Weather in Cancun in December 2016

Check the weather in Cancun in December before you book your next holiday in Cancun & Riviera Maya. Long-term weather averages give the best indication of the weather in December 2016 and include figures for temperature, sunshine and rainfall plus sunrise & sunset times for Cancun, Cancun and Riviera Maya, Mexico.

Weather in Cancun in December

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  • 28°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Cancun28
    28°C max day temperature
  • 6 hours of sunshine per day (58% of daylight hours) in December in Cancun6
    6 hours of sunshine per day
  • 7 days with some rainfall in December in Cancun7
    7 days with some rainfall
  • 18°C minimum night-time temperature in December in Cancun18
    18°C min night temperature
  • 11 hours of daylight per day in December in Cancun11
    11 hours of daylight per day
  • Moderate heat & humidity in December in CancunM
    Moderate heat & humidity
  • 84 mm monthly rainfall in December in Cancun84
    84 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 7 (High) in December in Cancun7
    7 (High) UV index
  • 27°C sea temperature in December in Cancun27
    27°C sea temperature

The average maximum daytime temperature in Cancun in December is a warm 28°C (82°F) with moderate heat & humidity. There are usually 6 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 58% of the 11 hours of daylight. The average sea temperature in and around Cancun in December is 27°C (81°F).

Expect 84mm (3.3 inches) of rainfall across the whole of December with 7 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be high (7 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear. The average night-time temperature is usually a comfortable 18°C (64°F).

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Cancun sunrise & sunset times for December 2016

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Cancun in December 2016. Select a month to view Cancun sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Thursday, 1st December 2016 07:08 18:05
Friday, 2nd December 2016 07:09 18:05
Saturday, 3rd December 2016 07:10 18:05
Sunday, 4th December 2016 07:10 18:05
Monday, 5th December 2016 07:11 18:05
Tuesday, 6th December 2016 07:12 18:06
Wednesday, 7th December 2016 07:12 18:06
Thursday, 8th December 2016 07:13 18:06
Friday, 9th December 2016 07:14 18:06
Saturday, 10th December 2016 07:14 18:07
Sunday, 11th December 2016 07:15 18:07
Monday, 12th December 2016 07:15 18:07
Tuesday, 13th December 2016 07:16 18:08
Wednesday, 14th December 2016 07:17 18:08
Thursday, 15th December 2016 07:17 18:08
Friday, 16th December 2016 07:18 18:09
Saturday, 17th December 2016 07:18 18:09
Sunday, 18th December 2016 07:19 18:10
Monday, 19th December 2016 07:19 18:10
Tuesday, 20th December 2016 07:20 18:11
Wednesday, 21st December 2016 07:20 18:11
Thursday, 22nd December 2016 07:21 18:12
Friday, 23rd December 2016 07:21 18:12
Saturday, 24th December 2016 07:22 18:13
Sunday, 25th December 2016 07:22 18:13
Monday, 26th December 2016 07:23 18:14
Tuesday, 27th December 2016 07:23 18:14
Wednesday, 28th December 2016 07:23 18:15
Thursday, 29th December 2016 07:24 18:16
Friday, 30th December 2016 07:24 18:16
Saturday, 31st December 2016 07:25 18:17
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