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Best place for vacation: Cancun or Phuket?

Choosing between Cancun and Phuket? Check weather condition for both resorts to understand which one is better for you.
Please check current weather condition and two weeks weather forecast.
  Cancun   Phuket
Current weather
Day air temperature 85.9°F 82.1°F
Night air temperature 80.1°F 80.4°F
Cloudiness 40.8% 72.3%
Sea water temperature * 85.1°F 86.2°F
Rainy days / Precipitation total 0 days 13 days (3.9 in.)
Sunny hours ** 8 h. 45 min. 4 h. 27 min.
7 days forecast 7 days forecast
* Sea water temperature values are collected within last 24 hours.
** Sunny hours are calculated based on the average daily number of hours while sunlight can reach the ground. It depends on day length and cloudiness during the day.
What is the best time for you vacation?
You can compare air temperature, sea water temperature and precipitations for selected resorts at charts below. Values are calculated based on the data for the last three years.

Monthly air temperature, °F

Air temperature:

Monthly sea water temperature, °F

Monthly precipitation totals, in

So what is the best time for vacation in Cancun or Phuket?
Please check table below to find warmest and sunniest resorts that are good for swimming and sunbathing.


Sunniest months:
July 16 days
April 15 days
August 14 days
Warmest months:
August 88.8 °F
July 88.7 °F
September 87.3 °F
Warmest sea temp:
August 85.0 °F
September 84.7 °F
July 84.4 °F
Rainiest months:
October 9 days
September 9 days
June 8 days


Sunniest months:
March 22 days
February 19 days
April 19 days
Warmest months:
March 89.3 °F
April 88.9 °F
May 88.3 °F
Warmest sea temp:
May 86.7 °F
April 86.4 °F
June 85.8 °F
Rainiest months:
September 15 days
October 15 days
July 15 days
Units of measurement: °C / °F