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Best time to visit Punta Cana
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When is the best time to visit Punta Cana?
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The weather guide for Dominican Republic (Punta Cana) shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia) & today's weather forecast provided by meteoblue. Find out more about our data sources.
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Which is the hottest month in Punta Cana?
The hottest time of year in Punta Cana is normally August. Expect maximum daytime temperatures to reach 32°C with very high heat and humidity.
Which month has the most rain in Punta Cana?
In terms of rainfall, October is usually the wettest month in Punta Cana with 142mm on average. There are normally 16 days in October with some rain.
When is it sunniest in Punta Cana?
The sunniest time of year in Punta Cana is normally March with bright sunshine on average for 74% of daylight hours; that's 9 hours of sunshine per day.
When is the sea warmest in Punta Cana?
The sea is usually at its warmest in Punta Cana in September when the water temperature reaches 29°C.
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