The Bayern boss wants the club's supporters to show patience with the 21-year-old as he settles into the club following his move from Borussia Dortmund in the summer
"[Gotze] is an unbelievable player," Guardiola told Bild.
"He is intelligent and clever in the penalty area. He just needs more time. He's on the right track. He just needs a few games to be at his best."
Guardiola's side are currently top of the Bundesliga.