Cuba has a Caribbean subtropical climate with rainy hot and humid weather in summer and mild weather in winter. Being in the Northern Hemisphere, these periods coincide with the periods in North America and Europe. The hurricane season is from June to November.

Weather in Cuba

Summer in Cuba

Summer in Cuba is from June to August. These are the hottest months and some people (including Cubans!) Consider the heat very intense. On the eastern side of the island, temperatures rise to 38 ° C, which can be quite unpleasant in combination with high humidity.

Hurricanes in Cuba

The hurricane season is from July to November, with September and October being the months with the highest probability of cyclone activity. September and October are out of season for travel to Cuba. As a result of these tropical storms, there is, on average, more rain during these months.

Other places in Cuba

The rest of the year in Cuba generally enjoys beautiful warm weather. December, January and February are the coldest months of the year in Cuba, where the average maximum daily temperature is 25°C and an average of 18°C at night. During these winter months in Cuba, occasional cold fronts can get down from North America, during which temperatures can drop to about 10°C at night for several days for several days. These cold queues may or may not be accompanied by rain.

In the summer months and during the hurricane there is more precipitation. Even during these months, the rain usually comes in short afternoon cracks, which can be a pleasant relief from the heat.

Weather in Havana


The capital Havana is located in northwestern Cuba on the north coast. The maximum temperatures in Havana are 31-32°C in July to September and the coldest is 19°C from December to February.

In Havana, rainfall is 1,200 mm per year, of which more than 100 mm a month falls in the hot and rainy season, from May to October. From December to February, rains are slightly more frequent than in the southeast. The amount of sunshine on the peaks of Cuba in the spring, in Havana is an average of 8 hours of sunshine a day every month.

When to fly to Cuba

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Price of the cheapest return flight from London to Havana, EUR

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