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TAMBOPATA’S EXUBERANT RAINFOREST WEATHER FOR 2024

TAMBOPATA'S EXUBERANT RAINFOREST WEATHER FOR 2024

How is the Amazon rainforest weather? Is it different from Puerto Maldonado’s weather? How is the Tropical rainforest average temperature? There are many questions about the weather throughout the wonderful rainforest of Tambopata and this blog will clear all your doubts.

Keep in mind that the Tambopata national park is so large that borders Bolivia to the east, therefore along the boundless jungle there are many types of rainforest weather. In addition, you will know the best time to visit the exuberant rainforest.

Let’s choose the best Amazon rainforest weather for your next vacation!

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The pure rainforest of Tambopata is a natural area protected by government to protect the wild flora and fauna, as well as its indescribable beauty; owing to this sub-tropical rainforest weather allows the existence of many living beens.

In addition, the people, who live in the phenomenal jungle, preserve their natural environment, in order to use resources such as chestnut forests and the landscape for tourism sustainably.

RAINFOREST WEATHER

Tambopata is subtropical forest with high humidity, and this wonderful rainforest weather has an average annual temperature of 78°F/26°C, and during one year, weather fluctuates between 50°F/10 °C and 100°F/38°C.

The low rainforest weather sometimes gets a little bit colder; due to cold winds that come from the Antarctic through the Andes mountain range.  Therefore, lower temperatures with cloudy days associated with persistent drizzle. That is the popular “friaje” season.

The friaje takes place in June and July and lasts two to three days. In addition, along the boundless jungle, there is a drying season (April – December) and a raining season from January to March.

Keep in mind the amazon rainforest climate to plan your trip!

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FOREST TYPES

According to the types of forest map among the exuberant rainforest from Tambopata Natural Reserve and its buffering zone, there are 7 types of forests:

  • Flooded alluvial forest.
  • Lower terrace forest.
  • Higher terrace forest.
  • Light Dissected Terrace Forest.
  • Strong Dissected Terrace Forest.
  • Low hill forest with steep slopes.
  • High hill forest with gentle slopes.

Access to the pure rainforest of Tambopata:

Madre de Dios region has 3 provinces: Tambopata, Manu and Tahuamanu. Meanwhile, Puerto Maldonado is the capital of the most populated region, which is Tambopata; and there are two main ways towards Puerto Maldonado.

The first one is through a flight from Cusco, it will take not more than 50 minutes, and before landing you could see the phenomenal jungle and the stunning Tambopata river.

The second way to reach Maldonado is by bus from Cusco; however this option is a bit tiring, owing to you must travel 7 hours.

Once you have arrived at Maldonado, you need to get comfortable and enjoy the experience, because we will be in charge of your adventure towards the wonderful rainforest of Tambopata.

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Amazon lodges:

There are many lodges along the Tambopata river, but only some of them boast perfect spots to see wild nature close to you. Therefore Natourandes count on one of the best amazon lodges for all the tours to Tambopata.

In addition, our travel plans to Tambopata offer walkings around lodge, bird watching, visit to amazon gardens and more. It is not necessary to be worry about the amazon rainforest weather to do these activities.

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Threats to boundless jungle of Tambopata:

Not only is the change of sub-tropical rainforest average temperature disturbing the habitat of wild animals and plants. Also, the gold mining, Illegal logging, extraction of forest resources, and increasing agricultural and livestock activities are destroying part of the exuberant rainforest.

Now, it’s time to decide when you will come to Tambopata rainforest. Once you have chosen the perfect date, please contact us.