Cuba
weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Cuba

The best time to visit Cuba is January through June and September through December. In this period you have a hot temperature and little precipitation. On the island of Cuba, the warmest month is July with 91°F and the coldest is January with 78°F. The water temperature is 88°F at its highest and in other months it can be 79°F.

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In the table below you can quickly see the average monthly weather in Cuba, the monthly temperatures or when the precipitation is the highest. Average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate Cuba by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 78 81 83 87 88 89 91 91 89 86 82 80
Water temperature (°F) 79 79 81 82 84 86 86 88 88 86 82 81
Precipitation (inch) 10 10 5 15 24 28 27 35 38 32 12 7

Weather data from: Havana




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Cuba weather

The weather for Cuba over the next 14 days will be 81°F till 84° with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain. The water temperature will be 72°F.

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

5-day weather forecast Cuba

Weather
Max/min
Water
Rain
Wind
Tuesday
4 october
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81°F
64°F
72°F
0 in
5 m/s
Wednesday
5 october
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81°F
73°F
72°F
0 in
4 m/s
Thursday
6 october
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81°F
75°F
72°F
0.3 in
6 m/s
Friday
7 october
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82°F
75°F
72°F
0.1 in
7 m/s
Saturday
8 october
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82°F
75°F
72°F
0 in
7 m/s

View the 14 day weather forecast for Cuba


Climate Cuba

Cuba has a tropical savanna climate. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Cuba is 56° degrees and there is about 244 inch 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.

Cuba

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 78 81 83 87 88 89 91 91 89 86 82 80
Night temp. (°F) 65 66 67 71 74 76 76 77 76 74 70 68
Water temp. (°F) 79 79 81 82 84 86 86 88 88 86 82 81
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 10 10 5 15 24 28 27 35 38 32 12 7
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

Weather data from: Havana

Cuba weather by month

What is the average Cuba weather like in a given month? 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 1,344 miles from United States (New York → Havana).

How long is the flight to Cuba?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Cuba is approximately 6 h. 30 min.

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What are the largest airports in Cuba?

These are the largest airports in Cuba:

  • José Martí International Airport (HAV) in Havana
  • Playa Baracoa Airport (UPB) in Havana
  • Antonio Maceo International Airport (SCU) in Santiago de Cuba
  • Ignacio Agramonte International Airport (CMW) in Camagüey
  • Frank Pais International Airport (HOG) in Holguín
  • Mariana Grajales Airport (GAO) in Guantánamo
  • Hermanos Ameijeiras Airport (VTU) in Las Tunas
  • Carlos Manuel de Cespedes Airport (BYM) in Bayamo
  • Jaime Gonzalez Airport (CFG) in Cienfuegos
  • Maximo Gomez Airport (AVI) in Ciego de Ávila

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How many inhabitants does Cuba have?

Cuba has 11,221,060 inhabitants.

How big is Cuba?

The surface area of Cuba is 68,283 mi². It is 4x smaller than United States.

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 for payment.

Exchange rates on 4 October 2022

  • 1 US dollar = 26.50 Cuban peso
  • 1 Cuban peso = 0.038 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 2,650.00 Cuban peso
  • 100 Cuban peso = 3.77 US dollar

What is the area code of Cuba?

The area code to call Cuba is +53.