Cancun & Riviera Maya weather averages for holidays in 2016/2017

Check the Cancun & Riviera Maya weather averages before you book your next holiday in 2016/2017. Today's maximum temperature in the Cancun & Riviera Maya is expected to be 31°C, while the average maximum temperature in September is 32°C. The weather guide for the Cancun & Riviera Maya shown below is for Cancun. Read more about the weather in Cancun & Riviera Maya.

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Cancun & Riviera Maya weather averages

Check Cancun & Riviera Maya weather averages before you book your next holiday. The warmest month in the Cancun & Riviera Maya is August with an average maximum temperature of 33°C. The sunniest months are March, April and May with on average 8 hours of bright sunshine per day. The months with the least number of days with some rain are March and April with 3 days. The sea is at its warmest in the Cancun & Riviera Maya in August and September with an average sea temperature of 29°C. The Cancun & Riviera Maya weather averages shown below are for Cancun.

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Cancun & Riviera Maya weather today

Here is the weather in the Cancun & Riviera Maya today, Tuesday 27th September 2016. Expect isolated thunderstorms in Cancun & Riviera Maya with a maximum temperature of 31°C, moderate levels of heat & humidity and 3 hours of bright sunshine. There are 2-5 mm of rainfall expected with 46% chance of some rain and a gentle breeze of 17 kph from the south-east. The weather forecast shown below is for Cancun.

  • 31
    °C maximum temperature
  • 25
    °C minimum temperature
  • isolated thunderstorms
  • 3
    hours of sunshine
  • 46
    % chance of some rain
  • <5
    mm of rainfall expected
  • M
    moderate heat & humidity
  • 17
    kph wind from SE

5-day weather forecast

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Tropical storm risk: Cancun & Riviera Maya, Mexico hurricane season

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The Cancun & Riviera Maya, Mexico tropical storm risk chart above shows the hurricane season for Cancun, Cancun & Riviera Maya, Mexico.

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Cancun & Riviera Maya holiday weather averages by month

Check Cancun & Riviera Maya holiday weather averages for a particular month by selecting from the list below. Monthly weather guides include figures for temperature, rainfall, sunshine hours and sea temperature plus daily sunrise & sunset times.

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Compare Cancun & Riviera Maya weather with the United States

Below the Cancun & Riviera Maya weather chart shows maximum daytime temperature for Mexico - Caribbean Coast (Cancun) and the USA (Washington). For more weather parameters or to change the destinations shown visit the comparison weather tool.

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