Weather in February in Mexico

Many people wonder what the weather conditions are in February in Mexico. Is this month a good time to go to Mexico? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Mexico in February?

The weather in Mexico in February ranges from pleasant to perfect depending on the destination.

During February in Mexico, the temperature ranges from moderate in Ciudad Juárez with 17°C (63°F) to very high temperatures in Tapachula with 35°C (94°F). Minimum nighttime temperatures generally drop to 19°C (65°F) in Tapachula and 0°C (32°F) in Ciudad Juárez.

Precipitation in February ranges from almost non in Salina Cruz with an average of 2mm (0.1inch) rainfall to moderate in Villahermosa with 81mm (3.2inch). It is also generally a sunny month with an average of 240 hours of sunshine in Playa del Carmen during the whole month.

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

Where to go in Mexico in February

Find the average weather conditions in February for the most popular destinations in Mexico 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 Mexico

What is the weather like in February for the 5 most popular destinations in Mexico?

Average weather in Playa del Carmen

In February Playa del Carmen generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 29°C (83°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 18°C (64°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Playa del Carmen
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   January January
<<  
28°C / 82°F 
18°C / 64°F 
222 hours 
63mm / 2.5inch 
8 days 
29°C / 83°F 
18°C / 64°F 
240 hours 
52mm / 2inch 
4 days 
March   >> March
>>  
30°C / 86°F 
19°C / 66°F 
270 hours 
27mm / 1.1inch 
4 days 
Climate in Playa del Carmen

Average weather in Mexico City

In February Mexico City generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 23°C (74°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 9°C (48°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Mexico City
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   January January
<<  
22°C / 72°F 
8°C / 46°F 
233 hours 
8mm / 0.3inch 
2 days 
23°C / 74°F 
9°C / 48°F 
234 hours 
7mm / 0.3inch 
3 days 
March   >> March
>>  
26°C / 78°F 
11°C / 51°F 
264 hours 
9mm / 0.4inch 
4 days 
Climate in Mexico City

Average weather in Puerto Peñasco

In February Puerto Peñasco generally has pleasant temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 20°C (69°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 11°C (51°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Puerto Peñasco
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   January January
<<  
19°C / 67°F 
9°C / 49°F 
8mm / 0.3inch 
1 day 
20°C / 69°F 
11°C / 51°F 
7mm / 0.3inch 
1 day 
March   >> March
>>  
23°C / 74°F 
12°C / 54°F 
6mm / 0.2inch 
1 day 
Climate in Puerto Peñasco

Average weather in Cancún

In February Cancún generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 30°C (85°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 20°C (69°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Cancún
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   January January
<<  
28°C / 83°F 
20°C / 68°F 
106mm / 4.2inch 
9 days 
30°C / 85°F 
20°C / 69°F 
51mm / 2inch 
6 days 
March   >> March
>>  
31°C / 87°F 
21°C / 70°F 
44mm / 1.7inch 
5 days 
Climate in Cancún

Average weather in Puerto Vallarta

In February Puerto Vallarta generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 27°C (80°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 16°C (61°F) and almost non monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Puerto Vallarta
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   January January
<<  
27°C / 80°F 
17°C / 62°F 
35mm / 1.4inch 
2 days 
27°C / 80°F 
16°C / 61°F 
4mm / 0.2inch 
1 days 
March   >> March
>>  
27°C / 81°F 
17°C / 63°F 
2mm / 0.1inch 
1 days 
Climate in Puerto Vallarta

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Is February the best time to go to Mexico?

In our opinion February is one of the best times to visit Mexico with commonly perfect weather in Playa del Carmen. However, the weather conditions may vary depending on your destination.

On average the best time to visit Mexico is in January, February, March and December with generally perfect weather in Playa del Carmen. The worst month is October that can have poor weather conditions.

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