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What is the climate like in Playa del Carmen?

The climate of Playa del Carmen has an average yearly temperature of 31°C. Throughout the year, the average monthly temperature can drop to 28°C and rise to 33°C.

Annually, about 1251 mm of rain falls. This gives a good overview of how much rain to expect in Playa del Carmen.

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

The hurricane season in Playa del Carmen lasts from early June to late November.

Temperature 28 to 33°C
Rain 1251 mm

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The climate of Playa del Carmen
  • Average yearly temperature: 31°C
  • Highest temperature: 33°C in July and August
  • Lowest temperature: 28°C in January and December
  • Rainfall: 1251 mm per year, averaging 104 mm by month
  • Driest months: 29 mm in March, 34 mm in February and 38 mm in April
  • Wettest months: 303 mm in September, 194 mm in October and 160 mm in June

Climate table Playa del Carmen

The climate table for Playa del Carmen 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) 28 29 29 31 32 32 33 33 32 31 29 28
Nighttime temperature (°C) 20 21 22 23 24 25 25 25 24 24 22 21
Rainfall (mm) 70 34 29 38 85 160 53 103 303 194 108 74
UV Index 6 8 8 9 9 8 9 9 7 7 7 6
Hurricane season Hurricane Hurricane Hurricane Hurricane Hurricane Hurricane
Best month Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No No No No Yes

Temperature by month in Playa del Carmen

This graph shows the average high temperatures in degrees Celsius for each month in Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Temperature by month in Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Rainfall by month in Playa del Carmen

This graph shows the average monthly rainfall in millimeters in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.

Rainfall by month in Playa del Carmen, Mexico

UV index by month in Playa del Carmen

This graph shows the average UV index by month in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.

UV index by month in Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Yearly temperature in Playa del Carmen

This graph shows the average yearly temperature in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, measured in degrees Celsius.

Yearly temperature in Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Yearly total rainfall in Playa del Carmen

This graph shows the average yearly rainfall in millimeters in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.

Rainfall per year in Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Weather experiences in Playa del Carmen

The weather in Playa del Carmen is rated an average of 4 out of 5 stars by 5 visitors.

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Weather Experience: Excellent StarStarStarStarStar

Sunshine and the occasional quick, refreshing rain shower. The perfect balance for any sun lover.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Lots of sunshine, warm weather and little rain: perfect for beach days! However, be prepared for some humidity. Ideal for relaxing in the sun.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Moderate StarStarStar

The high temperatures and high humidity made it too hot to be comfortable. But there were also advantages: there was plenty of sunshine almost every day.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Overall, it's still great for a beach vacation!— This text has been automatically translated into English

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Average weather in Playa del Carmen by month

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