People often ask when is the best time to have their wedding in Mexico. Though Mexico has some of the most gorgeous weather almost year around, it’s smart to plan your special day after rainy season, especially if you want an outdoor ceremony. There are also several festivals and holidays you might be interested to take in during your stay, such as Annual Puerto Vallarta Gourmet Festival in November or Dia del los Muertos.

Puerto Vallarta

One of the reasons for going to Vallarta is the weather, with its average of 330 days of sunshine a year. Puerto Vallarta average temperatures at night usually stay pretty warm: around 70-75 F.

The Puerto Vallarta rainy season lasts from June to October, with most of the rain falling in August and September. Though after a hot and sunny day the heavy rains can be really refreshing.

During the summer temperatures in Vallarta can go up into the 90’s, and because of the humidity it feels even hotter.
In fall, winter and spring it’s not as humid, and temperatures most of the time stay in the 80’s, the perfect weather for visiting Puerto Vallarta. Even in this period night temperatures won’t go below the 60’s. Ocean water temperatures in Puerto Vallarta go high into the 80’s in August and September, slowly cooling down into the low 70’s in May.

Puerto Vallarta Temperatures

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Highs 80 80 81 83 85 88 89 90 90 89 85 81
Lows 62 62 63 65 70 75 75 75 75 73 68 64

Cancun / Riviera Maya

Average daytime winter temperatures in Cancun are in the mid 80’s F (29 C) with evenings in the upper 60’s F (19-20 C), so it can be a bit chilly at night.
In summer season Cancun weather gets a little hotter, as well as in Playa del Carmen, with daytime temperatures around 90 F (32 C) and evening temperatures in the mid 70’s F (24 C).

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Highs 81 82 84 85 88 89 90 90 89 87 84 82
Lows 67 68 71 73 77 78 78 77 76 74 72 69


Mazatlan weather, as most Mexico vacation spots, is very comfortable. Temperatures in Mazatlan during the day are regularly around 84 F, and the rainy season just takes a minor portion of the year. The rainy season in Mazatlan is from May to September, the rainiest period being July to September. The rain mainly comes in the late afternoon or early morning.

The climate in Mazatlan in summer months is much more humid and a little hotter. It is mainly the humidity that will make you sweat. It’s almost 80 F at night and above 90 F during the day.

The ocean water temperatures range from 65 degrees (F) in wintertime to 75 degrees in summertime.

Mazatlan Temperatures

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Highs 80 82 84 85 88 89 91 91 92 88 84 82
Lows 67 68 71 73 76 77 78 77 77 75 71 69

Los Cabos

Cabo San Lucas weather boasts nearly 360 warm, sunny days throughout the year.

The average annual rainfall in Cabo San Lucas is 10 inches, almost all of the rain falls from June to September during the rainy season.
The hottest months are July an August, the coldest months are January and February.
The average air temperatures in winter go from 50 to 80º F., in summer they go from 70 to 100º F.

The average ocean water temperature in this part of Mexico is 72º F., but from June till October water temperatures can go up to 85 degrees.
The stormy season runs from July to October.
At the Pacific Ocean side of Los Cabos temperatures are generally 10º F. cooler than at the Sea of Cortés.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Highs 74 77 81 86 89 94 96 95 94 90 83 77
Lows 54 55 56 58 61 66 73 75 75 68 63 58