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What is the climate like in Cancún?

The climate of Cancún has an average yearly temperature of 31°C. Throughout the year, the average monthly temperature can drop to 27°C and rise to 33°C.

Annually, about 1033 mm of rain falls. This gives a good overview of how much rain to expect in Cancún.

The best time to visit Cancún is January until April and December. During this period, you will experience pleasant temperatures and not too much rain, making it ideal to visit Cancún.

Temperature 27 to 33°C
Rain 1033 mm

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The climate of Cancún
  • Average yearly temperature: 31°C
  • Highest temperature: 33°C in July and August
  • Lowest temperature: 27°C in January
  • Rainfall: 1033 mm per year, averaging 86 mm by month
  • Driest months: 28 mm in March, 30 mm in April and 38 mm in February
  • Wettest months: 182 mm in October, 145 mm in June and 126 mm in September

Climate table Cancún

The climate table for Cancún shows the average temperatures, rainfall, and UV index by month.

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daytime temperature (°C) 27 28 29 31 32 32 33 33 32 31 29 28
Nighttime temperature (°C) 20 21 22 23 24 25 25 25 25 24 22 22
Rainfall (mm) 77 38 28 30 91 145 41 90 126 182 111 74
UV Index 6 7 8 9 9 8 9 9 8 7 7 6
Best month Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No No No No No Yes

Temperature by month in Cancún

This graph shows the average high temperatures in degrees Celsius for each month in Cancún, Mexico

Temperature by month in Cancún, Mexico

Rainfall by month in Cancún

This graph shows the average monthly rainfall in millimeters in Cancún, Mexico.

Rainfall by month in Cancún, Mexico

UV index by month in Cancún

This graph shows the average UV index by month in Cancún, Mexico.

UV index by month in Cancún, Mexico

Yearly temperature in Cancún

This graph shows the average yearly temperature in Cancún, Mexico, measured in degrees Celsius.

Yearly temperature in Cancún, Mexico

Yearly total rainfall in Cancún

This graph shows the average yearly rainfall in millimeters in Cancún, Mexico.

Rainfall per year in Cancún, Mexico

Weather experiences in Cancún

The weather in Cancún is rated an average of 5 out of 5 stars by 3 visitors.

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I spent 14 days in Cancun in April and it was hot. Temp between 27-31, felt higher by about 4 degrees. Hot and muggy. Not a single day of rain. Strong wind from the sea.— This text has been automatically translated into English

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Average weather in Cancún by month

Click on a month below to see in detail how the weather typically is in Cancún and what to expect. Based on the historical weather data of Cancún, you can view the average temperature, rainfall, wind, and UV index for each day of the month.