Climate in Cabo San Lucas (Baja California Sur), Mexico

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.
* Data from weather station: Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.

Average day and night temperature

The mean minimum and maximum temperatures over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Average water temperature

The mean water temperature over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly precipitation

The mean monthly precipitation over the year, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Inches

Monthly rainy days

The average number of days each month with rain, snow, hail etc.

Weather Forecasts for Cabo San Lucas (Baja California Sur)

MON Sep 20
29°C | 24°C

Patchy rain possible

TUE Sep 21
30°C | 26°C

Moderate rain

WED Sep 22
33°C | 26°C

Patchy rain possible

The best time of year to visit Cabo San Lucas in Mexico

Cabo San Lucas is known for extremely beautiful weather with an average of 360 sunny days per year. The proximity of the Sea of ​​Cortez and the Pacific Ocean ensures that the air humidity remains very low. In winter the maxium temperature averages between 25 to 27 degrees Celsius (77-80 Fahrenheit), but the mercury can even drop to 20 degrees Celsius (68 F). In summer it is on average 34 degrees Celsius (93 F), but it can also become a few degrees warmer. At night it cools down quite a bit in Cabo San Lucas, especially in the period from November to May.

Western Mexico has an hurricane season that falls in the same period as the hurricane season on the east coast. Tropical storms can migrate north / northwest to the coast of Mexico and provide unpredictable weather during the period July to November.

Here are some average weather facts we collected from our historical climate data:

  • On average, the temperatures are always high.
  • The months of September have a high chance of precipitation.
  • Cabo San Lucas has dry periods in January, February, March, April, May, June, July, November and December.
  • The warmest month is August with an average maximum temperature of 34°C (93°F).
  • The coldest month is January with an average maximum temperature of 25°C (77°F).
  • September is the most wet month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • June is the driest month.
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