated, 60 percent of which generate a tropical cyclone, explained the head of the SMN.

Up to 6 more cyclones are forecast in the Pacific than in the Atlantic. Credits: Coangua

The 2023 tropical cyclone and rainy season officially begins on May 15 in the Pacific Ocean and June 1 in the Atlantic Ocean.



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