Best time to visit, weather and climate Bahamas

Best time to visit Bahamas

The best time to visit Bahamas is from january until december, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in Bahamas is 29°C in july and the lowest is 23°C in january.

The average climate figure for Bahamas is an 8,8. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.


Bahamas has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Bahamas 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 Bahamas per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
23°C 24°C 23°C 25°C 26°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 26°C 25°C
25
mm
23
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30
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30
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51
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60
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54
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68
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71
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79
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37
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24
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Climate Bahamas

Bahamas has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Bahamas is 26° degrees and there is about 551 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 134 days a year with an average humidity of 76% and an UV-index of 7.


Climate Bahamas

 
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 23°C 24°C 23°C 25°C 26°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 26°C 25°C
Night 22°C 22°C 22°C 24°C 25°C 27°C 28°C 29°C 28°C 27°C 25°C 23°C
Precip 25
mm
23
mm
30
mm
30
mm
51
mm
60
mm
54
mm
68
mm
71
mm
79
mm
37
mm
24
mm
Rain
days
13 11 12 12 13 17 18 19 20 19 15 13
Dry
days
18 17 19 18 18 13 13 12 10 12 15 18
Sun hours
per day
6 8 8 11 11 11 11 11 10 6 6 6
Wind force
in Bft
4 4 4 4 4 3 3 4 3 4 4 4
UV-index 6 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 6
 

Weather Bahamas january

On average, it is maximum 23° in january in Bahamas and at least around 22° degrees. In january there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 25 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Bahamas.

Weather Bahamas february

On average, it is maximum 24° in february in Bahamas and at least around 22° degrees. In february there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 23 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Bahamas.

Weather Bahamas march

On average, it is maximum 23° in march in Bahamas and at least around 22° degrees. In march there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 30 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in Bahamas.

Weather Bahamas april

On average, it is maximum 25° in april in Bahamas and at least around 24° degrees. In april there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 30 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Bahamas.

Weather Bahamas may

On average, it is maximum 26° in may in Bahamas and at least around 25° degrees. In may there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 51 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Bahamas.

Weather Bahamas june

On average, it is maximum 28° in june in Bahamas and at least around 27° degrees. In june there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 60 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Bahamas.

Weather Bahamas july

On average, it is maximum 29° in july in Bahamas and at least around 28° degrees. In july there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 54 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Bahamas.

Weather Bahamas august

On average, it is maximum 29° in august in Bahamas and at least around 29° degrees. In august there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 68 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Bahamas.

Weather Bahamas september

On average, it is maximum 29° in september in Bahamas and at least around 28° degrees. In september there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 71 mm and the it will be dry 10 days this month in Bahamas.

Weather Bahamas october

On average, it is maximum 28° in october in Bahamas and at least around 27° degrees. In october there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 79 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Bahamas.

Weather Bahamas november

On average, it is maximum 26° in november in Bahamas and at least around 25° degrees. In november there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 37 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in Bahamas.

Weather Bahamas december

On average, it is maximum 25° in december in Bahamas and at least around 23° degrees. In december there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Bahamas.

14 day weather forecast Bahamas

The weather for Nassau in Bahamas will be around 26° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

The weather forecast for Bahamas is based on the weather in Nassau.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
We
25 Nov
Licht bewolkt 25°C 24°C 27°C 0.5 mm 15% 9m/s 5
We
25 Nov
Licht bewolkt 25°C 24°C 27°C 0.5 mm 15% 9m/s 5
Th
26 Nov
Licht bewolkt 25°C 24°C 27°C 0.8 mm 20% 7m/s 6
Th
26 Nov
Licht bewolkt 25°C 24°C 27°C 0.8 mm 20% 7m/s 6
Fr
27 Nov
Helder 26°C 25°C 26°C 3.0 mm 50% 6m/s 6
Fr
27 Nov
Helder 26°C 25°C 26°C 3.0 mm 50% 6m/s 6
Sa
28 Nov
Onweer met regen 25°C 25°C 26°C 9.2 mm 75% 9m/s 5

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Sa
28 Nov
Onweer met regen 25°C 25°C 26°C 9.2 mm 75% 9m/s 5
Su
29 Nov
Licht bewolkt 25°C 25°C 26°C 0.3 mm 10% 6m/s 5
Su
29 Nov
Licht bewolkt 25°C 25°C 26°C 0.3 mm 10% 6m/s 5
Mo
30 Nov
Wisselend bewolkt 26°C 25°C 26°C 2.9 mm 50% 5m/s 5
Mo
30 Nov
Wisselend bewolkt 26°C 25°C 26°C 2.9 mm 50% 5m/s 5
Tu
1 Dec
Onweer met zware regen 25°C 23°C 26°C 22 mm 90% 8m/s 2
Tu
1 Dec
Onweer met zware regen 25°C 23°C 26°C 22 mm 90% 8m/s 2

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Hotels and apartments in Bahamas

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Flight tickets to Bahamas

Bahamas has 10 airports which you can fly to:

  • Lynden Pindling International Airport
    Nassau
  • Grand Bahama International Airport
    Freeport City
  • Arthur's Town Airport
    Arthur’s Town
  • Colonel Hill Airport
    Colonel Hill
  • Exuma International Airport
    George Town
  • Spring Point Airport
    Spring Point
  • Inagua Airport
    Matthew Town
  • Deadman's Cay Airport
    Deadman’s Cay
  • Stella Maris Airport
    Stella Maris
  • Leonard M Thompson International Airport
    Marsh Harbour

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About Bahamas

Bahamas is in the continental part Caribbean and the capital is Nassau. The total surface is 13.940 km² with 3.542 km of coastline and the population consists of 382.460 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 19x smaller than New Zealand. If you want to call Bahamas you have to use +1809 or 001809 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 +18095012457809 or 0018095012457809.

Bahamas is in a straight line at 13.252 km distance from Wellington. From Auckland Airport the flight time is about 16 hours30.

Currency Bahamas

In Bahamas the Bahamian dollar is used to pay.

Exchange rate Bahamian dollar (BSD) 25 november 2020

1 Bahamian dollar = 1,45 New Zealand dollar
100 Bahamian dollar = 145,08 New Zealand dollar

1 New Zealand dollar = 0,69 Bahamian dollar
100 New Zealand dollar = 68,92 Bahamian dollar

Install exchange rate app

It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

Bring your credit card

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.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

MasterCard ATM Hunter
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MasterCard Nearby
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Time difference Bahamas

In Bahamas it is now 13:24 o’clock in the afternoon on tuesday 24 november 2020. That is 18 hour earlier than in New Zealand. The time zone of Bahamas is America/Nassau and the Greenwich time is UTC-05.

Vaccinations Bahamas

Person and travel related vaccinations

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

  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Gele koorts