Galapagos Climate – July Weather in the Galapagos Islands

The second month of the Garua’ Season.

The Garua’ Season is in its 2nd full month and the weather is relatively cool and dry, with sunny or overcast skies with occasional drizzle. The Galapagos seas start to become a bit more rough throughout the month of July.

Galapagos Sea
The Sea gets a bit more rough in July in the Galapagos.
Galapagos Whales
Whales can be seen more likely in the Galapagos Islands during July.

Sea bird communities are very active (breeding) with Flightless Cormorants performing beautiful courtship rituals and nesting activities on Fernandina Island. If you walk along the shores of Puerto Egas (Santiago Island) you can find American Oystercatchers nesting. Cetaceans (whales & dolphins) are more likely to be observed especially off the southern and western coasts of Isabela Island. Common Gallinules, or Moorhens, nest between May and October and are often seen with their babies following behind.

July weather in the Galapagos:

Flightless Cormorants
Flightless Cormorants performing beautiful courtship rituals.
American Oystercatchers
American Oystercatchers nesting along shores of Puerto Egas.
Galapagos Dolphin
Dolphins likely to be observed off coasts of Isabela Island.
Common Gallinules
Common Gallinules are often seen with their babies.


Temperatures for Galapagos Islands in July:

Average Low: Average High: Water Temperature: Average Rainfall:
66°F 76°F 72°F 0.50 inches


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