Swept by northeasterly trade winds, Cuba enjoys a tropical climate, with year-round temperate weather. It experiences a drier season from November through April, with more rain occurring between the months of May and October. Temperatures average 69.8 °F in January and 80.6 °F during July. The official hurricane season runs from June through November. According to the NOAA (National Oceanic & Atmospheric Association), Cuba experiences the lowest frequency of hurricanes and tropical storms in the Caribbean. It’s also worth noting that Cuba has highly developed disaster preparedness and civil defense networks for evacuations. Please check the local Cuba forecast when packing for your trip.