Galapagos

Natural Events Calendar


JuneMarine Iguana
Max air temperature: 26 °C
Min air temperature: 19 °C
Avg. water temperature: 23,3 °C
Avg. rainfall: 23 mm

This month's events
  • •  Beginning of the garua (drizzle) season. The upper parts of the Islands
       are covered with clouds. South east trade winds return. Currents
       become a bit stronger
  • •  Giant tortoises on Santa Cruz Island migrate from the highlands to the
       lowlands in search of suitable nesting places
  • •  Migrant birds coming from the south stop in Galapagos in their
       journey towards the north
  • •  Some groups of Humpback whales that migrate up to equatorial
       latitudes along the coast of Ecuador, reach also the Galapagos
  • •  Magnificent frigate-birds start their breading season on North Seymour
       Island
  • •  The Short-eared Owl starts courtship in Genovesa
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