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Cuba Weather


Enjoy the Cuban beaches all year round

When is the weather at its best?

It’s more comfortable from November through to April, because the temperatures are warm but not stifling and there’s less chance of rain. This is also the perfect time to get away from the cold British winter!

How hot does Cuba get in the summer?

The summer temperature is around 30C during the day and around 23C at night. It can be much more humid and uncomfortable.

The Rainy Season (May – October)

The weather in Cuba changes from May to October during the rainy season. Despite being called "the rainy season", the rain is rarely constant and the weather will will be warm. If you enjoy sightseeing rather than relaxing in the sun – or you’re coming to do a course – then visiting in the rainy season will be cheaper but just as enjoyable.

The Hurricane Season (August – October)

Like any other Caribbean island, Cuba sometimes gets a hurricane visit, especially between the months of August and October. Don’t let it put you off coming because the Cuba weather can be fantastic and it is the cheapest period in the holiday season. However, be aware that a hurricane can have an impact on 

Events and Festivals

Cubans are passionate about music and dance so although the winter months are generally quieter in Cuba there is still plenty of activities to entertain you. The Annual Festival Internacional de Ballet takes place in October, and the acclaimed Festival International de Jazz (International Jazz Festival) take place in February.

For movie buffs the Festival del Nuevo Cine Latinoamericano (Cuban’s film festival) is a must-see event.

Don’t let the dark, icy winters get you down, come and experience our beautiful Cuba weather instead.

For details on events and festivals in Cuba, please see our calendar. Which one will you choose?

weather in Cuba

More detailed information on weather in Cuba can be found on our Cuba weather page, including month-by-month guides to help you choose the best time to visit.

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