Prevailing wind

Galapagos Graphics: A map of the Galapagos Islands

The prevailing wind in Galapagos changes throughout the year, resulting in two seasons.

A prevailing wind is one that blows predominantly from one direction. From June to December in Galapagos the prevailing winds blow from the southeast. From December to June, they blow from the northeast.

Prevailing wind features on these pages:

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