The hottest month in Akumal Beach is August when the average maximum temperature is 32°, average temperature is 28° and average minimum temperature is 24°.
The coolest month in Akumal Beach is January when the average maximum temperature is 26°, average temperature is 23° and average minimum temperature is 19°.
The longest days in Akumal Beach are in June, with an average of 13.4 hours of daylight per day. December has the shortest days with an average of 10.9 hours of daylight per day.
The sunniest days in Akumal Beach are in March which has the most hours of sunshine per day with an average of 7.3 hours of sunshine per day, making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover. October has the least sunshine with an average of 6 hours of sunshine per day, making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.
The ultraviolet index is the highest in May when it reaches 13.2 and lowest in December when it reaches 6.9.
An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.
The warmest sea water temperatures in Akumal Beach are found in September when they peak at 29° and lowest in February when they dip to 25°.
The sea is best for swimming between May and December when the temperature is above 27° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.
The wettest month in Akumal Beach is September with 116.9cm of rain and the most days of rain with 12.9 days with some rain, a very wet time to visit the beach.
The driest month in Akumal Beach is January with 30.2cm of rain and April has the fewest days of rain with 2.8 days with some rain, a slightly wet time to visit the beach.
The most humid month in Akumal Beach is August with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 26° which is very uncomfortable and fairly oppressive unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning.
The least humid month in Akumal Beach is January with a dew point of 21° which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach.
The most windy month in Akumal Beach is March when the average maximum windspeed is 29kmh and the average wind speed is 15kmh.
The least windy month in Akumal Beach is September when the average maximum windspeed is 23kmh and the average wind speed is 9kmh.