Cuba weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Cuba

The best time to visit in Cuba is from January until December, when you will have a pleasant till hot temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Cuba is 33°C in July and the lowest is 26°C in January. The water temperature is between 26°C and 31°C.

Cuba has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Cuba or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Cuba by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 26 27 28 31 31 32 33 33 32 30 28 27
Water temp. (°C) 26 26 27 28 29 30 30 31 31 30 28 27
Precipitation (mm) 26 26 13 37 62 72 69 89 96 82 31 17
Climate data from city: Havana

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14 day weather forecast Cuba

The weather for in Cuba will be 33° till 31° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Cuba is based on the weather conditions in the city of Havana.

Weather forecast this week

Sunday 19 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
23°
30° 1.3 mm 30% 3 m/s 3
Monday 20 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
23°
30° 11.0 mm 80% 3 m/s 6
Tuesday 21 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
24°
30° 10.4 mm 80% 3 m/s 4
Wednesday 22 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
23°
30° 4.6 mm 60% 3 m/s 9
Thursday 23 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
24°
30° 11.3 mm 80% 2 m/s 4
Friday 24 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
23°
30° 0.1 mm 20% 3 m/s 8
Saturday 25 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
23°
30° 0.1 mm 20% 2 m/s 6

Weather forecast next week

Sunday 26 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
22°
30° 8.4 mm 75% 2 m/s 6
Monday 27 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
22°
30° 0.8 mm 20% 3 m/s 3
Tuesday 28 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
24°
30° 0.1 mm 20% 3 m/s 3
Wednesday 29 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
22°
30° 13.3 mm 80% 3 m/s 3
Thursday 30 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
22°
30° 3.3 mm 50% 4 m/s 6
Friday 1 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
22°
30° 5.9 mm 65% 2 m/s 3
Saturday 2 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
23°
30° 2.4 mm 45% 2 m/s 6

Climate Cuba

Cuba has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Cuba is 30° degrees and there is about 620 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 138 days a year with an average humidity of 76% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Cuba

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 26 27 28 31 31 32 33 33 32 30 28 27
Night temp. (°C) 18 19 20 22 23 24 25 25 24 23 21 20
Water temp. (°C) 26 26 27 28 29 30 30 31 31 30 28 27
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 26 26 13 37 62 72 69 89 96 82 31 17
Days with rain 11 9 9 12 18 22 21 25 25 21 14 10
Dry days 20 19 22 18 13 8 10 6 5 10 16 21
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 8 9 9 11 11 12 9 9 7 6 6
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 2
UV-index 5 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 6
Climate data from city: Havana

Cuba weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Cuba? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Cuba?

Cuba lies in a straight line about 11,869 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Havana).

How long is the flight to Cuba?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Cuba is approximately 15 hours.

What are the largest airports in Cuba?

These are the largest airports in Cuba:

How many inhabitants are there in Cuba?

Cuba has approximately 11,221,060 inhabitants.

How big is Cuba?

The area of Cuba is around 109,886 km². It is 11x smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Cuba?

The capital of Cuba is Havana.

What is the currency of Cuba?

In Cuba the Cuban peso (CUP) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 19 September 2021

  • 1 Cuban peso = 1.72 South African rand
  • 1 South African rand = 0.58 Cuban peso
  • 10 Cuban peso = 17.18 South African rand
  • 10 South African rand = 5.82 Cuban peso
  • 100 Cuban peso = 171.82 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 58.22 Cuban peso

What is the area code of Cuba?

The area code to call Cuba is +53.