Climate in Punta Cana: when to go

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Annual average climate in Punta Cana

Here is a summary of the year-round climatic averages in Punta Cana:

  • Minimum annual temperature: 23°C
  • Average annual temperature: 27°C
  • Maximum annual temperature: 31°C
  • Precipitation: 156 mm/month (with 19 rainy days/month)

Monthly climate normals

Min / Max Precipitation
January 21 ° / 29 ° 133mm / 19 days
february 21 ° / 29 ° 95mm / 17 days
March 21 ° / 30 ° -
April 22 ° / 30 ° -
may 23 ° / 31 ° 198mm / 18 days
June 24 ° / 32 ° 167mm / 19 days
July 24 ° / 32 ° 152mm / 18 days
August 24 ° / 32 ° 184mm / 19 days
September 24 ° / 32 ° -
October 23 ° / 32 ° 174mm / 21 days
November 23 ° / 31 ° 142mm / 19 days
December 22 ° / 30 ° 158mm / 19 days

These weather forecasts were generated using values ​​from the PUNTA CANA INTL weather station. This one is located in the Dominican Republic, 5 km from Punta Cana and is located at an altitude of 14 meters.





The best time to go (and the one to avoid)

We also provide some additional details that should allow you to choose the right month for your trip, or the periods to avoid.


Which are the hottest months in Punta Cana?

In Punta Cana, the months of the year with the highest maximum temperatures are:
June (with 32°C), September (with 32°C), July (with 32°C), …

What are the coldest months?

The months of the year that register the lowest average temperatures in Punta Cana are:
January (with 25°C), february (with 25°C), March (with 26°C), …

Which are the driest months in Punta Cana?

In Punta Cana, the months of the year with the fewest rainy days are:
february (with 17 rainy days/month), July (with 18 rainy days/month), may (with 18 rainy days/month), …


What are the rainiest months?

The months with the most rainy days in Punta Cana are:
October (with 21 rainy days/month), August (with 19 rainy days/month), January (with 19 rainy days/month), …

What is the weather around?

Nearby cities with a similar climate

Cities around Punta Cana may experience very similar weather:
Otra Banda (28 km from Punta Cana), …

Around Punta Cana

You might also be interested in these cities:
Santo Domingo (157 km from Punta Cana), …

In the Dominican Republic

Check the climate forecasts for other major cities in the Dominican Republic:
Santo Domingo (157 km from Punta Cana), Puerto Plata (275 km), Santa Cruz de Barahona (288 km), …

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