Barbados
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Barbados

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

If you want to know what the average temperature is in Barbados 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 Barbados weather 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 28 28
Precipitation (mm) 16 11 19 28 43 59 74 111 91 101 72 28

Climate data from city: Bridgetown




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Barbados weather

The Barbados weather for will be 27° till 29° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers. The water temperature is 28°C.

The Barbados weather forecast is based on the weather conditions in the city of Bridgetown.

Barbados 14 day weather forecast

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Tuesday
24 may
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27°C
23°C
1.8 mm
40%
6 Bft
ESE
28°C
4
Wednesday
25 may
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28°C
25°C
0.2 mm
20%
7 Bft
E
28°C
11
Thursday
26 may
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28°C
25°C
0.9 mm
25%
6 Bft
E
28°C
10
Friday
27 may
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28°C
25°C
2.3 mm
45%
6 Bft
E
28°C
5
Saturday
28 may
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28°C
25°C
4.8 mm
60%
6 Bft
E
28°C
9


Climate Barbados

The average annual temperature for Barbados is 28° degrees and there is about 652 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 101 days a year with an average humidity of 76% and an UV-index of 7.

Barbados

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 28 28
Night temp. (°C) 26 26 26 27 27 28 28 28 28 28 27 27
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 16 11 19 28 43 59 74 111 91 101 72 28
Days with rain 14 10 14 13 20 22 25 24 22 21 20 15
Dry days 17 18 17 17 11 8 6 7 8 10 10 16
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 9 9 11 10 10 10 11 10 8 8 7
Wind force (Bft) 5 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 4 4
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7

Climate data from city: Bridgetown

Barbados weather by month

What is the average Barbados 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 Barbados?

Barbados lies in a straight line about 13,927 km from New Zealand (Wellington → Bridgetown).

How long is the flight to Barbados?

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

What are the largest airports in Barbados?

These are the largest airports in Barbados:

  • Sir Grantley Adams International Airport – Bridgetown

How many inhabitants are there in Barbados?

Barbados has approximately 285,719 inhabitants.

How big is Barbados?

The area of Barbados is around 430 km². It is 623x smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Barbados?

The capital of Barbados is Bridgetown.

What is the currency of Barbados?

In Barbados the Barbados dollar (BBD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 24 May 2022

  • 1 New Zealand dollar = 1.38 Barbados dollar
  • 1 Barbados dollar = 0.72 New Zealand dollar
  • 100 New Zealand dollar = 138.04 Barbados dollar
  • 100 Barbados dollar = 72.44 New Zealand dollar

What is the area code of Barbados?

The area code to call Barbados is +1809.