Although rainfall is distributed evenly throughout the year, the wettest region is near the border with Brazil, July is the coldest month of the year.
In February, the carnivals are held in Paraguay, the best place in the country at this time to celebrate the carnival is Asuncion.
The religious center of Caacupa is the most important place for the celebration of the day of Immaculate Conception, which is a Roman Catholic festival.
Holidays and celebrations:
Apart from major festivals of Christmas, New Year and Easter, also is celebrated the Day of San Blas (Patron Saint of Paraguay) in February, the day of Peace of Chaco, which commemorates the end of the Chaco War in June, and the day of the Foundation of Asuncion in August.