Avg weather in December
10 Hrs per day
7 mm per month
84 % avg
9 Mph avg

Varadero Weather in December

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What’s the weather like in Varadero in December?

The location of Varadero on the north coast of Cuba means the resort has a lovely Caribbean climate. December is a great time to visit with plenty of sunshine and far less rain than previous months. It’s quieter too, which means there’s a chance you’ll have the entire beach to yourself.

Geographical influences

Varadero is home to a 20km stretch of Atlantic Ocean coastline. Because it’s so close to the equator, temperatures don’t vary much. Thankfully, the island is in the path of the trade winds from the northeast which helps to control Varadero’s weather in December.


The average temperature is 27°C in December, with the possibility of it dropping to 17°C at night. This is a significantly drier time to visit than the summer, with an average rainfall of just 7mm. The Varadero climate in December is enjoyable and pleasant. The heat is constant but not overwhelming as it can be during peak times in summer. Average humidity is 84% with cooling trade winds blowing in from the north at 9 mph. December often witnesses a lot of foggy days, which create a mystical look over the mountain peaks.

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