What's the weather like in Punta Cana in December?
Sitting on the far eastern coast of the Dominican Republic, the resort of Punta Cana has a tropical climate with hot weather all year round. If you’re looking for a beach holiday in December, then Punta Cana is an ideal place to visit for winter sunshine. At this time of year the air and sea are both warm, and any rain falls in short, sharp and refreshing showers. With long hours of sunshine in December, it’s a great month for relaxing on the beach or swimming in the Caribbean waters.
In December, Punta Cana has average temperatures of 26°C. With highs of around 29°C in the heat of the day, make sure you pack plenty of sun cream and reapply after swimming in the 27°C Caribbean Sea. With almost 90mm of rain expected over seven showery days, you may experience the odd rainy spell, but any wet weather should be short-lived.