Destination guide: Cancun & Tulum, Mexico
Cancun and Tulum are two of the most famous destinations in theCaribbean. Both are in south-eastern Mexico and are home to white sandy beaches and crystal-clear water, as well as exuberant native flora and fauna. Due to the large numbers of tourists who flock there every year, both Cancun and Tulum have a wide range of hotels and resorts to ensure a fun-filled vacation.
Check out our promotions and discover the archaeological remains of the Mayan cultura at Chichen Itza, Culum and Coba, dive on the islands of Cozumel and Mujeres, relive the ancient stories of conquerors and pirates and visit Xel-Ha, the largest acuarium in the world.
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Cancun & Tulum - Weather Overview
Semi-tropical weather, where the sun shines 253 days of the year on average, helps Cancun maintain a healthy holiday reputation. Rainfall is rare, though violent storms called nortes can roll in on any afternoon, their black clouds, high winds and torrents of rain followed within an hour by bright sun and blue sky. Averages don't drop much below 20°C (68°F), summer temperatures push but rarely exceed 35°C (95°F) and the humidity level stays just high enough for the promise of a swim to be tempting all year round.
Weather Monthly ViewAverage High TemperatureAverage Low TemperatureAverage RainfallHumidity (AM)Humidity (PM)January2717898675February2720568573March2821418572April2922418469May31251178371June31251788473July32251098470August32251508670September31242298575October30232188674November2822978675December27201098675