Barbados weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Barbados

The best time to visit in Barbados is from January until December, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Barbados is 29°C in August and the lowest is 27°C in January.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Barbados 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 Barbados by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 27 27 27 27 28 28 28 29 29 29 28 28
Precipitation (mm) 16 11 19 28 43 59 74 111 91 101 72 28
Climate data from city: Bridgetown

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14 day weather forecast Barbados

The weather for in Barbados will be around 28° 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 Barbados is based on the weather conditions in the city of Bridgetown.

Weather forecast this week

Sunday 28 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
26°
28° 1.4 mm 30% 7 m/s 2
Monday 29 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
26°
28° 0.6 mm 15% 8 m/s 2
Tuesday 30 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
26°
28° 1.4 mm 30% 8 m/s 1
Wednesday 1 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
28° 0.8 mm 20% 9 m/s 1
Thursday 2 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
28° 1.6 mm 35% 9 m/s 1
Friday 3 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
26°
28° 0.3 mm 10% 7 m/s 2
Saturday 4 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
26°
28° 1.4 mm 30% 7 m/s 2

Weather forecast next week

Sunday 5 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
28° 1.3 mm 30% 9 m/s 2
Monday 6 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
28° 1.8 mm 35% 9 m/s 2
Tuesday 7 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
28° 1.0 mm 25% 9 m/s 2
Wednesday 8 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
26°
28° 0.8 mm 20% 7 m/s 2
Thursday 9 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
26°
28° 0.9 mm 25% 7 m/s 2
Friday 10 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
26°
28° 2.1 mm 40% 8 m/s 2
Saturday 11 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
26°
28° 6.3 mm 70% 9 m/s 2

Climate Barbados

The average annual temperature for Barbados is 28° degrees and there is about 652 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 101 days a year with an average humidity of 76% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Barbados

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 27 27 27 27 28 28 28 29 29 29 28 28
Night temp. (°C) 26 26 26 27 27 28 28 28 28 28 27 27
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 16 11 19 28 43 59 74 111 91 101 72 28
Days with rain 14 10 14 13 20 22 25 24 22 21 20 15
Dry days 17 18 17 17 11 8 6 7 8 10 10 16
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 9 9 11 10 10 10 11 10 8 8 7
Wind force (Bft) 5 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 4 4
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
Climate data from city: Bridgetown

Barbados weather by month

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

Barbados lies in a straight line about 9,746 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Bridgetown).

How long is the flight to Barbados?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Barbados is approximately 13 h. 30 min.

What are the largest airports in Barbados?

These are the largest airports in Barbados:

  • Sir Grantley Adams International Airport – Bridgetown

How many inhabitants are there in Barbados?

Barbados has approximately 285,719 inhabitants.

How big is Barbados?

The area of Barbados is around 430 km². It is 2840x smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Barbados?

The capital of Barbados is Bridgetown.

What is the currency of Barbados?

In Barbados the Barbados dollar (BBD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 28 November 2021

  • 1 Barbados dollar = 0.13 South African rand
  • 1 South African rand = 7.73 Barbados dollar
  • 10 Barbados dollar = 1.29 South African rand
  • 10 South African rand = 77.29 Barbados dollar
  • 100 Barbados dollar = 12.94 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 772.93 Barbados dollar

What is the area code of Barbados?

The area code to call Barbados is +1809.