Saint Kitts and Nevis weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Saint Kitts and Nevis

The best time to visit in Saint Kitts and Nevis is from January until December, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Saint Kitts and Nevis is 29°C in August and the lowest is 26°C in January.

Saint Kitts and Nevis has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Saint Kitts and Nevis 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 Saint Kitts and Nevis by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 26 26 26 27 27 28 28 29 29 29 28 27
Precipitation (mm) 11 12 15 18 37 17 22 36 46 45 43 21

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14 day weather forecast Saint Kitts and Nevis

The weather for in Saint Kitts and Nevis will be 28° till 27° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers.

The weather forecast for Saint Kitts and Nevis is based on the weather conditions in the city of Basseterre.

Weather forecast this week

Sunday 28 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
27°
28° 1.4 mm 30% 7 m/s 1
Monday 29 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
28° 1.1 mm 25% 7 m/s 2
Tuesday 30 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
28° 2.1 mm 40% 8 m/s 1
Wednesday 1 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
27°
28° 1.7 mm 35% 9 m/s 1
Thursday 2 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
27°
28° 1.4 mm 30% 9 m/s 1
Friday 3 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
27°
28° 1.4 mm 30% 8 m/s 1
Saturday 4 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
27°
28° 2.4 mm 45% 7 m/s 2

Weather forecast next week

Sunday 5 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
27°
28° 2.4 mm 45% 10 m/s 2
Monday 6 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
27°
28° 1.4 mm 30% 10 m/s 2
Tuesday 7 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
27°
28° 1.8 mm 35% 10 m/s 2
Wednesday 8 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
27°
28° 2.0 mm 40% 8 m/s 2
Thursday 9 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
27°
28° 0.6 mm 15% 7 m/s 2
Friday 10 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
27°
28° 1.6 mm 35% 8 m/s 2
Saturday 11 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
27°
28° 1.1 mm 25% 10 m/s 2

Climate Saint Kitts and Nevis

Saint Kitts and Nevis has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. It is usually (very) warm, humid and rainy all year round. The average annual temperature for Saint Kitts and Nevis is 27° degrees and there is about 323 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 123 days a year with an average humidity of 77% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Saint Kitts and Nevis

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 26 26 26 27 27 28 28 29 29 29 28 27
Night temp. (°C) 26 25 25 26 27 28 28 28 28 28 27 26
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 11 12 15 18 37 17 22 36 46 45 43 21
Days with rain 12 11 14 14 18 11 14 16 18 18 17 16
Dry days 19 17 17 16 13 19 17 15 12 13 13 15
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 9 9 11 11 11 11 11 11 7 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 4
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
Climate data from city: Basseterre

Saint Kitts and Nevis weather by month

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Saint Kitts and Nevis?

Saint Kitts and Nevis lies in a straight line about 10,297 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Basseterre).

How long is the flight to Saint Kitts and Nevis?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Saint Kitts and Nevis is approximately 13 hours.

What are the largest airports in Saint Kitts and Nevis?

These are the largest airports in Saint Kitts and Nevis:

  • Robert L. Bradshaw International Airport – Basseterre
  • Vance W. Amory International Airport – Charlestown

How many inhabitants are there in Saint Kitts and Nevis?

Saint Kitts and Nevis has approximately 46,204 inhabitants.

How big is Saint Kitts and Nevis?

The area of Saint Kitts and Nevis is around 261 km². It is 4678x smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Saint Kitts and Nevis?

The capital of Saint Kitts and Nevis is Basseterre.

What is the currency of Saint Kitts and Nevis?

In Saint Kitts and Nevis the East Caribbean dollar (XCD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 28 November 2021

  • 1 East Caribbean dollar = 0.18 South African rand
  • 1 South African rand = 5.71 East Caribbean dollar
  • 10 East Caribbean dollar = 1.75 South African rand
  • 10 South African rand = 57.07 East Caribbean dollar
  • 100 East Caribbean dollar = 17.52 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 570.69 East Caribbean dollar

What is the area code of Saint Kitts and Nevis?

The area code to call Saint Kitts and Nevis is +1809.