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Best time to visit Cayo Coco, Caribbean, Cuba

Our verdict

The best time to visit Cayo Coco is December-April

Want to know when to travel to Cayo Coco? Based on criteria such as the weather, cost of flights and hotels, and peak travel periods, December-April is the best time to go to Cayo Coco. Don’t just take our word for it though… We’ve put together loads of information below to help you decide, such as a monthly breakdown of the weather, what to pack, when to fly, and much more.

During the warmer months, temperatures in Cayo Coco can rise to a maximum of 34℃ (93℉). In the winter months, it can get down to as low as 18℃ (65℉) at night.

The sun stays up the longest in Cayo Coco in August, so you’ll get the most out of your daytime activities if you visit around this time. The wet season in Cayo Coco falls around May, so if you prefer the dryer weather, you should look to visit in February instead.

Learn everything you need to know (and none of the stuff you don’t) about when to go to Cayo Coco below. Be sure to check out the handy tools we’ve included to help you search for flights and transport, accommodation, and everything else you need to plan and book your trip.

Warmest month

August

Least rainfall

February

Most daylight

August

Cayo Coco seasons

Before you continue, it’s important to know when the seasons are in Cayo Coco as they might be different to yours depending on where in the world you’re travelling from. Cayo Coco is in the Northern Hemisphere, so the seasons fall during these months:

SeasonMonths
Summer June to August
Autumn/fall September to November
Winter December to February
Spring March to May

Average temperatures in Cayo Coco

If the temperature is a big factor for you to help you decide when to visit, the chart below shows the average minimum and maximum temperatures in Cayo Coco for each month side-by-side so you can easily see the difference in weather throughout the year. To see the temperatures in both Celsius (°C) and Fahrenheit (°F), hover or tap the shaded boxes on the graph.

Cayo Coco climate by month

If you already have a rough idea about which months you might want to travel, the section below shows a detailed breakdown of the climate in Cayo Coco for each month so you can see if it all suits your wants and needs. Scroll down, or use the quick menu below to jump to your preferred month.

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OCT
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DEC

Cayo Coco in January

  • Average temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average low temperature: 20℃ (67℉)
  • Average humidity: 78%
  • Average sunny days: 12 days
  • Average rainfall: 20mm (1") over 13 days
12 days
of pure sunshine
13 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cayo Coco in January, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Cayo Coco in February

  • Average temperature: 24℃ (74℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average low temperature: 20℃ (68℉)
  • Average humidity: 75%
  • Average sunny days: 14 days
  • Average rainfall: 15mm (1") over 9 days
14 days
of pure sunshine
9 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cayo Coco in February, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Cayo Coco in March

  • Average temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (83℉)
  • Average low temperature: 20℃ (69℉)
  • Average humidity: 71%
  • Average sunny days: 14 days
  • Average rainfall: 16mm (1") over 12 days
14 days
of pure sunshine
12 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cayo Coco in March, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Cayo Coco in April

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (87℉)
  • Average low temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average humidity: 72%
  • Average sunny days: 10 days
  • Average rainfall: 33mm (1") over 15 days
10 days
of pure sunshine
15 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cayo Coco in April, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays pretty warm most of the time.


Cayo Coco in May

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (87℉)
  • Average low temperature: 23℃ (74℉)
  • Average humidity: 76%
  • Average sunny days: 8 days
  • Average rainfall: 76mm (3") over 20 days
8 days
of pure sunshine
20 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cayo Coco in May, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Cayo Coco in June

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average high temperature: 31℃ (89℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (76℉)
  • Average humidity: 79%
  • Average sunny days: 9 days
  • Average rainfall: 42mm (2") over 18 days
9 days
of pure sunshine
18 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cayo Coco in June, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Cayo Coco in July

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average high temperature: 32℃ (90℉)
  • Average low temperature: 25℃ (76℉)
  • Average humidity: 78%
  • Average sunny days: 8 days
  • Average rainfall: 47mm (2") over 18 days
8 days
of pure sunshine
18 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cayo Coco in July, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Cayo Coco in August

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (83℉)
  • Average high temperature: 32℃ (90℉)
  • Average low temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average humidity: 79%
  • Average sunny days: 6 days
  • Average rainfall: 61mm (2") over 22 days
6 days
of pure sunshine
22 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cayo Coco in August, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Cayo Coco in September

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 31℃ (88℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (76℉)
  • Average humidity: 81%
  • Average sunny days: 5 days
  • Average rainfall: 63mm (2") over 21 days
5 days
of pure sunshine
21 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cayo Coco in September, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.

Cayo Coco in October

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (80℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (86℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average humidity: 82%
  • Average sunny days: 5 days
  • Average rainfall: 68mm (3") over 23 days
5 days
of pure sunshine
23 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cayo Coco in October, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Cayo Coco in November

  • Average temperature: 25℃ (76℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average low temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average humidity: 80%
  • Average sunny days: 7 days
  • Average rainfall: 29mm (1") over 17 days
7 days
of pure sunshine
17 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cayo Coco in November, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Cayo Coco in December

  • Average temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average low temperature: 21℃ (69℉)
  • Average humidity: 80%
  • Average sunny days: 12 days
  • Average rainfall: 22mm (1") over 11 days
12 days
of pure sunshine
11 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cayo Coco in December, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Top FAQs

The hottest month of the year in Cayo Coco is usually August, where temperatures tend to rise to around 32℃ (90℉) in the middle of the day or early afternoon.
The month with the least amount of rain in Cayo Coco is generally around February. The dry season often coincides with cooler weather, so you should check the temperatures in February first to make sure it’s still a good time to go.
The rainiest time of year in Cayo Coco is generally around May, although the wetter season can sometimes extend a few months either side of May too.
If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Cayo Coco, or if you're just afraid of the dark, the days in August are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset.

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