Best Time to Visit Cabo, Mexico: Weather + Activities

Just like so many visitors from around the world, we love everything about this Mexican jewel, located on the southern tip of the Baja California Peninsula.

To help with your vacation planning, we’ve put together this guide on the best time to visit Cabo San Lucas, Mexico – with a breakdown of the monthly activities and weather.

The best times to visit Cabo for great weather

Generally (in our, ahem, expert view), the absolute best months to go Cabo are May, June, October and November.

Best time to visit Cabo for fewer crowds and deals

If avoiding crowds is high on your priority list, then the best time to visit Cabo is in August and September.

Best time to travel to Cabo for water sports

October and November – the months with the best water visibility – are also the best for snorkeling and scuba diving in Cabo.

Activities and Cabo weather in August

Temperatures rise to the mid-90s F (low to mid-30s C), making August the hottest month of the year. August is the beginning of the sea turtle season.

Credit: Rancho Carisuva

Activities and Cabo weather in September

High temperatures combined with the high humidity make swimming, snorkeling and chilling by the pool the most appealing activities.

Activities and Cabo weather in October

The weather in late October in Cabo is almost perfect. Snorkeling is great, as is scuba diving. They’re two of the prime things to do in Cabo San Lucas in October.

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