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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 28.1°C 27.8°C
Night air temperature 26.1°C 27.8°C
Cloudiness 60.4% 71.4%
Sea water temperature * 29.6°C 29.3°C
Rainy days / Precipitation total 2 days (29.4 mm.) 5 days (91.5 mm.)
Sunny hours ** 5 h. 43 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?
On a charts below you can compare air temperature, sea water temperature and precipitations at selected resorts. Values are calculated based on the data for the last three years.

Monthly air temperature, °C

Air temperature:

Monthly sea water temperature, °C

Monthly precipitation totals, mm

So what is the best time for vacation at 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 31.5 °C
July 31.5 °C
September 30.7 °C
Warmest sea temp:
August 29.4 °C
September 29.3 °C
July 29.1 °C
Rainiest months:
October 10 days
September 9 days
November 7 days


Sunniest months:
March 22 days
April 19 days
February 18 days
Warmest months:
March 31.9 °C
April 31.7 °C
May 31.3 °C
Warmest sea temp:
May 30.3 °C
April 30.2 °C
June 29.8 °C
Rainiest months:
October 16 days
September 15 days
June 15 days