Cancun and Riviera Maya Climate

   
 
 

The Cancun and Riviera Maya Climate Guide is perfect for planning your holiday. Monthly weather averages give the best indication of what the weather is usually like for every month of the year including figures for temperature, rainfall and sunshine. The Climate Guide shown below is for Cancun.

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Max Daytime Temperature (°C) 28°C (82°F) Max Daytime Temperature in January in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 28°C (82°F) Max Daytime Temperature in February in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 30°C (86°F) Max Daytime Temperature in March in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 32°C (90°F) Max Daytime Temperature in April in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 32°C (90°F) Max Daytime Temperature in May in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 32°C (90°F) Max Daytime Temperature in June in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 32°C (90°F) Max Daytime Temperature in July in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 33°C (91°F) Max Daytime Temperature in August in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 32°C (90°F) Max Daytime Temperature in September in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 30°C (86°F) Max Daytime Temperature in October in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 29°C (84°F) Max Daytime Temperature in November in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 28°C (82°F) Max Daytime Temperature in December in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun)
Min Night-time Temperature (°C) 18°C (64°F) Min Night-time Temperature in January in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 18°C (64°F) Min Night-time Temperature in February in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 19°C (66°F) Min Night-time Temperature in March in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 21°C (70°F) Min Night-time Temperature in April in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 22°C (72°F) Min Night-time Temperature in May in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 23°C (73°F) Min Night-time Temperature in June in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 23°C (73°F) Min Night-time Temperature in July in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 23°C (73°F) Min Night-time Temperature in August in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 23°C (73°F) Min Night-time Temperature in September in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 22°C (72°F) Min Night-time Temperature in October in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 20°C (68°F) Min Night-time Temperature in November in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 18°C (64°F) Min Night-time Temperature in December in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun)
Hours of Sunshine (Daily) 6 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (58% of Daylight Hours) in January in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 7 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (59% of Daylight Hours) in February in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 8 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (62% of Daylight Hours) in March in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 8 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (63% of Daylight Hours) in April in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 8 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (61% of Daylight Hours) in May in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 7 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (52% of Daylight Hours) in June in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 7 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (54% of Daylight Hours) in July in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 7 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (55% of Daylight Hours) in August in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 6 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (51% of Daylight Hours) in September in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 7 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (56% of Daylight Hours) in October in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 6 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (57% of Daylight Hours) in November in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 6 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (58% of Daylight Hours) in December in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun)
Hours of Daylight (Daily) 11 Hours of Daylight in January in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 11 Hours of Daylight in February in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 12 Hours of Daylight in March in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 13 Hours of Daylight in April in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 13 Hours of Daylight in May in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 13 Hours of Daylight in June in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 13 Hours of Daylight in July in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 13 Hours of Daylight in August in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 12 Hours of Daylight in September in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 12 Hours of Daylight in October in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 11 Hours of Daylight in November in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 11 Hours of Daylight in December in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun)
Heat and Humidity Discomfort Moderate heat & humidity in January in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) Moderate heat & humidity in February in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) High heat & humidity in March in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) High heat & humidity in April in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) Very high heat & humidity in May in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) Very high heat & humidity in June in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) Very high heat & humidity in July in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) Very high heat & humidity in August in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) Very high heat & humidity in September in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) High heat & humidity in October in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) Moderate heat & humidity in November in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) Moderate heat & humidity in December in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun)
Days with some Rainfall 6 Days with some Rainfall in January in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 5 Days with some Rainfall in February in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 3 Days with some Rainfall in March in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 3 Days with some Rainfall in April in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 7 Days with some Rainfall in May in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 11 Days with some Rainfall in June in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 11 Days with some Rainfall in July in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 13 Days with some Rainfall in August in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 14 Days with some Rainfall in September in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 13 Days with some Rainfall in October in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 8 Days with some Rainfall in November in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 7 Days with some Rainfall in December in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun)
Monthly Rainfall (mm) 77 mm (3.0 inches) Monthly Rainfall in January in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 51 mm (2.0 inches) Monthly Rainfall in February in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 29 mm (1.1 inches) Monthly Rainfall in March in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 37 mm (1.5 inches) Monthly Rainfall in April in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 80 mm (3.1 inches) Monthly Rainfall in May in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 144 mm (5.7 inches) Monthly Rainfall in June in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 68 mm (2.7 inches) Monthly Rainfall in July in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 69 mm (2.7 inches) Monthly Rainfall in August in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 159 mm (6.3 inches) Monthly Rainfall in September in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 196 mm (7.7 inches) Monthly Rainfall in October in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 76 mm (3.0 inches) Monthly Rainfall in November in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 80 mm (3.1 inches) Monthly Rainfall in December in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun)
UV Index (Maximum) UV (Maximum) Index 7 (High) in January in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) UV (Maximum) Index 9 (Very High) in February in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) UV (Maximum) Index 11 (Extreme) in March in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) UV (Maximum) Index 11+ (Extreme) in April in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) UV (Maximum) Index 11+ (Extreme) in May in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) UV (Maximum) Index 11+ (Extreme) in June in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) UV (Maximum) Index 11+ (Extreme) in July in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) UV (Maximum) Index 11+ (Extreme) in August in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) UV (Maximum) Index 11 (Extreme) in September in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) UV (Maximum) Index 9 (Very High) in October in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) UV (Maximum) Index 8 (Very High) in November in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) UV (Maximum) Index 7 (High) in December in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun)
Sea Temperature (°C) 26°C (79°F) Sea Temperature in January in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 26°C (79°F) Sea Temperature in February in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 26°C (79°F) Sea Temperature in March in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 27°C (81°F) Sea Temperature in April in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 28°C (82°F) Sea Temperature in May in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 28°C (82°F) Sea Temperature in June in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 29°C (84°F) Sea Temperature in July in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 29°C (84°F) Sea Temperature in August in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 29°C (84°F) Sea Temperature in September in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 29°C (84°F) Sea Temperature in October in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 28°C (82°F) Sea Temperature in November in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun) 27°C (81°F) Sea Temperature in December in Cancun and Riviera Maya (Cancun)
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