weather, climate and best time to visit
Best time to visit Fontein
The best time to visit Fontein on Aruba 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 Fontein is 29°C in August and the lowest is 27°C in January.
In the table below you can quickly see the average weather per month in Fontein, the monthly temperature or when precipitation is highest. The monthly average climate data is based on data from the last 30 years.
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The weather for Fontein over the next 14 days will be 28° with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain. The water temperature will be 28°C.
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Fontein has a semi-arid climate. It is warm to hot all year round and trees don't grow here because of the drought. It consists mainly of sand with grasses and sometimes shrubs. The average annual temperature for Fontein is 28° degrees and there is about 453 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 109 days a year with an average humidity of 80% and an UV-index of 7.
Fontein weather by month
What is the average Fontein 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 Fontein?
Fontein is located in Aruba. It lies in a straight line 10,627 km from Cape Town.
The coordinates of Fontein are:
- Latitude: 12.5
- Longitude: -69.9
The GPS coordinates are 12° 30' N, 69° 54' W
How long is the flight to Fontein?
The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Fontein is approximately 13 h. 20 min.
What are the nearest airports to Fontein?
These are the airports closests to Fontein:
- Queen Beatrix International Airport (13 km) in Oranjestad
- Josefa Camejo International Airport (85 km)
- Hato International Airport (108 km) in Willemstad
What is the currency of Fontein?
In Fontein, the Aruban florin (AWG) is used for payment.
Exchange rates on 13 August 2022
- 1 South African rand = 0.12 Aruban florin
- 1 Aruban florin = 8.57 South African rand
- 100 South African rand = 11.67 Aruban florin
- 100 Aruban florin = 857.16 South African rand
What is the area code of Fontein?
The area code to call Fontein is +297.