Best time to visit, weather and climate French Guiana
Best time to visit French Guiana

Best time to visit French Guiana

The best time to visit French Guiana is in march and june until november, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in French Guiana is 32°C in september and the lowest is 28°C in january. The weather and climate of French Guiana is suitable for a sun vacation.

The average climate figure for French Guiana is an 7,4. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

French Guiana has 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the tropical rainforest climate and tropical monsoon climate. If you want to know what the average temperature is in French Guiana or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate French Guiana per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 29°C
155
mm
168
mm
123
mm
162
mm
192
mm
138
mm
90
mm
47
mm
22
mm
26
mm
65
mm
170
mm
14 day weather forecast French Guiana

14 day weather forecast French Guiana

The weather for Cayenne in French Guiana will be 29° till 28° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

The weather forecast for French Guiana is based on the weather in Cayenne.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Su
31 May
Onweer met zware regen 27°C 24°C 17 mm 85% 2m/s 3
Mo
1 Jun
Broken wolken 29°C 24°C 1.8 mm 40% 3m/s 6
Tu
2 Jun
Lichte Regen 27°C 24°C 12 mm 80% 2m/s 3
We
3 Jun
Lichte Regen 28°C 23°C 12 mm 80% 2m/s 7
Th
4 Jun
Broken wolken 30°C 22°C 2.0 mm 40% 2m/s 10
Fr
5 Jun
Gespreide bewolking 30°C 23°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 7
Sa
6 Jun
Zware Regen 28°C 23°C 16 mm 85% 2m/s 4

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Su
7 Jun
Zware Regen 26°C 24°C 32 mm 90% 2m/s 3
Mo
8 Jun
Onweer met zware regen 25°C 23°C 52 mm 95% 3m/s 3
Tu
9 Jun
Onweer met zware regen 26°C 23°C 23 mm 90% 2m/s 1
We
10 Jun
Regen 27°C 23°C 6.6 mm 70% 3m/s 2
Th
11 Jun
Regen 27°C 23°C 7.2 mm 70% 2m/s 2
Fr
12 Jun
Bewolkt 28°C 23°C 1.6 mm 35% 1m/s 2
Sa
13 Jun
Bewolkt 28°C 23°C 1.3 mm 30% 1m/s 3
Climate French Guiana

Climate French Guiana


Climate French Guiana per Month

Climate French Guiana per Month

French Guiana has 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the tropical rainforest climate and tropical monsoon climate. The average annual temperature for French Guiana is 29° degrees and there is about 1357 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 67 days a year with an average humidity of 81% and an UV-index of 7.

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 29°C
Night 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C
Precip 155
mm
168
mm
123
mm
162
mm
192
mm
138
mm
90
mm
47
mm
22
mm
26
mm
65
mm
170
mm
Rain
days
28 26 27 27 29 28 26 17 12 11 16 25
Dry
days
3 2 4 3 2 2 5 14 18 20 14 6
Sun hours
per day
7 6 6 7 8 8 9 9 9 9 9 8
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3
UV-index 6 6 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 6
 

Climate French Guiana january

On average, it is maximum 28° in january in French Guiana and at least around 24° degrees. In january there are 28 days of rainfall with a total of 155 mm and the it will be dry 3 days this month in French Guiana.

Climate French Guiana february

On average, it is maximum 28° in february in French Guiana and at least around 24° degrees. In february there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 168 mm and the it will be dry 2 days this month in French Guiana.

Climate French Guiana march

On average, it is maximum 28° in march in French Guiana and at least around 24° degrees. In march there are 27 days of rainfall with a total of 123 mm and the it will be dry 4 days this month in French Guiana.

Climate French Guiana april

On average, it is maximum 28° in april in French Guiana and at least around 25° degrees. In april there are 27 days of rainfall with a total of 162 mm and the it will be dry 3 days this month in French Guiana.

Climate French Guiana may

On average, it is maximum 29° in may in French Guiana and at least around 25° degrees. In may there are 29 days of rainfall with a total of 192 mm and the it will be dry 2 days this month in French Guiana.

Climate French Guiana june

On average, it is maximum 29° in june in French Guiana and at least around 24° degrees. In june there are 28 days of rainfall with a total of 138 mm and the it will be dry 2 days this month in French Guiana.

Climate French Guiana july

On average, it is maximum 30° in july in French Guiana and at least around 24° degrees. In july there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 90 mm and the it will be dry 5 days this month in French Guiana.

Climate French Guiana august

On average, it is maximum 31° in august in French Guiana and at least around 24° degrees. In august there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 47 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in French Guiana.

Climate French Guiana september

On average, it is maximum 32° in september in French Guiana and at least around 25° degrees. In september there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 22 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in French Guiana.

Climate French Guiana october

On average, it is maximum 32° in october in French Guiana and at least around 25° degrees. In october there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 26 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in French Guiana.

Climate French Guiana november

On average, it is maximum 31° in november in French Guiana and at least around 25° degrees. In november there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 65 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in French Guiana.

Climate French Guiana december

On average, it is maximum 29° in december in French Guiana and at least around 24° degrees. In december there are 25 days of rainfall with a total of 170 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in French Guiana.

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About French Guiana

About French Guiana

French Guiana is in the continental part South America and the capital is Cayenne. The total surface is 83.534 km² and the population consists of 281.612 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 15x smaller than New Zealand. If you want to call French Guiana you have to use +594 or 00594 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +5945012457809 or 005945012457809.

French Guiana is in a straight line at 8.570 km distance from Cape Town. From Cape Town International Airport the flight time is about 11 hours55.

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Time difference French Guiana

In French Guiana it is now 07:09 o’clock in the morning on sunday 31 may 2020. That is 5 hour earlier than in New Zealand. The time zone of French Guiana is America/Cayenne and the Greenwich time is UTC-03.

Currency French Guiana

Currency French Guiana

In French Guiana the Euro is used to pay.

Exchange rate Euro (EUR) 31 may 2020

1 Euro = 19,49 South African rand
100 Euro = 1.949,04 South African rand

1 South African rand = 0,05 Euro
100 South African rand = 5,13 Euro

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Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

Vaccinations French Guiana

Vaccinations French Guiana

Mandatory vaccinations

  • Gele koorts

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in French Guiana.

  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabiës
  • ZIKA-virus