Best Time To Visit Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Best Time To Go To Punta Cana

The weather in Punta Cana is pretty much the same throughout the year, with the average temperature staying around 30 degree Celsius.

  • Peak Season: December to March is when the crowds descend on the gorgeous sands of Punta Cana. If you like company, visit around this time but remember to book in advance. If you are more solitary, visit around March to May.
  • Off Season: The off season is around June to November and this is when the hurricane season is in full swing too. Expect rain and wet sands. Needless to say, you will find exceptional bargains in this season.

Climate in Punta Cana

Know weather for your travel dates:

26-Apr-2018
Today 26 Apr

83

74

Humid throughout the day and partly cloudy starting in the afternoon.

Wind:2.57 m/s

Humidity:84%

Precipitation:0.03%

  • Fri 27 Apr
    83 | 75

    Humid and partly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Sat 28 Apr
    84 | 74

    Humid and partly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Sun 29 Apr
    83 | 75

    Partly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Mon 30 Apr
    85 | 73

    Mostly cloudy until evening.

  • Tue 01 May
    84 | 74

    Partly cloudy overnight.

  • Wed 02 May
    85 | 74

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Month wise Weather in Punta Cana

Average Temperature in Punta Cana by month

  • 80℉
  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 75℉

Minimum temperature: 59℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

Feb

Average temperature: 75℉

Minimum temperature: 64℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

Mar

Average temperature: 76℉

Minimum temperature: 66℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

Apr

Average temperature: 77℉

Minimum temperature: 66℉

Maximum temperature: 84℉

May

Average temperature: 79℉

Minimum temperature: 70℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Jun

Average temperature: 80℉

Minimum temperature: 72℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Jul

Average temperature: 82℉

Minimum temperature: 73℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Aug

Average temperature: 83℉

Minimum temperature: 73℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Sep

Average temperature: 82℉

Minimum temperature: 73℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Oct

Average temperature: 80℉

Minimum temperature: 72℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Nov

Average temperature: 78℉

Minimum temperature: 68℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Dec

Average temperature: 77℉

Minimum temperature: 68℉

Maximum temperature: 84℉

Highest temperature in Punta Cana is recorded as 89.6℉ in July, August and September.

Lowest temperature in Punta Cana is recorded as 59℉ in January.

Average Rain in Punta Cana by Month (in mm)

  • 80
  • 60
  • 40
  • 20 0
Jan

Average Rain: 76.32 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 2259.12 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 14.15 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 164.1 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 2.64 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 26.33 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 1.7 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 30.97 mm

May

Average Rain: 4.59 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 86.69 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 4.9 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 139.35 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 10.49 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 148.62 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 11.73 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 171.85 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 3.71 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 82.05 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 24.27 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 388.62 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 37.31 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 822.17 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 11.64 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 74.31 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Punta Cana is 2259.12 mm in January.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Punta Cana is April.

Average Humidity in Punta Cana by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 80%

Minimum Humidity: 69%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

Feb

Average Humidity: 82%

Minimum Humidity: 74%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

Mar

Average Humidity: 80%

Minimum Humidity: 69%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Apr

Average Humidity: 80%

Minimum Humidity: 72%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

May

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 76%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Jun

Average Humidity: 82%

Minimum Humidity: 74%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Jul

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 76%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Aug

Average Humidity: 81%

Minimum Humidity: 76%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

Sep

Average Humidity: 85%

Minimum Humidity: 77%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Oct

Average Humidity: 85%

Minimum Humidity: 76%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Nov

Average Humidity: 87%

Minimum Humidity: 77%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Dec

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 76%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Most humid month in Punta Cana is November.

Least humid month in Punta Cana is March.

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