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Annual weather and forecast

  PlaceJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
WeatherCusco
Machu Picchu
Day/night temp.
(in ºC)
Cusco
19ºC
7ºC
19ºC
7ºC
19ºC
6ºC
20ºC
5ºC
20ºC
3ºC
19ºC
1ºC
19ºC
0ºC
20ºC
2ºC
20ºC
4ºC
21ºC
6ºC
21ºC
6ºC
21ºC
7ºC
Machu Picchu
21ºC
11ºC
21ºC
11ºC
21ºC
10ºC
20ºC
9ºC
20ºC
8ºC
20ºC
8ºC
20ºC
8ºC
20ºC
9ºC
20ºC
9ºC
20ºC
9ºC
20ºC
9ºC
21ºC
10ºC
Rain
(in mm)
Cusco
160 6.3
133 5.2
108 4.3
44 1.7
9 0.4
2 0.1
4 0.2
8 0.3
22 0.9
47 1.9
79 3.1
120 4.7
Machu Picchu
428 16.9
364 14.3
298 11.7
121 4.8
24 0.9
5 0.2
11 0.4
21 0.8
54 2.1
119 4.7
218 8.6
317 12.5
Months to avoid
Possible months
Ideal months

Conclusions

As you can see, there is not a perfect time (sunny, warm and dry months). You have then to compromise according to your desires, if the rain bothers you or if you are sensitive to the cold.

However, we can say that (from the worst to the best time of year):

Current weather and forecast for Cusco and Aguas Calientes

Cusco - Current weather ( 3:00 am)
Clear Temperature: 2˚ C
Conditions: Clear
Relative humidity: 75 %
Pressure: 1033 mb
Wind: 2 mph
Machu Picchu - Current weather ( 3:21 am)
Mist Temperature: 7˚ C
Conditions: Mist
Relative humidity: 94 %
Pressure: 1021 mb
Wind: 5 mph
Forecast for Cusco
Tue 21
12:00 pm
Temperature: 5˚C | 16˚C
Conditions: Partly cloudy
Wind: 8 mph
Wed 22
12:00 pm
Temperature: 5˚C | 17˚C
Conditions: Partly cloudy
Wind: 10 mph
Thu 23
12:00 pm
Temperature: 5˚C | 16˚C
Conditions: Partly cloudy
Wind: 8 mph
Fri 24
12:00 pm
Temperature: 4˚C | 15˚C
Conditions: Partly cloudy
Wind: 9 mph
Sat 25
12:00 pm
Temperature: 2˚C | 16˚C
Conditions: Partly cloudy
Wind: 9 mph
Forecast for Machu Picchu
Tue 21
12:00 pm
Temperature: 5˚C | 19˚C
Conditions: Partly cloudy
Wind: 13 mph
Wed 22
12:00 pm
Temperature: 5˚C | 20˚C
Conditions: Partly cloudy
Wind: 12 mph
Thu 23
12:00 pm
Temperature: 5˚C | 20˚C
Conditions: Partly cloudy
Wind: 12 mph
Fri 24
12:00 pm
Temperature: 6˚C | 19˚C
Conditions: Partly cloudy
Wind: 14 mph
Sat 25
12:00 pm
Temperature: 5˚C | 19˚C
Conditions: Partly cloudy
Wind: 13 mph

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