Silky white beaches, aquamarine waters, lush jungles and an abundance of sunshine draw tourists to Playa del Carmen year-round. Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula enjoys balmy weather tempered by cool sea breezes throughout the year, but the best time to visit is generally during the dry season lasting from late October through May. During these months the weather is pleasantly warm with cool nights and little rainfall and humidity. Temperatures rise slightly from June through September with the increased humidity making it seem hotter. The rainy season runs from June through early October. Though the Caribbean's hurricane season lasts from June 1 through November 30, peak months for Mexico's coastal areas are September and October.
Monthly averages for temperature and precipitation are provided below. To view a list of Playa del Carmen resorts and obtain a price quote, click here.