Weather in the Cancun & Riviera Maya in August 2017

Check the weather in the Cancun & Riviera Maya in August before you book your next holiday. Long-term weather averages give the best indication of the weather in August 2017 and include figures for temperature, sunshine and rainfall plus sunrise & sunset times for the Cancun and Riviera Maya, Mexico.

The August weather guide for the Cancun & Riviera Maya shown below is for Cancun.

Weather in Cancun & Riviera Maya in August

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  • 33°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Cancun & Riviera Maya (Cancun)33
    33°C max day temperature
  • 7 hours of sunshine per day (55% of daylight hours) in August in Cancun & Riviera Maya7
    7 hours of sunshine per day
  • 13 days with some rainfall in August in Cancun & Riviera Maya (Cancun)13
    13 days with some rainfall
  • 23°C minimum night-time temperature in August in Cancun & Riviera Maya (Cancun)23
    23°C min night temperature
  • 13 hours of daylight per day in August in Cancun & Riviera Maya (Cancun)13
    13 hours of daylight per day
  • Very high heat & humidity in August in Cancun & Riviera Maya (Cancun)VH
    Very High heat & humidity
  • 148 mm monthly rainfall in August in Cancun & Riviera Maya (Cancun)148
    148 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in August in Cancun & Riviera Maya (Cancun)11
    11+ (Extreme) UV index
  • 29°C sea temperature in August in Cancun & Riviera Maya (Cancun)29
    29°C sea temperature

The average maximum daytime temperature in Cancun & Riviera Maya in August is a hot 33°C (91°F) with very high heat & humidity. There are usually 7 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 55% of the 13 hours of daylight. The average sea temperature in and around Cancun & Riviera Maya in August is 29°C (84°F).

Expect 148mm (5.8 inches) of rainfall across the whole of August with 13 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be extreme (11+ UV index) at midday when the skies are clear. The average night-time temperature is usually a warm 23°C (73°F). The weather in Cancun & Riviera Maya in August is represented by Cancun.

Metric (°C / mm)  |  Imperial (°F / inches)

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Cancun & Riviera Maya sunrise & sunset times for August 2017

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Cancun & Riviera Maya in August 2017. Select a month to view Cancun & Riviera Maya sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The Cancun & Riviera Maya sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Cancun.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Tuesday, 1st August 2017 06:21 19:26
Wednesday, 2nd August 2017 06:22 19:25
Thursday, 3rd August 2017 06:22 19:25
Friday, 4th August 2017 06:22 19:24
Saturday, 5th August 2017 06:23 19:24
Sunday, 6th August 2017 06:23 19:23
Monday, 7th August 2017 06:23 19:23
Tuesday, 8th August 2017 06:24 19:22
Wednesday, 9th August 2017 06:24 19:21
Thursday, 10th August 2017 06:24 19:21
Friday, 11th August 2017 06:25 19:20
Saturday, 12th August 2017 06:25 19:19
Sunday, 13th August 2017 06:25 19:19
Monday, 14th August 2017 06:26 19:18
Tuesday, 15th August 2017 06:26 19:17
Wednesday, 16th August 2017 06:26 19:16
Thursday, 17th August 2017 06:27 19:16
Friday, 18th August 2017 06:27 19:15
Saturday, 19th August 2017 06:27 19:14
Sunday, 20th August 2017 06:28 19:13
Monday, 21st August 2017 06:28 19:12
Tuesday, 22nd August 2017 06:28 19:12
Wednesday, 23rd August 2017 06:29 19:11
Thursday, 24th August 2017 06:29 19:10
Friday, 25th August 2017 06:29 19:09
Saturday, 26th August 2017 06:29 19:08
Sunday, 27th August 2017 06:30 19:08
Monday, 28th August 2017 06:30 19:07
Tuesday, 29th August 2017 06:30 19:06
Wednesday, 30th August 2017 06:31 19:05
Thursday, 31st August 2017 06:31 19:04
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