Menu

 

Join the 4 million people that use our sites to find expert travel advice

 

MEET THE EDITORS 

mark-hodson david-wickers
The Sunday Times Travel writers Mark Hodson and David Wickers.

RECOMMENDED BY 

Recommended by The Times, Which and Daily Mail

Cuba weather in July

By Mark Hodson, Sunday Times Travel Writer

July is a transition month in Cuba. Temperatures are hot, the sea is warm and humidity is high, but it’s low season. This is mainly because it’s summer in the USA, Canada and Europe and fewer people want to escape to the Caribbean, so prices are low.

Hurricane season officially starts on 1 June in Cuba, but you’d be extremely unlucky to be affected in July. Hurricanes are most likely to happen from mid August to mid October.

Instead, you can expect daytime temperatures of 31-34ºC and sultry nights (minimum 24ºC). You’ll enjoy an average of nine hours of daily sunshine, and sea temperatures are close to 30ºC – very warm indeed.

If you’re looking for holiday bargains in July, try Cuba Direct, a UK-based specialist that has access to great hotel rates. It’s generally no cheaper to book independently to Cuba, and the red tape can be difficult.

* Did you know you can save up to 40% on holiday prices? See all the latest deals.We publish new deals most weeks and you can get them delivered to your inbox by entering your email address below.

Note: All the travel companies featured on this site are personally recommended by our editors. Companies pay us a flat annual fee; we don’t get any additional payments if you click on their sites or make a booking. Those fees pay for the upkeep of our site, so we can keep it current and reliable. See more about how we work.