Suriname
Weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Suriname

The best time to visit Suriname is from January until December, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Suriname is 32°C in September and the lowest is 28°C in February.

Suriname has the tropical monsoon climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Suriname 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 Suriname weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 29 28 29 29 29 29 30 31 32 32 31 29
Precipitation (mm) 75 88 72 89 114 97 68 53 31 32 71 99

Climate data from city: Paramaribo




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Suriname weather

The Suriname weather for will be 28° till 32° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain. The water temperature is 23°C.

The Suriname weather forecast is based on the weather conditions in the city of Paramaribo.

5-day weather forecast Suriname

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Tuesday
28 june
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28°C
21°C
14.2 mm
85%
1 Bft
SW
23°C
7
Wednesday
29 june
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29°C
21°C
19.3 mm
85%
1 Bft
ESE
23°C
6
Thursday
30 june
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29°C
20°C
1.8 mm
40%
1 Bft
ESE
23°C
6
Friday
1 july
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31°C
19°C
0.2 mm
20%
1 Bft
ESE
23°C
9
Saturday
2 july
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31°C
20°C
0.1 mm
20%
2 Bft
ESE
23°C
10

View the 14 day weather forecast for Suriname


Climate Suriname

Suriname has the tropical monsoon climate prevailing. You have high temperatures and a lot of rainfall throughout the year. The average annual temperature for Suriname is 30° degrees and there is about 888 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 76 days a year with an average humidity of 80% and an UV-index of 7.

Suriname

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 29 28 29 29 29 29 30 31 32 32 31 29
Night temp. (°C) 24 24 24 25 25 24 24 25 25 25 25 24
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 75 88 72 89 114 97 68 53 31 32 71 99
Days with rain 25 24 26 24 28 25 20 15 12 14 19 26
Dry days 6 4 5 6 3 5 11 16 18 17 11 5
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 7 7 7 8 9 9 10 10 10 9 8
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 3 3 3 3
UV-index 6 7 7 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 6

Climate data from city: Paramaribo

Suriname weather by month

What is the average Suriname weather like in a given month? 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 Suriname?

Suriname lies in a straight line about 8,830 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Paramaribo).

How long is the flight to Suriname?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Suriname is approximately 12 h. 10 min.

How many inhabitants are there in Suriname?

Suriname has approximately 541,638 inhabitants.

How big is Suriname?

The area of Suriname is around 163,270 km². It is 7x smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Suriname?

The capital of Suriname is Paramaribo.

What is the currency of Suriname?

In Suriname the Surinamese dollar (SRD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 28 June 2022

  • 1 South African rand = 0.92 Surinamese dollar
  • 1 Surinamese dollar = 1.09 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 91.77 Surinamese dollar
  • 100 Surinamese dollar = 108.97 South African rand

What is the area code of Suriname?

The area code to call Suriname is +597.