Freetown weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Freetown

The best time to visit in Freetown in Antigua and Barbuda is from January until July and November and December, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Freetown is 31°C in July and the lowest is 27°C in February.

Freetown has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Freetown 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 Freetown by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 28 27 27 28 29 30 31 31 31 31 30 29
Precipitation (mm) 63 44 47 91 138 91 122 171 194 175 135 105

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14 day weather forecast Freetown

The weather for in Freetown will be around 29° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Saturday 23 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
27°
29° 1.1 mm 25% 8 m/s 9
Sunday 24 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
27°
29° 2.8 mm 50% 8 m/s 9
Monday 25 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
27°
29° 2.5 mm 45% 7 m/s 8
Tuesday 26 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
27°
29° 0.1 mm 20% 7 m/s 8
Wednesday 27 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
27°
29° 1.5 mm 35% 7 m/s 5
Thursday 28 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
26°
29° 1.7 mm 35% 6 m/s 2
Friday 29 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
26°
29° 2.5 mm 45% 4 m/s 2

Weather forecast next week

Saturday 30 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
26°
29° 1.9 mm 40% 6 m/s 6
Sunday 31 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
27°
29° 2.0 mm 40% 8 m/s 8
Monday 1 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
27°
29° 0.9 mm 25% 9 m/s 5
Tuesday 2 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
27°
29° 0.9 mm 25% 9 m/s 2
Wednesday 3 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 7.4 mm 70% 9 m/s 5
Thursday 4 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 0.6 mm 15% 8 m/s 5
Friday 5 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
27°
29° 1.4 mm 30% 7 m/s 5

Climate Freetown

Freetown has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. It is usually (very) warm, humid and rainy all year round. The average annual temperature for Freetown is 29° degrees and there is about 1373 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 23 days a year with an average humidity of 77% and an UV-index of 6.

Climate table of Freetown

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 28 27 27 28 29 30 31 31 31 31 30 29
Night temp. (°C) 26 25 25 26 26 27 28 28 28 28 27 27
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 63 44 47 91 138 91 122 171 194 175 135 105
Days with rain 26 22 21 24 28 26 28 30 26 25 27 26
Dry days 5 6 10 6 3 4 3 1 4 6 3 5
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 9 9 10 10 10 10 10 10 8 6 7
Wind force (Bft) 5 4 4 4 4 4 5 4 4 4 4 4
UV-index 6 6 7 7 6 6 6 7 6 6 6 6

Freetown weather by month

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

Freetown is located in Antigua and Barbuda. It lies in a straight line at 14,028 km from Wellington.

The coordinates of Freetown are:

  • Latitude: 17.05
  • Longitude: -61.7

The GPS coordinates are 17° 3' N, 61° 42' W

How long is the flight to Freetown?

The flight time from Auckland Airport to Freetown is approximately 17 h. 40 min.

What are the nearest airports to Freetown?

These are the airports closests to Freetown:

  • Pointe-à-Pitre Le Raizet (89 km) – Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Vance W. Amory International Airport (96 km) – Charlestown
  • Robert L. Bradshaw International Airport (112 km) – Basseterre

How big is Freetown?

The area of Freetown is around 75 km².

What is the currency of Freetown?

In Freetown the East Caribbean dollar (XCD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 23 October 2021

  • 1 East Caribbean dollar = 1.87 New Zealand dollar
  • 1 New Zealand dollar = 0.54 East Caribbean dollar
  • 10 East Caribbean dollar = 18.69 New Zealand dollar
  • 10 New Zealand dollar = 5.35 East Caribbean dollar
  • 100 East Caribbean dollar = 186.88 New Zealand dollar
  • 100 New Zealand dollar = 53.51 East Caribbean dollar

What is the area code of Freetown?

The area code to call Freetown is +1809.