Freetown
Weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Freetown

The best time to visit in Freetown in Antigua and Barbuda is from January until July and November and December, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Freetown is 31°C in July and the lowest is 27°C in February.

Freetown has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Freetown or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Freetown by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 28 27 27 28 29 30 31 31 31 31 30 29
Precipitation (mm) 63 44 47 91 138 91 122 171 194 175 135 105



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14 day weather forecast Freetown

The weather for Freetown will be 26° till 27° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers.

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Wednesday
19 january
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26°C
25°C
1.3 mm
30%
8 Bft
O
27°C
2
Thursday
20 january
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26°C
25°C
0.8 mm
20%
9 Bft
O
27°C
2
Friday
21 january
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26°C
25°C
1.3 mm
30%
9 Bft
ONO
27°C
2
Saturday
22 january
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26°C
25°C
1.4 mm
30%
9 Bft
O
27°C
2
Sunday
23 january
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27°C
25°C
4.8 mm
60%
8 Bft
O
27°C
2
Monday
24 january
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27°C
25°C
0.8 mm
20%
8 Bft
O
27°C
2
Tuesday
25 january
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27°C
25°C
1.5 mm
35%
7 Bft
O
27°C
2
Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Wednesday
26 january
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27°C
25°C
1.5 mm
35%
8 Bft
O
27°C
2
Thursday
27 january
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26°C
24°C
3.4 mm
55%
6 Bft
O
27°C
2
Friday
28 january
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26°C
24°C
0.8 mm
20%
6 Bft
O
27°C
2
Saturday
29 january
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27°C
25°C
2.3 mm
45%
8 Bft
O
27°C
2
Sunday
30 january
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27°C
25°C
1.2 mm
30%
8 Bft
O
27°C
2
Monday
31 january
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27°C
25°C
0.6 mm
15%
9 Bft
ONO
27°C
2
Tuesday
1 february
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26°C
25°C
0.8 mm
20%
8 Bft
ONO
27°C
2

Climate Freetown

Freetown has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. It is usually (very) warm, humid and rainy all year round. The average annual temperature for Freetown is 29° degrees and there is about 1373 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 23 days a year with an average humidity of 77% and an UV-index of 6.

Climate table of Freetown

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 28 27 27 28 29 30 31 31 31 31 30 29
Night temp. (°C) 26 25 25 26 26 27 28 28 28 28 27 27
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 63 44 47 91 138 91 122 171 194 175 135 105
Days with rain 26 22 21 24 28 26 28 30 26 25 27 26
Dry days 5 6 10 6 3 4 3 1 4 6 3 5
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 9 9 10 10 10 10 10 10 8 6 7
Wind force (Bft) 5 4 4 4 4 4 5 4 4 4 4 4
UV-index 6 6 7 7 6 6 6 7 6 6 6 6

Freetown weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Freetown? 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 Freetown?

Freetown is located in Antigua and Barbuda. It lies in a straight line at 10,183 km from Cape Town.

The coordinates of Freetown are:

  • Latitude: 17.05
  • Longitude: -61.7

The GPS coordinates are 17° 3' N, 61° 42' W

How long is the flight to Freetown?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Freetown is approximately 12 h. 50 min.

What are the nearest airports to Freetown?

These are the airports closests to Freetown:

  • Pointe-à-Pitre Le Raizet (89 km) — Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Vance W. Amory International Airport (96 km) — Charlestown
  • Robert L. Bradshaw International Airport (112 km) — Basseterre

How big is Freetown?

The area of Freetown is around 75 km².

What is the currency of Freetown?

In Freetown the East Caribbean dollar (XCD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 19 January 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 Freetown?

The area code to call Freetown is +1809.