Bahamas weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Bahamas

The best time to visit in Bahamas is from January until December, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Bahamas is 29°C in July and the lowest is 23°C in January.

Bahamas has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Bahamas 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 Bahamas by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 23 24 23 25 26 28 29 29 29 28 26 25
Precipitation (mm) 25 23 30 30 51 60 54 68 71 79 37 24
Climate data from city: Nassau

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14 day weather forecast Bahamas

The weather for in Bahamas will be 31° till 29° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Bahamas is based on the weather conditions in the city of Nassau.

Weather forecast this week

Thursday 16 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
27°
30° 0.1 mm 20% 3 m/s 5
Friday 17 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
26°
30° 0.2 mm 20% 2 m/s 5
Saturday 18 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
26°
30° 0.3 mm 10% 3 m/s 6
Sunday 19 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
30° 1.0 mm 25% 5 m/s 8
Monday 20 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
30° 2.7 mm 45% 6 m/s 9
Tuesday 21 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
30° 2.2 mm 40% 5 m/s 8
Wednesday 22 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
30° 1.6 mm 35% 4 m/s 8

Weather forecast next week

Thursday 23 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
30° 1.9 mm 40% 5 m/s 4
Friday 24 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
30° 3.0 mm 50% 6 m/s 3
Saturday 25 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
30° 2.8 mm 50% 3 m/s 8
Sunday 26 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
30° 3.4 mm 55% 2 m/s 8
Monday 27 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
29°
30° 1.1 mm 25% 3 m/s 6
Tuesday 28 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
27°
30° 7.5 mm 70% 3 m/s 3
Wednesday 29 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
30° 4.3 mm 60% 2 m/s 3

Climate Bahamas

Bahamas has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Bahamas is 26° degrees and there is about 551 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 134 days a year with an average humidity of 76% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Bahamas

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 23 24 23 25 26 28 29 29 29 28 26 25
Night temp. (°C) 22 22 22 24 25 27 28 29 28 27 25 23
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 25 23 30 30 51 60 54 68 71 79 37 24
Days with rain 13 11 12 12 13 17 18 19 20 19 15 13
Dry days 18 17 19 18 18 13 13 12 10 12 15 18
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 6 8 8 11 11 11 11 11 10 6 6 6
Wind force (Bft) 4 4 4 4 4 3 3 4 3 4 4 4
UV-index 6 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 6
Climate data from city: Nassau

Bahamas weather by month

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

Bahamas lies in a straight line about 12,031 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Nassau).

How long is the flight to Bahamas?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Bahamas is approximately 15 h. 10 min.

What are the largest airports in Bahamas?

These are the largest airports in Bahamas:

How many inhabitants are there in Bahamas?

Bahamas has approximately 382,460 inhabitants.

How big is Bahamas?

The area of Bahamas is around 13,940 km². It is 88x smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Bahamas?

The capital of Bahamas is Nassau.

What is the currency of Bahamas?

In Bahamas the Bahamian dollar (BSD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 16 September 2021

  • 1 Bahamian dollar = 0.065 South African rand
  • 1 South African rand = 15.48 Bahamian dollar
  • 10 Bahamian dollar = 0.646 South African rand
  • 10 South African rand = 154.79 Bahamian dollar
  • 100 Bahamian dollar = 6.46 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 1,547.95 Bahamian dollar

What is the area code of Bahamas?

The area code to call Bahamas is +1809.