Playa del Carmen: December Weather Averages
|Sunshine Hours||8 hrs|
|Chance of Sunny Day||21 %|
|Rainfall days||2 days|
|Chance of Rain||18 %|
|Chance of Cloudy Day||15 %|
|Chance of Windy Day||29 %|
Averages for Playa del Carmen in December
December is a great time to visit Playa del Carmen in Mexico if you’re looking for clear blue skies and plenty of sunshine without the blistering heat that the summer season is known for. During December, the resort experiences similar weather to that of Tulum, with temperatures reaching up to 29°C at the hottest point of the day. The evenings cool down to around 22°C, making for some pleasant evening strolls along the beach.
Keep an eye out for bars and restaurants hosting Posadas over the festive period. Posadas are fantastic Christmas parties celebrated over the month when family and friends come together with music, dancing, food and drinks.
New Year’s Eve is also a huge celebration in Playa del Carmen, celebrated with parties throughout the resort. Head to the beach just before midnight where you can indulge in some cocktails and watch a firework display.
Golfers won’t want to miss the chance to play a few rounds on El Camaleón Golf Club. This 18-hole golf course features carts with GPS that provide you with detailed information about each hole.
If you’re holidaying with children, Xplor Adventure Park is a must during your visit. This natural park is the only one of its kind in the Riviera Maya where you can try adrenaline-pumping activities outdoors. Here you can have a go at zip lining, rafting, swimming in caves and amphibious driving amongst many other activities.
Families and couples looking for accommodation in Playa del Carmen should consider the Barrio Latino Hotel. Located amidst lush gardens, this hotel offers a series of room types, providing something to suit all group sizes and pockets. Guests can enjoy a free continental breakfast each morning, consisting of fresh fruit and pastries.
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