In Cuenca, the summers are cool and overcast and the winters are short, cold, dry, and partly cloudy. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 44°F to 63°F and is rarely below 40°F or above 67°F. The warm season lasts for 3.6 months, from January 15 to May 3, with an average daily high temperature above 61°F. The hottest day of the year is April 1, with an average high of 63°F and a low of 50°F.
The cool season lasts for 2.6 months, from June 16 to September 4, with an average daily high temperature below 55°F. The coldest day of the year is August 17, with an average low of 44°F and high of 54°F.