The windy season in Colombia and Panama
The windy season in Colombia and Panama normally starts around mid-December and lasts until April. This period is characteristic for its complete lack of rain and therefore is also called the dry season. In the windy season there is an almost constant strong wind blowing from the North Eastern direction. In the windy season you will experience calm mornings and windy afternoons. The constant wind creates choppy seas and may make the crossing somewhat uncomfortable. By sailing from Panama to Colombia you will get more movement than the other way as you will be sailing with into the wind and the waves.