Bonaire weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Bonaire

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

Bonaire has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Bonaire 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 Bonaire 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 29 28
Precipitation (mm) 29 16 16 20 28 28 43 48 62 92 117 67
Climate data from city: Kralendijk

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14 day weather forecast Bonaire

The weather for in Bonaire will be around 29° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers.

The weather forecast for Bonaire is based on the weather conditions in the city of Kralendijk.

Weather forecast this week

Thursday 16 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
29° 2.6 mm 45% 10 m/s 3
Friday 17 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
29° 0.6 mm 15% 10 m/s 11
Saturday 18 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
28°
29° 0 mm 0% 9 m/s 3
Sunday 19 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
28°
29° 0 mm 0% 8 m/s 10
Monday 20 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
29° 0.1 mm 20% 7 m/s 11
Tuesday 21 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
27°
29° 1.3 mm 30% 4 m/s 9
Wednesday 22 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 9

Weather forecast next week

Thursday 23 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
29° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 8
Friday 24 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
29° 2.5 mm 45% 8 m/s 9
Saturday 25 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
29° 1.7 mm 35% 8 m/s 4
Sunday 26 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
29° 0 mm 0% 7 m/s 9
Monday 27 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
28°
29° 0.2 mm 20% 7 m/s 8
Tuesday 28 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
29° 0.8 mm 20% 7 m/s 9
Wednesday 29 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
28°
29° 0.4 mm 15% 8 m/s 3

Climate Bonaire

Bonaire has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Bonaire is 28° degrees and there is about 566 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 112 days a year with an average humidity of 80% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Bonaire

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 29 28
Night temp. (°C) 26 26 26 27 27 28 28 28 29 28 28 27
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 29 16 16 20 28 28 43 48 62 92 117 67
Days with rain 18 12 14 11 12 12 18 19 19 23 25 22
Dry days 13 16 17 19 19 18 13 12 11 8 5 9
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 9 9 9 9 9 10 10 10 10 9 9 9
Wind force (Bft) 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 4 4 5
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
Climate data from city: Kralendijk

Bonaire weather by month

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

Bonaire lies in a straight line about 10,462 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Kralendijk).

How long is the flight to Bonaire?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Bonaire is approximately 13 h. 10 min.

How many inhabitants are there in Bonaire?

Bonaire has approximately 19,408 inhabitants.

How big is Bonaire?

The area of Bonaire is around 288 km². It is 4240x smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Bonaire?

The capital of Bonaire is Kralendijk.

What is the currency of Bonaire?

In Bonaire the US dollar (USD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 16 September 2021

  • 1 US dollar = 0.065 South African rand
  • 1 South African rand = 15.42 US dollar
  • 10 US dollar = 0.648 South African rand
  • 10 South African rand = 154.23 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 6.48 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 1,542.31 US dollar

What is the area code of Bonaire?

The area code to call Bonaire is +5997.