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Climate in Playa del Carmen (Quintana Roo), Mexico

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.

Average day and night temperature

The mean minimum and maximum temperatures over the year.

Monthly precipitation

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

Forecast for Playa del Carmen

Sat   May 18
34°C | 27°C
SE 25 km/h
almost clear and no rain

almost clear and no rain

Sun   May 19
34°C | 27°C
S 22 km/h
0.5 mm
partly cloudy and small chance of slight rain

partly cloudy and small chance of slight rain

Mon   May 20
35°C | 27°C
S 14 km/h
1.6 mm
partly cloudy and small chance of rain

partly cloudy and small chance of rain

The best time of year to visit Playa del Carmen in Mexico

The rainy season in Playa del Carmen starts in June and lasts until October. During this period it can rain everyday, usually heavy downpours in the end of the afternoon. The other months of the year see a lot less rainfall.

Something you should keep in mind if you're travelling to Playa del Carmen is the hurricane season. The hurricane season runs from June to November. Best not to visit Playa del Carmen during these months. The best time to visit Playa del Carmen is from November until April. During these months the rainfall is very limited and there is only a small chance of hurricanes.

The best time to visit is during the drier months: February, March and April.

Other facts from our historical weather data:

  • Which months have the greatest rainfall in Playa del Carmen?
    Most rainfall (rainy season) is seen in June, September and October.
  • Which is the hottest month in Playa del Carmen?
    August has an average maximum temperature of 31°C and is the hottest month of the year.
  • Which is the coolest month in Playa del Carmen?
    The coolest month is January with an average maximum temperature of 27°C.
  • Which is the wettest month in Playa del Carmen?
    October tops the wettest month list with 206 mm of rainfall.
  • Which is the driest month in Playa del Carmen?
    March is the driest month with 35 mm of precipitation.
  • Which is the sunniest month in Playa del Carmen?
    March is the sunniest month with an average of 270 hours of sunshine.

  • No idea where to travel to this year? We have a tool that recommends destinations based on your ideal conditions. Find out where to go with our weather planner.