Cuba weather in August

Many people wonder what kind of weather they can expect in August in Cuba. Is this month a good time to go to Cuba? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Cuba in August?

The weather conditions in Cuba in August range from tolerable to pleasant depending on the destination.

You can expect very warm maximum average daytime temperatures of around 32°C (89°F) and nighttime temperatures around 24°C (75°F) in Havana. On average, it is the month with the highest temperature of the year in Cuba. So be prepared and pack summer clothes.

Precipitation in August ranges from moderate in Guantanamo with an average of 49mm (1.9inch) rainfall to heavy in Cienfuegos with 162mm (6.4inch). It is also generally a sunny period with an average of 261 hours of sunshine in Havana during the entire month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to find out more about the different weather conditions per location in Cuba.

Where to go in Cuba in August

Find the average weather conditions in August for the most popular destinations in Cuba on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

Popular destinations in Cuba

What is the weather like in August for the 5 most popular destinations in Cuba?

Average weather in Havana

In August Havana generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 32°C (89°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (75°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Havana
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
31°C / 89°F 
24°C / 75°F 
278 hours 
107mm / 4.2inch 
9 days 
32°C / 89°F 
24°C / 75°F 
261 hours 
97mm / 3.8inch 
10 days 
31°C / 88°F 
24°C / 75°F 
228 hours 
147mm / 5.8inch 
11 days 
Climate in Havana

Average weather in Cabo Cruz

In August Cabo Cruz generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 33°C (92°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (76°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Cabo Cruz
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
33°C / 91°F 
24°C / 75°F 
82mm / 3.2inch 
33°C / 92°F 
24°C / 76°F 
85mm / 3.3inch 
33°C / 91°F 
24°C / 74°F 
99mm / 3.9inch 
Climate in Cabo Cruz

Average weather in Cienfuegos

In August Cienfuegos generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 32°C (90°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 22°C (72°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Cienfuegos
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
32°C / 90°F 
22°C / 72°F 
120mm / 4.7inch 
11 days 
32°C / 90°F 
22°C / 72°F 
162mm / 6.4inch 
13 days 
32°C / 89°F 
22°C / 71°F 
175mm / 6.9inch 
13 days 
Climate in Cienfuegos

Average weather in Guantanamo

In August Guantanamo generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 33°C (91°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 25°C (77°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Guantanamo
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
33°C / 91°F 
25°C / 77°F 
25mm / 1inch 
33°C / 91°F 
25°C / 77°F 
49mm / 1.9inch 
32°C / 90°F 
25°C / 77°F 
92mm / 3.6inch 
Climate in Guantanamo

Average weather in Ciego de Ávila

In August Ciego de Ávila generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 33°C (92°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (74°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Ciego de Ávila
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
33°C / 92°F 
24°C / 74°F 
138mm / 5.4inch 
33°C / 92°F 
24°C / 74°F 
144mm / 5.7inch 
32°C / 90°F 
23°C / 73°F 
191mm / 7.5inch 
Climate in Ciego de Ávila

Is your destination not in the list? Have a look at other destinations in Cuba.

Is August the best time to go to Cuba?

In our opinion August is a good time to visit Cuba with commonly pleasant weather in Havana. However, the weather conditions may vary depending on your destination.

On average the best time to visit Cuba is in January, February, March, April, November and December with generally perfect weather in Havana. The worst month is June that can have unpleasant weather conditions.

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