weather, climate and best time to visit
Best time to visit Bishops
The best time to visit Bishops on Antigua and Barbuda is from January through September and November and December. In this period you have a warm temperature and little precipitation. The highest average temperature in Bishops is 29°C in August and the lowest is 26°C in January.
In the table below you can quickly find the average weather in Bishops per month, the monthly temperature or when it rains the most. Monthly averages are based on weather data from the last 30 years.
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The weather for Bishops over the next 14 days will be 28°C till 29° with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain. The water temperature will be 29°C.
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Bishops has a tropical rainforest climate. It is usually (very) warm, humid and rainy all year round. The average annual temperature for Bishops is 27° degrees and there is about 692 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 51 days a year with an average humidity of 76% and an UV-index of 7.
Bishops weather by month
What is the average Bishops weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.
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Frequently asked questions
Where is Bishops?
Bishops is located in Antigua and Barbuda. It lies in a straight line 10,192 km from Cape Town.
The coordinates of Bishops are:
- Latitude: 17.033333
- Longitude: -61.816667
The GPS coordinates are 17° 1' N, 61° 49' W
How long is the flight to Bishops?
The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Bishops is approximately 12 h. 50 min.
What are the nearest airports to Bishops?
These are the airports closests to Bishops:
- V.C. Bird International Airport (12 km)
- John A. Osborne Airport (49 km)
- Vance W. Amory International Airport (85 km) in Charlestown
How big is Bishops?
The surface area of Bishops is 145 km².
What is the currency of Bishops?
In Bishops, the East Caribbean dollar (XCD) is used for payment.
Exchange rates on 13 August 2022
- 1 South African rand = 0.18 East Caribbean dollar
- 1 East Caribbean dollar = 5.71 South African rand
- 100 South African rand = 17.52 East Caribbean dollar
- 100 East Caribbean dollar = 570.69 South African rand
What is the area code of Bishops?
The area code to call Bishops is +1809.