Aruba weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Aruba

The best time to visit in Aruba is from January until December, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Aruba is 29°C in August and the lowest is 27°C in January. The water temperature is between 27°C and 31°C.

Aruba has the semi-arid climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Aruba 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 Aruba 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
Water temp. (°C) 28 27 27 28 29 30 29 29 30 31 30 29
Precipitation (mm) 24 15 14 16 27 12 17 22 54 107 89 54
Climate data from city: Oranjestad

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14 day weather forecast Aruba

The weather for in Aruba will be 29° till 28° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

The weather forecast for Aruba is based on the weather conditions in the city of Oranjestad.

Weather forecast this week

Sunday 24 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
29° 3.0 mm 50% 10 m/s 6
Monday 25 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
29° 0.1 mm 20% 9 m/s 8
Tuesday 26 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
28°
29° 1.2 mm 30% 9 m/s 8
Wednesday 27 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
29° 2.6 mm 45% 9 m/s 4
Thursday 28 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
25°
29° 20.4 mm 85% 8 m/s 2
Friday 29 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
24°
29° 12.6 mm 80% 4 m/s 2
Saturday 30 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
26°
29° 15.3 mm 85% 7 m/s 2

Weather forecast next week

Sunday 31 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
28°
29° 0.8 mm 20% 8 m/s 6
Monday 1 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
28°
29° 3.1 mm 50% 8 m/s 7
Tuesday 2 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
28°
29° 1.3 mm 30% 7 m/s 6
Wednesday 3 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 6.7 mm 70% 6 m/s 4
Thursday 4 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
28°
29° 0.1 mm 20% 7 m/s 2
Friday 5 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
28°
29° 0.2 mm 20% 8 m/s 2
Saturday 6 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
28°
29° 0.1 mm 20% 8 m/s 5

Climate Aruba

Aruba has the semi-arid climate prevailing. It is warm to hot all year round and trees don't grow here because of the drought. It consists mainly of sand with grasses and sometimes shrubs. The average annual temperature for Aruba is 28° degrees and there is about 453 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 109 days a year with an average humidity of 80% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Aruba

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
Water temp. (°C) 28 27 27 28 29 30 29 29 30 31 30 29
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 24 15 14 16 27 12 17 22 54 107 89 54
Days with rain 15 11 13 8 11 7 10 10 15 20 24 22
Dry days 16 17 18 22 20 23 21 21 15 11 6 9
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 9 9 9 9 9 9 10 10 10 9 9 9
Wind force (Bft) 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 5
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
Climate data from city: Oranjestad

Aruba weather by month

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

Weather experiences Aruba

Karin Hirschorn was here in january
Weather rating: Excellent
Very windy and rained a lot on and off

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Aruba?

Aruba lies in a straight line about 13,023 km from New Zealand (Wellington → Oranjestad).

How long is the flight to Aruba?

The flight time from Auckland Airport to Aruba is approximately 16 h. 30 min.

What are the largest airports in Aruba?

These are the largest airports in Aruba:

  • Queen Beatrix International Airport – Oranjestad

How many inhabitants are there in Aruba?

Aruba has approximately 110,882 inhabitants.

How big is Aruba?

The area of Aruba is around 180 km². It is 1489x smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Aruba?

The capital of Aruba is Oranjestad.

What is the currency of Aruba?

In Aruba the Aruban florin (AWG) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 24 October 2021

  • 1 Aruban florin = 1.24 New Zealand dollar
  • 1 New Zealand dollar = 0.80 Aruban florin
  • 10 Aruban florin = 12.45 New Zealand dollar
  • 10 New Zealand dollar = 8.03 Aruban florin
  • 100 Aruban florin = 124.47 New Zealand dollar
  • 100 New Zealand dollar = 80.34 Aruban florin

What is the area code of Aruba?

The area code to call Aruba is +297.